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Clarion expands busy Commercial and IT team

Victoria Leadley has joined Clarion’s expanding commercial and IT practice as a legal director. With 17 years’ legal experience, Victoria has held a number of...

Napthens advises on Lancashire holiday resort purchase

A luxury holiday resort in Lancashire has been acquired as part of a growing North West leisure portfolio. Cleveley Mere, a holiday resort consisting of...

Glaisyers advises TRG on £6.5 million Reddish brownfield residential development

Stockport project will deliver 28 new homes aimed at first-time buyers as developer pivots aways from city-centre buy-to-let market.

Solicitor at Bromleys proves she is one STEP ahead

A solicitor at Tameside law firm Bromleys has been recognised for her expertise by an elite global professional body. Sue Darlington has been admitted as a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.

Bridge Insurance builds property portfolio with trio of hires

Bridge Insurance Brokers Ltd has made three senior appointments at its Manchester headquarters. Rob Morrison has joined the Real Estate team as an account executive...

‘Rising star’ Andrew promoted to partner at Napthens

Regional law firm Napthens has promoted Andrew Holden to partner in the firm. Andrew, a Senior Associate Solicitor in the Commercial Litigation team, takes up...

Taylor&Emmet shows support for sepsis campaigners

Sheffield solicitors, Taylor&Emmet LLP, are backing a local team’s bid to raise funds and awareness of the life-threatening condition, sepsis.

Napthens advises on Multi-Ply international buyout

A leading manufacturing company in Preston has completed a multi-million pound sale. Multi-Ply Components Limited, which manufactures a range of carbon fibre components for medical...

Clarion expands its Debt Recovery team with two new recruits

Leeds law firm Clarion is continuing to grow its Debt Recovery team as demand for its services continues and has appointed Rebecca Williamson and...

Glaisyers builds team during lockdown

New appointments and training contracts during pandemic, as well as Manchester firm's first listing in the Legal 500.

Taylor&Emmet shortlisted for two regional awards

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP is in the running for two industry accolades at this year’s Yorkshire Legal Awards.

Let’s work together, says Napthens

North West regional law firm Napthens has rolled out a new service designed to help businesses as they review their strategies following the announcement...

Move now to resolve employee issues post-Brexit

Employers are being advised by leading North West law firm Napthens to make vital checks to their staffing ahead of changes to immigration policies...

Women in the Law UK to hold full-day annual conference online in November

Online conference will include sessions on building professional networks, confidence and overcoming imposter syndrome.

Divorce rates soar following Covid

Families across the North West are feeling the effect of Covid-19 on their home environment, as North West law firm Napthens reports a large...

Another legal director joins Clarion’s Real Estate team as demand continues

Experienced commercial property lawyer Parul Hargreaves is the latest recruit to join Clarion’s growing Real Estate team which is seeing ongoing demand for its...

Top ten strengthen Napthens conveyancing team

Regional law firm Napthens has grown its conveyancing teams across the region with 10 new starters, following a resurgence in the housing market. The firm...

Taylor&Emmet sets new conveyancing records

Sheffield solicitors, Taylor&Emmet LLP, are celebrating a record-breaking quarter for conveyancing transactions, as local property sales and purchases continue to soar.

Experienced litigator joins Clarion team

After more than 10 years working for a ‘magic circle’ firm in the City, seasoned litigator Rob Stewart has joined Clarion’s growing commercial dispute...

R3 welcomes new rules on pre-packs

New laws which require stricter scrutiny of pre-pack administrations have been welcomed by the North West branch of R3, the trade body for the insolvency and restructuring profession.

Complete renewal of Taylor&Emmet HR service

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP is shaking up its employment law offering to ensure businesses of all sizes can protect against the risks of constantly changing legislation.

Acquisition of natural dog treats business creates major player in the sector

One of the UK’s leading suppliers of natural dog treats, Hollings Ltd, has been acquired by Assisi Pet Care Ltd as it pursues its...

Clarion helps champion improved hourly rates for Court of Protection lawyers in landmark victory...

Leeds law firm Clarion has helped to win a landmark case that will result in a significant change to national guideline hourly rates for...

Clarion extends client offering with appointment of director of HR consulting

Clarion has added consulting to its range of client services with the appointment of Natalie Saunders in the role of director of HR consulting. Natalie...

Growth at Square One Law creates new jobs and promotion opportunities for talented lawyers

Square One Law, the northern entrepreneurial law firm, is supporting its continued expansion with new opportunities for its talented workforce as well as recruiting...

Clarion law promotes two new partners

Leeds law firm Clarion is continuing to grow and develop its team with the promotion of Sophie Morley and Phil Dine to the position...

Management Buy-Out at leading North East Estate Agents

Dowen Estate Agents, which has a head office in Hartlepool and seven additional branches along with a bespoke Auction Department across the North East,...

Boutique Law Firm Astraea Legal Acquire Liverpool Based Crime Specialists Linskills Solicitors

Leading Legal 500 law firm say they are ‘honoured’ to be working alongside the legendary long-established criminal law specialists Linskills as they acquire the firm for an undisclosed sum.

Napthens’ teams praised by Legal 500 guide

Regional law firm Napthens which has offices across Lancashire, Cumbria and Merseyside has been singled out for praise in the latest edition of the industry ‘bible’ Legal 500.

Family law secures Taylor&Emmet Legal 500 top spot

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP has retained its position among the region’s highest-ranking family law specialists in the 2021 edition of The Legal 500.

Napthens nominated for major legal award

North West regional law firm Napthens has been shortlisted for a major national legal award.

Taylor&Emmet supports new generation of solicitors

Sheffield-headquartered Taylor&Emmet LLP is welcoming four budding legal eagles who are embarking on their journey to become fully fledged solicitors.

Data breach expert joins Keller Lenkner UK

Kingsley Hayes, data breach and cybercrime specialist, has joined Keller Lenkner UK as head of its data breach team to pursue multi-party data breach claims against global organisations including Ticketmaster and British Airways.

Matthew strengthens Napthens’ Business Recovery team

Insolvency solicitor Matthew Martin has joined the specialist Business Recovery team at regional law firm Napthens as part of a planned expansion.

Outplacement platform launched to support HR teams during redundancy programmes

Specialist technical staffing business Precision People has launched a new outplacement service to support HR teams managing redundancy programmes. myjob.coach is an online platform, which...

Creative and digital sectors ‘on growth path in Liverpool’

The creative and digital sectors of the Liverpool economy have the capability to grow further and diverse funding streams are available despite the challenges...

It’s illegal – and you didn’t know it

As new laws are continually introduced, it’s amazing how many people are doing things that are simply illegal without knowing it, says a criminal...

Head of family law at Bromleys Solicitors is promoted

The head of the family law department at Bromleys Solicitors has been promoted. Keith Bull, who joined the Tameside practice in 2018, has become a senior associate.

Fly-tipping epidemic costs UK local authorities almost a quarter of a million pounds a...

The British countryside is being damaged by fly-tipping with litter and rubbish common sights on the UK’s roads and verges. New research using freedom...

Survey Reveals 38% Of Home Buyers Don’t Know What Solicitors Actually Do In The...

Market leading conveyancers My Home Move carried out a survey with 1,500 UK home buyers September 2020 to discover which elements of buying a house they find the most confusing.