Latest News for: Leeds lawyer


People: DLA Piper; Armstrong Watson; Walker Morris; and more

The Business Desk 07 Oct 2021
Norman is the co leader of the International Tech Disputes Team and is also the architect behind WIN (What In-house lawyers Need) which now has a community of over 8500 in-house lawyers ... “We have a tremendous community of lawyers delivering outstanding client service and I am looking forward to supporting everyone now and the years to come.”.

Law firm doubles up on value of deals completed in first half

The Business Desk 29 Sep 2021
Continued expansion to meet client demand, including the launch of a corporate offering in the firm’s Leeds office. Recent hires have boosted the corporate and banking team to more than 75 specialist lawyers across the firm’s UK and international offices ... Hill Dickinson has corporate teams based in Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, London and Hong Kong ... .

Sellafield 'whistleblower' Alison McDermott in post-tribunal appeal

BBC News 25 Sep 2021
Mrs McDermott was told the termination was due to "funding constraints" but, during the 13 day-long employment tribunal held in Leeds in June, it was revealed by Sellafield's lawyers to was because of what they said was the "questionable and insubstantial" report done by Mrs McDermott.

People: Square One Law; Slingshot Simulations; virtualDCS; and more

The Business Desk 22 Sep 2021
Commercial law firm Square One Law has welcomed new partner, Dawn Carlisle, to its Leeds office. She is a highly experienced property lawyer with over 25 years’ experience at respected national commercial firms in Leeds ... Leeds office partner, Matthew Thompson, said. “We are delighted to welcome Dawn to the ever-expanding Leeds team.

Drunk barrister who sexually assaulted two female colleagues on a night out after he lifted ...

The Daily Mail 13 Sep 2021
He also lost his tenancy at both his London and Leeds Chambers ... The Leeds-based lawyer had made informal plans to meet with two women, who had gone out for drinks themselves after eating a meal together ... The Leeds-based lawyer had made informal plans to meet with two women, who had gone out for drinks themselves after eating a meal together.

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The Irish Times 05 Sep 2021
Lawn & Order. Keep Off My Grass! ... X-Rated ... This time he’s at 5 Grosvenor Mount, a Victorian family home in the Leeds suburb of Headingley. Olusoga begins by profiling the property’s original owner, idealistic lawyer William Bruce, who twice tried to save men from the gallows ... Queensberry instructed the up-and-coming lawyer Carson to defend the case.

Man held after newlywed bride falls to her death from Arthur's Seat on honeymoon

The Daily Telegraph 04 Sep 2021
They also told how Ms Javed, who worked as an employment lawyer at Lyons Davidson Solicitors in Leeds, was heavily involved in charity work before getting married late last year ... Ms Javed had previously been a volunteer coordinator with a Leeds soup kitchen for the homeless.

Expansion for family law firm with new office and more solicitors

The Business Desk 01 Sep 2021
Stowe Family Law is continuing to grow its regional presence in Yorkshire with a new office opening in Malton and more talent joining its Leeds office ... The larger team will help clients across Leeds and Yorkshire access some of the country’s top family lawyers at a time when divorce enquiries are continuing to rise due to the pandemic.

Property people: Preston Baker; Gent Visick; and more

The Business Desk 01 Sep 2021
Two commercial property lawyers have joined LCF Law, bolstering its commercial real estate team ... “The appointments of Steve and Angela follow several new contract wins for the firm and come on the back of highly experienced property lawyer and retail specialist, Steven Silver, also joining our Leeds team at the end of last year.

People: Walker Morris; JMG Group; Sheffield Culture Collective; and more

The Business Desk 11 Aug 2021
This appointment, the latest in a string of lateral hires to boost the firm’s leading Real Estate team, now comprising nearly 40 lawyers, 10 of which are partners. Bacon joins from Eversheds Sutherland, where he was head of Leeds Real Estate.

07.07.2021 - Leeds Lawyers Go Back To School To Offer CV Writing And Job Interview Tips To Pupils (Irwin Mitchell LLP)

Public Technologies 07 Jul 2021
Legal experts from Irwin Mitchell's Leeds office have taken a virtual trip back to school to offer Year 11 pupils important tips as they begin their journey into the world of work ... Alan Ball is a serious injury lawyer at Irwin Mitchell's Leeds office who organised the event.

People: Womble Bond Dickinson; Clarion; Weightmans

The Business Desk 06 Jul 2021
Law firm Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) has confirmed a number of senior promotions across its UK offices, including new partners Fiona Graham and Andrew Hirst in the firm’s Leeds office ... She works across both WBD’s Leeds and Newcastle offices ... (non-qualified lawyers).

Chased and heckled, but Jo Cox’s sister is unbowed in election fight

The Observer 27 Jun 2021
The shadow chancellor Rachel Reeves, who was a close friend of Cox and is the MP for Leeds West, has come to lend a hand ... Asked why local people would want an outsider like him he instantly names “Marcelo Bielsa” the Argentinian manager of nearby Leeds United who has revived the fortunes of the club.

People: Aon; Clarion; Northcoders; and more

The Business Desk 08 Jun 2021
Global professional services firm Aon, has strengthened its market position with 25 promotions and appointments at its Leeds Tingley and Harrogate offices ... James Fell, head of office for Aon Leeds Tingley and Harrogate, said ... A further eight lawyers at the Leeds law firm Clarion have received promotions.