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SJ Berwin has hired a senior patent solicitor for its IP group. Christopher Thornham joined the firm from Taylor Wessing on 21 February

  • SJ Berwin has hired a senior patent solicitor for its IP group. Christopher Thornham joined the firm from Taylor Wessing on 21 February.
  • Freeth Cartwright has boosted its Nottingham commercial property team with the appointment of Kirsten Walters and Matthew Grocock as associates. Walters joins from DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary while Grocock was formerly at Sills & Betteridge.
  • Two new partners, Kate Banerjee and John Jackson, have joined family law boutique Jones Myers Partnership in Leeds. Both join from Walker Morris, where they were associates.
  • Sarah Cebik has joined the London office of Dorsey & Whitney from Debevoise & Plimpton as a US-qualified associate and a member of Dorsey’s international capital markets team.