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Higgs achieves six-figure settlement after motorcycle accident

Major trauma experts at leading law firm Higgs LLP have achieved...

Opinion: Should there be a review of personal injury awards and settlements?

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Partner fined after charitable trusts used client account as bank

A partner at BDB Pitmans has been fined after allowing two charitable trusts to use his firm's client account as a bank.     Jonathan Brinsden accepted the £2000 fine from the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) in a regulatory settlement agreement. He will not face a disciplinary tribunal. The conduct happened while he...

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Tech-driven Sydney firm sets up Manchester office

An award-winning Sydney-headquartered law firm is bringing its innovative approach to a new office in Manchester. LegalVision aims to quadruple...

SRA makes whistleblowing easier as part of SLAPPs work

The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) says it will make whistleblowing easier as part of its ongoing work on strategic...

Gateley director banned from profession for a year

Dean Copley, a former director with listed firm Gateley, has been suspended from the profession after accepting a gift...

Drivers who kill could face life behind bars under new laws

Drivers who kill could receive life sentences as part of new reforms this week. The sentences can be handed to...

Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall’s Divorce – What is a Prenuptial Contract?

Partner Tasha Bevan-Stewart, in leading Thames Valley law firm Blandy & Blandy’s Family Law team, discusses prenuptial contracts in light...

South Square launch Arbitration and Mediation Unit

World-class restructuring and insolvency chambers, South Square, has today announced the launch of its special Arbitration and Mediation Unit. Renowned...

Law firm mfg Solicitors raises £8,000 for Midland’s charities

A Midlands law firm has raised almost £8,000 for several charities across the region in the last 12 months. mfg...

Disabled swimmer’s disappointment at court ruling over City of London charges for Hampstead Ponds

Disabled swimmer Christina Efthimiou has voiced her disappointment at a High Court judgment which found that the charging regime...

Pets on divorce – who gets custody?

Article kindly contributed by OGR Stock Denton Solicitors. While it may come as a surprise to pet lovers, under English...

Browne Jacobson hires seven to bolster Manchester professional indemnity practice

Browne Jacobson has expanded its Manchester professional indemnity practice by recruiting a seven person team led by Jason Nash...

Plymouth based law firm becomes accredited four-day week employer

Plymouth based law firm, Portcullis Legals, has been working a four-day, 32-hour working week, with no loss of pay...

Weightmans announces financial results

National law firm Weightmans has announced its financial results for the 21/22 financial year as it awards £1.5m in...