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Lawyers working an extra 14 days a year according to new research

Legal professionals are working an average 7 hours and 21 minutes extra contractual hours a week or 14 days a year according to research carried out by Douglas Scott Legal

Appointments News

Langleys promotes seven members of staff

Langleys Solicitors has promoted seven members of staff. Carol Dalton and Laura Collins, who work in the York-based firm’s insurance division and Tamsin Cooper, who has responsibility for quality and

Business Development News

Ison Harrison merges with Maurice Smiths

Ison Harrison, has merged with Castleford and Pontefract firm Maurice Smiths. Following the merger, the firm now boasts 10 offices and over 190 staff and offers a service in all

Business Development News

Information security seal of approval for Ward Hadaway

Ward Hadaway has been awarded an official seal of approval for the way it keeps clients’ data and information secure. The firm has been awarded ISO 27001 certification for information

Events News

Taylor&Emmet to hold discrimination master class for local businesses

Employment law experts at Taylor&Emmet are equipping local businesses with the tools to tackle equality and diversity by inviting them to a free discrimination master class. Solicitors from the Sheffield

Appointments News

Dorothy Appleby joins Harland & Co

Dorothy Appleby has joined the private client department at Harland & Co Solicitors. Appleby will specialise in wills & probate, trusts, powers of attorney and court of protection work. Having

Business Development News

Weightmans advises Verder Group on key acquisition

The Leeds corporate team at Weightmans, has advised Verder Group on its multi-million Euro acquisition of Fullwood Packo Group. Verder Group has acquired the 230-year old corporate group, which has expertise

Business Development

Ware & Kay Solicitors new representative for Make it York

Ware & Kay Solicitors has been chosen to advise the Make it York council project. The new destination management organisation has been tasked with helping to improve the economic well-being

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Children’s rights in Uganda supported by Huddersfield Law Society

Huddersfield Law Society has been instrumental in setting up a legal advice hub for young people in Patongo, Northern Uganda who have run into trouble with the law. The Society

Community News

Peter McCormick appointed to the F.A. Board as Premier League representative

Peter McCormick OBE, senior partner of Harrogate-based McCormicks Solicitors, has been appointed by Premier League clubs to represent the League on both The F.A. Board and The F.A. Council. He