The law might be the same, but do your lawyers have to be?

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It is our people, and the way that we service our clients, that set us apart.

Every client an advocate.
That's the Wright Hassall way.

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"Rachael is a real asset to the company. Rachael has the rare ability to be able to explain complex legal issues in basic terms without being patronising." David Whyman
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"City firm service, but from a regional firm - local, personable and cost-effective" Legal 500

We act for national and international companies but it is SMEs and individuals across our region who are the focus of our business.

People we help

We act for the owners of a manufacturing company that suffered a catastrophic fire in one of its installations at the factory.

We have been advising in relation to insurance recoveries and are taking forward a claim against the business’s insurance broker for losses valued at around £7m.

The claim is a classic professional negligence claim, an area in which we handle scores of claims at any one time in various sectors and against a variety of professionals.

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Meet our team

Steve Halkett - Corporate Law Solicitor
Our team of technical experts Steve is a partner in the corporate team who specialises in transactional work.

Recent articles

April 8th, 2021 Too many black women are dying in childbirth

A recent Channel 4 Despatches programme covered the findings from the MBRACCE-UK: Saving Lives, Improving Mothers' Care 2020 report which noted: “There remains a more than four-fold difference in maternal mortality rates amongst women from Black ethnic backgrounds and an almost two-fold difference amongst women from Asian ethnic backgrounds compared to white women...".

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April 8th, 2021 Time for businesses to look forward and plan for their future

As lockdown is once again gradually eased for what will hopefully be the last time, businesses must look to the future and important decisions will have to be made about the size and shape of the business going forward.

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April 7th, 2021 Court makes retrospective administration order spanning the end of the EU-UK transition period

In Duffy v Mederco (Cardiff) Ltd 2021 EWHC 386 Ch the court had to consider for the first time the issue as to the date that insolvency proceedings were deemed to be opened in circumstances where it was asked to make a retrospective administration order after the end of the EU-UK transition period backdated to a date prior to the end of the transition period.

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