Nine new Partners promoted in Birketts’ internal promotions


06 June 2022

Birketts is delighted to welcome nine new Partners to the firm’s partnership, bringing the total number of Partners to 98.

Joining the partnership are: Denise Findlay (Family), Devreaux Gravell (Banking and Finance), Nick Burt (Corporate), Julie Gowland (Regulatory and Corporate Defence), Helen Stewart (Commercial Property), Tom Verrill (Agriculture), Tom Hodges (Shipping), Hayley Pettit (Private Client Advisory) and Stuart Jones (Agriculture).

These promotions are the culmination of another successful 12 months, which has seen the firm climb to 58th in The Lawyer Top 200 rankings.

CEO Jonathan Agar said: “These lawyers have demonstrated throughout their careers with Birketts everything they bring to the firm. Their expertise, their drive and their understanding of their clients are all invaluable assets, so we are sure they will play vital roles in pushing Birketts to the next level.”

Senior Partner James Austin added: “As we enter a new financial year, our partnership is as strong as ever. We would like to thank our new Partners for their tireless work, and their commitment to representing Birketts as the leading law firm we know it is.”