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Andy Street was given the president's award by Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce

Selfridges and Andy Street take home chamber awards

Department store, law firm and recruitment consultancy among the winners at the Greater Birmingham Chamber ceremony

From left: deputy vice-president James Turner, president John Hughes and vice-president Andrew Beedham take up their new offices at Birmingham Law Society

New president unveiled for Birmingham Law Society

Banking lawyer John Hughes takes over from Mushtaq Khan and promises to expand society's reach across the region

New partner at Irwin Mitchell

Rob Laugharne steps up to partner level as part of 13 appointments nationwide by law firm

All the winners from last night's Birmingham Law Society Legal Awards

Pinsent Masons crowned law firm of the year

Practice takes home top prize at Birmingham Law Society Legal Awards with Thursfields, Jaguar Land Rover and Eversheds also among the winners

BYPY 2015 winner Katie Kershaw at last year's award ceremony

BYPY 2016: See who is judging Birmingham's top young professionals

Meet the judging panel for this year's BPS flagship awards

From left: Neonatal matron Tracey Budding, Birmingham Law Society president Mushtaq Khan and Birmingham Women's Hospital chairman Elisabeth Buggin with the Panda Resuscitaire bought with funds raised by the law society

Birmingham Law Society raises £36,000 for hospital appeal

Birmingham Women's Hospital takes delivery of a new mobile unit for transporting babies as part of fundraising appeal

Mark Kenkre and Helen Briant, Trowers & Hamlins

Trowers & Hamlins recruits dispute solicitors from DWF

Birmingham office of international law firm boosts litigation offering with trio of senior appointments

Rachel Seaton, winner of the legal award, with host Rachel Riley, Karl George from category sponsor Effective Board Member and judging panel chairman Paul Kehoe

BYPY 2016: Spotlight on legal category finalists

Focus on the three lawyers who have been shortlisted for a BPS Birmingham flagship award

Guests enjoy dinner during Birmingham Young Professional of the Year 2015

BYPY 2016: The 18 category finalists and Aspiring Talent Award shortlists have been revealed

Find out who the top 18 young professionals in Birmingham are now - in partnership with BYPY

David Fennell, chief executive of Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co

Birmingham Post Power 250: Legal

The ten people listed as the most influential in the West Midlands from the legal sector

Jon Croxford, Drummond Kerr, Philip Harrison, Partners, Meridian Private Client LLP

Law firm Meridian Private Client marks ten years

Meridian Private Client celebrated a decade in business with a reception at the Champagne Bar at Marco Pierre White's restaurant at The Cube

From left: Mark Walsh, Ian Davies and Robert Wallace of law firm Kennedys

New partners at law firm Kennedys

Trio joins Birmingham office from Lyons Davidson with experience of insurance litigation and injury claims

Richard Coates is a new corporate and commercial litigation partner with Freeths

New corporate partner at Freeths

Richard Coates joins city centre law firm from Emms Gilmore Liberson to boost corporate and commercial litigation team

Michaela Selvester, Nathan Holden, Stuart Lester, all Freeths

Freeths celebrates new office with cocktail party

Law firm Freeths celebrated its move to new offices in Birmingham city centre with a cocktails and canapés event.

Tricorn House

Law firm DAC Beachcroft trades Brindleyplace for Tricorn House

The firm is moving from 9 Brindleyplace after taking 40,000 sq ft on the fourth, fifth and part of the third floor at the building on the Hagley Road

Greg Lowson, head of Pinsent Masons in Birmingham (left), and John Hammond, UK investment director with IM Properties

55 Colmore Row secures first new tenant

Law firm Pinsent Masons signs up to revamp of historic building to relocate Birmingham office in 2017

New faces at Enoch Evans (from left) Wendy Hall, Katie Baker-Clifton, Sheena Everett, Amy Smith and Stephanie Babb

New recruits at Enoch Evans

Solicitors join employment and childcare teams at Black Country law firm

Sarah Perry is the new managing partner of Wright Hassall with chairman Nick Abell (left) and senior partner Richard Lane

Wright Hassall appoints first female managing partner

Warwickshire practice has recruited Sarah Perry to take over leadership of the firm after seven-year stint by Richard Lane

David Fennell is now chief executive of Gowling WLG (UK) which officially launches today

New chapter for Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co

Historic Birmingham law firm founded in the 1830s has launched tie up with Canadian practice to target international markets

Louise Jones is the new head of residential at Thursfields Solicitors

New head of residential at Thursfields Solicitors

Louise Jones will lead team at Worcestershire and Black Country law firm

Videos & Photos

The second class pool reopening at Moseley Road Baths in 2012

World Monuments Fund boost to Moseley Road Baths campaign

Shelley Yeomans, Pinsent Mason; Charlotte Bell, Bell Cornwall; Rachel Chapman, Pinsent Mason, attend Bell Cornwall Recruitment's anniversary party at Opus.

Birmingham recruitment firm celebrates ninth anniversary

Glastonbury revellers to enjoy pints from Birmingham-made steel cups

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