Listed law firm Knights has made a wave of promotions across its 13 offices – including 19 in North Staffordshire.
The professional services business – which has offices in cities including Birmingham, Derby, Leeds, Manchester, Oxford and York – says the promotions reflect its ‘continued commitment to develop talent and build the leading legal and professional services business in key markets outside of London.’
The move has seen eight individuals promoted to Partner, 26 to senior associate and 31 to associate.
This is alongside 18 promotions across its operations teams and follows the hiring of nearly 30 high-calibre Partners in recent months.
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In total, 19 promotions have been awarded to staff working at Knight’s office at The Brampton, in Newcastle-under-Lyme.
David Beech, CEO of Knights, said: “We’re delighted to announce the promotions of over 80 of our people as Knights continues to maintain its momentum in developing talent in the industry.
“As Knights has grown, we have remained dedicated to investing, developing and retaining the very best people which, alongside our career-supporting ‘one team’ culture, is critical to the success and growth of Knights and our ability to provide high-quality services to our clients.
“We are excited by the high calibre talent we have in place across the Group as we continue to build the leading legal and professional services business outside London.”