Birketts shortlisted for three Dealmakers Awards

Top 100 law firm, Birketts, has been nominated in an impressive three categories at the Insider Media Central and East of England Dealmakers Awards 2020. Birketts Corporate Team has been shortlisted for ‘Private Equity/Venture...

Real Estate Team closes deal on new Partner

Top 100 full service law firm, Birketts, has strengthened its Real Estate Team with the strategic appointment of partner Stephen Sumpton. With a wealth of experience, Stephen’s hire boosts the breadth and depth of...

Birketts recruit top lawyer to Property Litigation Team

Top 100 UK law firm Birketts has strengthened its experienced Property Litigation Team with the arrival of Legal Director, Lynsey Ellard. Recently listed as Tier 1 in the Legal 500 UK 2021 rankings, Lynsey joins...

Birketts boosts Commercial Property Team with Partner appointment

Leading regional law firm, Birketts, is delighted to announce the appointment of Chris Hoxley as a Partner in its highly regarded Commercial Property Team. Experienced in a broad range of commercial property work and ranked...

HEWITSONS ADDS ANOTHER AWARD TO TROPHY CABINET

Local law firm Hewitsons has received reaccreditation as a platinum member of STEP (the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners), an achievement only a select group of British law firms have achieved, positioning the...

Birketts’ colleagues use their CSR day to clean up the coast

Over 20 colleagues from across Birketts joined together to support the UK’s leading marine charity, the Marine Conservation Society, in cleaning a 700 metre stretch of Felixstowe’s coastline on 28 October 2020. The event...

Protecting your registered trade mark after Brexit

The UK has left the European Union and the transition period will end at the end of 2020. As a UK business, how does this affect your trade mark portfolio and plans for future...

International Stress Awareness Week – November 2nd – 6th

Stress is a real problem for both organisations and their employees. It accounts for a significant proportion of work related illness each year. Being aware of the signs of stress, some of the triggers...

Birketts launch new tax incentive-checking app

The Corporate Tax team at top 100 UK law firm Birketts have launched a new app for checking the eligibility of companies for the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) and Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS),...

Birketts’ webinar ‘Homeworking: the new normal’

Birketts has held the latest in its highly regarded series of webinars, this time on the topic of home working. Abigail Trencher hosted the session with contributions from Matthew Gowen, Julie Gowland and Kitty Rosser. Jeanette Wheeler, Head of Employment, joined...