Nine promoted to Partner at Weightmans

All new Partners are now in post as of 1 May 2017, as the firm ushered in a new structure under the most ambitious strategic review for generations.

National law firm Weightmans LLP has made up nine Associates to Partner, in the biggest round of Fixed Share Member promotions in five years.

The new Partners and their respective specialist client areas are:

  • Dewi Ap Thomas, Regulatory
  • Nilesh Bathia, Public Bodies (Healthcare)
  • Deborah Edwards, Insurance (Disease)
  • James Hough, Public Bodies (Healthcare)
  • Keith Jones, Insurance (Disease)
  • James Knowles, Private Client (WTTP)
  • Alex Marler, Insurance (Speciality)
  • Simon Turner, Public Bodies (Healthcare)
  • Hannah Walsh, Public Bodies (Local Gov & Emergency Services)

All new Partners are now in post as of 1 May 2017, as the firm ushered in a new structure under the most ambitious strategic review for generations.

Weightmans’ Managing Partner John Schorah said:

"It is always a great privilege to recognise the contribution, dedication and talent of our people. Our new Partners possess strong leadership skills and unwavering commitments to clients, and these promotions are very well deserved.

"The legal industry is changing and the law firms of the future will need to be prepared to deliver advice and support in new and different ways. By reviewing our structure and investing in our people and their skills, we will ensure that we are more than ready to provide the services our clients require in these changing times."

 

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