Law firm Lodders has announced six new hires following a period of sustained growth. The firm, based in the Midlands and South West, has 25 partners and over 130 fee earners on its staff.
Lodders’ managing partner Paul Mourton said: “The firm has seen sustained growth in work across the board, and an increase in client instructions as a result. Our latest high-calibre appointments support our strategy and ambition to become the law firm of choice in the Midlands and South West, and our commitment to developing the next generation of legal experts.”
The new hires include Dispute Resolution law specialist Ellie Crofts, joining from Wright Hassall in Leamington Spa.
Ellie said: “I have been looking to make a move to a well-respected and established law firm with a growing property litigation offering, and Lodders delivers on all counts. The firm has a fantastic reputation for the quality of its solicitors, client service and legal advice, and for being a great place to work.
“I bring 10 years of experience in residential leasehold management, property and land dispute resolution, acting for a range of clients from private individuals to FTSE 100 companies.”
Priscilla Macleod joins as a Solicitor in the Real Estate practice, leaving Thomas Legal in Gloucester.
Alexia Haines joins as a Solicitor in the Private Client practice from Gately Plc, Birmingham.
Lodders’ other new hires are Katie Mann, who joins as a Trainee Solicitor with her first seat in the Private Client practice, Matthew Harris as a Paralegal in the Corporate and Commercial team, and Kate Farrelly as a Paralegal in the Family Law team.