Tom CorriganTrainee solicitor
Trainee solicitor in the construction team
I am a second-year trainee solicitor sitting in the non-contentious construction team having commenced my training contract with Anthony Collins Solicitors in September 2019. My work focuses on drafting construction contracts tailored to clients’ needs and risk profile.
My previous seats were in family law and the charities, social businesses and faith organisations property team. This has provided me with a good level of exposure to both private and commercial matters.
I graduated from the University of Warwick in 2018, before completing my LPC LLM at the University of Law, Birmingham. Before commencing my training contract, I worked as a paralegal in the right to buy team.
The Law Commission published its report on Technical Issues in Charity Law in September 2017 following a public consultation.
Changing charitable purposes and amending governing documents.
Charity registration financial thresholds.
One of the stated aims of the Green Paper is “to deliver the best commercial outcomes with the least burden on the public sector".
The proposals concerning dynamic purchasing systems (DPS) and framework agreements are the most disappointing aspect of the Green Paper.
Family team partner, Elizabeth Wyatt, is delighted to congratulate Kadie Bennett for attaining Resolution Specialist Accreditation in both children law - private and complex financial remedy matters.
On 11 February 2021, the Pension Schemes Act 2021 was given royal assent, setting out a framework for several major changes that will certainly be of interest to employers and pension funds alike.
Matthew Wort, partner, speaks on today’s Supreme Court judgment for sleep-in shifts.
The Supreme Court has today (19 March 2021) handed down judgment in the cases of Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake and Shannon v Rampersad (t/a Clifton House Residential Home).
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