The Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales has deployed her to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Milton Keynes County Court with effect from 6 May 2014.

Carole who previously managed her own law firm for over ten years, has dedicated her career to being an advocate for vulnerable children and young people and is often appointed by the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (CAFCASS) to represent children in the most complex family matters.

Elizabeth Wyatt, partner and family team lead at Anthony Collins Solicitors says,

“Carole has been an integral part of our family team for almost 6 years so we’re both sad and delighted in equal measure that she is leaving us to take up this public appointment. Needless to say it is a great achievement and a proud moment for the firm as well. We wish her all the best.”

The spread of necrotising fasciitis
The spread of necrotising fasciitis

Necrotising Fasciitis, more commonly known as the ‘flesh-eating disease’, is a significant medical condition that requires urgent treatment.

Richard Handley Inquest
Richard Handley Inquest

Many of us who have been following the unfolding Inquest, are not surprised that the Coroner found gross and significant failures on the part of those caring for him.

Recovery of fire safety costs from leaseholders
Recovery of fire safety costs from leaseholders

In all the action to remove defective cladding, leaseholders have been the elephant in the room. Whilst social landlords might have adopted a wait and see approach private landlords do not have that luxury.

Transforming Business
Transforming Business

We welcome the Labour Party’s commitment to doubling the size of the co-operative economy. We wholeheartedly support the ambition to grow this vitally important part of the economy.

Converting to a Charitable Incorporated Organisation
Converting to a Charitable Incorporated Organisation

It was first referred to in the Charities Act 2006 (which was subsequently replaced by the Charities Act 2011) but it has finally been announced that charitable companies are able to convert to a charitable incorporated organisation (“CIO”).

Impact of Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill
Impact of Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill

The Private Members Bill Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill 2017-19 now has Government support and was debated at second reading on Friday 19 January 2018.