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Changes at the top for SME


We are thrilled to announce that Yvonne Tivey and Ian Stirzaker have officially started in their respective new roles of Managing Partner and Senior Partner at SME Solicitors.


Yvonne Tivey takes over as Managing Partner from Ian Stirzaker, who moves to the post of Senior Partner. Brian O’Connell, having been Senior Partner for 3 years, has retired from the role.


The news comes on the back of a period of sustained growth for SME Solicitors, including the recruitment of 12 new staff over the past twelve months.


 Yvonne Tivey, who is also the firm’s Head of Business Services and Litigation comments: “Ian and I are hugely excited about this next chapter in SME’s story.   We believe we are in a very strong position to sustain this growth and are delighted to have attracted exceptionally talented lawyers to join our teams across all areas of legal expertise.   We are looking forward to continuing to support the legal needs of the regional community.”


We look forward to being able to assist you with your legal needs in 2016.

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Added: 05 Jan 2016 11:32

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