West Midlands law firm mfg Solicitors has boosted its commercial team with a brace of new appointments.
The firm, which is headquartered in Kidderminster and has seven other offices, has recruited associates Samanthan Paxton and Janet Humphries.
Ms Paxton, who has joined from the Birmingham office of Eversheds, has spent eight years in the industry and specialises in commercial property including estate management for private and public sector landlords and tenants, acquisitions and property sale and lease back deals.
Ms Humphries is an experienced corporate lawyer who has advised clients across the UK over the past 20 years.
She specialises in business transfers, corporate finance and advising companies seeking financial investment.
Both will work across the firm's network of offices with commercial partner Sarah Astbury.
She said: "Samantha and Janet both join us with outstanding reputations for their expertise, experience and advice across a whole host of corporate and commercial legal matters.
"Together they will be immense assets to mfg and for our clients as we continue to develop services we provide across both the public and private sectors.
"They join at a time of growth and both have the calibre to fit seamlessly into what is an already experienced team. I am certain they will contribute to the ongoing success of the firm in the months and years ahead."
mfg Solicitors has 33 partners and employs over 160 people.