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Post on 3 Jul 2015
Sandra Brown, Will Michelmore and Andrew White of Michelmores' Private Wealth team have been singled out as 'leaders in their field', in the CityWealth Leaders List 2015. Will Michelmore, a fifth generation lawyer and Senior Partner at Michelmores, acts for a large number of established private...
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Post on 3 Jul 2015
Michelmores' Disputed Wills and Trusts team, led by Tony Cockayne has been shortlisted for the Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2015 in the category of Contentious Trusts and Probate Firm of the Year – UK. The Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards celebrate excellence in the profession and recognise the...
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YangTze Law - Chinese solicitors london
Post on 1 Jun 2015
Michelmores LLP has announced the launch of YangTze Law − the UK's first wholly Chinese-owned law firm. YangTze Law has been set up as an Alternative Business Structure, following approval from the Solicitors Regulation Authority, to serve the needs of a new generation of mainland Chinese...
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Post on 6 Jul 2015
An Unincorporated Association is an organisation set up for a purpose other than to make profit. It is the legal form commonly adopted by members' clubs, sports clubs, charities and other not-for-profit organisations.  The most commonly used definition of an unincorporated association is: "Two or...
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Lego figures trade mark battle
Post on 3 Jul 2015
A UK competitor of well-known Danish toy brand ‘Lego’ has had its application for a declaration of invalidity of Lego’s 3D trade marks rejected by the General Court of the European Union (“the General Court”). In the latest of a series of intellectual property (“IP”) disputes, ‘Best-Lock' applied...
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Exeter PA Network
Post on 2 Jul 2015
The Exeter PA Network played host to over 50 personal assistants (PAs), secretaries and support staff at its latest career enhancing event 'Time to Shine' on Thursday 25 June.  A fun, engaging and interactive talk from business coach and personal development consultant Judy Salmon was the highlight...
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Michelmores Macmillan charity ride
Post on 2 Jul 2015
Michelmores Registry manager Alan Barr and his wife Sue led a team of friends on a 103 mile cycle ride across Somerset in June, raising £103 for Macmillan Cancer Support. The 10-strong team wore their Michelmores Charity Run T-Shirts on the three legged ride, cycling from Yeovil Junction to Shepton...
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Contentious probate solicitors
Post on 2 Jul 2015
Kerry Morgan-Gould is an Associate in the Disputed Wills and Trusts Team. Kerry advises charities and individuals in relation to all aspects of contentious trusts and probate work and she has over 7 years' experience. Kerry joined Michelmores in June 2014 from Foot Anstey. Why did you choose...
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Post on 1 Jul 2015
In the recent case of Barclays Bank PLC v L. Londell McMillan, the High Court has ruled against a former senior partner of United States law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf. The case featured in The Lawyer's Top 20 Cases of 2015 which also saw action being taken against two other partners (these claims...
Financial Services
Post on 1 Jul 2015
Jennifer Ridgway, Associate in the Private Wealth team reviews case law concerning the revocation of a power of attorney, constructive trusts and the management of a compensation award to a vulnerable client. Read the full article This article first appeared in the July/August 2015 edition of...
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