Legal Director Jane Johnson joins Birketts’ Private Client Advisory Team

Top 100 UK law firm Birketts has appointed Jane Johnson as a new Legal Director to its leading regional Private Client Advisory Team. With more than 20 years’ legal experience, 15 of those spent as...

Employment Team swoops on top Legal Director for Cambridge office

Olivia Toulson is joining Top 100 UK law firm Birketts’ nationally-recognised Employment Team as a Legal Director. First qualifying as a solicitor in 2005, Olivia joins from an international City law firm and has an...

Win amazing prizes for you and your school with Cambridge Science Centre

Cambridge Science Centre are celebrating British Science Week this year with a competition for youngsters, with the chance to win prizes for themselves and their school. Our communities are changing fast! Technology is moving at...

Birketts helps secure victory at the Supreme Court in eight-year village green case

Leading regional law firm, Birketts, has helped secure the permanent registration of part of the Mistley quay side as a village green. Judgement has been given in the Supreme Court in the long running litigation...

Birketts advises UK-based pub company on private equity investment deal

Leading law firm, Birketts, has advised Redcat Pub Company Limited (Redcat), on a private equity investment of £200m from leading US asset manager, Oaktree. RedCat intends to use the investment to target quality retail...

Birketts advises the Milbank Group on purchase of leading post-surgery wear specialist Nicola Jane

Top 100 law firm, Birketts, has advised the Milbank Group (Milbank) on its purchase of the UK’s leading post-surgery wear specialist, Nicola Jane Ltd. Headquartered in Essex, family-owned company, Milbank, has now added the UK’s...

COMMERCIAL LANDLORDS AND COVID-19

By Emma Bowman, solicitor in the real estate team at Hewitsons LLP Much has been written about the plight of commercial tenants during the coronavirus epidemic and rightly so. If the economy is to recover...

East Anglia in Business Magazine Launches Digital Packages to Support Companies During the COVID-19...

As the region continues to be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, it is has become even more vital for companies to sustain their presence during these challenging times. Since the COVID-19 pandemic began in...

How Leeway Has Adapted to the COVID Pandemic

The Coronavirus pandemic has proved to be a great challenge for many businesses and organisations, with many having to change the way they work quite drastically. It has been especially hard for Leeway, a specialist...

Re-Pricing of Employee Share Options: Grasp the opportunity

By James Lawrence, partner at Hewitsons LLP James is head of the corporate finance team in Cambridge and specialises in the design and implementation of employee share schemes Successive governments have, over the last 20 years,...