A Shropshire law firm is expanding its corporate and commercial team in recognition of the county’s growing business economy.
Edward Burrell has joined Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors, which has offices across Shropshire, as a specialist in the corporate and commercial team.
Qualifying as a solicitor in 2010, Edward has particular expertise in transactional work, including buying and selling companies and employee share schemes. He also has significant experience in ownership transition, including with partnerships.
“It is an honour to join a specialist legal firm such as Lanyon Bowdler,” Edward said. “It’s certainly an exciting time to be in Shropshire as the economy is growing.
“That means there is a higher demand for corporate transactions and companies are looking to incentivise and tie-in high performing employees.
“It’s a very positive outlook and I am looking forward to working with many businesses in the county.”
Grainne Walters, head of the corporate and commercial team at Lanyon Bowdler, welcomed Edward to the firm.
She said: “This shows our commitment to growing our team and employing experts in their field.
“Edward has experience in working with a variety of businesses ranging from manufacturing and technology clients to service providers, such as public relations companies, dentistry and veterinary practices.
“He has experience of working on corporate transactions of all sizes, encompassing pharmaceuticals, agriculture, science and food sectors.
“This appointment underlines our commitment to providing first-class legal advice to businesses in Shropshire.”
Lanyon Bowdler has offices in Shrewsbury, Telford, Oswestry, Ludlow and Hereford, and employs more than 200 staff covering all legal specialisms.
For more information visit the website at www.lblaw.co.uk or call 0800 652 3371.