Macdonald Henderson has announced a total of six recent hires and two senior promotions across its Corporate, Private Client and Commercial Property teams.

The two promotions are both in Corporate: Laura McKnight to director, and Hilary Malone to associate director. The team is further enhanced by the appointments of Ryan Macready, who joins from Gilson Gray, as a senior solicitor, and Christopher Wheeler as a corporate analyst. 

Gordon Lennox has been appointed as director in the Private Client team, joining from ScullionLAW. He is also a tutor at Glasgow University on the Diploma in Legal Practice, and a member of the Law Society of Scotland's Trusts & Succession and Professional Conduct Committees. In the same team Peter McEwan has been appointed as senior solicitor.

Callum McInnes has joined the Commercial Property team as an associate director from BTO Solicitors.

In addition, Emily Hencher has joined the firm as a trainee.

Managing director David Beveridge commented: "We continue to observe opportunities for growth in our key practice areas as well as a continued positive sentiment towards investment and growth within our client base and the wider advisory community.

"The team will strengthen the work of our existing colleagues, including our invaluable MH support team, and future proof the firm’s position as the go-to niche Scottish corporate law firm."