Foot Anstey Sargent has strengthened its media team with the appointment of Nigel Hanson, who is qualified as a lawyer and journalist. The team has also just won work from Associated Newspapers.
Edwards Geldard has appointed a new lawyer to its planning team in Derby. Stuart Sugarman joins the team from Oadby and Wigston Borough Council in Leicestershire, where he was head of legal and administration and monitoring officer.
Shoosmiths has strengthened its regulatory team with the appointment of David Egan, who has joined as a partner from Eversheds.