Scottish law firm announces promotions

from top left: Lauren Thomson; John Morrison; Alison Rochester; Lucy Hall; Neil Cowan; and Gavin Charlton.

SCOTTISH law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP has announced a number of promotions.

Construction law specialist Lauren Thomson and corporate finance specialist John Morrison, both of whom have been with the firm since traineeship, are promoted from lawyer to partner.

Lawyers Alison Rochester, Lucy Hall, Neil Cowan and Gavin Charlton are all to become legal directors.

Andrew Blain, Shepherd and Wedderburn managing partner, said: “These well-deserved promotions recognise our lawyers’ specialist expertise, their knowledge and understanding of the sectors in which they operate, and their ongoing commitment to delivering client service of the highest quality.

“We congratulate them on their achievement and wish them every success as they embark on the next stage of their careers at Shepherd and Wedderburn.” 

All new posts are effective from May 1.

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