Date: 30 July 2016

FREE Legal Clinic EVERY Wednesday

Free legal clinic

Do you have a legal question or situation you need help with? We are holding free legal clinics every Wednesday from 12pm – 3pm at our walk-in centre at Pinstone Street & at our Barnsley office. We are on hand to discuss: Family Matters: including Divorce, Separation & Finances and Childcare Civil Matters: including Property Disputes, Debt Matters, Personal Injury & Inheritance/Estate Disputes Business Services Call to arrange an appointment or feel free to pop in – we’re here to help!

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Date: 17 June 2019

Pinstone Street Office relocation – 12 July 2019

relocation

  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

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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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Date: 10 June 2019

Greatest Hits Radio Sponsored by Best Solicitors

Greatest Hits Radio

Best Solicitors are pleased to announce that we now sponsor Greatest Hits Radio Traffic and Travel updates in South Yorkshire. You will hear more about Best Solicitors whenever there is a traffic and travel update! Tune in or listen online to catch our advert!        

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Date: 13 May 2019

Rotary Young Citizen Award 2019

On 11 and 12 May 2019, the Head of our Conveyancing Department and President of Rotary Club of Rotherham, Elizabeth Harris, proudly attended the Rotary National Conference in Nottingham, which included the Rotary Young Citizen Awards 2019. Elizabeth was delighted to have nominated Alana Habergham-Rice who was voted a winner of this year’s Rotary Young Citizen Award 2019. At just 6 years old Alana set up a charity cake stall which has now evolved to Alana’s Caring Cakes, Alana is just 11 years old!  Alana receives nominations from the public on her Facebook page and then hand delivers cakes.  She has delivered to people in care homes, patients undergoing…

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Date: 16 April 2019

Competition – Tour de Yorkshire 2019

competition tour de yorkshire

Tour de Yorkshire 2019 is coming to Barnsley! On 3 May 2019, cyclists will set off from Barnsley Town Hall. We are holding a fun day at our Barnsley Office on Church Street to celebrate and support the cyclists as they pass through the town as part of Tour de Yorkshire 2019. There will be free games and prizes for all of the family to enjoy. There will also be refreshments and plenty of cake! Social Media Competition Our Managing Partner, Donna Tilbrook, is going to cycle from our Sheffield office to our Barnsley office on 3 May 2019, setting off…

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Date: 11 April 2019

Changes to divorce laws – what does it mean?

new divorce law

The government this week has announced proposed changes to divorce laws which will allow couples to divorce without blaming the other party, in a move which will hopefully allow for more amicable separations. This will change laws that have been in existence for 50 years and is a change that family law professionals and experts have been campaigning for years to be introduced. Under current law, the person starting the divorce has to rely of one of five grounds to prove that the marriage has broken down irretrievably. For couples who have been separated for less than 2 years, the only…

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Date: 22 February 2019

Join our Team – Office Assistant / Apprenticeship Vacancy

Job Vacancy

Are you looking to start a career in the legal sector? We are looking for a tenacious, hard working and enthusiastic individual to join our team here at our Sheffield office as an Office Assistant or Apprenticeship.   It is a great step on the ladder and will give the successful applicant a real insight into working in a busy city centre law firm. Duties will include assisting solicitors and secretaries with all aspects of administration and confidential document management. You will be involved in welcoming clients and visitors into reception as well as being helpful and friendly on the telephone….

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Date: 10 January 2019

Free Specialist Legal Clinics in February

Free Legal Clinics February

We are holding free specialist legal clinics on the following Saturday’s in February 2019: Wills & Probate – 2nd February 2019 Property Law – 9th February 2019 Employment Law – 23rd February 2019 Our solicitors will be providing FREE advice. Simply come along on the day. Can’t wait until February? Call us to arrange your free initial appointment on a date and time to suit you. Walk-in Centre address: 26 Pinstone Street, Sheffield, S1 2HN

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Date: 26 October 2018

Facts about Divorce in England and Wales

The latest statistics from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) predict that 42% of marriages in England and Wales will end in divorce. This is an alarming percentage at first glance but, with people living longer and divorce not holding the same taboo it once did, it is perhaps not entirely unexpected. With the likelihood of experiencing divorce so high, let’s delve further into some of the key facts about divorce in England and Wales.   There were 101,669 divorces of opposite-sex couples across England and Wales in 2017   The 101,669 divorces from 2017 follow a general trend of declining…

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Date: 16 October 2018

Free Divorce and Finances Legal Clinic – 18th May 2019 1pm-3pm

We are holding a free Divorce & Finances legal clinic on Saturday 18th May 2019 1pm – 3pm Our family solicitors will be providing FREE advice. Simply come along on the day. Come along and find out the answers to your questions: How do I start a divorce? Is fixed fee divorce right for me? Financial settlements – what does it mean for me? How to get a fair divorce settlement? Can’t wait until the 18th May? Call us to arrange your free 15 minute telephone consultation with one of our Family Solicitors Walk-in Centre address: 26 Pinstone Street, Sheffield, S1 2HN

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