Well known senior lawyer Sarah Jay has joined Addleshaw Goddard's North West Finance team from Pinsent Masons - the fifth addition to the team since lockdown, following a year which saw the team continue to advise on the most significant deals in the region.

Sarah, who joins as a Legal Director, has experience advising banks and borrowers on domestic and cross-border financing transactions, and she brings experience in real estate, corporate and leveraged finance.

Martin O'Shea, the lead partner in the North West Finance team, comments: "Sarah has been a well-known figure in the local market for a number of years, and her arrival reflects our ongoing desire to recruit the best talent to deliver the quality advice and service our clients want".

"Our team continues to grow in both size and strength, and Sarah's arrival will help us to build further on this, so we are thrilled to have her join.

Sarah continues: "I'm delighted to be joining the team during a period of exciting growth and opportunities and look forward to working with our clients and my new team mates to make the most of our position in the market."