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Eversheds Sutherland announces 31 promotions to partner for 2022

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  • United Kingdom


    65% of partners promoted are female

    Eversheds Sutherland (International) is pleased to announce that it has made 31 partner promotions in its offices in the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Africa with effect from 1 May 2022. 65% of Eversheds Sutherland’s new partners are female.

    Lee Ranson, CEO, commented:

    “This talented group are all rising stars in their respective fields, and their promotions recognise their technical expertise, deep sector knowledge and their outstanding commitment to client service. I am particularly pleased to see such a strong cohort of female talent stepping forward into senior roles. On behalf of the firm, I offer them all my warmest congratulations on this significant milestone in their careers.”

    Eversheds Sutherland Partner promotions 2022:

    Company Commercial

    • Cristina Audran-Proca, Corporate (Paris)

    • Ben Brown, Corporate (London)

    • Elizabeth Coleman, Competition (London)

    • Rachel Cooper, Commercial (Nottingham)

    • Simon Davies, Corporate (London)

    • Sarah Duignan, Restructuring (Manchester)

    • Kelly Hutchesson, Commercial (Johannesburg)

    • Ceri-Ann McGraa, Corporate (London)

    • Stephen O'Reilly, Corporate (Cambridge)

    • Renand Pretorius, Commercial, (Port Louis, Mauritius)

    • Stefanie Sahla-Jones, Financial Services (London)

    • Samer Sarkis, Corporate (Doha)

    • William Spickett, Commercial (Nottingham)

    • Daniela Viaggio, Banking & Finance (Milan)

    • Teresa Villarroya, Banking & Finance (Madrid)

    Employment, Labor and Pensions

    • Charlotte Cartwright, Pensions (London)

    • Nadia Froneman, Employment, (Johannesburg)

    • Sally Isaacs, Employment (Cardiff)

    • Manon Lamotte, Employment (Paris)

    • Radek Matouš, Employment (Prague)

    • Leon Wolters, Employment (Hamburg)

    Litigation and Dispute Management

    • Tom Black, FSDI (Cardiff)

    • Giuseppe La Rosa, Administrative & Energy Regulations (Milan)

    • Ruth Paley, FSDI (London)

    • Victoria Savage, FSDI (Birmingham)

    • Alexander Whyatt, Real Estate Litigation (Doha)

    Real Estate

    • Laura-Beth Hutton, Planning (Nottingham)

    • Alex Shapland, Core Real Estate (Cardiff)

    • Jayne Speers, Core Real Estate (Manchester)

    • Charlotte Tanikal, Core Real Estate (Leeds)


    • Gemma Pendlebury, Real Estate (Cardiff)

    Eversheds Sutherland (International) has also promoted 17 lawyers to legal director.

    Legal Directors:

    Company Commercial

    • Susannah Gate, Banking (Birmingham)

    • Penelope Jarvis, Commercial (London)

    • Lukas Plösch, M&A and Corporate (Vienna)

    • Michael Röhsner, Data protection, IT law and cybersecurity (Vienna)

    • Sarah Turner, Corporate (Leeds)

    Employment, Labor and Pensions

    • Suzanne Caveney, Employment (Newcastle)

    • Karin Köller, Employment (Vienna)

    • Richard Woodhead, Employment (Cardiff)

    • Andy Wright, Pensions (Leeds)

    Litigation and Dispute Management

    • Angharad Hurle, CDR (Cardiff)

    Real Estate

    • Huw Evans, Core Real Estate (Cardiff)

    • Ignacio Fraile, Core Real Estate (Madrid)

    • Laura Murphy, Core Real Estate, (Birmingham)

    • Geoff Street, Core Real Estate (Cambridge)

    • Kate Sutton, Core Real Estate (Cardiff)

    • Jonathan Woodward, Core Real Estate (Cardiff)


    • Oliver Beaulah, Legal Managed Services (Leeds)

    In December 2021 Eversheds Sutherland (US) announced the promotion of 15 new partners, which took effect on 1 January 2022.


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