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We are delighted to announce that our private wealth law department has maintained its Band 2 position in the Birmingham and surrounds area in the latest edition of Chambers and Partners High Net Worth.
Quotes from our rankings comment: “There’s a vein of integrity that runs through the firm that makes you very comfortable with them.”
A market commentator reports: “They have a strong following and they're delightful to work with.”
Notable practitioners include Donna Holmes and Lisa Whitehouse, who are both recognised for their strength and expertise in Court of Protection and estates/trusts. Donna, who is ranked as a Band 2 lawyer, is praised for "leading the Birmingham market for Court of Protection work." Similarly, Lisa (ranked as an Associate to watch) has been described as “studious with unerring client focus”.
We are thrilled to have been recognised for our strengths in private wealth law and continue to service our clients with the ultimate aim of improving lives, communities and society.
On 30 June 2020, Boris Johnson announced radical changes to the planning system.
Six months after the first recorded case of COVID-19 in the UK, it is clear that charities, community organisations and volunteers have played a huge role in the UK’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic
This article is further to our previous e-briefing (published on 22 July 2020) where we informed you that there are new temporary measures (a new Practice Direction PD55c) that have been brought into deal with possession claims, following the stay being lifted on possession claims on 22 August 2020.
A podcast from Alex Loxton and Sumi Begum from our housing litigation team, discussing injunction applications and the courts approach in light of COVID-19 and the ban on possession proceedings.
We have asked colleagues in the Employment Law team to highlight what they think is key to managing a redundancy programme well.
The use of video remote witnessing of Wills will become law.
There’s no doubt about it, the COVID-19 pandemic has placed incredible pressure on the NHS.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s £3.8 billion SDLT giveaway may bring benefits for registered providers of social housing, according to ACS experts in the sector.
We finally have some detail about what will happen after the end of the possession stay/evictions ban on 23 August 2020.
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