Blake Morgan promotes eight lawyers in Wales in recognition of a successful year

Leading law firm Blake Morgan has rewarded the work of its lawyers in Wales with a raft of promotions.

Eight individuals have been promoted in recognition of their efforts to support the continued success of the firm over the last year and the excellent legal counsel they provide to clients.

Four lawyers in the firm’s Cardiff team have been promoted to Legal Director, with one lawyer promoted to Senior Associate, two promoted to Associate level and one to Senior Solicitor.

Following a successful year, Commercial Litigation specialists Joanna Corbett-Simmons and Sarah Whittle have been promoted to Legal Director, along with Corporate lawyer James Vaughan and Property Services lawyer Victoria Morley-Jones.

Tanya Barrett of the Property Services team has been promoted to Senior Associate, while corporate lawyer James Bowen and Regulatory lawyer Gem Casey have both been promoted to Associate. James Helps is also celebrating, following his promotion to Senior Solicitor within the Property Services team.

Eve Piffaretti, head of Blake Morgan’s office in Wales, said:

“At Blake Morgan, we are committed to recognising, developing and promoting our in-house talent. I would like to congratulate Joanna, Sarah, James, Victoria, Tanya, James, Gem and James on their well-deserved promotions.

This exciting next step in their careers reflects their hard work, contribution and dedication to delivering exceptional service to their clients over many years.

“I would like to thank everyone who has been promoted for their hard work. Law firms are all about people, and we are proud to have such a talented, dedicated team here in Wales.”

About Blake Morgan

Blake Morgan is a UK law firm providing a breadth of legal services across the private and public sectors with a strong regional presence across southern England and Wales. The firm has five offices: Cardiff, London, Oxford, Reading and Southampton. With a long heritage and committed client base, the firm’s partners and teams provide a depth of expertise in their key sectors. The firm has ambitious plans for growth to deliver more developed and broader services to its clients both in the south of England and Wales and more widely across the UK. The firm aims to deliver exemplary service to its clients and to make a difference through teamwork, integrity and innovation.  To learn more, visit