As a full service corporate law firm, we understand and are able to assist with the issues and challenges that your business faces on an everyday basis. We provide a specialist service for each of the following sectors.
We know that a successful business is built on the skills and experience of its people. We provide expert legal assistance designed to support key roles in every business.
We provide comprehensive legal services across the full range of legal disciplines required by modern businesses and those who own and manage them.
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A full service UK 200 corporate law firm
We provide the full range of services that most businesses and other organisations need from day to day. We also offer specialist services in sectors such as healthcare, house building, independent schools, chemicals, waste management, road transport and technology-driven property services. We have particular expertise in dealing with telecom masts, dilapidations and overseas investment in UK property.
Based in the heart of the Leeds business district, we operate regionally and nationally. Through our Interlegal network we have global reach, providing access to lawyers in every major jurisdiction, from Brussels to Budapest, Lisbon to Los Angeles, Moscow to Montevideo and Shanghai to Sao Paulo. We also have an office facility in the City of London.
We have been described in the UK 200 list (of the largest law firms in the UK) as a 'stand-out performer.' We continue to strengthen our position, with our latest end of year results reporting an uplift in fee income of 7.5%. That growth has been organic. We value our independence. We have developed a strong culture, based on attracting talented people who want to build their career with us. We look for lawyers who can deal with the small print, yet always see the big picture.
In recent years we have won numerous accolades at the Yorkshire Legal Awards and the Yorkshire Property Industry Awards. In 2017, Mark Lumley was named ‘Data Protection Lawyer of the Year,’ at the Finance Monthly FinTech Awards.
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The Electronic Communications Code is a technical piece of legislation that property owners should consider in any dealing with electronic communications network operators if they are to preserve the integrity and value of their property assets.
We are pleased to announce that two of our associates, Richard Robinson and Tom Watkins, have been promoted to partner positions.
We are pleased to report that we have been shortlisted for ‘Law firm of the year: the Independents - North and Scotland’ at the Lawyer Awards 2018.
We are pleased to report the legal completion of a £25m commercial property transaction for a student accommodation project in Lincoln.
Emma Roe discusses how the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into force on 25 May 2018, will affect how employers process employees’ personal data.
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