Leading Yorkshire law firm Berwins has added to its leadership team with the appointment of a new Director.
Danielle Day, who also heads the firms’ well regarded Family Law unit, joins the Board from July.
The achievement is the latest in a string of promotions for Danielle, who has been recognised a ‘rising star’ within the region by the independent panel at industry guide Legal500 and her peers, with shortlisting for a Yorkshire Legal Award.
Commenting on the appointment, Senior Partner Paul Berwin said “Danielle has made a fantastic contribution to Berwins during her time with the firm. She has combined the development of a bourgeoning professional reputation with initiatives which have advanced both the firm and the legal profession more widely. Latterly, she has proven herself to be a shrewd manager through leadership of a Family Law team ranked in the top tier of those in the region by industry guides. Her appointment to the board recognises that and her ability to deliver support the continued growth of the business.”
The announcement comes after an impressive 12 months for Berwins, which has seen investment in people, processes and technology matched by growth in all areas of work.
Reflecting on the appointment, Danielle added “As a firm, Berwins is in an exciting place to be. Having navigated the unprecedented circumstances the past 16 months brought, the business is in a great place continue supporting clients with the highest levels of both service and advice.”
“I’m thrilled to have joined the Board at this time and am looking to forward to continuing to contribute to the continued growth and development of the firm.”