Rothera Bray announces nine promotions across the firm


East Midlands based law firm Rothera Bray has announced nine promotions across a range of key practice areas, including the elevation of two professionals to partner and four individuals to senior associate roles across four office locations.

Notable among the promotions are Ann Farnill, previously a Senior Associate Solicitor in wills and probate, and Emily Weston, formerly a Senior Associate Solicitor in conveyancing, who have been promoted to partner.

Four colleagues have also been promoted to senior associate: Transport Solicitor Olivia Maginn, based at the firm’s Nottingham office, Conveyancing Associates Julekha Nathani and Kiran Phagura based at the firm’s Leicester office, and Wills and Probate Associate Eleanor Robinson, based at the firm’s West Bridgford office.

Additionally, Family Law Solicitor Charley Kelly, Conveyancing Solicitor Tina Rana, and Wills and Probate Solicitor Aleksandra Cebula, who is based at Rothera Bray’s Beeston office, have been recognised with promotions to associate positions.

Christina Yardley, CEO of Rothera Bray, expressed her congratulations to all promoted individuals, saying:

“It is fantastic to be able to recognise and reward the invaluable contribution our people make to the firm and our clients.

“These promotions highlight not only the dedication and excellence demonstrated by each individual but also the firm's commitment to investing in its people, nurturing talent and fostering growth within its ranks.”

As Rothera Bray celebrates its 200th anniversary this year, these promotions reflect its enduring legacy as one of the East Midlands’ leading independent law firms, renowned for providing comprehensive legal advice to businesses and individuals regionally and beyond.


Top row left to right: Ann Farnill, Emily Weston, Olivia Maginn

Middle row left to right: Julekha Nathani, Kiran Phagura, Tina Rana

Bottom row left to right: Aleksandra Cebula, Charley Kelly, Eleanor Robinson