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George Russell Thumb Client Award Hat Trick for Wilkes Motorsport Team (Tuesday, 27 January, 2015) - Motorsport specialists at The Wilkes Partnership have reason to celebrate, as another of their clients – a young racing driver – has been given one of the motor racing industry’s most prestigious awards, making him the third Wilkes client to …
House Building Thumb Right to Build – Supporting Custom and Self Build – The Government’s New Initiative to Increase Housing Supply (Friday, 19 December, 2014) - The Government is committed to increasing housing supply and helping more people to achieve their aspirations of owning a home.  Leenamari Aantaa Collier, planning solicitor at The Wilkes Partnership, discusses the matter. The Right to Build: Supporting Custom and Self …
House 72 by 72 Autumn Statement Response: Call for Indexation of Threshold as New Stamp Duty Rules Hit Buyers of High Value Houses (Thursday, 4 December, 2014) - Middle England will gain from the new stamp duty rules announced in the Chancellor’s 2014 Autumn Statement (which came into force on 4 December) and some of the pain previously felt by the majority of buyers will move to the …
story1thumb Bad Weather and the Workplace (Thursday, 4 December, 2014) - Over the last few winters, spates of bad weather have caused major disruption to businesses across the UK with an estimated cost to the UK economy of £230 million per day of disruption.  Darryll Thomas, employment lawyer at The Wilkes …
Mediation Thumb Free Mediation for Separating Couples (Thursday, 27 November, 2014) - More separating couples are to benefit from free mediation under arrangements announced by the Department of Justice. Aaron Keene, Partner in the Wilkes Partnership’s Family department, comments “The objective of the new rules is to see more people resolving issues …