Jonathan Foster of Appleyard Lees works to eliminate stigma surrounding mental illness

Jonathan Foster, trainee patent attorney at Appleyard Lees, is raising awareness of and working to eliminate the stigma surrounding mental illness

Jonathan Foster of Appleyard Lees works to eliminate stigma surrounding mental illness
Yorkshire Union of Law Societies names new president and vice president

Switalskis associate Natalie Cosgrove has been appointed as the next president of the Yorkshire Union of Law Societies, the umbrella organisation for all local law societies in the region

Yorkshire Union of Law Societies names new president and vice president
Whitecap publishes report on legal tech in Leeds city region

Leeds is ideally positioned to capitalise as the legal sector nears an inflection point of major transformation, according to a new report from Whitecap Consulting

Whitecap publishes report on legal tech in Leeds city region
Knights moves to design-led York office space

Legal and professional services business Knights has started the fit out of its new office as it relocates its York base to new modern premises

Knights moves to design-led York office space
Switalskis recruits Sheffield-based family law team from Keebles

Switalskis is expanding its family and child care law department in a move that sees the Keebles Sheffield-based family law team join the firm

Switalskis recruits Sheffield-based family law team from Keebles
Torque Law adds paralegal to growing employment practice

Torque Law has appointed Ellie Addinall as a paralegal to its growing team. She joins at an exciting time, as the firm has experienced significant growth

Torque Law adds paralegal to growing employment practice
Taylor&Emmet steps up to support legal walk

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet is playing a pivotal role in a forthcoming sponsored walk to raise funds for local legal advice services

Taylor&Emmet steps up to support legal walk

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Switalskis recruits Sheffield-based family law team from Keebles

Switalskis is expanding its family and child care law department in a move that sees the Keebles Sheffield-based family law team join the firm

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Torque Law adds paralegal to growing employment practice

Torque Law has appointed Ellie Addinall as a paralegal to its growing team. She joins at an exciting time, as the firm has experienced significant growth

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Walker Morris appoints new chartered trade mark attorney

Walker Morris has appointed Sakura Proctor as a chartered trade mark attorney in its intellectual property team

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Schofield Sweeney and Clarion react to Yorkshire Legal Awards wins

Clarion and Schofield Sweeney have reacted to their wins at the virtual Yorkshire Legal Awards 2020 on 15 December, where the profession celebrated the successes of the past 12 months

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Yorkshire legal profession celebrates at virtual awards ceremony

A host of law firms and solicitors were recognised as the Yorkshire legal profession’s best and brightest at the virtual Yorkshire Legal Awards 2020 last night

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Get registered and ready for the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2020

The Yorkshire Legal Awards will reflect the talent, hard work and commitment integral to the prosperity of the profession tomorrow when the 2020 ceremony is broadcast online

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Lupton Fawcett helps secure future of Sheffield’s Food Works

Lupton Fawcett has helped to secure the future of Sheffield’s Food Works by completing a lease on its new premises in just two weeks

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Wake Smith secures commercial property for Sheffield hairdresser

Wake Smith Solicitors has helped an experienced hairdresser achieve his dream to open a new salon in Sheffield

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Taylor&Emmet launches national wealth service

Taylor&Emmet is introducing a new multidisciplinary service tailored to the needs of high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth individuals

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Knights moves to design-led York office space

Legal and professional services business Knights has started the fit out of its new office as it relocates its York base to new modern premises

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Dublin office paves the way for further global growth at Secerna

Yorkshire-headquartered law firm Secerna is preparing for its next phase of growth with a new office in Dublin

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IoD awards fellowship to Yorkshire and Lupton Fawcett lawyer Jonathan Oxley

Corporate lawyer Jonathan Oxley has been awarded a fellowship of IoD—one of the highest accolades granted by the directors’ organisation

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Taylor&Emmet steps up to support legal walk

Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet is playing a pivotal role in a forthcoming sponsored walk to raise funds for local legal advice services

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Yorkshire Legal Support Trust running legal walks in June and July

The Yorkshire Legal Support Trust is again staging the fundraising 10k legal walks in Leeds, Sheffield and York, and new for this year, Doncaster

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BW Legal on the vital importance of making a positive impact

Brian Gibson, head of business development at BW Legal in Leeds, on giving back to the community, and building one that supports colleagues

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Linetime integrates with InfoTrack so firms can manage their conveyancing business digitally

Linetime and InfoTrack have made productivity enhancements to their two-way integration, enabling conveyancing departments to achieve end-to-end conveyancing, digitally

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Remote working ‘critical’ to the workplace of the future, say lawyers

A major survey of more than 1,000 lawyers has revealed that the impact of the pandemic will be felt for years to come, as firms reorganise themselves to meet the needs of the future workplace

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BW Legal on the vital importance of making a positive impact

Brian Gibson, head of business development at BW Legal in Leeds, on giving back to the community, and building one that supports colleagues

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