Harrogate-based Raworths Solicitors has grown its team by making five new appointments to support the expansion of its corporate, family and commercial property units in addition to adding a marketing function.
Ryan Dhinsa and Claire Hunter join as solicitors, Lisa Virdee as chartered legal executive, Jennifer Webber joins as a paralegal and Rachel Lowe as marketing manager at the firm which has provided legal services to individuals and businesses in Harrogate and the district for over 125 years.
The new recruits will add weight to various teams at the firm and highlight the continued strategy to deliver specialist advice under one roof, an approach that has been well received by the firm’s client base.
Ryan will support the Commercial Property team in all the areas of work carried out by the unit, Claire advises in all aspects of family law and will support the existing structure with her experience of divorce, resolving disputes in respect of children and cohabitation. Lisa will join the Trusts Wills and Estates team, one of the biggest in North Yorkshire and her appointment will take the team to 19 people.
Jennifer joins the Corporate team and will support the team acting for a variety of clients in corporate transactions including acquisitions, disposals and mergers. Her role will see her deal with corporate governance and general English company law. Rachel Lowe joins the firm as marketing manager and brings over 20 years’ experience working as a business development professional in the legal sector.
Zoe Robinson, managing partner said: “We are delighted to welcome these new team members on board. Their addition mirror our approach which is to provide our clients with a broad offering, providing numerous specialisms under one roof in a trusted environment.”