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RIGHTS OF WAY AND BOUNDARY DISPUTES

Often we find ourselves in difficult positions when looking to gain access maintain or properties, or to replace boundary structures or extend. Our neighbours can become our enemies and tensions can rise high. A simple assessment of your deeds, legal rights, extent of ownership and remedies available by us, can in turn lead to amicable […]

STAMP DUTY HOLIDAY

You may or may not be aware that the stamp duty holiday for nil stamp duty payable for properties bought for between £250-500,000 has come to an end now but the stamp duty holiday for properties purchased as a main residence up to £250,000 is still nil until the end of September this year. It […]

BAN ON EVICTIONS LIFTED

01 June 2021 marked an important change in the world of residential Landlord & Tenant possession proceedings The Section 21 Notice that was extended to a 6 month notice was reduced to 4 month notice The Section 8 Notice that was also extended to a 4 week notice requiring 6 months’ arrears was reduced to […]

Experienced Family Solicitor Required

Experienced family solicitor required to join our busy expanding family department.  Must have experience and be able to run their own case load of both private and legal aid matters including divorce, finances, private children and Injunction matters.  Maybe required to work between offices depending on the work load and salary dependant on experience.   Please […]

ROTHERY INESONS SOLICITORS

We have recently heard that unfortunately the above named local high street firm has ceased trading. We are concerned that there will be many of their clients who have matters/cases with them that they now cannot conclude. As another local firm we are happy to help those clients as much as we can and we […]

Why Are We Different?

As a Partner at Brearleys I felt it was important for me to put down a few things that I believe sets us apart from a lot of other lawyers whether this be on an added value basis or simply the experience we offer you as a client of the firm. 1 We are competitively […]

Why should you have a Will in place?

James Shingleton (Cleckheaton office) and Emma Ingram (Brighouse office) from our Wills and Probate department are both Full Accredited Members of a national organisation called Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE). SFE have released a video, highlighting the importance of making a Will.  As SFE members, James and Emma are recognised as experts in this field. […]

We Are Hiring!

Are you a proactive and motivated secretary looking to join a long established and advancing firm? We’re looking for an Experienced Legal Secretary to join our Family Law Team in our Cleckheaton. If you or anyone you know may be suitable, email us for more info