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Winner of Highly Commended Award in the Young Conveyancer of the Year (South)

The 2017 LFS Conference and Awards took place on Wednesday 20 September and we are delighted that Kelly Loft, who is a Senior Conveyancing Executive here at Neves was awar…

In the last two years, there was an increase from 87 to 216 of children aged 10 or under being referred to the NHS because they were unhappy in their biological gender.

Some sources of support:

Gender Identity Development Service (GIDS) (was known …

Reaching a financial settlement when divorcing

When is an agreement a concluded agreement capable of being enforced? (A brief look at the Xydhias case)

On divorce, parties are able to agree a financial settlement (provided it complies with certain …

I was quite shocked earlier this week to read that Denzil Lush has declared that he himself will never draw up a Lasting Power of Attorney.

Denzil Lush was the senior Judge in the Court of Protection for some 20 years (the Court of Protection is the…

Fees for those bringing employment tribunal claims have been ruled unlawful, and the government will now have to repay up to £32m to claimants if the payment of the fee is deemed to have been unlawful. 

The government introduced fees of up to £1,200…

I recently read that marriages in the UK are on the rise and divorces are on the decline, which I wasn’t too surprised to hear given the amount of weddings I have in the diary this year!

Many people aren’t aware that any existing Will they have will…