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20 Mar 2019 Posted in Family Law 

Coercive & Controlling Behaviour

Lucy Terrell Posted by Lucy Terrell, Associate Solicitor, Family Law

Coercive & Controlling Behaviour

In December 2015 coercive and controlling behaviour became illegal in England and Wales. Since then, there has been a steady rise in awareness of the signs of coercive control and an increase in allegations. Lucy Terrell looks at how to identify this behaviour and what to do if you think you are a victim.

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11 Mar 2019 Posted in Commercial Property 

Commercial Property Rent Reviews

Janette Woodland Posted by Janette Woodland, Head of Commercial Property

Commercial Property Rent Reviews

For many landlords and tenants, rents and rent review can be a thorny issue. Jan Woodland, head of commercial property at Mowbray Woodwards takes a look at the potential pitfalls and explains how a solicitor can help you get the best deal in the short and long term.

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14 Feb 2019 Posted in Divorce & Separation Wills & Estate Planning 

Married, separated, divorced - what happens to a Will?

David Whitworth Posted by David Whitworth, Partner and Head of Wills, Trusts & Probate

Married, separated, divorced - what happens to a Will?

Many people don’t realise that any change in marital status will change the effectiveness of a Will. If you don’t keep your Will updated as life changes, you could be in danger of leaving loved ones without the inheritance you intended and a family dispute over your estate. Specialist solicitor David Whitworth explains.

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11 Feb 2019 Posted in Property Relocation Residential Property 

The Property Expert’s Guide to Finding the Perfect Home

Kate Jackson Posted by Kate Jackson, Partner and Head of Residential Property

The Property Expert’s Guide to Finding the Perfect Home

If you are planning on buying property in 2019 don’t start looking until you’ve read our expert guide!

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05 Feb 2019 Posted in Divorce & Separation Family Law 

The Dangers of DIY Divorce

Meg Moss Posted by Meg Moss, Partner, Family Law

The Dangers of DIY Divorce

Meg Moss, a divorce solicitor for 27 years, warns of the pitfalls of going it alone and using websites that promise cheap, quickie divorces.

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