In the second part of our series on contract management pitfalls, we look at the risks and opportunities presented by payment mechanisms in construction contracts.
Our teams are highly sought after and noted within the legal sector for the quality of our their work. As many as 37 of them were listed as recommended lawyers in their fields and some under the 'elite' category. Chambers UK, the leading guide to the legal industry, singled out 24 of our staff as outstanding leaders in their respective fields, and praised the firm across its broad range of practice areas. What’s more, The Legal 500 Guide ranked us highly with several of their legal teams ranked as leaders in their specialist fields. Read more about our awards here.
Our staff include:
- Senior Partner - Peter Hubbard
- 27 Partners
- 93 Fee earners
- 68 Fee earners (non-qualified)
- 12 Trainee solicitors
- 55 Secretarial staff
- 73 Business support (includes 5 legal administrators)
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The responsibility that I have been trusted with is far greater than I ever expected to have as a paralegal or trainee, which is something that makes Anthony Collins Solicitors stand out from other firms.Will Allen, Trainee Solicitor.
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Under most construction contracts, the contractor takes on the ground conditions risk. However, a recent case has demonstrated that the risk can fall on the employer.
The UK Government has been consulting on how it should promote social value in its procurements. Here is our response that we submitted to the consultation...
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A recent case in the Court of Appeal will no doubt bring a sigh of relief for employers, but a corresponding sigh of disappointment may be uttered for equality and gender balance in the workplace.
This briefing assists response to the consultation paper by outlining the consultation questions, providing some background information and prompting some thoughts and potential answers.
A report published on 29 May by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has found that since 2009-10, local government spending on services has fallen on average by 21% in real terms.
A long-awaited decision of the Court of Appeal has clarified that a lower standard of proof should apply than previously thought before an Inquest can return a conclusion of suicide.
New regulations come into force on 1 June 2019, amending the Section 21 (s21) prescribed form template for use with assured shorthold tenancies.
In a challenging economic climate with continuing budget cuts and increasing expectations of staff, sickness absence remains an ongoing problem that is important to address.