Pitmans has made two senior appointments to boost its commercial property and private client departments. Bill Howard has left Wilson Howard to join Pitmans’ commercial property department as a partner. David Ainslie has joined the firm as a director, heading its private client department. Ainslie joined from Towry Law, a financial services company, where he was consultancy services director.
First revealed on www.thelawyer.com/lawyernews 8 April
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