In brief: New partner in Church Adams' expansion

Church Adams Tatham & Co, the London and Reigate practice, has recruited Patric Sankey-Barker as a partner to its company and commercial department. Sankey-Barker, who was previously with Waltons & Morse, is keen to play a major part in the continuing development of the department. Senior partner Gordon Jones, who also heads the company and commercial department, says Sankey-Barker's broad experience will add further depth to the department following its recent expansion.