1st October 2008
We are pleased to announce the promotion of three new partners taking the number of partners to 27.
In the Corporate department Phil Walton is promoted to partner. Phil advises on all aspects of M&A, private equity and corporate finance transactions, and is a member of the firm's Healthcare, Logistics and Environmental sector groups. Phil is an expert on the acquisition and disposal of pharmacy chains, having advised on the acquisition and disposal of over 100 pharmacies in the last twelve months.
In the Residential Development department James Lawrence is promoted to partner. James’s area of expertise covers all areas of residential development acting for a number of house builders with particular emphasis on site acquisition.
“James is viewed as somebody who can take Mundays into the next decade and his partnership is both well deserved and well earned”. Partner Kevin Healy.
In the Family department Veronica Gilmour is promoted to partner. Veronica specialises in all areas of family work but with a particular emphasis on financial settlements for high net worth clients.
"The Family department has gone from strength to strength in recent years. We have been recruiting significantly over the past year so that we will soon be a team of 9 Family specialists. I am delighted to be part of such a successful team."
Partner Veronica Gilmour
Sophie Banks looks at a recent case where an employee provided false information in a reference, including the name of a Star Wars character as a referee
Andrew Knorpel explains it is important to keep appropriate safeguards in place to maintain your reputation
Rachel Lemon explores the option of a “no deal” divorce and negotiating a financial settlement in Mediation