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Law firm assists with planning permission for £175m County Durham garden village development

Melissa Flynn, an associate in Ward Hadaway’s Built Environment team, said: “This has been a significant project and one which fully demonstrates the range of skills and capabilities of our team."

Party in Acklam Park sponsored by local insurance broker

Stockton-based insurance broker, Erimus Insurance Brokers has announced its sponsorship of local family event, Party in Acklam Park. Long-standing sponsor and supporter of Middlesbrough Cricket...

Leeds’ BW Legal beds down to support homelessness charity’s biggest event yet

Leeds law firm, BW Legal has partnered with Yorkshire homelessness charity, Simon on the Streets to become the charity’s first ever headline sponsor for its annual sleep out event.

Secure online portal for house-buyers and sellers launches following three-way industry collaboration

A Yorkshire-based IT specialist has teamed up with a business technology expert and one of the UK's largest firms of solicitors to create a secure online portal that reduces the time spent on conveyancing
Yorkshire Law Firm's Domain Celebrates 21st Anniversary

Yorkshire Law Firm’s Web Domain Celebrates 21st Anniversary

A leading Yorkshire law firm’s domain name is celebrating its 21st anniversary, making it one of the oldest legal domains in the region and reinforcing the importance of trade marking to protect company names, domains and brands.

Bromleys Solicitors’ Laura blazes a trail as solicitor for the elderly

Laura Stansfield, the head of law firm Bromleys’ Wills, Probate and Planning for the Future department, is blazing a trail after becoming a fully- accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly. She is the only Tameside-based member of SFE.

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Raise Over £3,000 For Hartlepool Hospice In ‘Make A Will...

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Solicitors helped raise over £3,000 for the Alice House Hospice in an annual Make a Will Month Campaign.

Yorkshire Solicitor Cooks Up A Formidable Cycle Challenge

A partner at a leading Yorkshire law firm is cycling 135 miles across the North Pennines from St Bees in Cumbria to Roker on the East Coast, over four days in memory of her gran and the event will be a true family affair.

Dynamic duo partner with North East law firm

A North East law firm is looking to the future with the appointment of two new Partners. Clark Willis, which has clients across County Durham,...

Key appointments for Muckle LLP’s specialist construction team

The North East’s leading independent law firm for businesses Muckle LLP has promoted specialist Adam Aston to partner and recruited solicitor Sophie Crosby to its growing construction team.

Insurance Specialist Warns of Ogden Rate Premium Increases for Fleets

Yorkshire-based insurance broker, McCarron Coates, is warning transport fleet operators to “assume the brace position” ahead of their next insurance renewal, as an Ogden Rate change falls far short of insurers’ expectations.

Ison Harrison Establishes New South Yorkshire Office With Barnsley Branch

A leading Yorkshire law firm has opened a new office in Barnsley bringing its total number of premises in the region to fourteen. The new...

Niche family law firm further expands children’s department

Specialist family law firm Jones Myers, which has offices in Leeds, Harrogate and York, has further boosted the expertise of its children’s department. Solicitor Laura...

Winston Solicitors score a hat-trick with latest charity win

Leeds-based law firm, Winston Solicitors LLP, has won the Leeds Mencap Accumulator Challenge for the third time in five years. Team Winston Solicitors, the defending...

Merger marks Yorkshire Day

North Yorkshire Law and Bedwell Watts & Co. have joined forces this Yorkshire Day as part of a merger that will see the new, larger team operate out of North Yorkshire Law's HQ in Scarborough.

Butcher & Barlow shortlisted in prestigious Law Society Awards

Butcher & Barlow, a leading North West law firm, has been shortlisted for the Law Society’s prestigious Excellence Awards 2019, the highest accolade for law firms in England and Wales.

NE law firm advises award-winning sports charity on its goal for a new home!

Brentford FC’s award-winning Community Sports Trust is preparing to move into new facilities adjacent to a new multimillion pound stadium next summer, thanks to expert legal advice from leading North East law and sports specialist Muckle LLP.

Doorway Capital forewarns substantial growth in Smartphone-related litigation

The explosion of cyber technology and the internet has presented evolving risks and liabilities, including first and third party claims arising out of tech...

