Kennedys takes SJ Berwin construction specialist

City insurance boutique Kennedys has picked up SJ Berwin senior assistant Ian Reid in a boost for its construction team.

Reid practices both contentious and non-contentious construction law. His hire brings the number of partners and consultants in the group to 26, with another 19 fee-earners across the firm’s offices.

Senior partner Nick Thomas said Reid’s arrival was due to continued growth in the construction sector.