New role for legal eagle in resort

Kristina Smith
Kristina Smith

Morecambe law firm Birchall Blackburn Law has promoted Kristina Smith to partner.

Kristina, 29, qualified as solicitor in 2011 before being made associate three years later.

She manages the firm’s Morecambe office and her areas of expertise include elderly client work, wills and probate, Court of Protection matters and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Partner at Birchall Blackburn Law, Cathy MacCracken, said: “Kristina has a great opportunity to help the firm build our presence in what is a niche and complex area of the law.”

Kristina added: “I take real pride in gaining promotion to partner.”