A law firm BLB Solicitors has welcomed a new arrival to its Trowbridge office.

Commercial Property specialist Richard Bowater has joined the commercial department, bringing with him many years’ experience, mostly with firms in the West Wiltshire area.

He said: “I am very pleased to have joined BLB and look forward to establishing a synergy in our common goal to deliver clients’ commercial property requirements in a timely and cost-effective way.”

Mr Bowater specialises in commercial property acquisitions and disposals, as well as high value residential property transactions.

When he is not in the office he enjoys cricket and rugby and spending time with his wife and two children.