Following the appointment of the firm’s first two trainee solicitors on 1 September, the Partners of BakerLaw LLP are delighted to announce the firm’s further growth with the arrival of Associate solicitor Julia Weeks and paralegal Holly Taylor.
Julia joins BakerLaw following a corporate legal career in the City spanning 13 years and provides BakerLaw and its commercial clients with a wealth of experience and expertise. During her time in the City Julia acted for large corporate clients on M&A transactions ranging from £5m to £350m and also provided extensive commercial advice to business clients.
Holly’s arrival at BakerLaw as a paralegal in the Company Commercial department provides further strength to the department. Holly is an affiliate member of CILEx and brings with her three years’ private practice experience.
[From l to r: Julia Weeks (Associate), Holly Taylor (Paralegal) & Jonathan Craig (Partner)]
BakerLaw’s Head of Company Commercial Jonathan Craig commented “given the firm’s short history, operating in an evolving sector, during challenging economic times, I am delighted with the rapid progress in attracting commercial clients to BakerLaw and having the opportunity to appoint additional talented lawyers to the firm”.