Christchurch firm Young Hunter has promoted Karen Welsford to special counsel.
Karen first joined the firm in 2004 and, after spending time with another firm and travelling, she returned as a senior associate in 2014.
She specialises in civil and commercial litigation and dispute resolution with a particular focus on insurance-related disputes.
Steph Gifford has joined the firm’s commercial team as an associate.
Steph practises in all areas of conveyancing, commercial, company and business related work, with a focus on relationship property, asset planning and elder law.