Category Archives: Legal – Personal/Family/Private Client

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Conveyancing Birchall Blackburn Law witness 68% Growth

Conveyancing News James Boyd is Chief Executive of the conveyancing department at Birchall Blackburn Law, which has witnessed 68% growth in conveyancing transactions (from £4.5m to £7.6m) over the past year. He told Today’s Conveyancer how the firm achieved this and – how it can build on it.... So how have you achieved 68% growth…
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Ansons Solicitors celebrates successful year with host of promotions

Andrew Johnson, finance and practice manager, Julie Tomasik, head of residential conveyancing and Neil Jones, senior associate solicitor in the corporate and commercial team have all become partners Ansons Solicitors has made a raft of new promotions at the firm - including three new partners - following what it described as “a successful year”.  …
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Legal aid fees to be cut by 8.75%, confirms Ministry of Justice

Lawyers damn department’s first major spending decision since Michael Gove became justice secretary, saying cuts could undermine criminal justice system Legal aid fees for criminal solicitors will be cut by 8.75% and the number of contracts for attending police stations and magistrates court reduced by two-thirds, the Ministry of Justice has confirmed. The department’s first…
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