Celebrations as Team Members Nicola Dewhurst and Sharon Rigby Recieve Promotions to Senior Associate Solicitors
Barker Booth and Eastwood are delighted to announce the promotion of two of their esteemed, long-standing colleagues Nicola Dewhurst and Sharon Rigby to Senior Associate Solicitor!
Nicola joined the firm in 2009, bringing along with her a wealth of knowledge and experience in respect of family law. As a member of the Law Society’s Advanced Accreditation Scheme, Nicola represents clients in relation to their personal protection, the protection of their children and in relation to resolving care arrangements for children, including when the Local Authority Children’s Services have become involved in family life.
On being notified of the promotion, Nicola said: “I am grateful to my close team members who support me strongly in the work that I do. My commitment to my clients, Barker Booth and Eastwood, the family law team and partnership organisations remains as strong as ever.”
Sharon’s extensive knowledge and experience in Personal Injury practice goes back decades. Sharon joined the firm in 2017, dealing with a wide range of ‘no win, no fee’ personal injury claims, involving road traffic accidents, and accidents in the workplace and in public places. Sharon has dealt with all levels of injury.
On learning of her promotion, Sharon said: “Thank you to the Directors for this opportunity and for their continued support in my career. Being part of a great team makes all the difference. I look forward to being part of the ongoing success of the firm.”
Donna Amos, Director at Barker Booth and Eastwood added: “The board of directors feel that Nicola’s and Sharon’s promotions to Senior Associate Solicitor are well deserved. They are both a key part of the organisation and work closely with their divisional team members to undertake high-quality legal work for our clients. Their promotions were awarded in recognition of the fantastic work that they do and the commitment that they demonstrate to their clients.’’
Having operated for more than 50 years, Barker Booth and Eastwood’s team of handpicked specialist solicitors and legal professionals operate on strong foundations, offering unrivalled experience and expertise. This makes them the law firm of choice for individuals and families throughout Blackpool, the North West and beyond.