03 Apr 2018
Solicitor Sophie Smith from our Family department considers the possibiilty of mixed sex civil partnerships becoming law.
26 Mar 2018
We are sponsoring the Norwich Food & Drink Festival for a fourth consecutive year!
08 Mar 2018
Paige George, a Paralegal in our Private Client Department, celebrates National Apprenticeship Week...
28 Feb 2018
“But it was like that when we moved in” - a note on dilapidations
09 Feb 2018
We are very pleased to welcome solicitor Emma Raspin to the firm. Emma brings a wealth of experience from the construction sector to our well-established commercial property team.
09 Feb 2018
You may have seen in the news recently that the Ministry of Justice announced it has launched a scheme where those who paid a registration fee for a Lasting Power
18 Jan 2018
We are really pleased to support the 2018 Dementia Friendly Norfolk guide, which offers practical help to those living with dementia. If you are supporting someone with dementia this guide can help you cope
10 Jan 2018
Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is payable when you purchase property. However the Autumn Budget last year delivered some very good news for first time buyers...
On 22 November 2017 a new relief came into effect meaning that first time buyers are not liable to SDLT when purchasing a property with a purchase price of less than £300,000. This reduces the upfront costs that are needed when purchasing a property, making it easier for first time buyers to get on the property ladder.
In brief, the relief applies when:
08 Jan 2018
2018 - a fresh opportunity to do those jobs that haven’t quite made it to the top of the to-do list yet. Arguably one of the best New Year’s Resolutions anyone could make would be to update their existing Will or, if no Will exists, to have one drawn up by a solicitor. Here are some commonly-asked questions around the subject of Wills:
What if I don’t have a Will?
If you don’t have a valid Will, you die ‘intestate’. The statutory Intestacy Rules would apply to your estate and you can’t select who inherits your assets.
06 Dec 2017
We are over the moon to confirm that we will join Adnams as title sponsors of Norfolk Food & Drink in 2018. Click here to read all about it!