Oakwood Solicitors announces appointment of New Director
Oakwood Solicitors, a full service law firm based in Leeds, is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Coulthard as a new Director with immediate effect, this appointment comes just eight weeks after the firm announced the MBO with Abbie Keech taking over as Managing Director.
Richard will be responsible for contributing to Oakwoods’ overall strategy and increasing the range of services that they offer clients, and will report to Mrs Keech.
Richard joins the board from his current position of Head of Stress at the firm, where he has overseen a significant growth in the practice area.
Commenting on the new appointment, Abbie Keech said “Richard has achieved some remarkable results within his Stress role, and his valuable business and legal know-how will be a great asset to myself and the business as we look to grow the firm through more innovative offerings.”
Coulthard commented “This is an amazing opportunity and I am proud to be offered the position, I look forward to expanding Oakwoods business and leveraging our leadership within the regional legal market.”
Richard studied in Leeds and qualified through the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx), he has a strong background in developing legal business areas.