November 2013: I am delighted to announce the recent appointment of Lucy Tarrant as In House Legal Counsel to G2 Legal. Lucy joins us from a leading Sussex law firm where she was a partner and lawyer for 11 years. Her remit is to advise the company on all matters legal and guide us through the myriad of legislation, compliance and regulation by which we are governed to ensure we are abiding by best practice for our clients, candidates and our own employees. This is another strategic appointment in the development and growth of G2 Legal. Annette Thorpe.
October 2013: MD, Annette Thorpe welcomes Ruth Norman to G2 Legal as the company's first Learning & Development Manager. "This is a pivotal hire for us as I recognise that, no matter how experienced our staff are (and some of them are very long standing employees having been with us for a decade) there is always room for improvement through dedicated training programmes. Whether it is new staff going through our 'Training Academy' or experienced staff having recruitment refreshers, Ruth's expertise and wealth of knowledge in this field is invaluable".
September 2013: Quarter 2 (Jul - Sept) ended with G2 Legal continuing to improve its revenue month on month over last year through the strengthening of its relationships with clients nationwide and the frequency of us attaining First Tier status on client's PSLs. Solid financial performance allows us to invest further in key staff hires (as seen by our enhanced team in the commercial space in London and regionally), advertising and technology to ensure a smooth and speedy recruitment experience for our clients and candidates.
During September 2013 G2 Legal has strengthened its London office with the appointments of Sarah Manning, as Associate Director to head up the City private practice division, along with John Bruce, Associate Director Legal Support Division. Annette Thorpe MD, welcomes them on aboard saying "Both are strategic hires to bolster our commercial offering in the City and Sarah and John bring a wealth of experience gained over many years within their specialist fields. They are also joined by Jennifer Goacher who assists and supports the wider London Commercial team as a Resourcer. We wish all three of them every success".
August 2013: Even though we are in the summer silly season, G2 Legal continues to increase revenue over last year. MD, Annette Thorpe comments that "As usual this is down to the dedication of our Consultants in building on client relationships we have had for 13 years, and in adding value to their business." She also thanks clients and candidates alike for their continued support in a competitive market.
June 2013: At G2 Legal we are delighted to announce that we have launched a Patent & Trade Mark Attorney Division. Our consultants within this field will have nationwide coverage and will complement our core services within private practice.
31 March 2013: Financial year end announcement. G2 Legal is pleased to announce another year of sales growth. Managing Director Annette Thorpe commented "Despite conditions remaining challenging across many of our core markets, I am delighted to report another year of solid growth and wish to thank all our team for their loyalty and hard work during the year. Our plans for 2013-2014 remain fixed on market share gains in our core markets and the careful selection of complementary new markets".
2 January 2013: As part of our continual growth we are pleased to announce our move to larger office premises at our London office at Tokenhouse Yard.
24 September 2012: Our Manchester office has now moved to larger premises at Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3FX. Our telephone number remains unchanged at 0161 207 2000.