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Mike Farr joins Williamsons defence advocacy team

Solicitor Mike Farr has joined the defence advocacy team at East Yorkshire firm Williamsons Solicitors. Farr was attracted to the

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New trainee patent attorneys join Secerna

Intellectual property firm Secerna has added two new trainee patent attorneys to its team in York, bolstering its bioscience, physics

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20th Annual Yorkshire Legal Awards set for 10 October

The Yorkshire Legal Awards will be a double celebration this year—of the legal sector’s best and brightest within the region,

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Avison Law relocates to Leeds City Centre

Yorkshire law firm Avison Law has relocated from Bradford and taken 1,585 square feet of office space at Fountain House

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Invalesco Family Law launches in Wetherby and Leeds

A new firm focusing on family law has launched in Yorkshire. With offices in Wetherby and Leeds, Invalesco Family Law

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Simpson Millar hires new director of HR

Simpson Millar has taken the next step in its £50 million growth strategy with the appointment of a new director

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Great Legal Bake set for 25 February

The Great Legal Bake is being held during the week beginning 25 February, giving everyone in the sector an opportunity

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Ramsdens merges with Holroyd & Co

Yorkshire law firm Ramsdens Solicitors has merged with Huddersfield-based Holroyd & Co. The merger took effect from 1 February. The

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Six partner promotions get 2019 off to flying start at Ison Harrison

Law firm Ison Harrison has promoted six lawyers to partner across its network of Yorkshire offices. The six promoted are

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Ward Hadaway in Leeds sponsors Greggs Breakfast Club to help tackle food insecurity

Ward Hadaway in Leeds has partnered with Greggs to sponsor breakfast at Dixons Trinity School in Chapeltown. The initiative forms

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Irwin Mitchell in Yorkshire promotes 34 to associate and senior associate

Law firm Irwin Mitchell has promoted 90 people to associate and senior associate roles across its legal and group services

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Squire Patton Boggs raises more than £20,000 for Diabetes UK

The Leeds office of law firm Squire Patton Boggs raised more than £20,000 for Diabetes UK over the course of

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Keebles racks up deals worth in excess of half a billion

The corporate and commercial team at Keebles acted on more than 60 deals with a combined value in excess of

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New partner to expand private wealth offering at Shulmans

Leeds-based Shulmans has appointed private client and tax lawyer Julia Rangecroft to its private wealth division. Shulmans is increasing its

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Ridley & Hall continues expansion with non-lawyer promotions

Huddersfield-based Ridley & Hall has appointed its first non-lawyer partner and associate, as the firm continues its strategic growth. Operations

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Four new recruits join Clarion

Clarion has recruited four new lawyers for its real estate, commercial and intellectual property teams. Mia Branchette, Charlotte Wright, Charlie

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Switalskis signs up senior partners to lead family team

Former Zermansky Solicitors senior partners Judith Glynn and Chris Preston have joined Switalskis Solicitors to lead its family department in

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Property law specialist Guest Walker appoints new director

York-based property law specialist Guest Walker has appointed associate commercial property lawyer Deborah Barton as a director of the business.

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