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Wilkin Chapman acquires corporate insolvency business

Grimsby-headquartered law firm Wilkin Chapman Solicitors has acquired a business solutions company in South Yorkshire. Silke & Co provides corporate

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Irwin Mitchell advises on York property deal

Irwin Mitchell has advised a property development business on the acquisition of the former Savills building at 46-48 Bootham in

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LCF Law solicitors target sports for charity fundraising

LCF Law solicitors Harjit Rait and Cathy Cook are aiming to raise significant funds for a number of charities in

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Lupton Fawcett strengthens commercial finance team

Leanne Macdonald has joined the commercial property team at Lupton Fawcett in Sheffield. Having specialised in commercial property law since

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Switalskis sets £20,000 target for Children’s Heart Surgery Fund

Switalskis Solicitors has renewed its sponsorship of Children’s Heart Surgery Fund for a third year, with the goal of raising

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Irwin Mitchell turnover and profits rise significantly

Irwin Mitchell has announced significant growth in its turnover and profit for the 2018/19 financial year. Turnover for the group,

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Walker Morris advises Sheffield United on sponsorship partnership with Al Wefaq Rent a Car

The Walker Morris sports team advised Sheffield United FC on another significant new commercial partnership ahead of their 2019/20 Premier

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Banner Jones promotes to Skelton to head of Sheffield residential property

Banner Jones Solicitors has expanded its senior management team with the promotion of residential property expert Kate Skelton. The latest

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Berwins adds solicitor to commercial team

Harrogate and Leeds-based law firm Berwins has appointed Sarah Levrier as a solicitor in its commercial team. Levrier, who completed

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Mills & Reeve posts record annual turnover of £111m

Mills & Reeve has enjoyed another solid year of growth with turnover rising to £110.9 million—an increase of 4.3% on

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Andrew Jackson advises Kexgill Group on £63.5 million worth of property deals

Andrew Jackson Solicitors has advised Kexgill Group, one of the largest still privately-owned student accommodation specialists in the UK, on

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Ramsdens makes several promotions in specialist areas

Ramsdens Solicitors has made a number of senior promotions. The promotions illustrate the firm’s focus on increasing specialism and expertise

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Keebles overcomes Tough Mudder to raise £800 for St. Luke’s Hospice

Keebles has raised £800 for St. Luke’s Hospice Sheffield by completing national endurance challenge Tough Mudder. A 10-person team from

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The journey of a judgment

For anyone that is owed money, being awarded judgment may feel like the end of a long journey. And, sometimes,

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It’s here! Read the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2019 shortlist

The full list of finalists of the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2019 can be revealed. Lawyers, law firms, barristers and chambers

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North Yorkshire Law and Bedwell Watts & Co mark Yorkshire Day with merger

North Yorkshire Law and Bedwell Watts & Co completed their merger today, marking both the 30th anniversary of Bedwells and

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Andrew Jackson advises property business on investment strategy

Law firm Andrew Jackson Solicitors has acted as legal adviser to an independent property business on its multi-million pound investment

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Morrish Solicitors raises £9,260 for Candlelighters

Employees at Morrish Solicitors have raised more than £9,260 for local children’s cancer charity Candlelighters. Leeds-based Morrish Solicitors has partnered

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