Taylors Solicitors has made two key promotions within their team with Claire Barnes and Stuart Beatson being made partners.
Claire, who has been with the firm since 2007, is a partner in the commercial trading disputes team, whilst Stuart Beatson makes is promoted within the insolvency and business restructuring team.
Claire, who has significant expertise in resolving international commercial disputes will focus on regulatory work. In recent years she has overseen a significant increase in work in the department, making it one of Taylor’s fastest growing areas of business.
Based in Taylors’ Manchester office, Stuart, brings almost a decade of experience in acting for liquidators, administrators and trustees in bankruptcy to the handling of corporate insolvency for distressed companies and shareholder disputes. He joined Taylors from Pannone in 2014
Elaine Hurn, Managing Partner, said: “Claire and Stuart’s promotions to the role of partner in their respective teams reflects the strong contributions they have made to the growing success of Taylors.
“They have worked hard to develop considerable client bases within their fields and we look forward to further developing our work in commercial trading disputes and insolvency and business restructuring with them in place as partners.
“Claire and Stuart’s pair’s progression shows that the future of Taylors is in good hands.”
With offices in Blackburn and Manchester, Taylors is a commercial law firm exclusively acting for company clients. The dynamic and highly experienced lawyers at Taylors are committed to providing the highest quality service through a first-hand understanding of our clients’ business priorities and specific requirements.