Category: News

Don’t Put Wipes Down the Drain

Brearleys are proud to support Yorkshire Water in raising awareness that putting wipes down the drain block pipes and are bad for the environment #yorkshirewater #wipersaurus  

Secretary Vacancy

We now require an experienced family secretary  for our Cleckheaton office.  Should you wish to apply then please send your CV to alexandrakennedy@brearleyssolicitors.com  

Preventing Illegal Working

The Home Office has a code of practice on preventing illegal working. This code sets out the checks that Employers should conduct to avoid a civil penalty in the event of illegal working. The first code which came out in 2014, has now been updated and it provides that Employers may establish a statutory excuse …

MICKLEFIELD HEDGEHOG RESCUE FUNDRAISER

One of our staff members is helping raise funds for this wonderful hedgehog rescue, based in West Yorkshire, to convert their garage into a hedgehog clinic. The rescue need to raise at least £354.00 for a new garage door plus other items which are required to get the clinic up and running.   Any amount …

Mission Christmas Campaign

A big MASSIVE thank you to everyone who has donated over the last few weeks. We have over 150 gifts to give to the Mission Xmas campaign Well done everyone and thanks again!

What is a Conservation Area

Conservation Areas are protected areas of special architectural or historic interest. They are designated by the council, and protect the character and appearance of a whole area, not just its buildings.  The council therefore have extra controls within Conservation Areas to help preserve and enhance their character and appearance.   How do I know if a property is …

Cash For Kids Mission Christmas Campaign

Brearley’s Solicitors are pleased to announce that all six of our offices have been approved as drop off points for the Cash for Kids Mission Christmas Campaign. Mission Christmas is back to make this Christmas Day different for local children living in poverty. It is a heart breaking thought, but there are thousands of children …

Contact Arrangements over Christmas

Christmas Time can be a very difficult time for separated parents. Unless Christmas contact has previously been arranged, either by way of agreement between both parents, or by a Court Order, then the parents will need to try and make the arrangements between themselves. We would suggest that you try and approach the subject of …

Road Traffic Accident

Have you have been involved in a road traffic accident as a driver, passenger or pedestrian and it wasn't your fault? If so, we will seek the maximum compensation on your behalf, fighting your corner every step of the way. Compensation claims can be made for personal injury including whiplash, fractures, scarring, Tinnitus, psychological trauma. …

Great Feedback for Emma Ingram

Emma Ingram who works in our Private Client Department at our Brighouse office has received some excellent feedback from some of her clients. "Advice that was given was suited to our requirements and Brearleys were very patient with us as we deliberated over some of the legal aspects." "I have had two legal appointments with …