Robin Fulton, formerly a private client partner with Shepherd & Wedderburn WS, has joined Turcan Connell in Edinburgh.

Silverbeck Rymer has announced the promotion of three lawyers to partners. The new partners are John Mooney, head of the firm's claimant motor department, Andrea Lally, head of the defendant department, and Joseph Skinner, head of the specialist non-motor department.

Morgan Cole has promoted three lawyers to partner level. Michael Lindsey joined the firm in 1988 and his specialities include copyright, internet and e-commerce law. The firm's head of planning Julian Boswall joined from Clifford Chance last year and specialises in town and country planning. And Kate Eavis, a member of Morgan Cole's business division, has been with the firm since 1990.