Paris Smith LLP, which is one of the largest law firms in Hampshire, with prestigious offices in Southampton and Winchester, has announced a number of promotions within the firm.
Rachel Osgood, a family-and-collaborative-law senior associate, has been promoted to partner.
Edward Power, Joanne Spittles, Jin Takhar and Victoria Onoufriou who were commercial-property senior associates have likewise been promoted to partners.
Claire Merritt in employment law, and Elizabeth Power in tax and estate have been promoted from solicitors to associates.
Peter Taylor, managing partner of Paris Smith, said: "These promotions are richly deserved and recognise the individual expertise and the contribution each lawyer has made to the development of the firm and the delivery of great service to our clients. Enabling our people to reach their full potential is an integral part of our values and culture as a firm."