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Clarion appoints partner to lead its new regulatory team

Clarion is extending its services to businesses with the launch of a new regulatory practice that will be led by partner Sarah Taylor.

Darlington solicitor welcomes government u-turn on ‘grief tax’

Anne Elliott, CEO of Latimer Hinks Solicitors, Darlington, has welcomed the government announcement by the justice secretary that plans to increase probate fees have...

Sheffield law firm triumphs at Yorkshire Legal Awards

Sheffield law firm PM Property Lawyers triumphed in the Residential Property category at the Yorkshire Legal awards, adding another trophy to their name.

Cygnet Law launches family law clinic in Redcar Community Heart centre

Cygnet Law, a family law specialist in Redcar, is launching a Thursday evening clinic to allow people to access its services after office hours...

Muckle LLP appointed to £60m legal services panel

Leading regional law firm for business, Muckle LLP, has been appointed to the North East Purchasing Organisation's (NEPO) £60million multiple lot procurement framework.

‘Super’ day out for Bolton Lads and Girls

40 youngsters from local charity Bolton Lads and Girls Club will enjoy a thrilling night of sporting entertainment at the Theatre of Dreams, Old Trafford, on Saturday 12 October as they watch the Super League Grand Final, thanks to leading Manchester

Discrimination specialist joins Broudie Jackson Canter

Award-winning law firm Broudie Jackson Canter (BJC) has appointed Yara Ali-Adib, a lawyer with experience working on high-profile discrimination cases. She will join the firm’s Actions Against Public Authorities department, headed by esteemed human r

Glaisyers Solicitors shortlisted for influential business award

Glaisyers Solicitors has been shortlisted for two categories in this year's Talk of Manchester Business Awards. Nominations have now gone forward to a public vote that will decide the eventual winners, and which closes on 21 October.

Advantage Insurance raised over £3,000 at their annual charity golf day

On 5th September, the team at Advantage Insurance’s Warrington head office took over the golf course at the Marriott Hotel in Worsley, Greater Manchester,...

Fletchers Solicitors embraces digital transformation with new senior appointment

Fletchers Solicitors, which has offices in Southport and Manchester, has appointed a director of digital and disruption to lead a major digital transformation of...

Taylor&Emmet recognises young business talent

Taylor&Emmet LLP is investing in the future success of Sheffield’s business community, by backing to two initiatives encouraging youth enterprise.

Leading Cosmetics Injury Solicitor Says Regulation Needed

One of the most respected and well known cosmetic injury solicitors in the UK -Greg Almond from Aticus Law which has offices in Manchester, Cheshire and London – is calling for tighter regulation to accompany an upcoming government awareness campaign

Taylor&Emmet welcomes new Dawn in compliance

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP has appointed a safe pair of hands to minimise risk in the business and find new ways to improve quality of service.

Manchester’s Beyond Corporate Law appoints Angeliki Kotsidou as assistant solicitor

Manchester’s Beyond Corporate Law has once again expanded its team with the appointment of Angeliki Kotsidou, who joins the Corporate team in the role of assistant solicitor.

No Fault Divorce Bill Expected To Increase The Number Of Divorce Enquiries

Leading law firm Aticus Law is expecting a huge upturn in divorce enquiries to its busy family law team based in Wilmslow, Cheshire and believes that 2019 will be its biggest year yet for post summer holiday divorce enquiries.

Promotions at Begbies Traynor in York and Teesside as offices grow

With the last 12 months seeing growing activity levels at the York and Stockton-on-Tees offices of leading insolvency specialist Begbies Traynor, the firm is further strengthening its team with the appointment of three senior insolvency managers.

Local Authorities To Be Hit By An Avalanche Of Housing Claims

As Personal Injury (PI) becomes less lucrative local authorities are facing a perfect storm of an increasing number of housing claims and a declining amount of funds and resources to deal with them effectively, warns legal firm Aticus Law.

Jones Myers reputation for excellence acknowledged in top tier ranking

Niche family law practice Jones Myers has retained its joint top tier position in the Legal 500 UK guide for over two decades. The firm,...

Alexis And Michael Take On Legal Traineeships With Hay & Kilner

Two young graduates have taken their first steps onto the legal career ladder after being chosen by North East law firm Hay & Kilner as its latest trainee solicitors.

