NI: BLM promote four across Belfast and Derry offices
Insurance risk and commercial law specialist firm BLM has announced a series of promotions across its Belfast and Derry offices as part of a promotions round across Britain and Ireland.
Rachel Keenan has been promoted to partner in Belfast, while Andrew McCorry and Rory Potter in Belfast and James Kelly in Derry have been promoted to senior associate.
Altogether, BLM has promoted 12 associates to partner and 23 solicitors to associate across nine of its 13 locations.
Senior partner Matthew Harrington said: “In what has been a challenging year for many firms, it is rewarding to celebrate the success of our teams across offices and specialties.
“As we grow and diversify our business streams, focusing on areas of strength and opportunity, it’s vital we have the right people in place.
“Our new partners and associates embody the future of our firm, and have enabled us to continue to provide clients with exceptional expertise and service, during a time of great change for many businesses.”
He added: “It is my priority to provide our teams with the ability and opportunity to progress within their careers as part of our succession planning strategy. In particular, recognising our junior partners and associates, and the energy, ideas and commercial awareness they bring to our clients. I’d like to congratulate all colleagues.”