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Promotions at top family law firm 'testament to organic growth ethos'.

SPECIALIST law firm Wendy Hopkins Family Law Practice has announced a string of promotions.

It comes as the Cardiff-based firm was named family law firm of the year in Wales at the Family Law Awards 2017 held in London.

Rebecca Knight, who originally started with the firm in 2011 as a paralegal, has been promoted to associate solicitor.

Moreover, Katie O'Connell,who qualified as a solicitor in 2015, has been promoted to associate, while Sam John, who joined the firm in 2015 as a paralegal, has qualified as a solicitor.

Finally, Lucy Chandler, who commenced employment as a paralegal in 2016, has been promoted to the position of trainee solicitor.

Melanie Hamer, director of Wendy Hopkins Family Law Practice, said: "As a specialist family law firm, we look for individuals with a strong interest and dedication in this area of law. When we welcome new individuals to the firm, we aim to establish a long relationship with them and support their career development.

"This latest round of promotions is testament to our ethos of growing organically from within and attracting the best natural talent.

"This investment in our staff has enabled us to become one of the largest specialist family law teams in the UK".

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Publication:Western Mail (Cardiff, Wales)
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Date:Jan 17, 2018
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