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Law firm expands by launching its 16th branch office

The Business Desk 29 Nov 2021
In addition to property and family law, the Harrogate office will handle all legal matters, personal and business, via its network of regional offices and the vast and broad experience of its in-house lawyers. Ison Harrison was founded in 1978 by Stephen Harrison in Leeds, merging ...

People: Wake Smith Solicitors; Legal Studio Solicitors; KPMG; and more

The Business Desk 22 Nov 2021
Legal Studio Solicitors, in Leeds, has confirmed Steve Haggett as its latest new consultant. Haggett is a private client lawyer with over 25 years’ industry experience and is a full member of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP) ... Euan West, Leeds office senior partner at KPMG UK, said.

Leeds lawyer in a landmark cartel case

The Business Desk 15 Nov 2021
X Register for free to receive latest news stories direct to your inbox. Register. David Went from Exchange Chambers in Leeds is part of the legal team that has secured a High Court judgment that will result in a multi-billionaire Brazilian orange juice magnate and his son facing trial over their participation in an illegal cartel ... Previous Article. .

People: Jones Myers; Womble Bond Dickinson; YFM Equity Partners; and more

The Business Desk 10 Nov 2021
Jones Myers, a law firm with bases in Leeds, Harrogate and York, has promoted family lawyer Anthony Parrish to partner ... Law firm Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) has strengthened its public sector and local government practice with a number of senior hires across the UK, including managing associate Helen Robinson who joins in Leeds.

Azeem Rafiq: Yorkshire chairman Roger Hutton resigns — but says ECB failed to act over racism allegations

The Times/The Sunday Times 05 Nov 2021
Hutton, a Leeds-based lawyer who has been chairman of the county since April 2020, apologised “unreservedly” to Rafiq and said that he will ...

People: CBI Yorkshire and Humber; DLA Piper; Armstrong Watson; and more

The Business Desk 05 Nov 2021
Law firm DLA Piper has inducted its next generation of lawyers across its two Yorkshire offices. Joining the firm in September, the Leeds and Sheffield offices took on a total of 28 trainees, newly qualified solicitors and service delivery apprentices ... “It is wonderful to welcome our next generation of lawyers to our Leeds office community.

Azeem Rafiq: Yorkshire chairman resigns with ECB parting shot as Michael Vaughan denies racism allegations

The Times/The Sunday Times 05 Nov 2021
Hutton, a Leeds-based lawyer who has been chairman of the county since last April, apologised “unreservedly” to Rafiq and said that he will co-operate with ...

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.

TV guide: 39 of the best shows to watch this week, beginning tonight

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.