Legal

Sills & Betteridge announce team expansion

Sills & Betteridge announce team expansion

King Street law firm Sills & Betteridge (incorporating MacLaren Britton), welcomes two new faces to their family law team following the recent transfer of Dominic Lee and appointment of Caroline Lancaster. Dominic, a graduate of the University of Nottingham, joined the firm’s Lincoln office as a trainee solicitor three years ago, and now specialises in all aspects of divorce and separation. He moves to Nottingham to work closely with the head of the team John …

CONTINUE READING
Legal

Fraser Brown promotes key member of its franchising and commercial team

Fraser Brown promotes key member of its franchising and commercial team

Nottingham-based law firm Fraser Brown Solicitors has announced the promotion of Fiona Boswell to partner. Fiona, who is a BFA (British Franchise Association) qualified franchise professional and recommended lawyer for franchising in legal directories, joined Fraser Brown in 2015 and has more than 20 years’ experience in the industry. As the head of franchising and commercial services at Fraser Brown, Fiona co-ordinates the franchise team and advises businesses on all legal aspects concerning franchising, including …

CONTINUE READING
Legal

Legal heavyweight joins Fraser Brown’s Lincoln office

Legal heavyweight joins Fraser Brown’s Lincoln office

Leading law firm Fraser Brown Solicitors has announced the appointment of Ed Capes as corporate finance partner in its newly established Lincoln office. Ed joins the firm from Sills & Betteridge where he worked as a corporate partner for more than 10 years, providing advice and support on a wide range of transactional projects for a diverse portfolio of clients. Ed joins a highly regarded corporate team at Fraser Brown as part of the firm’s …

CONTINUE READING
Legal

Local law firm builds commercial property team by three

Local law firm builds commercial property team by three

Fraser Brown Solicitors has expanded its Nottingham-based commercial property team by three, with the appointment of Kerry Elliott as a senior associate, Zaheera Suleman as a solicitor and Alicia Yilmaz as a paralegal. Kerry Elliot, who has 17 years of experience in the industry joins Fraser Brown from Rothera Sharp. In her new role, Kerry will be responsible for assisting and supervising the wider commercial property team working with a number of high-profile clients and …

CONTINUE READING
Legal

East Midlands law firm, Sills & Betteridge LLP has announced the appointment of six new equity partners.

East Midlands law firm, Sills & Betteridge LLP has announced the appointment of six new equity partners.

The new partners are; Euan McLaughlin, Chrystal Theofanous, James Conduit, Mo Hayes, Malachy McGill and James Proctor. All joined the firm as trainee or newly qualified solicitors, demonstrating the firm’s strong commitment to the development of its people and a strategy to nurture strong leaders that can be promoted from within the firm. Commenting on the appointments, Andrew Payne, Sills & Betteridge Senior Partner said, “Whilst by no means typical of a lot of firms, …

CONTINUE READING
Legal Property

Fraser Brown fortifies its residential property team

Fraser Brown fortifies its residential property team

Fraser Brown Solicitors has bolstered its residential property team with the appointment of professionals Georgia McGuire, Helen Ford, Natalia Shuttlewood, Nicholas Raynor, Megan Ward, Georgie Lloyd, Anna Fussey and Alex Jepson. The team is the largest of its kind in the East Midlands and is made up of 33 professionals situated across Fraser Brown’s four offices in Nottinghamshire and Lincoln. The firm’s team continue to expand across the region to meet the growing demand for …

CONTINUE READING
Business Legal

New hires for Swindell & Pearson as firm continues to grow

New hires for Swindell & Pearson as firm continues to grow

Bondholder and patent and trade mark attorney firm Swindell & Pearson has welcomed two new trade mark attorneys and a trainee patent attorney as the firm continues to help local and international clients protect their valuable intellectual property rights.   Shaun Sherlock has joined as a UK and European trade mark attorney and Karen Wilson joins as a European trade mark attorney. Both previously worked for leading UK patent and trade mark firms before making the decision to …

CONTINUE READING
Legal

Exam Success at East Midlands Patent and Trade Mark Firm

Exam Success at East Midlands Patent and Trade Mark Firm

East Midlands based patent and trade mark attorney firm Swindell & Pearson is delighted to announce that Associate Tim Gilbert has passed his recent set of qualifying exams and has now become a European Patent Attorney. Tim joined Swindell & Pearson in 2013 after completing a PhD at the University of Birmingham in Civil Engineering. Prior to this Tim obtained a first class honours degree in Civil Engineering at the same university. Commenting on his …

CONTINUE READING
Legal

Local law firm shortlisted for prestigious award

Local law firm shortlisted for prestigious award

Fraser Brown Solicitors’ conveyancing team has been shortlisted for a prestigious award in the Law Firm Services (LFS) Conveyancing Awards 2018. The conveyancing team, which is made up of 33 professionals situated throughout the firm’s four offices across Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire, has been shortlisted for the Regional Conveyancing Firm of the Year Award. The team deals with all types of residential property transactions from auction sales to £1m purchases, combining 21st century technology with legal …

CONTINUE READING
Charity Legal

Run a marathon relay for LOROS

Run a marathon relay for LOROS

Teams of runners are invited to take part in the sixth Cummins Relay Challenge at October’s 2018 Leicester Marathon to raise money for the Leicestershire hospice LOROS. More than £47,000 has been raised in the event’s first five years, and the organisers at Cummins Employment Solicitors are keen to take the running total beyond £60,000 this year. The full or half marathon are available for teams of four runners from businesses, other organisations or family and friends. And for …

CONTINUE READING