We are delighted to announce that the firm has promoted eleven high fliers to new positions this month.

Congratulations go to our three new partners, five new senior associates, two new associates and our new digital marketing executive.

Three new partners at Stephens Scown

The three lawyers promoted to partner this month are James Burrows, a contentious probate specialist, Ben Jones, an expert in property litigation, and Ben Wheeler from our real estate team, who works with developer clients.

The firm has also made five promotions to senior associate. They are Thea Bennun from the firm’s family team, intellectual property specialist Thomas Chartres-Moore, Paula Wakeling-Basham from the real estate team, Tim Lane from the corporate team and Helen Thomas from the dispute resolution team.

Kate Westlake from the real estate team and Guy Michell a construction specialist in the dispute resolution team have been promoted to associate.

Digital marketing specialist Sam Moles has also been promoted to digital marketing executive.

Richard Baker, Stephens Scown’s managing partner said: “One of the most rewarding parts of my job as managing partner is ensuring there are opportunities for people to develop their careers and flourish at Stephens Scown.

“Our newly promoted colleagues are all experts in their different fields, and all share a focus on delivering the very best results for their clients. They will all play a significant role in helping Stephens Scown support clients through the challenges they are facing due to the coronavirus pandemic. Although this is an unsettling time for many businesses, it is great to be able to take a oment to celebrate the achievement of these leaders of tomorrow.”

Stephens Scown has been ranked in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For for the last six years.