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Every client an advocate.
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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

Holland & Barrett has firmly established its place as the UK’s leading retailer of vitamins, minerals and herbal supplements.

Its green branded stores are a familiar site in most major towns and cities across the UK and Ireland – and are popping up more and more across the globe.

Based in Nuneaton, the company is a real success story for Warwickshire and the Midlands and is deep in the middle of a major expansion that will secure its long-term future in the region.

Roger Craddock, Holland & Barrett’s group legal director and company secretary, has been with the company since 1991, and has been instrumental in the journey the firm has made.

We sat down with Roger to find out more about the company’s HQ expansion, move into new continents, and its links with The Queen.

 

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Michael Hiscock - Construction Lawyer
Our team of technical experts Michael is a specialist in construction and engineering procurement, advising on a wide variety of works contracts.

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As 2020 passed the baton to 2021, any optimism we may have been harbouring about a gradual return to normality, as the vaccination programme began its rollout, was badly dented by another lockdown and the inevitable economic disruption that entails.

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January 18th, 2021 Coronavirus and the business interruption insurance test case

Many businesses had insurance cover designed to pay losses if they had to close down for a period, known as business interruption insurance

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January 18th, 2021 Adjudication enforcement challenge before the courts once again

Generally speaking, courts take robust approach to adjudicators' decisions and tend to rubber stamp the vast majority when a successful party in an adjudication applies for a court order validating the adjudicator’s decision.

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