Promotions and appointments at law firm FranklinsMay 01, 2019
Franklins Solicitors LLP are delighted to formally announce the appointment of four new associate partners of the firm.
Invitations for partnership have been offered to and accepted by Holly Threlfall, solicitor in the corporate services team, Marie Bevan, chartered legal executive in the new homes team, Emma McNally, our practice manager and Simon Bannister, our software and development manager.
“The promotion of Holly, Marie, Simon and Emma reflects the incredible hard work and effort that all these individuals have brought to the firm over their time with us” says managing partner Simon Long, “We are delighted that they have accepted the offer of partnership with Franklins and look forward to the continued value that they will bring to the firm as partners.”
Holly joined Franklins in 2013 and quickly found her niche in corporate services. Acting for a wide range of clients, Holly strives to provide an excellent service beyond client expectations. From incorporation through to contracts, mergers and acquisitions Holly supports her clients throughout their business life cycle.
“I am delighted that, having trained Holly, she has succeeded in her ambition to become a partner at the firm” says Andrea Smith, partner and head of business services.
As a chartered legal executive, Marie has worked in residential conveyancing, including existing and new build properties, for many years. In conjunction with her new role as associate partner, Marie is one of the senior managers within our new homes team.
Emma has worked at Franklins for 14 years and over that time has undertaken many roles for the firm, most recently having been appointed our practice manager.
Along with her associate partner role, Emma manages the firm’s administration team, who have been instrumental in helping Franklins to prepare for and pass recent audits, thereby requalifying for both the ISO and Lexcel accreditation.
Simon joined the firm after leaving college in 2003, originally in the accounts team. He has developed the firm’s office management systems as well as, the website and CRM system.
In addition, Franklins welcomes back Kathryn Thornewill, associate partner in our private client team.
Kathryn has been away on maternity leave but has now returned to the Milton Keynes office and is excited about getting back to work.
We also welcome to the firm Emily Carrington, solicitor in our family law team and Robyn Webb, solicitor in our corporate services team.
We would like to wish all of our partners and new starters the very best in their new roles with Franklins.
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Franklins Solicitors LLP, which has offices in Milton Keynes and Northampton, provides legal advice and guidance on a range of legal services to both businesses and individuals.