Andrew Jackson Solicitors hires new financial director and appoints three solicitors

Andrew Jackson Solicitors has hired a new financial director and appointed three newly qualified solicitors.

Peter Taylor is the firm’s new financial director, a recently created role for Andrew Jackson.

Managing partner Mark Pearson-Kendall said of Taylor’s appointment: “Peter brings the ideal blend of commercial, strategic and client-focused commitment to delivering excellent service. The firm continues to grow, in terms of the breadth and scale of the work we are delivering, as reflected by our requirement for Peter’s expertise.”

Taylor (pictured) added: “I am delighted and excited to be leading the finance function of the firm this financial year and aim to use my experience to add real value to the Andrew Jackson team, which has already built a reputation for delivering effective, commercially-focused solutions for their clients.”

“I look forward to playing my part in ensuring that, collectively, we build on this success and continue to provide an exceptional service that is tailored to the needs of the businesses and individuals we work with.”

Andrew Jackson’s new solicitors are Rachel Joyce and Harry Mills, who have taken up roles in the firm’s litigation and commercial property teams based in Hull, as well Grace Moreton, who remains with the corporate department in the York office.

Pearson-Kendall said: “Having undertaken their training contracts with the firm, Rachel, Harry and Grace have already developed strong relationships with our clients and have shown their commitment to providing them with trusted, commercial legal advice.”

“I have every confidence that they will continue to make a valuable contribution to our combined achievements, and we’re very pleased to have them on board as we look ahead to a very busy new financial year across our departments and offices.”