Excellent experience start to finish – always very responsive to any queries and the turnaround on the property I was buying was very quick, even in the busy time leading up to stamp duty deadline. Jenny was always very helpful and went above and beyond to close on a short timescale.
We are delighted to announce that Rebecca Taylor has been promoted to partner in the Dispute Resolution team, and Lauren Sever has been promoted to senior associate solicitor in the Commercial, Corporate and Employment department.
Rebecca graduated from the University of Manchester in 2014 and completed her LPC at the College of Law. She joined Davis Blank Furniss as a trainee solicitor in September 2016 and was admitted as a solicitor in September 2018. Rebecca works on a variety of commercial and property disputes and in particular, commercial contract disputes, shareholder disputes, beneficial ownership of property disputes, rights of way disputes and landlord/tenant disputes.
Lauren joined the firm in March 2017, initially in the Personal Injury team followed by a two-year training contract. On qualification in September 2019, she then moved across to the Commercial, Corporate and Employment Department. She now focuses on various matters including mergers and acquisitions, shareholder agreements, sale and purchase of businesses, company re-organisations and corporate assistance.
Commenting on her promotion, Rebecca said: “I started my career at Davis Blank Furniss as a trainee so being made a partner is a real milestone in my career. Over the past seven years, the firm has supported me and encouraged my professional development which I’m immensely grateful for. Like Lauren, I’m now focused on adding even more value to the business and helping to deliver for our clients.”
Richard Hamilton – managing partner of Davis Blank Furniss – said: “Rebecca and Lauren have become key members of the team, so we are delighted to announce their respective promotions – especially as they are both are hugely talented and dedicated lawyers who put their clients at the centre of everything they do.”