Yorkshire Legal News brings you latest news in developments, appointments at law firms, barristers’ chambers, legal jobs and solicitor events

Jones Myers expands into York

Jones Myers has opened an office in York with the appointment of a three-strong team, including a partner with 25

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Leeds Legal Walk raises the bar for access to justice

More than 500 people participated in the annual Leeds Legal Walk last week. The Yorkshire Legal Support Trust’s Leeds Legal

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Thrive Law expands with three new hires

Leeds-based employment firm Thrive Law has made three new appointments. The arrivals of Alicia Collinson, Keith Williams and Uthman El

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Williamsons strengthens clinical negligence team

Clinical negligence solicitor Sarah Jackson has joined Williamsons Solicitors. Jackson started out in law in 2009, specialising in personal injury

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20 years of Yorkshire Legal Awards: Ruth Bundey

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Yorkshire Legal Awards, Ruth Bundey, partner at Harrison Bundey Solicitors, recalls her 2004

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New routes to employment for Yorkshire law graduates

Yorkshire law graduates are being given the opportunity to complete their training with local businesses as an alternative to law

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Morrish Solicitors bolsters employment law team

Morrish Solicitors has appointed a new solicitor to its employment team. Nicola Williams joined the firm in Leeds as an

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Keebles to host memorial celebration for former head of family law

Keebles is hosting a memorial celebration on 21 June to remember Vanessa Fox, the firm’s former head of family law,

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Blacks strengthens property team

Leeds-based Blacks Solicitors has invested in its property law offering with the appointment of planning specialist James Cook. Cook joins

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Bhayani HR & Employment Law celebrates anniversary with bespoke beer

Sheffield’s Triple Point Brewery & Bar has created a new beer to help celebrate the fifth anniversary of niche firm

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Starting a business? Here are five things you need to know

Richard Coulthard, partner and head of corporate at Ison Harrison, examines some of the legal issues around starting a business

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Leeds Legal Walk taking place on 24 June

The next Leeds Legal Walk, taking place on 24 June, already has 58 teams signed up, making it the largest

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Gordons experiences turnover and profits jump

Leeds and Bradford law firm Gordons earned £17.1 million in turnover in the year to 31 March 2019. The law

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Clarion lawyer becomes member of SFE

A senior associate solicitor at Clarion has become a member of the national association Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE). Stephanie

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Promotion at all-female Ison Harrison office

Ison Harrison has promoted Geraldine Levison to manager of its Chapel Allerton branch. Levison will lead the all-female office of

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Parklane Plowden enjoys 14% boost in revenue

The end of the latest financial year for Parklane Plowden brought exciting news, with the barristers’ chambers recording a 14%

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BRM hires new commercial property lawyer

BRM Solicitors has appointed a new director to its real estate department in Sheffield. New appointment James Alger is an

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3volution assists with Northern Monk brewery investment

Law firm 3volution has negotiated Active Partners’s investment in Leeds-based brewery Northern Monk. London-based Active Partners has acquired a less

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