We ran a ‘Design our new home card’ competition in August at our Alton office, encouraging kids to get creative and take part during the summer holidays. Up for grabs was a huge haul of family board games.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a determined and dedicated private client solicitor to join a small and friendly law firm in Chichester. Proficient in managing your own case load you will also be expected to develop and form strong business relationships. Full or part-time considered.
The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has issued eight email scam reports in July alone as cyber criminals target legal service providers.
A High Court judge has overturned planning permission for a house extension in Medway, Kent, in a case that rules ‘climate change is a legitimate planning issue’. In a shock decision, Mr Justice Lane overturned the council’s ‘irrational’ decision and decided in favour of Bill McLennan who vehemently objected to his neighbour’s proposed extension on the grounds that it would significantly block sunlight to his solar panels despite the Council granting permission for the project to go ahead.
If you are buying or selling a house, flat or other property in the UK you will most likely need the services of a conveyancer to deal with the legal aspects of the transaction. With many firms offering conveyancing services it can be difficult to know which one will provide you with the best service.
The Ministry of Justice has confirmed that they will be centralising probate registries as part of a £1 billion reform programme resulting in the closure of regional probate registries. The move will see regional probate registries close and all probate services, except for some administrative work, centralised at the Courts and Tribunals Service Centre in Birmingham. The restructuring is designed to improve the service by bringing together expertise in one central location.