Disputes and Resolution

What happens at mediation?

06/10/2023

Mediation is a way of settling disputes. Our senior associate solicitor Katy Rider explains everything you need to know about the process.

Disputes and Resolution

Everything you need to know about the role of the executor

23/05/2023

What should the executor - usually appointed by a will - be doing and what should you do if they're failing? Senior associate solicitor Katy Rider explains in her latest blog post.

Legal News

Another successful prosecution

15/05/2023

We have prosecuted yet another family for failing to look after animals in their possession. Paul Ridehalgh prosecuted in court on behalf of the RSCPA.

Legal News

Five months imprisonment for animal cruelty

02/05/2023

A defendant has been jailed for five months and is disqualified from owning animals after deliberately beating and killing his ex-partner’s cat. You can read more about the case, prosecuted by Paul Ridehalgh, here.

Legal News

Katy Rider completes ACTAPS course

30/01/2023

Katy Rider has successfully completed the two-year education course for ACTAPS - well done to her. Read more here.

Disputes and Resolution

It’s Mediation Week ~ 16th-20th January

16/01/2023

Decided to separate in 2023? Avoid courtroom confrontation as we launch Family Mediation Week today. Lyndsey Kiley explains more in her latest blog post.

Family Law News

Who is responsible for organising and paying for a funeral?

11/01/2023

When a loved one dies, arranging the funeral is one of the first tasks to do. But who is responsible for organising and paying for it?
Read on to find out more.

Wills and Probate

Why DIY wills are a huge risk

09/01/2023

Family disputes regarding the validity of a will are stressful, time consuming and very costly.  Find out how to avoid this by reading Katy Rider's blog on DIY wills.

Disputes and Resolution

What is a clean break order?

04/01/2023

Getting divorced, worried about your financial position and want to know more about your options? A clean break order could help. Read more about it from our Family Law Team.

Family Law News

Defending an Inheritance Act Claim

03/10/2022 Disputes and Resolution

My partner and I are splitting up… Who gets the house?

14/09/2022

Paralegal Kim Emmett from our Family Law Team explains the options available to you regarding your property, if you and your partner are separating.

Family Law News

Guilty: ‘Prolonged abuse tantamount to torture’

16/05/2022

Director Paul Ridehalgh once again prosecuted on behalf of the RSCPA in court, during a distressing case about the prolonged and intentional abuse of pet cats. Read more what happened in court here.

Disputes and Resolution

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