Humphries Kirk Solicitors in Dorset, Somerset, Dorchester News

Humphries Kirk law firm accelerates with senior posts

| Published on April 30, 2015

Humphries Kirk solicitors, a leading law firm in Dorset and Somerset has boosted its senior team with the addition of a new partner and six new associates.

Emma Webster, who has worked at Humphries Kirk for 12 years, is now partner of the firm bringing the management team total to 17. She has a wealth of experience in social housing work, setting up new build developments and creating leasehold schemes for older people.

Emma was promoted alongside solicitors Chris Keenan, Audrey Spencer, Michelle Dixon, Alex Eddy, Laura Staples and Adam Scott who are now all associate solicitors.

Katharine Jones, partner at Humphries Kirk, comments on the firm’s growth, saying: “Humphries Kirk is going from strength to strength and we are delighted to have promoted Emma to a partner and to have six more highly experienced solicitors associated with the firm. We have more offices in Dorset than any other law firm and we pride ourselves on our expert local knowledge and being able to provide a personal and tailored service to our clients.”

Chris Keenan, Laura Staples and Adam Scott form part of the Humphries Kirk private client team which covers wills, estate administration, lasting powers of attorney and Court of Protection work. Chris joined Humphries Kirk in 2011, and is based in Wareham, Laura joined the Crewkerne offices last year and Adam has recently joined the Humphries Kirk team working out of Southbourne and Parkstone.

Michelle Dixon and Audrey Spencer have been working with Humphries Kirk since 2007, in the Poole Tower Park office specialising in construction law and employment law respectively. Alex Eddy joined Humphries Kirk in August 2013, with more than 11 years’ experience with a focus on residential conveyancing.

Humphries Kirk provides legal expertise to private and commercial clients, with offices in Parkstone, Poole, Bournemouth, Dorchester, Crewkerne, Swanage, Wareham and has consulting rooms in Wimborne, Yeovil and London and is a member of the HKI network of international lawyers.

Latest News

The first glimmer of light…

The announcement this week that the construction industry and property market is once again open for business, is the first glimpse of light at the end of the lockdown economic tunnel.

HK is open for business and our specialist team of property and construction lawyers is ready to help those wishing to move home,  invest in property, refinance and undertake development.

In the following weeks more industries will reopen and our community will continue to revive. I believe that with positivity the Country can fight off, not only Covid 19, but also the economic recession that is anticipated.

We are all looking forward to a brighter future but are mindful of the sacrifices made by each and every one of us over the last few months.  I know that the  HK team are here for our clients to support them and their businesses on the journey that lies ahead.  I may not be certain of what the future holds but I am certain that we at HK are equipped to provide the advice you need. 

As a thank you for the huge support provided by front line workers we continue to offer preferential rates on selected services.