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Collyer Bristow has kicked off the new financial year with the addition of three new partners, boosting the size of the partnership by around 10 per cent.
The firm has hired corporate partner Chris Parr from KSB Law and employment specialist Victoria Grieg from Solnick & Co. Rosamond McDowell has been promoted to partner in the private client group, after joining from Pinsent Masons in 2004.
Jackie Reiss, the firm’s partnership director said: “We are thrilled to begin the new financial year on such a positive note. Our teams will benefit enormously from these new colleagues and we look forward to promoting their expertise to our wider client base.”
Parr specialises in M&A and joint-venture work, Grieg in employment advice to brewery, PR and retail clients and McDowell in tax and estate planning.