Focus on rehabilitation for seriously injured clients sees growth at Manchester law firm

An award-winning law firm in Manchester continues to grow with the appointment of senior legal experts in the field of serious and complex personal injury. Horwich Cohen Coghlan (HCC) Solicitors says a focus on support and rehabilitation is key.

What every SME should know about personal guarantees

Start-ups and SMEs looking for sources of funding need to think carefully before signing personal guarantees, according to leading corporate solicitor James Pressley.

Darlington solicitor backs new law to support the families of missing people

Latimer Hinks Solicitors in Darlington is praising the introduction of Claudia’s Law, which will allow the family of a missing person to manage and...

Bridge Insurance Brokers appoints new director to launch freelance business

John Garrard has joined Bridge Insurance Brokers Ltd to launch its new business, aimed at the freelance and contract professional community. Bridge’s ipro is being headed up...

North West Solicitors Win at National Conveyancing Awards

Bell Lamb & Joynson Solicitors has received national recognition with a win at the Eclipse Proclaim Modern Law Conveyancing Awards for its work in...

Yorkshire law firm wins national legal award

Sheffield-based law firm, PM Property Lawyers, has triumphed in a major legal sector award, winning National Conveyancing Firm of the Year at the Modern Law Conveyancing Awards.

Industry experts unite to launch new executive search firm and raise the bar in...

A pair of progressive recruitment sector leaders in Newcastle Upon Tyne have joined forces to launch a new business with a fresh and innovative approach. BlairWest was established by experienced recruitment experts David Blair and Simon West in Janua

Legal firm is opening the doors of its offices to celebrate Yorkshire Day

A local solicitors firm is offering a day of free legal advice drop-ins across all of its offices to celebrate Yorkshire Day. On 1 August,...

Redcar law firm creates new jobs as part of further business growth

Redcar-based law firm, Cygnet Law, is celebrating a successful period of continued growth by creating three new jobs in its family law, accounts, and...

North West law firm wins industry recognition

Mark Reynolds Solicitors wins top awards, just as the company celebrates its 10-year anniversary.

Redcar solicitor urges MPs to back no-fault divorce bill

Cygnet Law, a Redcar-based solicitor which specialises in family law, has written to local MP Anna Turley to urge her and her colleagues to...

New prison café to serve up second chances for offenders

A new café, staffed by offenders at HMP Northumberland, aims to cater for more than just customers by also providing prisoners with new skills to boost employability and reduce their chances of re-offending.

Greater Manchester Mayor’s Charity partners with Manchester law firm

BLM, a commercial law firm with offices in Manchester, has been announced as the official legal partner of the Greater Manchester (GM) Mayor’s Charity.

Bosses must provide water to workers or face tough penalties

Many employers who don’t make clean drinking water and containers available to their employees do not realise they are breaking the law, James Barker from Kirwans law firm has claimed.

“Tax rules need simplifying, but are we doing enough?” says Darlington solicitor

Solicitors at Latimer Hinks in Darlington have applauded the recent suggestion that inheritance tax rules should be reviewed but have questioned whether enough is...

Employment law firm triples workforce in first year

Husband and wife who head up Leeds-based law firm, Robinson Ralph, have tripled their team since they started the firm one year ago.

McAlister Family Law strengthens its divorce and finance team with two new recruits

Two assistant solicitors join the North West’s fastest growing family law firm: McAlister Family Law

Clarion’s family team wins national award

Clarion’s family team has been recognised in a number of regional and national awards in recent years, and has now won another accolade, ‘Top Family Law Firm 2019’, from the specialist website and news service eprivateclient.

Bridge’s Batty joins board of BIBA

John Batty of Manchester’s Bridge Insurance Brokers Limited has been appointed chair of BIBA’s regional chairs’ advisory board and will represent members from across BIBA’s...

Law firm advises NVM Private Equity on multimillion-pound AI deal

A North East law firm has advised NVM Private Equity on a significant investment into a growing technology business.

Partner’s retirement leads to two new appointment at law firm

The recent retirement of one of the founding partners of Swinburne Maddison LLP (Swinburne Maddison), Philip Robson, has initiated some changes within its residential...

Another associate joins Clarion’s banking team

Andrew Curtis is the latest lawyer to join Clarion’s expanding Banking and Finance practice, which, with a 12-strong team, is one of the largest dedicated Banking and Finance teams in the region.