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BPBA 2016 FULL shortlist revealed

See who has made the short list for this year's business awards

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

Winners from the 2016 Future Faces Awards (from left) Andrew Ward, Beth Farminer, Raj Patel, Sophie Drake and Vincent Fabre

Bright future for Deutsche Bank after triple win

Beth Farminer crowned overall Future Face of Greater Birmingham at second annual award ceremony run by chamber of commerce

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

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

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

Team from Lion Picture Framing Supplies which is taking part in 2016 Great Birmingham Run Business Challenge

Hundreds of runners ready for Great Birmingham Run Business Challenge

More than 300 businesspeople have signed up with their companies to take part in annual Business Challenge competition

BPS Birmingham Future's new chairman Tara Tomes (left) with outgoing chairman Rebecca Simkiss

BPS Birmingham Future unveils new top team

Chairman and deputy chairman appointed as new partnership launched in conjunction with Aston Business School

Eversheds joins combined authority panel

Law firm appointed to legal panel of newly formed combined authority to advise on three areas of law

David Fennell, chief executive of Gowling WLG (UK)

Revenue rise after 'momentous years' for Gowling WLG

Law firm born out of historic practice Wragge & Co welcomes boost in turnover and pre-tax profit

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

How will Birmingham and the region's economy look in 2030?

Time to speak up on Greater Birmingham's economic future

Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership wants to hear the views of public and businesses to shape the economic future of the West Midlands over the next 14 years

St Philips Chambers merges with London set

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

The judging panel for the 2016 Future Faces competition (from left) Alan Gilmour, Justice Williams, Nick Holzer and Russell Jeans

Birmingham chamber's Future Faces Awards shortlist unveiled

Candidates revealed who are vying for prizes in second annual awards run by young professionals' arm of Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce

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

Enoch Evans boosts IP team

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

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

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

Videos & Photos

JLR site in Lode Lane Solihull updated

Jaguar Land Rover lorry death - tributes paid to young worker

Land Rover at Solihull updated

Man dies after being trapped by lorry at Jaguar Land Rover plant

Steven Potter, RLB; Phil Pollard, BSD Design; Louise Brooke-Smith, Brooke Smith Planning; Bob Ghosh, K4-Architects.

Planning firm hosts popular annual reception

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