Multiple promotions at Rollits
We are delighted to announce the promotions of five of our
most talented solicitors.
Richard Stirk has been promoted to Partner, John Flanagan to
the position of Associate and Kate Dixon, David Myers and Lottie
Pigg have been promoted to the positions of Senior Solicitor after
a number of years with the firm.
Richard joined Rollits in 2006 from the College of Law in
York, where he was a lecturer on the Legal Practice Course and the
Graduate Diploma in Law. As a highly regarded member of the firm`s
first-rate social housing group, he acts for Registered Social
Landlords advising on property and other issues and also works on
other major social housing projects handled by the firm. Richard
also specialises in property work within the renewables sector. His
most recent experience includes providing advice on several
hydro-electric schemes in the north of England.
John began working for the firm as a trainee in 2002. After
qualifying as a solicitor in 2004, he joined the firm`s highly
regarded corporate team, specialising in corporate work including
mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures.
Kate, David and Lottie have been with Rollits since 2006,
when they began their careers as trainees at the firm and they all
qualified together in 2008.
Kate works in the Company & Commercial Department
dealing with general corporate matters, whilst Lottie specialises
in employment law and David deals with planning & development
Lottie graduated from Leeds University in 2003 after gaining
a degree in politics, before going on to study at York College of
Law for her GDL and LPC. Kate, who graduated from Newcastle
University in 2003 with a degree in law, worked as a paralegal in
the in-house legal department at McDonald`s Restaurants before
joining Rollits as a trainee and David graduated from the
University of York in 2003 with a degree in History, and
subsequently completed the GDL and LPC at the College of Law in
Managing Partner Richard Field said: "We are delighted to
announce the promotions of these individuals. All of them have
worked extremely hard for the firm over the years and thoroughly
deserve this acknowledgement.
"We aim to encourage continual development and training
throughout Rollits, so it is very pleasing to see these talented
individuals progressing in the firm."
Posted on: 01/07/2011
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