Annual partner and director promotions at Walker Morris hit a ten-year high

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18/05/2017

Walker Morris has announced that it has appointed 4 new partners and 12 directors as part of this year’s promotion cycle, as the Firm accelerates its investment in the development of its specialist teams.

The appointments have been made across the key departments of Walker Morris and reflect the Firm’s strategy of continuing to enhance its national full service offering by strengthening and developing its specialist areas.

  • Will Cousins – Real Estate
  • Nick Lees – Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Martin McKeague – Real Estate Litigation
  • Alison Ogley – Planning & Environment

The new directors are:

  • Cameron Baloyi-Rigby – Real Estate
  • Ruth Bamforth – Pensions
  • Mark Byrne – Real Estate
  • Alistair McHenry – Sport
  • Steve Nixon – Real Estate

Commenting on the appointments Managing Partner, Ian Gilbert, said:

“I was very pleased this year to announce the highest number of partner and director promotions in the Firm for 10 years. These promotions very much reflect the investment that we have made over recent years in talent engagement, which in turn supports our long-term strategy of investing in and developing in-depth, high-quality specialist expertise to support our clients. I’d like to congratulate and thank all our new partners and directors for the hard work and commitment that they have shown in achieving their promotions.”

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