Pinsent Masons in Aberdeen have hired four lawyers after they completed their two-year traineeships with the business.

Natalie McBride joins the firm’s banking team; Rachel Trease takes up a position in litigation; Jack Hamilton joins employment, while Jaimie-Jean Hunter will be part of the oil & gas team.

Pinsent Masons’ head of Aberdeen office, Richard Scott, said: “All four have made an outstanding contribution as trainees to the work we do across the board and I am delighted that they have chosen to stay with us as they take their legal careers to the next stage.”