Law firm makes partner and associate promotions

Alice Rees

Law firm Nelsons has promoted made a host of promotions across its three East Midlands offices.

Corporate lawyer Alice Rees and contentious trusts and probate specialist Lewis Addison joined Nelsons – which has offices in Nottingham, Leicester and Derby – both step up to partner.

Chief executive at Nelsons, Stewart Vandermark, said: “I am thrilled to have welcomed Alice and Lewis to the partnership, who each illustrate how with hard work and dedication our lawyers can build careers with us.

“Alice joined us as a trainee and Lewis moved to Nelsons shortly after he qualified so both have shown great loyalty over the years. They both have lots of new ideas to help grow and develop their departments and to help us deliver on the vision we have set out. Alice and Lewis thoroughly deserve their promotions.”

Meanwhile, Kirsty Tompkin, Paul Hinchliffe and Carolle White from the firm’s Nottingham office and Peter Rees, Priti Vadgama and Danielle Young from the Leicester office have all been promoted to associate.