Specialist corporate law firm Greenaway Scott has announced the promotion of two new directors as it continues to expand and develop its business.
Lorna Bolton and Leanne Thomas have both been promoted to the position of Director with the firm.
Miss Bolton joined Greenaway Scott in 2016 after gaining extensive in-house commercial legal experience within the aviation and engineering industry.
Miss Bolton heads up the Bristol office for Greenaway Scott, and also has a significant role advising her growing client base on commercial contracts and intellectual property.
Ms Thomas has played an important role in the success of the Greenaway Scott Swansea & West office since joining Greenaway Scott in 2017.
During her time as Head of the Swansea & West Office, she has completed numerous corporate advisory mandates including high profile mergers, acquisitions and equity fundraising matters.
Both solicitors have said they are thrilled with their recent promotions.
Ms Bolton said:
"I am absolutely delighted to have been appointed a Director of Greenaway Scott, a firm which has already achieved outstanding success and of which I am extremely passionate about.
I look forward to continuing my career alongside the inspirational leadership team."
Ms Thomas said:
"I am thrilled to be a director of Greenaway Scott and I am looking forward to playing a role in driving our continued success further forward.
The dynamism and passion my co-directors bring to the Group is nothing short of inspiring and cultivates a positive environment for our staff and our clients alike in which we work hard and focus on goals, not obstacles."
On their promotions, founder and senior commercial director Rhian Osborne said:
"Both Lorna and Leanne are highly valued members of our team and have a great amount of passion, commitment and enthusiasm which they have shown in their roles within Greenaway Scott. We look forward to seeing them develop and grow even further and are happy to welcome them to the director's table".
Greenaway Scott is a law firm that specialises in mergers and acquisitions, fast growth businesses and equity and debt fundraising activities at its core. It is part of a unique multi-discipline approach to mergers and acquisitions forming the GS Verde Group alongside corporate finance boutique Verde CF.
Ms Bolton and Ms Thomas join Chairman Peter Wright and current directors Nigel Greenaway, Matthew Sutton, Craig Blackmore and Rhian Osborne.