Government survey finds only a minority of UK organisations have tested cyber security awareness

The Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2021 reported that less than a quarter of organisations have tested their cyber awareness, despite evidence from the study suggesting the cyber risk level continues to be higher than...

A new electric taxi-bus service launches in East Suffolk

Suffolk County Council launches Katch, a new sustainable, electric taxi-bus service in the East of the county. Katch provides a travel solution for local residents and visitors in Wickham Market and Framlingham, as well as...

More than 60 Birketts’ bags heading to EACH charity shop shelves

More than 60 bags and boxes of donations are heading to East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices charity shops following a huge donation drive from Birketts. The firm’s Ipswich office collected clothing, books, toys and jewellery ready...

Birketts advises on the establishment of the UK Cyber Security Council

Top 100 law firm, Birketts, has advised on the establishment of the UK Cyber Security Council, a new organisation that has been established to act as the self-regulatory body for the UK’s cyber security profession....

Birketts welcomes a new Senior Associate to the Contentious Trusts and Probate Team

Leading regional law firm, Birketts, is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Senior Associate, Kate Harris, to its Tier 1 Contentious Trust and Probate Team. Legal 500 recommended lawyer, Kate, has a wealth...

Birketts guide independent private equity investor on latest acquisition

Birketts has advised YFM Private Equity’s £80m Buyout Fund II (YFM) on its acquisition of Essex-based specialist property services company RGE Services Limited (RGE). The buyout was led by RGE Managing Director, Scott Craig, who...

HEWITSONS: THE SOLICITORS PROPERTY AGENTS RECOMMEND

With property sales taking longer to complete in the current climate, agents often recommend Hewitsons to clients as, besides its recognised and respected expertise, the firm’s IT systems are state-of-the art, according to partner...

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...