Law firm makes strategic appointment in solicitor

VERISONA law's Portsmouth-based office have strengthened its corporate team by hiring solicitor Grant Usher.

Tuesday, 4th July 2017, 6:48 am
Updated Tuesday, 18th July 2017, 8:27 am

Newly-appointed Grant graduated with a first class honours in Law at Oxford Brookes and completed his masters at the University of Law in 2014.

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Grant began his career at law firm Stevens & Bolton LLP where he was involved in the nine-figure sale of a European vehicle technology manufacturer. He went on to train at regional law firm ASB Law LLP and was instrumental in one of the firm’s largest ever deals, selling a national storage business to a US buyer. Grant has joined Verisona to take on new challenges and be closer to his family.

Grant said: ‘I wanted to be closer to the family I have in Portsmouth, I am delighted to be offered the opportunity to join such an ambitious and forward-thinking firm.’

Head of corporate and commercial law Stephen Ryde-Weller said: ‘It’s fantastic to have Grant on board. I am really pleased with his determination to provide the best possible service to our clients. You don’t often see that in a newly qualified solicitor.’