(PRWEB UK) 21 February 2014
Forbes Solicitors have recently made 3 promotions within their team of 96 specialist solicitors working across the north of England. All of the promotions have been bequeathed to individuals who started their legal careers at Forbes carrying out their training contracts before qualifying and proceeding to forge ahead successfully. Each has made their mark with their commitment to their clients and in their brilliant knowledge and execution of their specialism.
All at Forbes are proud to announce that Pauline Rigby has been promoted to Partner. Pauline is part of the team who has taken the title of Corporate Law Firm of the Year three times running at the North West Business Insider Magazine Lancashire Insider Dealmakers Awards and was last year named Professional of the Year at the Lancashire Business Awards. She has spent ten years prospering at Forbes within the Business Law team acting for a wide range of clients across various sectors, from family run businesses and start ups to financial institutions. She has moved up through the ranks to her new position and in the process has acted in numerous multi million pound deals which are often featured in the business press. Pauline can often be found presenting at seminars or mentoring trainee and newly qualified solicitors. She is an incredible asset to the company.
The Commercial Property Department has gained an Associate Solicitor, Nicola Beneduce, who is an expert advisor to clients regarding all aspects of commercial property. Her work includes the successful negotiation of leases for landlords and tenants alongside commercial sales and purchases. Nicola joined the firm in 2004 as a paralegal whilst also admirably completing her Law Degree part-time, She completed her training contract at Forbes, qualifying in 2010.
Nick Holgate, another Forbes’ native who stated with the firm in 2008, has also been promoted to Associate Solicitor within the Insurance Department. Nick’s continued success is proportionate to his wide range of experience acting respectively for Local Authorities and within the retail sector.
Forbes’ Managing Partner, John Baker is delighted to recognise all of the newly promoted team members for their hard work and dedication to both their clients and the business. “I am delighted to congratulate Pauline, Nicola and Nick on their promotions. All three of them are home grown talent, having undertaken their training contracts with Forbes’ before qualifying as solicitor.”