Back to homepage
Business Development Community Legal News

Ron Whitlam, hlw Keeble Hawson senior partner and co-founder retires after 24 years

hlw Keeble Hawson senior partner, Ron Whitlam, is stepping down after almost a quarter of a century at the firm. Whitlam became the third partner of hlw, then called Hartley

Appointments Business Development Community Legal News

Personal injury specialist joins Atherton Godfrey

Atherton Godfrey has appointed personal injury specialist Katrina Elsey. Elsey (pictured below) joins the firm from Irwin Mitchell, where she worked in a large personal injury department. She has almost

Business Development Community Legal News

Wrigleys welcomes rural property specialists

Wrigleys Solicitors has welcomed Maria Graylen and Caroline Hawcroft to its rural property team. Graylen and Hawcroft will add support for the expanding numbers of clients with rural property interests.

Business Development Community Legal News

Squire Patton Boggs Moves to 6 Wellington Place in Leeds

Squire Patton Boggs has moved into new premises at 6 Wellington Place in Leeds. The firm, which has a proud history of over 130 years in Yorkshire, is occupying 32,000

Appointments Business Development Legal News

Andrew Jackson hands four paralegals training contracts

Andrew Jackson has given former paralegals Charlotte O’Connor, Rachel Joyce, Grace Howell and Harry Mills training contracts. The new trainees will commence their training with their current departments O’Connor remains

Business Development Legal News

DLA Piper advises Maintel Holdings on Azzurri Communications acquisition

DLA Piper has advised leading systems integrator and managed services provider, Maintel Holdings , on the company’s proposed £48.5 million takeover of Azzurri Communications Group. Azzurri Communications is a technology

Business Development Legal News

Williamsons moves into Beverley’s tower in the town

Hull-based Williamsons Solicitors has opened its third East Yorkshire branch office. The practice has moved into premises formerly occupied by Davis Davidson Solicitors in the iconic Tower House in Beverley.

Business Development Community Legal News

Shulmans and University of Law launch first national sports law negotiation competition

Shulmans has teamed up with the University of Law in Leeds to launch the UK’s first national sports law negotiation competition. Available to 16 universities across the UK, the competition

Business Development Legal News

Sheffield solicitor calls for greater transparency in legal charges

Sheffield solicitor Jeremy Brooke has called for greater transparency and fairness in the way that law firms charge for their services. Brooke’s comments have come following a major new survey