Rob Heaton, joins Co-op Legal Services (CLS) this week as Head of Probate Operations. Rob started his career in the legal sector with Eversheds Solicitors, where he spent 10 years in a variety of managerial positions. More recently, Rob was at Personal Injury law firm NewLaw Solicitors where he was Head of Operations and played an integral role in the firms transition through to an ABS.
Sam Hickman joins next month as Head of Family Law and brings with her a wealth of family law experience. Sam’s most recent role was with Clarke Wilmott, where she has been for 11 years focused on the growth and development of the Private Family practices across the UK and South West.
Anthony Wilson joins Co-op Legal Services in October as Head of Personal Injury. Joining from 2020 Legal and having held previous roles with Hill Dickinson and Goldsmith Williams, Anthony brings with him a range of key expertise across RTA practice, Employer Liability, Public Liability and Clinical Negligence.
Matt Howells, Managing Director of Co-op Legal Services said,
“These appointments are a further step forwards as we look to build our business for the future. In addition to the investment we’re making in technology, the new expertise we’ve brought into our executive team will be invaluable in underpinning our ambition to best meet customer and member needs through a range of affordable and transparent services.”