Careers: People

Intelli Corporate Finance’s chief operating officer Stewart McIntyre was appointed chief executive of Scottish firm Henderson Boyd Jackson in January 2005. A strategic review at the firm concluded that a non-legal chief executive was needed to modernise its core legal business and drive expansion.

Campbell Hooper has bolstered its private client team with the hire of Helen Pidgeon from Margaret Bennett Solicitors. Pidgeon joins as a partner.

Gateley Wareing has recruited former DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary lawyer James Gopsill as a senior associate in the tax department of its Birmingham office. Gopsill specialises in tax planning for property disposals, M&A and PFI transactions.

Mace & Jones has made two appointments at its Liverpool office. Robert Gray from Simpson Millar is an employment lawyer, while Debbie Sinclair from Canter Levin & Berg specialises in residential conveyancing.