World Services Group (WSG), the leading global network comprised of top-ranked professional services firms, has appointed Paul Carlyle, a Corporate Partner at Shepherd and Wedderburn, to its Board.

Paul, who heads Shepherd and Wedderburn’s media and technology team, was elected to the post of Director to the Board at the WSG Global Symposium and 2020 Annual Meeting. He specialises in intellectual property law and sits on the intellectual property law reform committee of the Law Society of Scotland.

Paul will serve a four-year term on the WSG Board, along with fellow newly-elected Directors, Bahamas-based lawyer Anastasia Campbell, of Graham Thompson, and Jesus Colunga of Mexican firm Basham, Ringe y Correa.

With more than 120 member firms in 150 jurisdictions and 23,000 individual members, WSG provides a proprietary platform for members to develop relationships, build expertise and create new business opportunities to better serve their practice and clients. Through innovation, cutting-edge technology and best in class service, WSG continues to grow and expand globally as the premier network for clients.