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Are You Eligible For a Refund On A Lasting Power Of Attorney?

Sophie Fenn, Associate Solicitor in our Private Client Team is backing a call from The Solicitors for the Elderly Group…

Deal Or No Deal? Things To Consider When Buying A Car Dealership

Gareth O’Hara, Managing Partner at The Wilkes Partnership and motor industry specialist, provides a guide on what to look for…

Solar Panels May Not Be As Advantageous As You Thought When Selling Your Home

Amanda Holden, Partner in our Residential Conveyancing team warns that conscientious homeowners wanting to reduce their carbon footprint by installing…

The Wilkes Partnership Merges With Coley & Tilley

The Wilkes Partnership and Coley & Tilley, have announced a merger creating a 185 person strong firm with a turnover…

Challenging A Will: When do I Enter A Caveat & Why?

Kevin Lynch, Partner in our Contentious Probate department advises that it is vital to consider your options where the validity…

New Year, New Website!

We are delighted to have launched our new website, fresh for 2019, that will allow visitors and clients to interact…

Bad Weather and the Workplace

The weather has been unusually mild so far this winter but as is typical of the UK, it could turn…

Race Pay Gap: Employers’ Reporting Obligations May Be Extended

A Race Disparity Audit conducted in 2017 found large variations in pay and opportunities between white British people and ethnic…

The Office Christmas Party – Avoiding More Than Just A Hangover

 It is almost that time of year again. The traditional Christmas party is an event that is eagerly anticipated in…

Wilkes Corporate Team Advise On £3.5m Term Loan Deal

The Wilkes Partnership has advised Smarts Plumbing Specialists Limited, a leading Midlands-based provider of plumbing and heating services, in raising…

Things To Consider When Selling Your Business

Selling a business is often the culmination of years of hard work. Most entrepreneurs will only go through this process…

Government Announces Planned Increase in Probate Fees

A week after the budget the Government has announced planned changes to the way that probate fees are calculated. Currently…

Unsigned Restrictive Covenants in Employment Contracts May Be Unenforceable

The recent High Court case of Tenon FM Ltd v Cawley [2018] EWHC 1972 (QB) emphasises the importance of having…

Employment Tribunal Fee Scrap Leads To Significant Claims Increase

Recent Ministry of Justice figures show a huge increase in the number of Employment Tribunal claims received, compared with the…

Wilkes Urge Midlands Firms to Ditch Secret Santa for KidsOut 2018 Giving Tree Appeal

Once again this Xmas, Wilkes staff are swapping novelty mugs and reindeer antlers to buy real toys for deprived children…