New department heads for Lawrence Tucketts

Jonathan Hoey, who has been made up to partner, replaces Judith Brown as head of the 12-strong recoveries team. Brown has moved over to head up the dispute resolution group.

Associate, David Bird has been made head of the tax and estate planning team, replacing Dr Anne Burrows who retires next Spring.

Head of the property dispute resolution team, Julia Lucas has also been promoted to partner.