Leading Yorkshire law firm Berwins has announced the promotion of four solicitors to support further growth in its Life and Business teams.
Natasha Guest (Dispute Resolution) and Kathy Varley (Life) are promoted to Senior Associate, while Dan Snedden (Court of Protection) and Sam Crich (Commercial) become Associates.
The promotions come at the end of an exciting year for Berwins which has seen the launch of a new brand and identity as part of a strategic growth plan.
Commenting on the announcement, Managing Director Sarah Smith said, “We’re delighted to have made these appointments and to see the careers of these talented individuals blossom.”
“Since joining the firm, each has proved themselves to be exemplary professionals, committed not only to delivering the highest levels of client care and legal advice but also to taking a proactive approach to business growth.”
Newly appointed Senior Associate Natasha has played instrumental role in the growth of Berwins’ Dispute Resolution team which has acted in raft of complex cases – including those in the Court of Appeal – over the past 12 months.
Kathy – a qualified accountant as well as solicitor – offers families planning for the future with a fresh perspective on matters around wills and trusts
As part of his Court of Protection work, Dan focuses on assisting people with capacity issues, helping their families with support where it is needed and empowering independence wherever possible.
Sam specialises in advising IT and technology companies on issues relating to commercial agreements and data protection matters.