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8.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Thursdays and 8.30am to 5.00pm on Fridays
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Christopher Pitchers – Retirement

Following a long and distinguished career we can now announce that Christopher Pitchers, Head of Commercial Property at Edmondson Hall will be retiring at the end of June. Chris joined Rustons & Lloyds Solicitors at 22 years of age in April 1978 as an Article Clerk going on to then Qualify as a Solicitor. The [...]

Legal Executive – Conveyancing

Edmondson Hall is an award winning, leading legal practice based in the heart of East Anglia. We are an exceptional team of dedicated legal professionals, delivering a comprehensive and diverse range of services to both national and international clients. We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented Residential Property Legal Executive 4/5 years [...]

Family Fun Day 5-a-Side Football Tournament

We would like to welcome all our friends, colleagues, and clients to our upcoming Family Fun Day 5-a-Side-Football-Tournament. Taking place Sunday 3rd July 2022 between 11am – 3pm at Newmarket Town Ground Football Club. Please come and support our line up of teams, whilst the family enjoy the activities on offer. From Bouncy castle, face [...]

Losing Capacity – Lasting Power of Attorney or Deputyship Order

Losing Capacity – Lasting Power of Attorney or Deputyship Order Many people assume that if they were to lose capacity and therefore the power to make decisions for themselves, often through a progressive illness such as Dementia or Alzheimer’s, or through something more sudden, such as a stroke or coma, their spouse, children or other [...]

No Fault Divorce

No-fault divorce & ending the blame game 6 April 2022 brings with it a huge change in divorce legislation in England and Wales that has been campaigned for by family lawyers for many years. The new Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 has, after much delay, finally been implemented. What was the system until 6 [...]

Good Divorce Week 2021

Good Divorce Week 2021 This starts on the 29th November. Our theme for this week is Alternative Dispute Resolution i.e., options available to divorcing/ separating couples to resolve issues relating to their children and/or finances without incurring the emotional and financial cost of lengthy and expensive court proceedings. For this week we offer a free [...]

The absence of an Appeal does not necessarily make a Dismissal unfair

In the recent case of Gwynedd Council v Barratt and another, the Court of Appeal has decided that the absence of an opportunity to appeal a dismissal on the grounds of redundancy was not necessarily unfair. In this particular case, two teachers were dismissed from a community secondary school on the grounds of redundancy and [...]

Edmondson Hall Charitable Foundation – East Anglian Air Ambulance

Edmondson Hall raised an amazing £1,890 for EAAA over the course of 2020 with a few set backs due to Covid-19. We received a message of thanks and appreciation from The East Anglian Air Ambulance; "Thank you so much for your amazing support of East Anglian Air Ambulance throughout 2020. I can confirm that Edmondson [...]

Covid 19 and Divorce Settlements

The case of FRB v DCA (No3) (2020) EWHC 3696(Fam) is of note. The husband was ordered to pay the wife £49million by instalments over an 18-month period with interest and immediate payment if there is noncompliance. The husband applied to the court to vary the amount and timing of the payments or alternatively for [...]

Uber Drives the Way to a Change in Employment Law

The recent Supreme Court case of Uber BV and others (Appellants) v Aslam and others (Respondents) [2021] has become the landmark case for the employment status of private hire vehicle drivers who provide their services through the Uber smartphone application. Uber BV is a company which owns the technology behind the Uber app. The claimants, [...]