Four promotions to Senior Associate

Four promotions to Senior Associate

Stephensons is pleased to announce that four people have been promoted to the level of Senior Associate, on top of our four promotions to Partner earlier this year. Promotions to Senior Associate have been made in our commercial litigation, HR and compliance teams.

Our new senior associates are:

Julie Hunter - Julie is a solicitor in our commercial litigation team who deals with commercial, debt and insolvency work. She has considerable experience of complex cases and has also been instrumental in running our debt collection team.

Kerry Leigh - Kerry leads the HR team in delivering the full spectrum of HR services. She is also responsible for developing and driving the HR strategy with particular emphasis on recruitment and retention and learning and development. Kerry holds CIPD chartered status.

Shelley Naughton - Shelley is a solicitor in our compliance department and has the role of Data Protection Officer. She was instrumental in her work in relation to GDPR.

Andrew Whitehead - Andrew works in our commercial ligation team. Andrew specialises in all types of commercial litigation with a particular interest in commercial property litigation. He has been with the firm since 2012.

Andrew Welch Managing Partner commented: “Senior Associateship is a recognition of those who have made a significant and sustained contribution to the firm and is a mark of the respect which the firm holds for them. We are particularly pleased to celebrate the success of people within the firm even in these difficult times. We wish them all the best with their continued thriving careers at Stephensons.”