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Is it time to take the plunge?

Date Posted: 21 June 2018

You may have heard of the court case involving a plumber and his fight for employment rights against Pimlico Plumbers, recently. But, what made the plumber take the plunge and start legal proceedings, and should you do the same? 

Finances challenged 40 years after divorce

Date Posted: 05 June 2018

If you are getting divorced then it’s important that the finances are settled at the same time. There are a number of cases where ex-spouses can make a financial claim many years down the line, and it can become more complicated if one of the couple dies.  A recent case saw a claim being made 40 years following divorce. 

When Doctors and Parents collide

Date Posted: 22 May 2018

When it comes to parents and their children, it is a general assumption that parents know what’s right for their child. But when a child is terminally ill, medical professionals will play a large role in deciding what is best for the child, which can cause parents and the medical world to collide. So, why don't parents get the final say? 

You can’t avoid nasty surprises, but you can plan for them!

Date Posted: 18 April 2018

If you are suddenly struck by a severe illness, disability or accident that leaves you physically or mentally incapacitated, you’ll need someone to act on your behalf such as a Lasting Power of Attorney. Here’s what you need to know about an LPA and how to plan for the unexpected and take the edge off those nasty surprises.


Mind the Gender Pay Gap

Date Posted: 21 March 2018

You may have noticed several familiar faces publish reports on the gender pay gap within their organisation recently, but why? Read our blog to find out more.

Write the right Will

Date Posted: 22 February 2018

Many of us believe that once we've passed away, all our assets will automatically go to the most important person in our lives. That's not how it works - you need a Will. But, what do you need to think about? What makes sure that your Will really delivers?

Robertsons Solicitors to expand following new probate appointment

Date Posted: 21 February 2018

PRESS RELEASE: We are delighted that Afonwy Howell-Pryce has joined us and will be working to grow our Wills, Probate and Trusts service.

Time to break free?

Date Posted: 23 January 2018

For some, a New Year is considered a new start, a chance to start over and begin again. But, for some couples it may be a time to file for divorce. Going through a divorce can be a daunting and an overbearing experience, so, here's what to keep in mind when going through the divorce process. 

Meeting your family law solicitor for the first time

Date Posted: 14 December 2017

For many of us, arranging to meet a family law solicitor is not a regular affair and can be a daunting prospect. So, what do you need to think about prior to the meeting? 

What is the legal difference between marriage and cohabitation?

Date Posted: 05 December 2017

When you are moving into a house with your partner or spouse, it is not always easy to discuss the legal implications of such a move.  However, the law is not the same for married and cohabiting couples.  This article sets out some of the legal differences.