In brief: Building specialist moves to Linder Myers

Manchester firm Linder Myers has appointed Tom Jones as an associate. Jones was at the Property Law Practice in Manchester and before that he was a company solicitor at the northern region of Ideal Homes Holdings, the house building arm of Trafalgar House. He will be building on Linder Myers' strength in litigation and company and commercial law to offer a comprehensive package of legal expertise to house builders and commercial developers.