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10 reasons why you should make a will


Nicola Birchall, a chartered legal executive from our Wills, Probate and Trusts team explains why it's so important to write a will and exactly how Marsden Rawsthorn can help you.

Wills and Probate

What’s changed in social care?


Zoe Fleming, head of Wills, Trusts and Probate, and member of SFE (Solicitors for the Elderly), the membership organisation for specialist solicitors, has penned a blog about what’s changed in social care.

Wills and Probate

The problems with DIY probate


Associate director Zoe Fleming shares why it's best to seek advice from a specialist solicitor when it comes to probate, rather than arranging to do it yourself.

Wills and Probate

Prosecuted: Pensioners banned from keeping animals for life


Director Paul Ridehalgh has been successful in prosecuting (on behalf of the RSPCA) pensioners who kept their ponies in horrific conditions. The couple has been banned from keeping animals for life.

Disputes and Resolution

Win for vulnerable people: Video-witnessed wills extended


Vulnerable people can continue to benefit from legislation brought in during the pandemic, that allowed them to have wills witnessed via video call. Call our Wills, Probate and Trusts Team for help with writing a will.

Wills and Probate

Boundary disputes on the rise


Boundary disputes driving you to distraction? Is your extension really encroaching on next door's grass? Leave it to our experts to sort out. Call Marsden Rawsthorn's Dispute Resolution Team.

Disputes and Resolution

Families and autism: How we can help


Need help to draw up an LPA or a Trust for a child? Head of Wills, Probate and Trusts, Zoe Fleming, can help.

Wills and Probate

Marriage breakdown? It’s Good Divorce Week


Are you seeking a child-focused approach following a marriage breakdown? Family Law Solicitor Lauren Townson tells you everything you need to know about Resolution lawyers.

Family Law News

The fuel crisis: Our advice for employers


The fuel crisis has caused mass panic up and down the country as employees have tried to get to work. Read on to find out some advice for employers to consider while staff may be having trouble commuting.

Employment Law

Compulsory ADR is around the corner 


Judges ordering parties to engage in ADR is not deemed in breach of the Human Rights Act, according to a report form the Civil Justice Council. Read on to find out more about compulsory ADR.

Disputes and Resolution

School holidays and separated parents


If you and your former partner are unable to agree as to how much time your children should spend with each of you over the school holidays, you may need to seek the intervention of the Court and apply for a Child Arrangements Order. Read on to find out more.

Family Law News

Want to be a Lawyer? We share the routes to get there.


There are now many different routes to take if you'd like to become a Lawyer, such as qualifying as a Chartered Legal Executive (CILEx). Read on to find out more.

Family Law News

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