ADDLESHAW Goddard has announced David Kirchin, as new head of Scotland for the legal firm.
David, who succeeds Malcolm McPherson, will also continue in his advisory role as a corporate partner.
He said: “I am delighted to succeed Malcolm in this role and am proud to have been a part of all that has been achieved in our business in Scotland. Our business has grown and developed significantly across the practice areas and sectors in which we operate.
“I also want to thank my colleagues for their impressive efforts through this period of health and economic challenge, they have shown true professionalism in their resilience and ability to adapt in supporting our clients. “
John Joyce, Addleshaw Goddard managing partner, said: “David is one of our best-connected partners, excellent at building strong relationships with clients and enthusiastic about growing AGs brand in Scotland and so he is absolutely the ideal person to lead, encourage and ensure that we continue to expand our business in this key market.”