Beachcroft has promoted partner Sue Jenkins to lead its employment and pensions group.
She takes over from Elizabeth Adams, who has led the employment team since the firm was established out of the Wansbroughs Willey Hargrave and Beachcroft Stanley merger in 1999. Jenkins has been at Beachcroft for 20 years and was promoted to partner in 1998.
Her clients include McDonald's, Royal London and Manchester United. She said: "I'm committed to growing our financial services reputation and to maintaining our unrivalled reputation in the health sector." Adams will remain at the firm as a board member.