Family Business United, in association with leading East of England law firm Birketts, is delighted to announce the family firms that are in contention for the East and East Anglia Family Business of the Year Award 2017.
Juliet Harvey, a Chartered Legal Executive and Collaborative Lawyer, has joined the Family Law Team as a Senior Associate.
Amy Guest has joined Birketts’ Employment Law Team as a Senior Associate.
Vicki Mitman, an Associate in Birketts’ Franchise Team, has been elected as Chair of the British Franchise Association’s Affiliate Forum.
Solicitor Andrew Wood, who is based in Norwich, has been sworn in by Dutch Ambassador to the UK Simon Smits as the new Honorary Consul for the Kingdom of the Netherlands for Norwich, with responsibility for the counties of Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk and Cambridgeshire.
Birketts has advised Freedman Electronics Group on the acquisition of the surround sound recording marque SoundField from TSL Products for an undisclosed sum.
Tim Hall has joined Birketts’ Construction and Engineering Team as a Legal Director. Tim has over 20 years’ experience and specialises in non-contentious engineering and construction law.
Teams from across Birketts are putting their best foot forward and ‘Walking Home For Christmas'.
Birketts, the top 100 law firm based in the East of England, has expanded its Norwich office with three new appointments.
Birketts has expanded its Ipswich office with seven new appointments during recent months.
Birketts recently hosted its annual property seminars in Ipswich and Norwich together with local accountancy and surveying practices. Over 300 delegates from across East Anglia attended the seminars which provided an update on regional property market activity and current legal and tax issues.
Twenty teams of estate agents made a bid to win the annual residential property quiz night organised by Birketts on 10 November.
Birketts' ladies golfers enjoyed a successful day competing in the Arnold Keys’ Charity Golf Day at Bawburgh Golf Club in aid of MIND Norwich.
Birketts has further strengthened its Cambridge office with ten new appointments during recent months.
Birketts has been named ‘Corporate Law Firm of the Year’ at the Insider Media Central & East Dealmakers Awards 2016.