Blacks announces two new partners and eight associate promotions

Blacks Solicitors has announced the creation of two new partners and the promotion of eight solicitors to associate.

Nick Rhodes of the wills and probate team and Richard Buono of the corporate and commercial team have both been promoted to partner, bringing the total number of partners at the firm to 19.

The eight new associate solicitors are Andrew Challener and Aimee Jackson (both property law); Stephanie Douthwaite (family law); Aimee Hutchinson (commercial dispute resolution); Lucy Rigden (wills and probate); Saby Sambhi (corporate and commercial); Kitty Toor (Blacks Connect and Blacks Direct); and David Ward (employment law).

Managing partner Chris Allen, said: “These promotions are thoroughly deserved and we are delighted to see these individuals progressing within the firm. Each one of them has proven themselves through their hard work, commitment and dedication to provide the best possible service to our clients.”