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A guide to civil litigation

Are you facing a legal disagreement or problem? We know that dealing with legal matters can feel overwhelming, especially if you’re not familiar with the world of law.  In just the first three months of 2023 there were 443,000 civil litigation County Court claims lodged, the highest number…

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A guide to some of the most impactful UK law cases

In the ever-evolving landscape of the UK legal system, certain cases shape the course of legislation and set crucial precedents for future judgements. Join us as we journey through some of the most impactful law cases in the UK. By delving into these legal battles in recent history,…

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What is Joint Tenancy? – Thomas & Thomas Solicitors Ltd

In this blog, we’ll unravel the intricacies of property co-ownership, specifically the difference between ‘Joint Tenancy’ or ‘Tenants in Common’, and how these choices can profoundly affect your ownership experience. Did you know that there are significant legal and financial differences between both? How does a Joint Tenancy…

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How Long Does a Power of Attorney Last?

A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is the most common form of Power of Attorney, granting someone legal permission to make financial and medical decisions on your behalf should you lose capacity to manage these affairs yourself. It may be an illness or an accident which leaves you…

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Understanding Unfair Dismissal – Thomas & Thomas Solicitors Ltd

If you’re facing an employment related legal issue, you’re not alone. We understand that dealing with employment law can be overwhelming, whether you’re the employer or the employee. Unfair dismissal is a statuary right that is important to understand when an employee is suddenly dismissed. Successful cases that…

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Five areas to consider when leasing commercial property

The UK commercial property rental market is predicted to look strong for at least the next five years. Latest Statista figures forecast growth in rentals between 2023 and 2027 across all sectors from industrial, office to retail, shopping centres and warehouses. Perhaps surprising to some, with the rise…

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A step by step guide to buying or selling property

Conveyancing is the transfer of property ownership from one party to another, with one buying and the other selling. While buying and selling property may be a simple concept, the process itself can often be more complex. Between December and January last year there was an 110% increase…

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5 Ways to run a positive campaign in your case

Introduction Are you fighting fire with fire? Treat your ex with respect Make everything be from the perspective of your child Don’t burden your children with decisions they shouldn’t have to make Compromise – treat your ex partner as an ally, not an enemy Conclusion Introduction A nasty…