As part of our strategic growth strategy, we are thrilled to welcome 7 talented lawyers to our team.

We welcome Matthew Ball, Partner in our Litigation department. Not only does Matthew provide extra strength to our busy team of litigators, Matthew also brings depth to our International team, with many of his clients based in North Africa and the Middle East. Indeed, he will be setting up the latest international desk at Sherrards and will help our clients from those regions and via Alliott Global, an international alliance of lawyers and accountants.

Emma Peacock has joined our Employment team as a Partner, growing our Employment law capabilities from our London office. She advises on the full range of contentious and non-contentious employment law and will work closely with the Head of Department, Mark Fellows, to continue providing excellent service to existing clients as well as growing and developing our London offering.

Jonathan Silverman joins us as a Consultant in the Corporate and Commercial department. Jonathan is an experienced commercial lawyer with some 35 years’ experience in the City. He thrives on solving problems for clients and providing practical solutions in a timely manner. He joins our London office working alongside Jean-Paul da Costa.

We welcome Shane Knight, Senior Associate in our Commercial property department. Shane will provide welcome support to the busy team, working across both our London and St Albans offices. Shane has a broad skillset and is able to work across a range of different sectors and types of work.

Charles Burrell, Senior Associate, joins our Private Client team providing contentious and non-contentious support. Charles specialises in contentious trust work and will be an asset to the team, helping to grow our PC offering from our London office.

We also welcome Caroline Sugrue who joins the Residential Real Estate team in St Albans as an Associate. Caroline brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the Hertfordshire and London property market.

George Faulkner joins our Real Estate Litigation team as a Solicitor, working across both offices to expand our property litigation offering.

Joanne Perry, Employment Partner & Head of HR & Recruitment says:

“There certainly is a buzz in our offices and I’m delighted we have such fantastic, talented lawyers joining our team.

Our aim is to continue to attract people who align with our culture, and both appreciate and reflect our values.”

Sherrards looks forward to welcoming a number of other lawyers and support staff who are due to join over the next few weeks and months. We are also currently recruiting for several roles across both our offices, you can see the roles by clicking here.