A Leamington law firm has added to its private client department, building on the legal services offered to individuals, families, business owners, farmers and charitable trusts.
Wright Hassall has appointed Caroline Bates, as partner, and Helen Strong, as a solicitor, both of whom join the firm from Newsome Vaughan in Coventry.
Caroline brings 16 years of experience in the region’s private client sector to the role – as well as transferring her existing clients from Newsome Vaughan, where she led the department.
Caroline said: “I am from Berkswell and have worked in the locality ever since completing my training in Leamington.”
Helen has specialised in this area for 17 years, having previously worked in Stratford prior to Newsome Vaughan.
Wright Hassall’s private client department advises on everything from disputes and claims to estate planning and property matters.
There are now 29 members of staff in Wright Hassall’s private client department, with 230 at the firm in total, 33 of them partners.