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"... and Anna Sutcliffe, have extensive experience handling contentious probate matters, including high-profile inheritance disputes and matters concerning high-value estates and professional negligence." Legal 500 UK
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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.

Recent articles

July 1st, 2022 Building Safety Act 2022: Are Development SPV’s Redundant?

The Building Safety Act 2022 (which started to come into force in April and will have a phased entry over the next two years), continues to have a dramatic effect on the property and construction industry. A fundamental part of the Act came into force on 28th June 2022 relating to the use of Special Purpose Vehicles (SPV) which could have a significant effect on the approach to procurement strategy and risk allocation for both residential and commercial development.

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June 28th, 2022 How to maintain and promote equality, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace post Pride month

Throughout Pride month many organisations across the United Kingdom have emphasised the importance of supporting their LGBTQ+ employees, however research shows that there is still a lot of work to be done to truly achieve inclusivity within workplaces across the country.

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June 27th, 2022 Disrepair: the benefits of early settlement for landlords

A recent, substantial increase in disrepair claims being brought against landlords, particularly social landlords, such as Housing Associations, means that it is more important than ever that landlords understand their obligations under tenancy agreements and the relevant legislation, including adherence to the Pre-Action Protocol for Housing Conditions Claims (England).

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Meet our team

Sarah Beer - HS2 Specialist Lawyer
Our team of technical experts Sarah specialises in compulsory purchase and compensation, advising land and property owners and occupiers on legal and practical issues raised by infrastructure projects, most notably the HS2 Rail Project.

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