Raft of promotions at Bevan Brittan’s Bristol office

May 8, 2019

National law firm Bevan Brittan has promoted eight lawyers in its Bristol head office as part of its end-of-financial year promotions round.

The promotions, which have taken immediate effect, include two new legal directors, a new senior associate and five new associates. 

Richard Hiscoke (commercial & infrastructure) and Anne Palmer (litigation, advisory & regulatory) are the new legal directors while Simon Boyes (property) has been promoted to senior associate.

The new associates are Yasmin Allan (litigation, advisory & regulatory), Anna Davies (commercial & infrastructure), Anna Elliott (commercial & infrastructure), Bethan Price (clinical risk) and Matthew Tucker (property).

Bevan Brittan is one of Bristol’s largest law firms in Bristol, with around 230 legal professionals and support staff in the city, including 28 partners.

Head of the Bristol office Rosemary Jago said: “I am delighted that we are in a position to promote eight lawyers in Bristol. Legal director is a new position that recognises those lawyers who have exceptional knowledge, gained over time, in a particular aspect of law and who are often called upon to provide a valuable contribution within complex matters.

“Richard and Anne are the first of these and we look forward to making further such appointments in the future.

“It has been another successful year for Bevan Brittan and these appointments recognise that success as well as the quality and strength in depth of the talent we have in the firm.

“It is very pleasing to see so many lawyers promoted this year, a reflection of our culture that supports individuals in their career progression, based solely on talent and merit which has been clearly demonstrated in these latest, well-deserved, promotions.”

A total of 18 individuals have been promoted across the firm, which also has offices in Birmingham, Leeds and London.

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