Lisa Hanlon talks to Bruce Elam of Leeds Day Solicitors, sponsors of the prestigious Business Person of the Year award. Since sponsoring The Hunts Post Business Awards five years ago, Leeds Day Solicitors has grown in size and stature. The law firm, which was founded in the 1840s, has four offices throughout the historic but expanding towns of Huntingdon, St Ives and St Neots, and has taken two new partners this year. Deborah Coombs, who has worked with the firm for eight years, specialises in residential conveyancing, based at St Neots, and Simon Thomas is heading up the family team in Huntingdon. Leeds Day currently has eight partners and 62 staff.