Three new partners, and four new associates including a lateral hire, have been named in a round of promotions at BTO solicitors

David Young of the commercial litigation team, Scott Wyper in corporate and Claire White of the personal injury team have all been promoted to partner.

Advanced to associate are Ross Brown in private client, Cara Docherty of the professional discipline and clinical defence team, and Michael Collins of the insurers’ representation team. In addition, Nicola McCluskie, who specialises in property transactions acting for developers in the commercial and residential sectors, has joined BTO's real estate team as an associate from Brodies.

Congratulating those promoted, BTO’s chairman, Alan Borthwick, commented: “We are very excited by all of the recent developments at BTO and our ongoing growth. The latest series of promotions is a strong reflection of the focus and enthusiasm at the centre of the firm, and clearly demonstrates the vast range of expertise that ensures our ongoing success."