Emsleys Solicitors makes two strategic senior appointments

Emsleys Solicitors has made two senior appointments as it looks to the future and continues to differentiate its exceptional client service and offering. 

Peter Watson joins the firm as a Director, working alongside Emsleys’ management team and department heads to support the firm’s future development. He is a dual qualified solicitor and has many years’ experience managing a UK top 100 national law firm. Peter has contributed to a chapter in the Law Society’s Practice Management Handbook and is a Trustee of the international water aid charity Just a Drop.

Peter said: “I have long admired Emsleys for its outstanding client care and I am looking forward to working with the team to grow and diversify the firm in the months ahead.”

Rachel Walton has been appointed as the firm’s Head of Operations. Rachel has a wealth of experience in business management and development, joining from an award-winning national law firm. She also has expertise as a solicitor in conveyancing and property law.

Rachel commented: “I feel so privileged to be joining a brilliant team who genuinely put clients at the heart of everything they do and to play my part in making sure that we exceed their expectations and are ready to meet the challenges of an ever changing landscape.”

Director Alistair McKinlay said: “This is a really exciting time for Emsleys as we reach out for new opportunities as well as enhancing our current offering in order to strengthen our reputation as an award-winning local firm.”

Emsleys Solicitors makes two strategic senior appointments
Left-right: Director and Head of Personal Injury Andrew Greenwood, Head of Operations Rachel Walton, Director and Head of Conveyancing Alistair McKinlay, and Director Peter Watson.
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