01 May 2024

Independent UK law firm Burges Salmon has announced 19 promotions across the UK, including five partner and 14 director appointments.

The new partner cohort all trained at Burges Salmon, which emphasises the progression opportunities available at the firm, with growing exceptional talent a core pillar in Burges Salmon’s ambitious growth strategy.

Alice Bretherton, Chief People Officer at Burges Salmon, says: “We’re thrilled to announce our 19 director and partner promotions which are testament to the individuals’ unwavering commitment to our clients, their expertise and the ways in which they contribute to our firm’s unique culture. Investing in and advancing our people is a key growth strategy for the firm, and these promotions ensure we are set for future growth and have a strong talent pool at the most senior levels of the firm.”

The new partners are:

For more information on the new partners, read our press release here.

The newly promoted directors are:

Dispute Resolution:

Construction and Engineering:

Planning and Compulsory Purchase:



The firm is also pleased to officially welcome today new partner Steven Hull who joins Burges Salmon’s Pensions team from Eversheds. Based in London where he has practised for over 30 years, Steven advises trustees and public and private company employers on all aspects of pensions law. Read more on his experience here.

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