A round of more than 20 promotions has been announced today by legal firm Anderson Strathern.  

Three senior associates are promoted to director: Laura McCabe, a solicitor advocate in the Commercial Litigation team in Edinburgh, Danielle Edgar of the Family Law practice in Edinburgh and a member of the Law Society of Scotland’s Civil Legal Aid Committee, and Ewan Regan who works in the Corporate team based in Edinburgh where he has a particular interest in employee ownership and the use of employee ownership trusts. 

Anne Lawrie and Mandy Armstrong are promoted from associate to senior associate; Laura Bowen, Liam Smith, Lucy Thornton, and Jemma Forrest are promoted from senior solicitor to associate; and Stuart Orr, Kirsty Nicoll, Emily Fleet-Grant, Nick Dobbs, Ysabeau Middleton, Francesca Glendinning, Sarah Donnachie, Jamie Devlin, and Rory Knox are all promoted from solicitor to senior solicitor.  

Additionally, Arlene Hall, Kirsty Maitland, and Elaine Caricato move up from paralegal to senior paralegal, while Jackie Curran steps up from accredited paralegal to senior accredited paralegal.  

Also this month, eight newly qualified solicitors took up post with the firm, and 10 trainee solicitors began their traineeships. 

Anderson Strathern’s managing partner Murray McCall commented: “The promotions we are announcing today illustrate the high standards and wide range of professional skills we have across the firm. Our people have always been our most important asset at Anderson Strathern, and it’s great to see so many talented lawyers and specialists continuing their career progression within the firm.”