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East Midlands law firm, Sills & Betteridge LLP has announced the appointment of six new equity partners.

East Midlands law firm, Sills & Betteridge LLP has announced the appointment of six new equity partners.

The new partners are; Euan McLaughlin, Chrystal Theofanous, James Conduit, Mo Hayes, Malachy McGill and James Proctor. All joined the firm as trainee or newly qualified solicitors, demonstrating the firm’s strong commitment to the development of its people and a strategy to nurture strong leaders that can be promoted from within the firm. Commenting on the appointments, Andrew Payne, Sills & Betteridge Senior Partner said, “Whilst by no means typical of a lot of firms, …

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Fraser Brown fortifies its residential property team

Fraser Brown fortifies its residential property team

Fraser Brown Solicitors has bolstered its residential property team with the appointment of professionals Georgia McGuire, Helen Ford, Natalia Shuttlewood, Nicholas Raynor, Megan Ward, Georgie Lloyd, Anna Fussey and Alex Jepson. The team is the largest of its kind in the East Midlands and is made up of 33 professionals situated across Fraser Brown’s four offices in Nottinghamshire and Lincoln. The firm’s team continue to expand across the region to meet the growing demand for …

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New hires for Swindell & Pearson as firm continues to grow

New hires for Swindell & Pearson as firm continues to grow

Bondholder and patent and trade mark attorney firm Swindell & Pearson has welcomed two new trade mark attorneys and a trainee patent attorney as the firm continues to help local and international clients protect their valuable intellectual property rights.   Shaun Sherlock has joined as a UK and European trade mark attorney and Karen Wilson joins as a European trade mark attorney. Both previously worked for leading UK patent and trade mark firms before making the decision to …

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Exam Success at East Midlands Patent and Trade Mark Firm

Exam Success at East Midlands Patent and Trade Mark Firm

East Midlands based patent and trade mark attorney firm Swindell & Pearson is delighted to announce that Associate Tim Gilbert has passed his recent set of qualifying exams and has now become a European Patent Attorney. Tim joined Swindell & Pearson in 2013 after completing a PhD at the University of Birmingham in Civil Engineering. Prior to this Tim obtained a first class honours degree in Civil Engineering at the same university. Commenting on his …

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Local law firm shortlisted for prestigious award

Local law firm shortlisted for prestigious award

Fraser Brown Solicitors’ conveyancing team has been shortlisted for a prestigious award in the Law Firm Services (LFS) Conveyancing Awards 2018. The conveyancing team, which is made up of 33 professionals situated throughout the firm’s four offices across Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire, has been shortlisted for the Regional Conveyancing Firm of the Year Award. The team deals with all types of residential property transactions from auction sales to £1m purchases, combining 21st century technology with legal …

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Run a marathon relay for LOROS

Run a marathon relay for LOROS

Teams of runners are invited to take part in the sixth Cummins Relay Challenge at October’s 2018 Leicester Marathon to raise money for the Leicestershire hospice LOROS. More than £47,000 has been raised in the event’s first five years, and the organisers at Cummins Employment Solicitors are keen to take the running total beyond £60,000 this year. The full or half marathon are available for teams of four runners from businesses, other organisations or family and friends. And for …

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East Midlands firm Swindell & Pearson welcomes Stephen Jackson to the team

East Midlands firm Swindell & Pearson welcomes Stephen Jackson to the team

East Midlands patent and trade mark firm Swindell & Pearson is delighted to welcome Stephen Jackson to the firm as a trainee patent attorney. After completing an MPhys in Physics at the University of Manchester, Stephen undertook a PhD on polymer deformation and fracture at the University of Sheffield. On joining the firm, Stephen commented: “Swindell & Pearson appealed to me because of the expertise of its patent attorneys, and its reputation for great client …

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Nick Flatt, a family law specialist has joined East Midlands law firm Sills & Betteridge.

Nick Flatt, a family law specialist has joined East Midlands law firm Sills & Betteridge.

Nick qualified as a Solicitor in 2006 and practices exclusively in Family Law. He will work primarily from the firms Nottingham office. He started his legal career with The Johnson Partnership and was a founder member of NFLA (as Family Law Group was then known).  Since then he has built an enviable reputation and won the respect of his peers by undertaking the majority of his own court work. He has a particular specialism dealing …

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Tallents Solicitors announces new Partner Appointment to the Dispute Resolution Team

Tallents Solicitors announces new Partner Appointment  to the Dispute Resolution Team

Tallents Solicitors is delighted to announce that solicitor Stephanie Whitchurch has been appointed as a Partner to the Dispute Resolution Team. Stephanie is an experienced solicitor and Senior Litigator with Tallents and has been with the firm since 2012. Her experience covers a wide range of personal and commercial dispute resolution, including: commercial and individual contract disputes, partnership and director / shareholder disputes (particularly in farming businesses and property disputes, including boundary disputes and landlord …

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LAW FIRM NAMED IN LIST OF HIGHEST UK ACHIEVERS FOR NATIONAL CHARITY CAMPAIGN

LAW FIRM NAMED IN LIST OF HIGHEST UK ACHIEVERS FOR NATIONAL CHARITY CAMPAIGN

A LAW firm in Newark and Mansfield has raised more than £10,000 for charity this year after taking part in a will-writing campaign, making them 4th in the country. Tallents Solicitors in Newark and Mansfield have taken part in the annual Will Aid scheme which asks solicitors to write wills for local people and instead, ask only for a voluntary donation. This year the staff redoubled their efforts and raised an impressive £10,410 in the …

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