Posted On / 11.11.2016

Battens Solicitors Appoints New Director

Battens Solicitors - one of the largest law firms in the South West - is pleased to announce the appointment of Ceri Stephens as a new director; she becomes the eighth member of Battens’ Board of Directors and will be responsible for contributing to the firm’s ongoing business and development strategy, focusing particularly on its regional expansion.  

Ms Stephens, who heads up the Property Dispute Resolution arm of Battens Solicitors, has first class experience in property litigation and was described by Legal 500 as “easy to work with, and technically very good.”  

She first joined Battens as a trainee in 1998, qualified as a solicitor in 2000 and became a senior associate in 2005.  

Keith Fullman, CEO and Financial Director at Battens said:   “I am delighted to say that we have invited Ceri Stephens to become a Director of Battens Solicitors and even more delighted to say that she has accepted.”  

Ceri Stephens, Head of Property Dispute Resolution, says:   "I am looking forward to the challenge my new appointment brings, and helping shape the direction and prospects of Battens and the people it serves for years to come.”  

Ms Stephens joins the seven existing directors of the board: Robert Randall, David Stephens, Peter Livingstone, Jill Cochrane, Stuart Allen, Ray Edwards and non-executive director, David Batten.