WBD Partner Elected President of Plymouth Law Society

A partner in the Plymouth office of law firm Womble Bond Dickinson held a senior position in a leading legal organisation.

Real estate finance specialist Craig Moore has been elected chairman of the Plymouth Bar.

Leading WBD’s 20-person property team in Plymouth, Craig specializes in all aspects of commercial property work, with a particular focus on property finance. He regularly acts for a wide variety of lenders, insolvency practitioners, investors, developers, real estate receivers, public agencies, charities, educational institutions, registered suppliers and of business customers.

Founded in 1815, the Plymouth Law Society has worked with a wide range of local law firms, with the aim of providing support and a collective voice to the city’s legal community. Craig’s appointment follows the departure of James Walsh from the position, who served as chairman for two years. James will continue as Treasurer of the Society.

Commenting on his appointment, Craig said:

“I am delighted to have been elected the new president of the Plymouth Law Society.

“The company is doing a tremendous amount to support Plymouth’s legal community and nurture new talent as it continues to grow. I am delighted to become a key part of this growth and to continue the valuable work of my predecessor James.