Legal Resources and News

 Read jargon-free articles and guidance pieces written in-house by our solicitors and keep up to date with what's happening at Neves.

By Melissa Doherty, Trainee Solicitor in the Family Law Department

On the 27th November, Beth Woodward, specialist Family Lawyer, and I attended the MKACT domestic abuse course in Milton Keynes. It was a very insightful and eye-opening experience th…

Katy Williams has recently joined Neves Solicitors as Senior Associate in Commercial Property. 

Katy has specialised as a Commercial Property Solicitor since qualifying in 2004. She has acted for individuals, varying size businesses, owner managed c…

“I used to hope I was a great feminist role model because I work full-time often away from home.  I was the breadwinner, the high earner, the successful one………my husband’s work was no less important or interesting, but as a university lecturer, his w…

Stamp duty land tax liability needs to be considered by anyone acquiring a freehold or leasehold interest in a commercial property.

Currently stamp duty land tax for commercial property is payable at the following rates:

  • 0% - up to £150,000 of th…

Here at Neves Solicitors, we have been collecting donations for the Love in Bag Bedford scheme.

The Love in a Bag project is now in its second year and has been set up to make a difference to local men and women in crisis over the festive season.

T…

There are over 3 million couples cohabiting in the UK - many have no formal cohabitation agreement in place. This week Resolution, have launched Cohabitation Awareness week, running from 25th to 29th November providing, information to couples who are…