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22 Aug 2019
A Shropshire lawyer is officially “one of the best in the region” after being recognised in a prestigious guide aimed at the international private wealth market for the second year in a row. Margaret Rowe, a Partner in the Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning team at FBC Manby Bowdler, has retained her place in the annual Chambers High Net Worth Guide with the top Band 1 ranking in the Private...
04 Jul 2019
Two intrepid Midlands lawyers have trekked, abseiled and zip wired their way through the Lake District to raise funds for a charity that supports people living with brain injuries. Senior Associate Rachael Lomas and apprentice solicitor Alyisha Arblaster, who are part of the specialist Serious Injury and Medical Negligence team at FBC Manby Bowdler, successfully completed the Go Wild for Headway...
03 May 2018
A Shropshire firm of solicitors is continuing to expand its expertise with the appointment of a highly experienced commercial property specialist to its team. PCB Solicitors has welcomed William Roger Hulme Jarvis, known as Bill Jarvis, as a Consultant – a role which will see him provide clients across Shrewsbury and Telford with specialist commercial property support, as well as ongoing advice...
01 May 2018
A Shropshire law firm has bolstered its Wills, Probate and Lifetime Planning team with the appointment of two experienced solicitors.   Graham Fuller has joined FBC Manby Bowdler as a Senior Associate with Carina Kervin taking up a role as an Associate. They will both be based in the firm’s Shrewsbury office. Graham and Carina are both members of Solicitors for the Elderly and panel solicitors...
04 Jan 2018
FBC Manby Bowdler has become the latest business in Shropshire to join a nationwide campaign group working to improve life for people living with dementia.   The award-winning law firm has signed up to the Dementia Action Alliance (DAA), a partnership formed to help organisations across England to connect, share best practice, and take action on dementia.   Members include leading charities,...
14 Nov 2017
A Shropshire law firm has welcomed a new intake of apprentices as part of its long-term strategy for success. FBC Manby Bowdler, which has offices in Telford, Shrewsbury, Bridgnorth, Wolverhampton, Birmingham and Willenhall has added four new apprentices to its growing team. Chloe Turner and Abigail Noakes have taken up roles as apprentice solicitors in Wolverhampton with Chloe joining the...
06 Jul 2017
Small businesses are being urged to take advantage of new regulations designed to help them get paid on time. Emma Northall, Debt Recovery Manager at Shropshire law firm FBC Manby Bowdler, said the requirement for larger companies to publish information about how long they take to pay suppliers would be a welcome tool for organisations aiming to speed up the payment process. The requirement...
23 Jan 2017
A leading Shropshire law firm have recruited to expand the family law sector of the business. Wright, McMillan Bennett, known as WMB Law, is based in Kingsland House at Stafford Court on Stafford Park in Telford and is a long established firm in the county. Joining the current team is experienced solicitor Jackie Meredith, who grew up locally and lives in Telford, having recently worked in...
15 Jun 2016
The latest in a series of expert employment law lunches cleared up a number of challenging questions for Shropshire businesses. Thirteen businesses attended Shrewsbury firm Aaron & Partners’ HR Lunch Club at the Lion and Pheasant to discuss the thorny issue of peformance management. The event was free, with lunch provided by Aaron’s. “As you’d expect, people came along with some complex real-...
25 May 2016
Leading Shrewsbury law firm Aaron & Partners has unveiled a sharp new look for the business to emphasise its dynamic, fresh approach to the law. It is Aaron & Partners’ first rebrand since it was formed 30 years ago and its new logo and cleaner website design have been created to reflect the firm’s position as a forward-thinking, successful UK top 200 firm with an established reputation...
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