A SOUTHAMPTON solicitor who deals with housing issues across the county has been appointed as an associate at a Hampshire law firm.

Legal practice Swain & Co Solicitors, which has offices across the south, has appointed Christiane Taylor as an associate at its offices in The Avenue.

Managing partner Graeme Swain said: “The firm is growing and through these appointments our expertise will be maintained at the highest level.

“The new appointments are a recognition of the expertise and dedication within our teams and we look forward to continue to provide an excellent service to our clients and the community.”