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The Bank of Mum and Dad

27th Jul 2018

For people struggling to scrape together the deposit for a new home, the idea of being able to dip into a pot of readily available cash has a dream-like quality. The so-called Bank of Mum and Dad – essentially, money provided by parents or other relatives – is a popular resource. Accord...

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Will disputes

6th Jul 2018

As solicitors who prepare Wills, we know that the last thing our clients want is for theirs to be challenged later on. A Will should provide certainty. It enables an individual to set out exactly who should benefit from their estate, and how, after their death. And a large part of what we help clie...

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Boundary disputes

15th Jun 2018

For those of us who see our home as a sanctuary, the idea of becoming embroiled in a disagreement with a neighbour is unappetising, to say the least. No sensible person would welcome a falling out with the people next door. But disagreements about the extent of each person’s property, and abo...

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Japanese knotweed 'cannot be killed off'

1st Jun 2018

There are fewer more dramatic statements that could ring in the ears of conveyancing solicitors. But, true enough, scientists at Swansea University have claimed that current methods of getting rid of Japanese knotweed cannot eradicate this invasive and, at times, aggressive plant. If you are wonder...

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May Company News

22nd May 2018

Exciting times ahead.  Emma in our Property Dept starts her maternity leave at the end of May and in our Family Dept our Trainee Solicitor, Jenny, is getting married in June and qualifies in July. In our Private Client Department we welcomed Zoë McManus in December as the Head of Departm...

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What is a clean break?

21st May 2018

When two people decide that they no longer want to be in a relationship, the ideal scenario is that they each go their separate ways. They move on with their lives. And they build a future that leaves their past behind.                      &nbs...

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