Law firm adds to litigation team

Director Colin Fenny welcomes Helen Griffin to Harrison Drury.
Director Colin Fenny welcomes Helen Griffin to Harrison Drury.

Lancaster law firm Harrison Drury has bolstered its litigation offering with the appointment of experienced commercial litigation lawyer Helen Griffin.

Helen joins Harrison Drury, which is based on Castle Hill, as an assistant solicitor after three years at in East Anglia. The 32-year-old, who is originally from Holmfirth, Yorkshire, has more than seven years’ experience in the profession.

In her new role at Harrison Drury, Helen will provide specialist legal advice to businesses on all aspects of commercial disputes, including resolving shareholder and partnership disputes, disagreements relating to the supply of goods and services, contractual disputes and issues surrounding the acquisition of firms.

Colin Fenny, director of dispute resolution at Harrison Drury, said: “Helen’s appointment brings the number in the team to nine and means we are well placed to meet this increasing demand from our clients. It demonstrates Harrison Drury’s ability to attract the best lawyers, both within and outside of the region.

“Helen’s experience and expertise in commercial litigation means that she will be a great addition to the team.”

Helen said: “I’m looking forward to helping Lancashire business owners in resolving disputes on a range of contentious matters.

“I’m thrilled to have moved to the area.”