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Solicitor and paralegal join Myton Law

Amy Jackson and Jessica Mackenzie have joined Myton Law, the Hull-based specialist shipping, rail and logistics law firm. Jackson is

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Haddleton Legal recruits commercial and construction specialist

Haddleton Legal has added specialist commercial and construction lawyer Bob Crampton to its team. Crampton has previously worked in-house within

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Park Square barristers receive government panel call-up

Sixteen members of the Park Square Barristers regulatory team have been appointed to the specialist panel representing several public bodies

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DLA Piper promotes three in Leeds

DLA Piper has promoted three Leeds-based lawyers to its partnership as part of its annual promotions round, effective 1 May.

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Redundancy and you: Ison Harrison’s Yunus Lunat explains what to do

Yunus Lunat, head of employment at Ison Harrison Solicitors, provides a helpful guide to dealing with redundancy I’ve been made

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North Yorkshire Law chooses charity for 2019

The charity for young people, SASH, will receive backing from North Yorkshire Law this year. Members of the North Yorkshire

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Jones Myers solicitor to chair YRes

Jones Myers solicitor Rosanna Hyett has been appointed chair of the Young Resolution (YRes) committee. YRes represents the next generation

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Forward with Shulmans programme yields partner promotion

Shulmans has promoted one of its commercial property associates to partner as part of its career development scheme. Under the

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Birth injuries, paternal depression and secondary victim claims

Hector Stamboulieh, in-house counsel at ARAG, examines birth injuries, paternal depression and secondary victim claims I read a very interesting

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Wake Smith senior solicitor retires after 43 years

A Wake Smith senior solicitor will retire at Easter, after a rewarding career serving the local community for 43 years.

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Wrigleys names new managing partner

Marie-Louise Hamilton has been appointed managing partner of Wrigleys Solicitors. Hamilton is also joint head of the private client team

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Addleshaw Goddard to advise 2019 UCI Road World Championships in Yorkshire

Addleshaw Goddard is providing legal services to the 2019 UCI Road World Championships in Yorkshire. As an official supplier, the

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Stone King moves into One Park Row

Law firm Stone King has moved to a new home in central Leeds to accommodate its growing team. The firm

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Ramsdens care partner becomes deputy district judge

Ramsdens Solicitors care partner Vikki Horspool has been appointed as a deputy district judge in the North Eastern Circuit. Horspool

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Mills & Reeve corporate deals hit £300m mark

Mills & Reeve is looking to expand its corporate team in Leeds after securing client wins and advising on deals

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Clarion pledges to raise £10,000 for St Gemma’s Hospice

Clarion has chosen St Gemma’s Hospice as its nominated charity, and the Leeds law firm has pledged to raise £10,000

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Wilkinson Woodward promotes property specialist

Wilkinson Woodward has promoted property specialist Melanie Leadbitter to director. Leadbitter joined the conveyancing team at Wilkinson Woodward in 2014

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Keebles boosts Doncaster commercial property department with two hires

Senior associate Wendy Martin and solicitor Holly Langman have joined the commercial property team of Keebles in Doncaster. Martin brings

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