Hilary Meredith Solicitors Strengthens Its Senior Management Team with Senior Hire and internal appointment

Hilary Meredith Solicitors Ltd has strengthened its senior management team with the arrival of Mark Farrell as Operations Director.  Mark will take his place as a Director on an enlarged Main Board at Hilary Meredith Solicitors, which also now includes London-based partner Grant Evatt.

Mark Farrell has extensive experience in the legal, claims management and financial services sectors.  He joins Hilary Meredith Solicitors from Nationwide Claims Solutions where he was a Director.  Previous roles include CEO at Beresfords Solicitors and Managing Director at Capita.  Mark also has extensive experience in the insurance sector, having worked at Aon and Royal & Sun Alliance.

Grant Evatt is a specialist military solicitor who joined Hilary Meredith Solicitors in 2013.  He has a long-standing association with the military having joined the Junior Leaders Regiment Royal Artillery aged just 16. After 12-months basic training he volunteered for Commando Forces.  Grant and 2 others from a group of 30 successfully passed the All Arms Commando Course at the Commando Training Centre Royal Marines and he was posted to 8 Battery 29 Commando Regiment RA in Plymouth.  A qualified Platoon weapon’s instructor, military skiing instructor, parachutist and diver, Grant proudly served his country worldwide for 10 years before a knee injury brought his military career to a premature end.

Said Hilary Meredith, CEO of Hilary Meredith Solicitors:

“Mark comes with a wealth of operational and corporate experience and is a welcome addition to the firm and our main board.

“Since joining the firm in 2013, Grant has displayed a depth of knowledge in man management, leadership skills and strategic thinking to aid our growth and development. His background in the military as a former marine has given him know how above and beyond that of legal procedures.”

Commenting on his arrival at Hilary Meredith Solicitors Ltd, Mark Farrell said:

“Hilary Meredith Solicitors Ltd is a forward thinking law firm with exciting plans for the future.

“I am looking forward to playing my part in the firm’s ongoing growth and expansion – all based around delivering an outstanding service to our clients.”

Commenting on his appointment to the Main Board, Grant Evatt said:

“At Hilary Meredith Solicitors I am working with some of the very best in the business. Their dedication and unrelenting commitment to our injured service community fills me with immense pride and admiration. I am therefore delighted to be joining the board; becoming an integral part of the firm and helping to move us forward to even greater success.”

Mark Farrell