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    Shoosmiths hires Gordons litigation partner in Leeds

    June 27, 2017 Shoosmiths has hired commercial litigation partner Matthew Howarth from Gordons. He will join Shoosmiths’ Leeds office as head of its commercial litigation practice. Since launching a Leeds office in December 2016,…

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    Shoosmiths launches in Belfast via local merger

    December 3, 2016 Shoosmiths has launched its first location in Northern Ireland, following a merger with McManus Kearney, a local Belfast-based firm founded in 1987. The two firms have worked together on matters for mutual clients in…

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    Shoosmiths opening Leeds office

    July 14, 2016 Shoosmiths is set to launch an office in Leeds after hiring a pair of partners from Gordons. Simon Robinson and Phil Crowe, a pair of employment partners, will lead the new office for the firm when it opens in the…

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    Shoosmiths opens family law practice in London

    June 9, 2016 Shoosmiths has hired two partners from Howard Kennedy in London and will launch a family law practice on their combined expertise. Juliette Peters and Jay Patel are partners with a combined 45 years of experience…

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    Shoosmiths promotes 5 partners, 80 percent female

    May 5, 2016 Shoosmiths has announced an 80 percent female promotion round this year. The firm promoted five lawyers, four of them women. The majority of the promotions were in real estate, with three lawyers hailing from…

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    Shoosmiths plans to double Manchester team

    April 19, 2016 Shoosmiths is planning to almost double the size of its Manchester team over the next few years, coinciding with its move later this year into a new office with more space. The firm has 177 staff members at present…

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