Preparing for the future goes beyond simply making a will, stipulating who will get what on your death. With life expectancy and diagnoses of dementia increasing it has never been so important to consider appointing someone to act on your behalf if you become mentally incapable of making your own decisions. Creating a Lasting Power of Attorney while you still have all your marbles will ensure that those decisions are made by someone you know and trust. What is a Lasting Power of Attorney? A

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Both national and international case law is littered with examples of people being falsely accused of a crime they did not commit and, sadly, some have gone on to serve lengthy prison sentences before being able to prove their innocence. Getting the best legal advice at the earliest possible point after an allegation has been made could make all the difference to the outcome of your case. How your solicitor will help you The moment you become aware that you are under suspicion of committing

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Senior managers and directors spend their days making decisions and they do so in a tough climate of increasing regulation and litigation covering corporate governance and risk management. To prevent them being stifled in their decision-making, and potentially held personally liable for any losses suffered by the company or any third parties, Directors & Officers Liability (D&O) insurance has become a pre-requisite in corporate risk management. D&O insurance covers the cost of any

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The day-to-day life of a company senior manager or director is one of making decisions, sometimes tough and complex ones, which may have a significant impact on the future of the company and any of its stakeholders. They must do so amidst ever-increasing amounts of legislation, regulation, opinion and best practice in corporate governance and risk management. And, because they are only human, they can make mistakes - mistakes that can see them personally liable for any losses suffered by the company

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The Family Law Team successfully represented a Mother in obtaining damages for breach of human rights where the Local Authority delayed issuing care proceedings.  We were also successful in obtaining a costs order against the Local Authority. Read more here.

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