News, Articles & Events: June 2017
Peter Crawford and Lisa Wallis from Freeths’ Sheffield corporate team advised shareholders Bill and David Jordan on their sale of European Oat Millers Limited to Richardson International Limited. The property and tax aspects were dealt with by Claire Boyce, also from the Freeths’ Sheffield office. Corporate finance advice for the seller was provided by Martin […]
The Coroner’s Court The Coroner’s court is a court of enquiry and not a criminal or civil court. Do I need a solicitor? It is sensible to seek advice from a solicitor if you have concerns about the circumstances in which your relative came by their death. You should choose a solicitor who specialises in […]
Testimonial “Many thanks for all you have done – I greatly appreciate it and will never forget all your help.” Past Client who Carolyn Lowe assisted with a sepsis claim. Why call Freeths? FREE initial telephone advice FREE first interview to discuss your needs We are able to visit you at home if this is […]
Impact of a perineal tear A perineal tear sustained during childbirth can have a substantial effect on a woman’s future continence and sexual function. Some women may be reluctant to talk about any injuries sustained as they see it as a natural part of childbirth. Unfortunately, this can often result in many years of pain […]
There may come a time when, because you are unable to manage your property and financial affairs or personal welfare, you will need someone to do this for you. You can formally appoint a friend, relative or professional to hold a Lasting Power of Attorney that will allow them to act on your behalf. What […]
Are you concerned that you may have been harmed as a result of inadequate care from your General Practitioner? Do you think you may have a GP claim? Loss of confidence between GP and patient is particularly distressing, because most people expect to have a long term professional relationship with their GP. A GP is […]
Freeths has advised the shareholders of Selborne Care Limited on the sale by them of the entire issued share capital of Selborne to CareTech Holdings Plc (an AIM listed company) for a total consideration of £16.9 million in cash. Selborne is a high quality provider of specialist residential care, supported living and day care services […]
Freeths has today been ranked as one of the Top 50 employers in the UK’s first ever Social Mobility Employer Index. The Index is a join initiative between the Social Mobility Foundation and Social Mobility Commission, in partnership with the City of London Corporation. It ranks Britain’s employers for the first time on the actions […]
Over forty Freeths staff recently took part in a charity skydive, raising over £22,000 for Alzheimer’s Society. This takes the total amount raised by the firm during the year to £37,000. 44 members of staff in total jumped from six airfields across the country. The weather almost scuppered the plan at a few locations but […]
Freeths is delighted to announce that it is one of only five firms across the UK to have been shortlisted for the Contentious Trusts and Estates Team (large firm) of the Year category at the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Private Client Awards 2016/17. The 12th annual prestigious STEP Private Client awards highlight […]
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