BTO Solicitors LLP has announced the promotion of Emma Barclay to partner in its Corporate team.

Ms Barclay, who joined BTO as a trainee solicitor in 2012, has focused on corporate law throughout her career. As partner she will play a key role in further developing BTO’s corporate, banking and renewable energy practices, having already been involved in a number of high-profile deals during her career.

David Gibson, BTO’s chairman, commented: “It is always great to see young talent grow and flourish, and Emma is a prime example of that. Her promotion is well deserved and a just reward for her dedication and continued contribution to BTO.”