Movers

Anna Barnes

Promotions: Anna Barnes

9 October 2018

Law firm, SAS Daniels, has promoted Anna Barnes to grow its dispute resolution offering across Cheshire and Greater Manchester.

Sheena Sood, Beale & Company

Promotions: Leadership team at Beale & Company

5 October 2018

Construction and insurance specialist Beale & Company has elected its first female senior partner, Sheena Sood.

Sarah Cormack, Mills & Reeve

Lateral hire: Cormack joins Mills & Reeve

5 October 2018

National firm Mills & Reeve has welcomed new partner Sarah Cormack from Withers

Jobst von Steinsdorff, Dentons

Firm hire: Munich partner for Dentons

4 October 2018

Global firm Dentons has strengthened its banking and finance practice with the hire of Jobst von Steinsdorff, previously general counsel for the Dusseldorf-based private bank Bankhaus Lampe. Steinsdorff has joined Dentons’ Munich office as partner at the beginning of the month.

Emily Barcilon, Clarke Willmott

Firm hire: Clarke Willmott expands in Manchester

3 October 2018

National firm Clarke Willmott LLP is expanding its family department in Manchester with the hire of Emily Barcilon from Myersons in Altrincham.

Adrian wallace index

Firm hire: London Real Estate specialist joins Asserson as a partner

3 October 2018

Asserson, an English Law firm based in Tel Aviv, is delighted to announce that Adrian Wallace is joining the firm as a partner.

IFLG partners

Appointments: International Family Law takes on three partners

1 October 2018

Specialist London firm International Family Law Group LLP has announced that Emma Nash Stuart Clark and Michael Allum have been appointed partners.

Jane Rudge, Thursfields

Promotion: Thursfields makes Rudge a director

1 October 2018

Jane Rudge, one of Thursfields Solicitors’ leading Black Country lawyers, has been promoted to the position of director. Rudge, originally from Edinburgh, started her professional life in the legal department of investment bank Morgan Stanley in Canary Wharf.

Baldish Khatkar, Lodders

Firm hire: senior associate at Lodders

1 October 2018

The Birmingham-based family law practice of regional firm Lodders has recruited divorce and financial specialist Baldish Khatkar as senior associate. She joins Lodders from specialist family law firm Blair Allison.

Adam Kidd and Kelly Parks

Firm hire: Kidd joins family team

27 September 2018

Derbyshire firm Banner Jones has expanded its Family Law team with the appointment of solicitor Adam Kidd to its Chesterfield office.

Owen Rees

Firm hire: DWF appoints new catastrophic injury lawyer partner

26 September 2018

Partner Owen Rees has been appointed to DWF’s Catastrophic Injury Team where he will join the Practice Group board to lead organic growth within the business’s Leeds office and nationally.

Ellie Lorimer (centre) with David Kendall, partner and Rebecca Procter, partner and head of family department, Wollen Michelmore

Firm hire: Wollen lures Lorimer back to Devon

25 September 2018

Family solicitor Ellie Lorimer London solicitor has joined South Devon firm Wollen Michelmore after five years in London. She will be the family lead in the firm’s Dartmouth office, offering family legal services to local clients. Her main area of expertise is dealing with matrimonial finances upon divorce and ...

Juliette Peters and Jessica May

Firm opening: Boutique divorce and family practice

24 September 2018

City partners Juliette Peters and Jessica May have opened the doors to Peters May LLP, a boutique divorce and family law practice based in Mayfair, London.

Sahana Grimaldi, Kevin Robertson and Ian Wildish

Womble Bond Dickinson hires solicitor apprentices in Newcastle

21 September 2018

Transatlantic  firm Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) has recruited two new solicitor apprentices to join the firm’s Newcastle office.

DAS Law graduate intake

Seven join graduate academy of DAS Law in Bristol

21 September 2018

DAS Law has welcomed a new intake to its innovative Graduate Academy with seven aspiring lawyers joining the 2018 apprenticeship programme at the Bristol-based firm.

Mary Walker, Gordons

Firm hire: Mary Walker moves to Gordons

17 September 2018

A highly regarded employment partner at Hull-headquartered Andrew Jackson Solicitors has joined Yorkshire firm Gordons. Walker has more than 20 years’ experience, including being made a partner at Gosschalks at just 28 years old before becoming the firm’s head of employment.

Rachel Darrell and Gareth Curtis, Stowe Family Law

Firm hire: Darrell joins Stowe Family Law

17 September 2018

Solicitor Rachel Darrell has joined the central Manchester office of Stowe Family Law, the UK’s largest specialist family law firm. Darrell advises on all aspects of family law including divorce, matrimonial finances and cohabitation disputes as well as having experience in private children law.

James Ward, Kingsley Napley

Firm hire: James Ward joins Kingsley Napley

11 September 2018

James Ward has joined Kingsley Napley LLP as a partner and head of its private client team. He was previously head of private wealth at Seddons. Linda Woolley, managing partner at Kingsley Napley, said: ’James is a great fit for Kingsley Napley. His brief is to further grow our private ...

Rebecca Clarke, senior associate; Anthony Fairweather, private client managing director; Nicola Walker, senior associate

Firm hires: private client team at Clarke Willmott

10 September 2018

National firm Clarke Willmott LLP has expanded its Manchester office with the appointment of an experienced private client team.

James betts

Firm hire: James Betts joins Irwin Mitchell in Manchester

7 September 2018

The Manchester office of national law firm Irwin Mitchell has boosted its education law expertise with the appointment of solicitor James Betts.

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