Browne Jacobson announces twelve partner and legal director promotions for 2023

UK & Ireland law firm Browne Jacobson has grown its partnership to 173 after announcing the promotion of nine lawyers to partner. The firm has also confirmed the promotion of three senior associates to legal director, bringing the total number of legal directors at the firm to 26.

The promotions span the firm’s Birmingham, Exeter, London, and Nottingham offices and further build on last year’s eight partner and legal director promotions. The promotions will take effect from 1 May 2023.


Partner :

  • Jonathan Borer – Real Estate
  • Simon Brooks – Real Estate
  • Emma Hughes – HR Services Education


Legal Director :

  • Nicholas Saunders – Financial & Professional Risk



  • Matthew Alderton – Public Law
  • Nick Hurley – Government & Infrastructure


Partner :

  • Katie Michelon - Education
  • Kassra Powles – Real Estate
  • Dmitrije Sirovica – Public Law
  • Vicky Tomlinson – Health

Legal Director:

  • Herjit Khinda - Technical Claims
  • Rita Patel – Real Estate

Caroline Green, Senior Partner at Browne Jacobson, said : “We are committed to investing in our future lawyers and this year’s cohort of new partners and legal directors demonstrates the strength and depth of our legal offering. All of those promoted have made an outstanding contribution to the firm and have each played – and will continue to play - an important role in helping us drive our business forward as advisers to businesses and to the institutions which play a key role in society We are hugely ambitious for the firm and for each other’s success and excited about what we can achieve together We look forward to working with all those promoted to build their professional careers at Browne Jacobson and to their invaluable contribution to the partnership, our clients and the long term growth and success of the firm.”