BOOSTING their strong property team in the Wye Valley, senior associate Wendy Govier Wright has joined Harrison Clark Rickerbys inc Shawcross near Ross-on-Wye.

Wendy, known as Freddie, deals with a wide range of residential property transactions, and has experience ranging from a London law firm to her own practice in Monmouth.

She plays a leading role in the residential property conveyancing team and has considerable experience in leasehold and freehold sales and purchases, equity releases, re- mortgaging and transfers of equity.

She said: "I'm delighted to work within a team with such a wide range of skills, and I look forward to being able to develop our strengths in residential property still further."

Harriet Murray-Jones, head of the firm's property team in the Wye Valley, said: "We're very happy that Freddie could join us - she has experience of running her own practice as well as working for other firms of varying sizes, so I know that she will give clients excellent support."

Harrison Clark Rickerbys has 450 staff and partners based at offices in the Wye Valley, Hereford, Worcester, Cheltenham, Birmingham and the Thames Valley, who provide a complete spectrum of legal services to both business and private clients, regionally and nationwide.

The firm also has a number of highly successful teams specialising in individual market sectors, including health and social care, education, agricultural and rural affairs, defence, security and the forces, advanced manufacturing and construction.