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International Growth Continues At Wilkes With New Head of Planning & Increased Senior Expertise

The Wilkes Partnership, has expanded its international reach by adding to its planning and corporate teams with Legal 500 named…

Has Your Loved One Been Moved Into A Care Home Against Their Wishes?

According to Article 5 of the Equality and Human Rights Commission nobody can be deprived of their liberty without reason….

Employer Advice – How to Handle Workplace Issues During the Festive Season

The festive season can have a big impact on businesses in terms of potential workplace issues.  For instance, difficulties can…

TUPE Update: Does TUPE Apply to Workers?

In a revolutionary decision of an Employment Tribunal sitting in London in the case of, Dewhurst v Revisecatch & City…

Deputyship Refund Scheme – How To Claim Your Refund

Those who have acted as a Court of Protection deputy may be interested to hear of a refund scheme, launched…

Wilkes Corporate Team Advise Johnsons Cars On Aquisition of Four New Volkswagen Dealerships

The Wilkes Corporate team, led by Gareth O’Hara have advised long-standing Automotive client Johnsons Cars on its recent acquisition of…

Is it Time for a ‘Special Leave Policy’ to Protect & Improve Employee Relations?

Sarah Begley is an Employment Solicitor based at our Solihull office. In this article she looks into Special Leave Policies…

Secret Santa…? or buy toys for children in refuge this Christmas. Not such a tough one….

  Once again, this Christmas, Wilkes staff are sacking Secret Santa and swapping novelty mugs and reindeer antlers to buy…

Brexit & Immigration – Implications For Businesses & EU Workers

Pam Sidhu, Employment and Business Immigration lawyer at Wilkes, considers the key issues arising in a Brexit deal or no-deal…

Succession Planning & Tax Reliefs for Farmers

Adrian Schuck, Associate Solicitor in our Birmingham Private Client Team discusses the importance of proper estate planning for farmers and…

Wilkes Named Legal Firm of the Year at City of Birmingham Business Awards

More than 300 of Birmingham’s leading business people attended the City of Birmingham Business Awards on Friday 17th October where The…

Wilkes Corporate Team Advise Blue Sky Corporate Finance on Jerroms Merger

The Wilkes Corporate team, led by Jeremy Parkin, have advised long-standing client Blue Sky Corporate Finance on its recent merger with…

Renowned Tax & Estate Planning Lawyer Philip Harrison Joins Wilkes

Specialist tax and estate planning lawyer Philip Harrison has joined The Wilkes Partnership in a consultancy deal designed to bolster…

How Employment Lawyers Safeguard Businesses

As a business owner, you will be faced with a varying degree of issues throughout your time. This can range…

Government Introduces The “Good Work Plan” – But How Good Is It?

On 17 December 2018 the Government published, its proposals to take forward some of the recommendations in the Taylor Review…