New partner for Shakespeare Martineau

Shakespeare Martineau have appointed Corporate Lawyer Lisa Botterill, who will join the firm’s Leicester office as a partner.

Roy Botterill, partner and head of the Leicester office, said: “Here in Leicester we have seen our office continue to grow over recent years. Lisa’s appointment further consolidates our commitment to provide clients with top quality consultancy from the very best legal minds that the East Midlands has to offer.

“With a wealth of experience, a strong local reputation and a cracking surname to boot, Lisa more than fits the bill for us. Having worked with Lisa for many years previously, I am assured in the knowledge that she will continue our efforts to provide our clients with outstanding legal solutions and commercial guidance.”

Lisa Botterill said: “Shakespeare Martineau is a highly respected presence throughout the East Midlands legal scene and I am thrilled to be joining the firm at a time of such expansion and development. I look forward to working with the team to further strengthen their community ties and expand the firm’s client base throughout Leicester and the surrounding area.”

She joins from Nelsons, where she has been a partner since 2014, and has over 15 years of experience in the sector.