Edwin Coe senior partner David Greene has taken office as the 176th president of the Law Society of England and Wales today.

The Law Society welcomed its new president to the role in Chancery Lane’s first ever live-streamed inauguration ceremony.

Greene is a litigator and claimant’s practitioner at Edwin Coe, focusing on commercial disputes and public law. He qualified in 1980, became a partner at Edwin Coe in 1984 and senior partner in 2011.

He is well known for his work on Brexit, having acted for one of the two claimants in the Article 50 litigation.

Greene has been a member of the Civil Procedure Rules Committee and the Civil Justice Council.

Commenting on his appointment, Greene said: &ldquo...

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