Connect Yorkshire West & North Yorkshire partner Clarion, has recruited three additional lawyers, further strengthening its Real Estate, Commercial and Intellectual Property (IP) teams.
Charlie Smith joins the Commercial team as a senior associate, having gained nine years of commercial practice.Smith has a wide range of experience and, in particular, specialises in contracts dealing with all matters relating to supply chain and outsourcing arrangements.
Associate Chris Amos joins Clarion’s IP practice, having worked in a variety of legal sectors before specialising in IP.
After completing her training, Charlotte Wright is the latest associate to join Clarion’s property department within its growing Real Estate team. Prior to her training contract, Wright worked in commercial property, corporate law and commercial dispute resolution during her five years as a paralegal.
Roger Hutton, Clarion’s joint Managing Partner, said: “These latest appointments demonstrate our ongoing commitment to investing in the brightest young legal talent.
“With demand continuing across the firm, we are growing our specialist teams in order to deliver the proactive, personalised service and swift response our clients expect.”
Smith added: “Joining Clarion gives me the opportunity to expand my experience further by working in an enthusiastic and dynamic team. I look forward to developing the strong client relationships for which Clarion is renowned and being part of the team’s continued growth.”
Amos said: “I thoroughly enjoy being an IP lawyer and the daily challenges that arise. There is no better feeling than helping clients achieve their goals and I’m excited to be part of Clarion’s renowned IP practice.”
Wright said: “This is a great opportunity to join one of the largest and most prestigious real estate teams in the region, I look forward to playing a part in its continued success.”