Ramsdens makes several promotions in specialist areas

Ramsdens Solicitors has made a number of senior promotions.

The promotions illustrate the firm’s focus on increasing specialism and expertise as they include lawyers from different practice areas.

Gareth Dando has been promoted to senior associate in employment.

Associate promotions include Jane Holroyd and Beth Whiteoak in commercial property, Michael Robinson in private client, and Rebecca Sargent in the family team.

All of the associate promotions trained with Ramsdens.

Paul Joyce, managing partner at Ramsdens, said: “These promotions underline Ramsdens’ commitment to acknowledging the contribution of our colleagues, and supporting their ambitions and development, helping us to retain talent in our firm and in the region. We look forward to seeing them all flourish in their new positions.”

Ramsdens merger

Earlier this year, Ramsdens merged with Huddersfield-based Holroyd & Co.

The merger took effect from 1 February. The combined firm boasts 14 offices and 300 members of staff.

In April, the firm’s care partner, Vikki Horspool, was appointed as a deputy district judge in the North Eastern Circuit.

Horspool sits in Humberside and South Yorkshire as a deputy district judge. She remains a member of the firm’s care team.

Pictured: Gareth Dando, Rebecca Sargent, Michael Robinson, Beth Whiteoak and Jane Holroyd