Date: 16 July 2019

FREE Legal Clinic every Wednesday

free legal clinic Sheffield & Barnsley

Do you have a legal question or situation you need help with? We are holding free legal clinics every Wednesday from 12pm to 3pm at both our Sheffield and Barnsley office. We are on hand to discuss the following and much more: Family matters: including divorce, separation, finances and childcare issues Civil matters: including property disputes, debt matters, personal injury & inheritance/estate disputes Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney & Probate Business services Call to arrange an appointment or feel free to pop in – we’re here to help!

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Date: 29 August 2019

Sheffield 10K 2019 – St Luke’s Hospice

St Luke's

This year our team at Best Solicitors are taking part in the Sheffield 10k on Sunday 22nd September 2019. We are raising money for an amazing local charity which has provided support to so many families across the region. Help us, help them, and in return help our community. Best Solicitors have supported St Luke’s in fundraising over the years and this year our team at Best Solicitors are running the Sheffield 10k in honour of our late colleague, Tracy and our friends and families who have been touched by this disease. Like most, a number of people from our team have been personally…

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Date: 20 August 2019

Join our Team!

We have a new opportunity available to work within our busy city centre office. We are looking for a confident and self-motivated receptionist to join our team to assist in the day to day running of our reception. This role is offered on a part time basis, working Thursdays and Fridays from 9am to 5pm. Duties Will Include: Main Purpose of the Job: To work as part of a team and to be responsible for the day-to-day reception duties of the Practice by providing an effective and efficient client service to the Clients, Partners and members of Staff by the use…

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Date: 8 August 2019

Updated Divorce Law in England & Wales set to finally end the “blame game”

New legislation will soon enable separated couples to divorce amicably without the need to blame their spouse for the breakdown of their marriage. There is only one ground for a divorce in this country, which is the irretrievable breakdown of the marriage. As the law stands, in order to prove this, one of five facts must be established. The petitioner (person starting the divorce) needs to prove that there has been fault on the part of the spouse or wait for 2 years to start the divorce. The list of facts that can be relied upon are: Adultery; Unreasonable behaviour; or…

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Date: 2 August 2019

Welcome to Best Solicitors – Tarik Elhadidi

Best Solicitors are excited to welcome Tarik Elhadidi.  His arrival at Best Solicitors is to celebrate our expansion in our Family Department as recommendations from satisfied clients are continuing to grow. As with all our employees, Tarik is committed to our promises:- Everything Explained – We will ensure you understand what is involved in your case and the process your case will follow Everything Agreed – Where possible, we will quote a fixed fee for your case. This won’t change unless the case does – with your approval Everything On-Time – We will give you an estimated time for completion of your case Everything Communicated – We…

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Date: 29 July 2019

International Child Abduction

We are coming up to the holiday season when lots of children are visiting relatives, parents and loved ones in different areas of the world, who normally live in the United Kingdom. One of the worries which most clients ask us during this period of time is, “if I am concerned that my child will not be brought back to England, what should I do?” If you have concerns that the arrangements for your child to travel abroad are genuinely worrisome, then it is important that you seek immediate legal advice. It may be necessary for you to have an Order…

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Date: 25 July 2019

Welcome to Best Solicitors- Stephanie Harvey

Stephanie Harvey

Best Solicitors are pleased to welcome Stephanie Harvey.  Her arrival at Best Solicitors is to celebrate our expansion in Conveyancing following the soaring number of instructions from satisfied clients which has increased the need to expand.  Stephanie is committed to our promises:- Everything Explained – We will ensure you understand what is involved in your case and the process your case will follow Everything Agreed – Where possible, we will quote a fixed fee for your case. This won’t change unless the case does – with your approval Everything On-Time – We will give you an estimated time for completion of your case Everything Communicated –…

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Date: 21 June 2019

BMI Thornbury Hospital Sheffield

When you next visit family or friends, or have an appointment at BMI Thornbury Hospital, you may notice that we now have an advert regarding all of our services at Best Solicitors. BMI Thornbury Hospital is a private hospital in Sheffield, South Yorkshire run by BMI Healthcare, the UK’s largest independent provider of private healthcare.  We therefore feel that this is an excellent opportunity for us to be able to reach out to people to offer our services in what could potentially be a difficult time for patients and their families. To see more about the services offered at BMI Thornbury Hospital, please click here….

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Date: 17 June 2019

Pinstone Street Office relocation – 12 July 2019

  On 12 July 2019 our office at 26 Pinstone Street will relocate to our main HQ at Broughton House, 48 West Street, Sheffield S1 4EX (just opposite the City Hall Tram stop). We are excited to be expanding the firm and look forward to welcoming some new faces over the coming months. We will, of course, still be holding our Wednesday walk in clinics and Saturday opening hours. After 12 July 2019 these will take place at our offices at Broughton House, 48 West Street.   Photo @propertpix_ltd  

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Date: 12 June 2019

World in motion – International issues in Family Law

Cheer on the Lionesses! The 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup is the eighth edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup, the quadrennial international football championship contested by the women’s national teams of the member associations of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) between 7 June and 7 July 2019. There are 24 teams participating across all continents. This is representative of the legal environment in which individuals in the same family can now be from different countries and cultures. This can lead to disputes involving families who are living in different countries or who are not fully aware of the…

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