Stone King announce a new Cambridge hire and promotion

May 5, 2022

National law firm Stone King is delighted to welcome Anna Hyde to its Cambridge office as a Senior HR Consultant in the firm’s Employment team.

Craig Vincent, Head of HR Consultancy Services at Stone King, says: “We’re very pleased that Anna is joining our team, she has a wealth of experience in all matters relating to HR and especially within the education sector, which is a key sector for Stone King. Her knowledge and skills will strengthen the breadth of our team’s expertise.”

At Stone King, Anna will work with a range of clients out of the Cambridge office and further develop the firm’s HR services in East Anglia.

The firm has also announced a raft of promotions across its key sectors and offices, including Cambridge-based Christopher Jones. Christopher is in the firm’s Education team and has been promoted to Senior Associate Chartered Legal Executive.

Further promotions include Charlotte Melhuish, also in the firm’s Education team, who has been promoted to Partner, whilst Nicole Reed, in Stone King’s Charity team, and Charlotte Macdonald, in Trusts & Estates, have both been promoted to Senior Associate.

Promotions to Associate include Alice O’Mahony in the Charity team, Sean Knight in Dispute Resolution, Katharine Robinson in the Employment team, and Amy McElhinney in Commercial Property. In the Trusts & Estates team, Emma Seaton has also been promoted to Associate, alongside Samantha Taylor who has been promoted to Associate Chartered Legal Executive. In the Business Property team, Fraser Conway has been promoted to Chartered Legal Executive.

Managing Partner Steven Greenwood says: “We are delighted to announce these well-deserved promotions. As a firm, we are our people so supporting them to develop and progress in their careers is something we are wholly committed to. Our latest round of promotions is a great reflection of the skills and experience we have across our key sectors and national office network.”

Alongside these promotions, which will be effective from 1 May 2022, Stone King is delighted to welcome top-ranked charity lawyer Rosamund McCarthy Etherington to its Charity team as a Partner.

Steven adds: “Rosamund is a leader in her field and committed to supporting the charity sector, which is what makes her a perfect fit for Stone King. Her values chime with our own so we are very excited for her to join the firm.”

Stone King has offices in Bath, Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Leeds and London. The firm has built a reputation for excellence amongst both private and commercial clients, whilst its strategic focus has made it national leaders in the charity, faith and education sectors.

Stone King’s Cambridge office is on the third floor at Bateman House, 82-88 Hills Road.