Leading Sussex law firm, Coole Bevis LLP, with offices in Brighton, Hove, Worthing and Horsham, is delighted to announce the appointment of Maria Puglisi who has joined the management team as Practice Director.
Maria has over eight years’ experience of practice management, as well as a further five years working in a similar role in Italy. She joins from National Legal Service Solicitors, one of the UK’s fastest growing national law firms, where she spent three years as Practice Manager. In addition, she is completing her studies with a view to qualifying as a Chartered Legal Executive in 2022.
Maria’s arrival marks the final change to the management team, following the arrival of Paula Jeffrey, Business Development Manager and Georgina Holton, HR Manager who were recruited earlier in the year. Louisa Anderson, Head of Accounts was also promoted to Partner in October.
Maria commented, “I am very pleased and excited to have joined Coole Bevis and I am looking forward to meeting the team and working together. I wish us plenty of success, growth and many great achievements to come”.
Alex Bowers, Partner and member of the firm’s Executive Committee said, “I am delighted to welcome Maria to the firm. Earlier this year, we took the strategic decision to create three new management roles and Maria’s appointment completes our new look management team. It is the start of a new era for us and we are excited as we look to the future and our continued growth.”
For further information and enquiries please contact:
Paula Jeffrey, Business Development Manager