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Nigel Poole is the new head of Kings Chambers

New chief at Kings Chambers

Nigel Poole steps up to the top role after 13 years with Birmingham-based civil barristers' set

Who will join 2016 champion Abby Corfan on the list of BYPY winners?

BYPY 2017 finalists unveiled

Shortlist announced for annual celebration of young talent in Birmingham's professional services community

Gowling WLG has expanded its partnership at Two Snowhill

Gowling expands top team with three new partners

  • Law

Trio join partnership at historic Birmingham law firm plus a round up of other appointments from the West Midlands legal sector

Chris Owen collects his lifetime achievement award at the Birmingham Law Society Legal Awards 2017

Legal 'legend' given lifetime award by Birmingham Law Society

Chris Owen's 50-year career recognised at last night's ceremony as West Midlands legal sector is celebrated at annual awards

Family and Divorce Law feature in Birmingham Post supplement

Latest special pullout looks at one of the most emotive areas of the legal profession

Legal 500: The Birmingham Post guide to top law firms

Special supplement looks at all the key players from different parts of the legal sector across the West Midlands

From left: Hamer Associates' managing director Jonathan Stott and chairman Charles Hamer with Gateley's chief executive Michael Ward

Gateley seals second post-float deal

Law firm buys Birmingham property consultancy Hamer Associates in £2m deal

Partner Louise Wilson with Richard Coates, partner and head of dispute management in the Birmingham office of law firm Freeths

Freeths adds partner to litigation team in Birmingham

Louise Wilson joins practice from Gowlings WLG with experience of dealing with professional negligence claims

Promotions at Shakespeare Martineau

  • Law

Solicitors step up to legal director and associate roles in West Midlands offices of law firm

DLA Piper has confirmed plans to shed jobs at its Birmingham base

DLA Piper confirms Poland outsourcing move

Law firm will shed more than 20 jobs in Birmingham as it strives to 'operate more effectively'

Peter McLintock, corporate partner at Mills & Reeve

Flurry of deals for Mills & Reeve

Law firm's Birmingham corporate team works on £5bn worth of transactions

From left: Lodders' new associates Rebecca Bradley, Amrit Samra and Rachel Phillips

Trio of promotions at Lodders

  • Law

Three step up to associate level at Stratford office of Midlands law firm

Rob Day, Jon Wilbourne, Jan Thompson, Kerwoods; Ian Parker, Richard Caley, Stephen Priest, Kerwoods.

Kerwood Solicitors welcomed clients to their annual barbecue

Redditch law firm Kerwood Solicitors held their annual barbecue at Redditch Golf Club

From left: Parter and head of employment Tim Jones; associate Amy Brokenshire, solicitor Ellie Williams and partner Kirsty McEwen

Higgs & Sons boosts Black Country team

  • Law

Law firm grows its employment and private client department at Brierley Hill base

Sue Boyce, Coventry Building Society; Sarah Perry, Wright Hassall; Linda Berry, Capgemini

​Wright Hassall's guests enjoy evening of networking and glamour

Wright Hassall and business contacts of the Leamington-based law firm enjoyed an evening of networking and glamour at a fashion show

St Philips Chambers merges with London set

Birmingham-based barristers' set joins forces with chamber known for its work in shipping

Managing partner David Evans and intellectual property specialist Amy Hylton, Enoch Evans

Enoch Evans boosts IP team

  • Law

Amy Hylton joins Black Country law firm to advise clients on trademark law and protection of assets

Team at Talbots (from left): Louise Jones, James Wright, Mary Mocklow, Lisa Burton and Donna Croot

Law firm Talbots commits £1m to expansion

  • Law

Practice has also moved to a new office as it plans to hit the £01m turnover mark in 2016

Mushtaq Khan, President, Birmingham Law Society with The Neales, Britain's Got Talent 2015 finalists

West Midland lawyers out in force for awards night

The West Midlands legal sector was out in force for the annual Birmingham Law Society Legal Awards

From left: Richard Cooper and Peter Adkins are welcomed to the team at Emms Gilmore Liberson by the firm's co-founders Stephen Gilmore and Greg Emms

Birmingham law firm boosts senior team

  • Law

Brace of high-level appointments at Emms Gilmore Liberson as directors of regulatory services and commercial litigation join the team


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