DLA Piper announces 14 promotions across its North West offices

DLA Piper today announces 14 promotions across its North West offices, following Andrew Walker and David Booth’s promotions to partner. Eight lawyers have been promoted to legal director and six to senior associate, effective 1 July 2024.

Legal Directors:
Charlotte Leith – Litigation and Regulatory
Helen Tsang – Corporate
James Petts – Corporate
Jennifer Price-Thomas – Real Estate
Lauren Fisher – Projects
Lauren Turner – Real Estate
Sarah Parkin – Employment
Scott Rorke – Pensions

Senior Associates:
Claire Dyer – Finance
Clare Bayliss – Intellectual Property and Technology
Matthew Cliff – Intellectual Property and Technology
Matthew Maguire – Projects
Nicole Rourke – Real Estate
Rachel Dobson – Real Estate

Mark Beardwood, DLA Piper’s North West Office Managing Partner, said: “These promotions recognise the quality and creative solutions our people here in the North West have provided to clients across all our geographies and sectors. Each person included in this promotion round has shown the ability to translate legal complexity into commercial clarity and I am confident that they will continue to do this as they develop and shape the future of DLA Piper.”

About DLA Piper
DLA Piper are dedicated, long-term business partners who translate legal complexity into commercial clarity. Tenacious in helping you seize opportunities, driven in helping you reduce risk, and invested in your success. We devise smart, creative solutions powered by an international platform that scales to meet your goals.

With experience in multiple industries, and a presence in over 40 countries, we help you understand, decide and act. Our teams across the UK can partner with you today to achieve your boldest ambitions tomorrow.

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Connor Sheron, Marketing & BD Executive, DLA Piper UK LLP, connor.sheron@dlapiper.com