Latest News for: Leeds lawyer


Leeds goes back to CAS in latest transfer case with Augustin over $30M wage settlement

The Joplin Globe 21 Sep 2023
16 hearing is set for Leeds to challenge. Leeds was ordered by FIFA in March to pay Augustin more than 24.5 million pounds ($30 million) for breach of a five-year contract agreed in the 2019-20 soccer season affected by the pandemic ... In both cases Leeds' lawyers have argued the deal should have been nullified.

People: Tyr; McCormicks Solicitors; Bradley Hall Yorkshire; and more

The Business Desk 20 Sep 2023
Leeds-based commercial law firm, Tyr, has added another senior lawyer with the recruitment of Samantha Astell into the commercial property team ... “Sam is an extremely talented lawyer who brings a wealth of experience from across the sector and is a great fit with our key values.”.

Animal rights activists admit trying to stop Scottish Grand National

AOL 30 Aug 2023
... Bath; Robert Houston, 44, from London; Jennifer d’Netto, 54, from Malvern Wells; Joshua Lane, 26, from Alfreton; Calum Marshall, 25, from Edinburgh; and Claire Smith, 25, from Leeds, maintained their not guilty pleas through their lawyers and will stand trial next month.

UK dispatch: Law Society of England and Wales to open regional ceremonies for all solicitors

Jurist 11 Aug 2023
The first inaugural ceremony is due to take place in Leeds on 11th September, as I reported in earlier coverage ... We hope the event in Leeds will be a step towards ensuring all lawyers, no matter where they are based, can attend, and celebrate their achievements.

Students can use AI on applications, Arizona State law school says

Reuters 29 Jul 2023
The Phoenix-based law school wanted prospective students to know that AI is acceptable ahead the next admissions cycle opening up on August 10, said Arizona State law school dean Stacy Leeds. "This is just one more of the tools that is in their toolbox when they think about how to present their admissions package" Leeds said Friday.

People: Andrew Jackson Solicitors; Hagen Wolf; ProBiotix Health; and more

The Business Desk 25 Jul 2023
Coish said. “I am excited to return to Andrew Jackson where I began my career 26 years ago ... .... Matt Pugh, managing partner at Hagen Wolf, said ... Prince’s arrival means the firm’s roster of specialist lawyers at its Leeds office has grown to nine, bolstering the company’s capacity to cater to a diverse range of legal needs ... ... .... .

People: Andrew Jackson, PwC; DLA Piper; Hunter Gee Holroyd

The Business Desk 09 Jul 2023
.... DLA Piper announce a number of non-partner promotions across its Leeds office. Four lawyers have been promoted to legal director and nine to senior associate. Legal directors. ... Andrew Dyson, DLA Piper’s Leeds office managing partner, said ... Across all of the 22 senior promotions, 11 will be based in Manchester, nine in Leeds and two in Newcastle ... .

People: Roche Legal; AspinallVerdi; Ward Hadaway; and more

The Business Desk 21 Jun 2023
Elliot Squire and Harvey Garrett join the firm as consultants at its head office at The Calls, Leeds, to serve clients in the public and private sectors throughout Yorkshire and further afield ... Law firm Ward Hadaway has made 19 promotions across the business, with a trio of those in its growing Leeds office.

People: Freeths; BlackDice; and more

The Business Desk 20 Jun 2023
National law firm Freeths has appointed Rob Smedley as employment director in Leeds ... “Rob is a high calibre lawyer with a wealth of knowledge and experience ... “I’m proud to be working amongst some of the most highly regarded lawyers in the field.”.

Bevan Brittan’s Leeds lawyers advise on major property development deals for the London Borough of Waltham Forest (Bevan Brittan LLP)

Public Technologies 30 May 2023
Property experts from Bevan Brittan's Leeds office have advised a local authority in London on two significant deals that form part of a strategic partnership with a university ... Simon Jackson, a Leeds-based real estate partner with Bevan Brittan, led the wider team that advised the local authority on all matters.

Firm is on the move to secure bigger office base in city centre

The Business Desk 10 May 2023
Global law firm Reed Smith will be moving Global Solutions Leeds (GSL) to Globe Point, a new office development in the Temple district of the city, completed by longstanding client CEG ... GSL was first launched in 2018 at the Platform building next to Leeds Railway Station.

NYC jury finds Donald Trump sexually abused E. Jean Carroll, awards her $5 million in ...

Henry Herald 10 May 2023
The jury determined Carroll’s lawyers did not prove by a preponderance of the evidence that Trump raped her ... In her closing argument, Carroll’s lawyer Roberta Kaplan told the jury the testimony from Leeds and Stoynoff proved the attack on Carroll was part of a pattern.

Jury finds Donald Trump liable for sexually abusing E. Jean Carroll and awards her $5 million

Yahoo Daily News 10 May 2023
She was worried, she testified, that Trump would crush her and ruin her life with a phalanx of lawyers if she went public at the time ... Carroll's lawyers brought two other women who accused Trump of sexual assault — Jessica Leeds and Natasha Stoynoff — who testified that Trump also suddenly sexually assaulted them in semi-public places.

Trump found liable for sexual abuse, defamation in E. Jean Carroll case, ordered to pay ...

New York Post 10 May 2023
Carroll’s lawyer, Kaplan, told jurors during closing arguments Monday that Leeds and Stoynoff’s claims showed that what happened to Carroll wasn’t a one-off incident ... Trump lawyer Joe Tacopina told the jury during his closings that Carroll’s claims were a “work of fiction.”.