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CORONAVIRUS – COVID 19

Update 29/04/2020 Our Offices are currently closed to visitors. We are operating a skeleton staff rota in order to facilitate the home working protocols as well as necessary and urgent office based work. Clients continue to be in contact with the person dealing with their matters as we are able to successfully conduct the majority […]

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Spouses and Civil Partners set to Inherit more from Intestate Estates

From 6 February 2020, spouses or civil partners with children will be able to inherit £270,000 from intestate estates.  This is up from £250,000, which has been the amount set from October 2014. An intestate Estate is one where the person has died without leaving a Will.  In these circumstances, the Estate is distributed in […]

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GWL are delighted to announce that Sarah Mansfield has been promoted to Partner

Guy Williams Layton LLP are delighted to announce that Sarah Mansfield has been promoted to Partner from 1 July 2019. Sarah is a 22 years PQE lawyer specialising in Landlord and Tenant Law, Leasehold Law and Property Disputes and is an experienced advocate acting for land and property owners, landlords, property managers, property agents, management […]

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The Importance of Drawing up Wills – Georgina Roberts

Radio Clatterbridge listeners have been told how they can help a charity based on the health park while finally doing something they may have been putting off for years. Georgina Roberts from our Heswall office, visited The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity, to talk about drawing up wills. Georgina was joined by Elspeth Wilson from The Clatterbridge Cancer […]

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Georgina Roberts has been appointed an Associate Member of Solicitor’s for the Elderly

We are pleased to confirm that Georgina Roberts,  Private Client Solicitor working out of our Heswall branch,  has been appointed an Associate Member of Solicitor’s for the Elderly (“SFE”).  SFE is an independent, national organisation of solicitors (and other legal professionals) who provide specialist legal advice for older and vulnerable people, their families, and carers. […]

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Chris Emery appointed Honorary Lecturer at the University of Liverpool

GWL is pleased to announce that Christopher Emery, an Associate Solicitor here at GWL, has been appointed to the position of Honorary Lecturer at the University of Liverpool. Chris has been delivering seminars to undergraduate law students on the commercial law module. GWL is proud to support our local universities and their students having maintained […]

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GWL is this week celebrating a momentous Employment Tribunal victory.

Liverpool law firm Guy Williams Layton is this week celebrating a momentous Employment Tribunal victory on behalf of 62 Liverpool workers who were made redundant this year. In the recent Liverpool Employment Tribunal case of Inga Akelaite & Others –v- Russell Hume Limited (In Administration) & The Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial […]

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