Legal 500 recognition for Taylor&Emmet family head

The head of family law at Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP has been named one of just four leading individuals in the region by industry barometer, The Legal 500.

Ward Hadaway supports groundbreaking leadership course delivering digital innovation

Leading northern law firm Ward Hadaway, with offices in Manchester, Leeds and Newcastle, is partnering with IN4.0 Group and the University of Central Lancashire, supporting the delivery of a groundbreaking disruptive innovation accelerator programme.

Appointments mark growth for Tees Valley law firm

The largest law firm in the Tees Valley has boosted its commercial and residential conveyancing teams with a number of appointments.

Redcar law firm shortlisted for prestigious Teesside award

Cygnet Law in Redcar is celebrating after being shortlisted for the Training and Apprenticeships Award in the annual Tees Businesswomen of the Year Awards. The...

Rebecca Adlington supports Liverpool’s second Sportswoman’s Lunch

For its second year running, the Liverpool Sportswoman’s Lunch (LSL) has brought together the professional community of the city to celebrate the achievements of women in the sporting industry.

Manchester solicitors shortlisted for national award

Northern law firm Ward Hadaway has been shortlisted for Family Law Dispute Resolution Team of the Year at the prestigious national Family Law Awards.

Law firm Bromleys shortlisted for two accolades at Pride of Tameside Business Awards

Law firm Bromleys has been shortlisted for two accolades at the 2019 Pride of Tameside Business Awards. Bromleys is in contention to win the medium-sized business of the year award and to retain the professional services business of the year title.

Four more trainees qualify into the Clarion team

As part of its ongoing commitment to supporting young legal talent, Clarion is once again retaining all trainees following their qualification.

Ridley and Hall boosts private client team with appointment of another associate

Expanding Huddersfield-based law firm, Ridley and Hall, is growing its specialist private client team with the appointment of Deborah Kaye as an associate solicitor.

Taylor&Emmet welcomes trio of trainees

Three budding young solicitors are embarking on training contracts with Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP.

Family Law Specialist Stephanie Gains National Professional Qualification

A family law specialist at North East law firm Hay & Kilner has gained a nationally-recognised industry accreditation.

Jackson Lees Group hosts Learnfest

Award-winning North West law firm, Jackson Lees Group, has hosted a week-long festival of learning focused on sharing knowledge, insights, and experiences with its entire team across a broad range of topics.

Mixed news for home-owners covered by Alpha Insurance as FSCS makes payouts

Since the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) announced last month that they would be paying compensation to Alpha Insurance latent defects policyholders, thousands of...

NAHL Group confirms new joint venture with leading Manchester-based serious injury law firm

NAHL Group, the owner of National Accident Helpline, has announced plans for a new joint venture with award-winning Manchester-based law firm Horwich Cohen Coghlan (HCC) Solicitors.

Landowners exploited by telecoms legislation in face of 5G switch on, experts warn

Leading telecoms experts have called on landowners to ‘carefully consider’ any approaches from telecoms operators, as Three Mobile launches its 5G network this month. Michael...

Talented trainees join award winning law firm Ward Hadaway

A talented new group of recruits have joined the ranks of Newcastle headquartered legal practice, Ward Hadaway.

Leader of top 45 UK law firm to take to the streets

The managing partner of a top UK law firm has been inspired to join his team’s charity work by sleeping out for a local homelessness charity.

Wakefield family lawyer shortlisted for prestigious national award

Linsey McDonald, who works in the Family Law Division at Switalskis Solicitors’ Wakefield office, has been shortlisted in the Family Law Legal Executive of...

Legal firm celebrates 1st Ilkley anniversary with coffee morning

An Ilkley-based legal team is celebrating one year since expanding to Ilkley by taking part in Macmillan Cancer Support’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. Eatons Solicitors,...

Redcar solicitors and playful pups raise significant funds for women’s aid charity

Cygnet Law, a Redcar-based law firm is celebrating raising more than £1,250 for EVA Women’s Aid at its annual sponsored dog walk. The walk, which...

Jackson Lees Group welcomes next generation of trainees

Four paralegals are taking the next step in their careers with award-winning law firm Jackson Lees Group, following a competitive round of internal interviews.