FRANCIS Clark has appointed nine graduates to its annual graduate trainee programme.
Daniel Austin, Robin Doddrell, Hollie Turnock and Ben Tolan all join the firm's Plymouth office, while Rob Deare and Caroline Hole will be Exeter based.
Emily Brunsden-Brown joins the Tavistock office with Sam Hole in Taunton and Emily Powe in Torquay.
The nine have studied in a wide variety of disciplines, with three achieving first class honours.
All will be studying for their accounting qualifications.
Francis Clark's managing partner Les Burnett, said: "As a growing and ambitious firm, we look to recruit the very best talent and we are able to do this because our working environment is one where achievements are recognised and rewarded."
Francis Clark also operate an apprentice scheme for school leavers and a paid summer placement programme for undergraduates in their penultimate year of study.