Bell & Buxton Solicitors are delighted to announce Dax Keeling has been promoted to associate solicitor in recognition of having made a substantial contribution to the firm.

The role of associate is an award of recognition by the partners of Bell & Buxton and the promotion has been made in the litigation department.

Alex Ross, managing partner at Bell & Buxton, said: “It is always a pleasure to appoint new associates.

“It is a great achievement and testament to Dax’s individual sustained and outstanding contribution to the firm.”

Dax’s litigation department deal with commercial litigation and dispute resolution.

Bell and Buxton’s key focus is to seek to resolve client disputes as quickly and as commercially as possible. They are recommended in The Legal 500 for their expertise in this field.

Their team is described as having an ‘in-depth knowledge of the local market’ and for being ‘extremely understanding and reassuring, giving clients confidence in its ability to fight their corner’.

Bell & Buxton is one of the longest established regional law firms in South Yorkshire.