Madgwicks is pleased to announce that it has promoted Catherine Ballantyne to coincide with the start of the new financial year. The promotion is effective from 1 July 2016.

Partner, Peter Kennedy, said that these appointment reflects the commitment, hard work and dedication the firm has to its clients, and Catherine is an excellent representation of their respective practices and the firm as a whole.

“This promotion is due recognition of the firm’s supportive culture and our core values of being easy to work with, outcome focussed and connected. Catherine embodies what it is to be part of Madgwicks and has demonstrated a strong commitment to client service excellence and a focus on growing and developing herself within the team,” said Peter Kennedy.

“We take great pride in the calibre of our lawyers and their continual professional development. Catherine’s promotion to Special Counsel is well deserved and is awarded in recognition of her superior skills in her respective niche practice areas.”

“The partnership is committed to growth and this promotion is a positive reflection of the strong mentoring opportunities we encourage within the firm.  We have enjoyed watching Catherine strive to succeed and know she will continue to grow both professionally and personally, and we wish Catherine continued success going forward,” said Peter Kennedy.


Catherine Ballantyne, Special Counsel, Litigation & Insolvency

Since joining the firm in 2005, Catherine has become an integral part of the Litigation and Insolvency team. Catherine is highly regarded as a lawyer who provides strategic advice in relation to insolvency, dispute resolution and litigation. Her strong client-centric approach is evident in the relationships she has established with her clients and is strengthened by her outgoing and friendly demeanour.

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