Senior Associate Sacha Wooldridge joins Birketts’ Immigration Team

Birketts’ Immigration Team has been bolstered by the appointment of Senior Associate Sacha Wooldridge. Sacha brings a decade of legal experience with her to Birketts, most recently working as an Immigration Solicitor and Senior Manager...

Businesses Encouraged To Do More To Tackle Domestic Abuse

The Government has recently called on businesses and organisations to play a more active role in tackling domestic abuse, with further guidance expected as part of the Domestic Abuse Bill, currently being debated in...

More than £3,000 raised for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) by Birketts colleagues so...

Birketts colleagues, family and friends have raised more than £3,000 for the firm’s chosen charity, EACH, after a burst of events and sponsored challenges across Birketts’ five offices. The £3,000 will go to support hundreds...

Kao Data Becomes Executive Council Member of Cambridge Science Centre

Three-year funding agreement will help bridge the digital divide for primary school children in East Anglia and beyond. Pioneering approach to corporate social responsibility (CSR) aims to encourage more 7-11 year olds...

Birketts assists construction giant with move to employee ownership

Top 100 law firm, Birketts, has assisted construction giant, Readie Construction Ltd (Readie), with a transition to 100% employee ownership for an undisclosed sum. The business remodel will see Readie become one of an increasing...

New Virtual Courses Launched to Support the Water & Environmental Industries During COVID-19

Learning & Development Associates (L&DA) have revealed the launch of two new online short courses, adapted from their larger classroom-based programmes, and developed to assist the water and environmental industries in leading innovation and...

Market towns focused on Covid recovery win millions in Combined Authority grants and partner...

Board members of Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority have unanimously voted to approve 22 new project proposals, totalling £4.1 million in grant funding, under the Market Towns Programme for Fenland, Huntingdonshire and East Cambridgeshire. Ranging...

ABSOLUTE CLIENT FOCUS: the Hewitsons ethos

Hewitsons is committed to providing Absolute Client Focus – our guiding ethos which has contributed to 100% of clients in a recent satisfaction survey stating that they would use us again and/or recommend our...

Birketts advises East Anglian freight giant in £1m boost to region’s economy

Birketts has advised Norfolk-based Freightforce Distribution Limited (Freightforce) have completed the purchase of a new million-pound site in Great Yarmouth, bringing with it more business and jobs to the East of England. Melissa Loucas, Partner...

Birketts advises leading office interior design company on management buy-out

Leading regional law firm, Birketts, has advised Cambridge Office Environments Limited (COEL) on a successful management buy-out for an undisclosed sum. It is hoped that this investment opportunity will give the experienced management team...