Two Promotions and New Face
Two of the firm’s key support staff have been promoted.
Sonia Jones becomes Partnership Executive, with responsibility for management and human resources.
She retains her role as Executive Assistant to Senior Partner Peter McCormick.
Since joining the firm in 2007 she has become first point of contact for many of Peter's clients.
Sonia is key to the firm's effective internal communications and also plays a part in external marketing initiatives, such as McCormicks events and the Briefing.
She also assists with the practice's charitable work, most notably the firm's flagship charity, the Yorkshire Young Achievers Foundation. She became a Trustee of the Foundation in 2012, having previously supported the charity as Secretary to the Trustees, and continues to fulfil both duties.
She deals with regulatory compliance as well as the organisation and marketing of events, such as the Yorkshire Young Achievers Awards Gala Dinner every November.
Mathew Chaplin becomes Finance Executive, having responsibility for financial accounting procedures and general office administration.
Mathew is a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians and in December of 2017 became an Associate member of the Institute of Legal Finance and Management.
Alice Barrott joins the practice as Receptionist. Alice will also work with the Marketing team and will join the Yorkshire Young Achievers Foundation committee, helping to organise the annual Awards dinner as well as with the day-to-day running.