May 15 - Commercial law firm Hill Dickinson has made a number of promotions within its marine business group.

Eight promotions have been made across the company's yacht, shipping, energy and commodities teams. Pawel Wysocki (yachts), Stuart Kempson (shipping and energy) and Ian MacLean (shipping and energy) have all been promoted to partner.
Susan Leonard (commodities) and Mary Prentice (shipping and energy) have both taken on the role of legal director within their respective units.
Thomas Frei (yachts), Fergal Quinn (yachts) and Edward Hicks (commodities) have been promoted to associate positions.