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New bill recognises kids in domestic violence

We were pleased to see that, this week, the government passed a landmark domestic violence bill that will recognise children as victims in their own right if they had seen, heard or experienced abuse. We…

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House market on track as estate agents are back

We’re delighted to see that the property market has been behaving positively since trading restrictions on estate agents were lifted on 13 May. Gemma Brooke, one of our director and the head of our conveyancing,…

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Surge in will requests during lockdown

You may not be surprised to read that we have seen a rise in requests for wills since the coronavirus lockdown began on 23 March and we’ve had to employ some creative solutions to fulfil…

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We’re working hard to meet spiking demands

Cases of child protection and domestic violence have spiked since the lockdown, meaning key workers in the legal sector need to go above and beyond to meet the demand. We’ve seen a significant increase in…

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Most vulnerable must keep connected in lockdown

It’s tough for everyone at the moment, and we’re urging vulnerable people in the region to remain connected with local services throughout the coronavirus lockdown. To help this, we’re backing a North East-wide initiative to…

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We want Redcar to back proposed DV scheme

As the lockdown continues, recent news has caused us to write to Redcar MP Jacob Young to back the national proposal raised by two key commissioners, urging the government to make hotel rooms available to…

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Training success for two fantastic employees

We’re celebrating the success of two of our fantastic team members, as they progress to the next stages of their legal careers with the support of the firm. Legal clerk Rachael Wilson and legal assistant…

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