Smith Partnership Expands - Commercial Team

Smith Partnership, one of the Midlands leading regional law firms, has appointed a new solicitor to its expanding Commercial offering in Derby.

Ruth Ball joins Smith Partnership as Head of Business and Personal Insolvency. Prior to joining Smith Partnership, Ruth was an associate in the Corporate Recovery team of a national legal practice, based in Nottingham.

Ruth brings with her valuable experience in both Individual and Corporate Insolvency work. She has specialised in contentious insolvency work for over 10 years and acts on behalf of insolvency practitioners, directors and creditors.

Speaking about her appointment, Ruth said: “Smith Partnership is one of the most well-respected law firms in the region and I am very much looking forward to being part of their future growth and development.”

Russell Davies, Partner and Head of the Commercial Litigation department at Smith Partnership, added, “Here at Smith Partnership we believe that recruiting and supporting recognised players with appropriate expertise is of the utmost importance, and Ruth will be a valuable asset to the firm.