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DWF announces 14 promotions in Scotland

Posted: 13th March 2024

DWF, the global provider of integrated legal and business services, has announced 14 promotions across its Glasgow and Edinburgh offices.

This includes promotion to partner for construction litigator Katherine Doran and insurance lawyer Lindsay Ogunyemi.

Five colleagues were also promoted to the position of director; real estate lawyers Emma Frizzle, Louise Harkness and David McNeish and insurance lawyers Debbie Connor and Justine Reilly. Meanwhile, commercial lawyer Orla Kerr and commercial litigator Nichola McAtier were promoted to senior associate and Lucy Carmichael and Fergus Douglas were promoted to lead paralegal in insurance.

Executive partner for DWF in Scotland, Caroline Colliston, was promoted to a more senior level in the partnership this year, as was commercial litigator Ricky Cannon and insurance lawyer Jill Sinclair.

Commenting on the recent promotions, Caroline Colliston said: “I’m thrilled to extend my congratulations to those who have earned well-deserved promotions at DWF in Scotland and to see so many senior promotions this year. It is a testament to the talent and professionalism within our team. I look forward to witnessing their continued success as they assume their new roles.”

The full list of promotions are:

Caroline Colliston, Executive Partner in Scotland

Ricky Cannon, Partner

Jill Sinclair, Partner

Katherine Doran, Partner

Lindsay Ogunyemi, Partner

Emma Frizzle, Director

Louise Harkness, Director

David McNeish, Director

Debbie Connor, Director

Justine Reilly, Director

Orla Kerr, Senior Associate

Nichola McAtier, Senior Associate

Lucy Carmichael, Lead Paralegal

Fergus Douglas, Lead Paralegal

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