Irwin Mitchell

News in brief

Irwin Mitchell has appointed three new partners to its Leeds and Birmingham office, increasing the number of partners there to 80. Ian Bailey (left) qualified with the firm in 1994 and is a specialist in personal injury and asbestos disease cases. He aims to focus on employers liability. Devinder Singh (centre) specialises in contentious insolvency matters. Fergal Dowling (right) will head a growing team of employment lawyers at the firm's Birmingham office.