LEGAL firm AWB Charlesworth Solicitors, which has an office in Skipton, has moved its headquarters to Aireside Business Park in Keighley.

The office will be headed up by directors James Dunn, Mark Shaw and newly recruited associate director, Sadia Ali.

Mr Dunn said: “ We are all delighted with the new offices and wish to credit all members of the team who have really supported the change and made it go as smoothly as possible.

“The move and the recent recruitment of Sadia, who is a fantastic addition to the team, show our commitment to modernising and growing the business whilst maintaining our traditional values of offering high quality, dependable legal services to the local areas”.

In addition, Janine Eaglesfield and Jenny Barron, based at the firm’s Skipton office, have been appointed to the board of directors.

Umberto Vietri, managing director said: “Following the retirement of a number of our founding directors we are thrilled to appoint two further members to the board and we look forward to their contributions to the running of the firm in the years to come.”

Andrew Foulds has also been appointed as an associate director and will work alongside the new directors together with long standing director, Declan Hayes to contribute to the running of the Skipton office.

Felicity Green Practice Manager says “We are delighted that we have been able to promote people from within the business and are thrilled they have accepted the roles. They are each very experienced solicitors, motivated and have shown real commitment. We believe that they will be instrumental to the future of the firm.”