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

Case studies

Recently, we advised a housing association which had discovered that a neighbouring land owner who was not a tenant of the association had tipped large amounts of building rumble onto a driveway which provided vehicular access to some of the association’s buildings.

The drive way was blocked and could not be used. It was clear from the title documents that the association had a right to use the driveway, but the large amount of building waste made that use impossible. Dialogue with the neighbour proved fruitless and it was necessary to threaten and then issue court proceedings for an injunction.

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John Gregory - Planning Lawyer
Our team of technical experts John is a specialist planning lawyer with extensive experience of advising on all aspects of the planning and highways law.

Recent articles

August 3rd, 2021 Extra cash to improve maternity safety

The Department for Health and Social Care (DHSC) has announced an extra £2.45m to help improve maternity safety. Given what is at stake, this relatively modest sum will have to be deployed carefully if it is to restore public confidence following a series of widely publicised failings in maternity units over the last decade or so.

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July 29th, 2021 Pet hospital set for vacant site after land purchase

Leading Midlands law firm Wright Hassall has acted on behalf of vet charity PDSA on a vital land purchase. The vacant site is now being transformed into a new pet hospital which is estimated to cost £3.7-million to build.

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July 28th, 2021 Businesses urged to take advice over Covid-19 support

Businesses in Coventry and Warwickshire have been urged to take advice as soon as possible to make sure they are on a sound legal and financial footing as Covid-19 support starts to be phased out.

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