Welcome to Woodfines!

We are delighted to welcome four new Trainee Solicitors to the firm this week. Georgia McKenna who has held the role of Paralegal in our Commercial Property team for the last 3 years begins her journey to qualifying as a solicitor with our Private Client team in Bedford, alongside Kulraj Kaila who joins our Corporate […]

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Autumn Budget & Spending Review 2021

Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, delivered his third Budget and the results of his Spending Review on 27 October, declaring that it begins “the work of preparing for a new economy post-COVID.” The Chancellor struck an upbeat tone during the key fiscal event, as he outlined his vision of “an economy fit for a […]

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Woodfines recognised in Legal 500 Directory for 2022

Woodfines has once again been recognised in the Legal 500 directory, a legal guide to law firms and solicitors in the UK, which is compiled after detailed analysis by experienced researchers of submissions made by law firms across the UK. This year, Woodfines has been commended for their services provided across East Anglia (Cambridge) and […]

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Qualification Congratulations!

Woodfines is delighted to announce that Thomas Hale, one of their current crop of second year trainees has now qualified as a solicitor, and will be augmenting the existing Private Client team in their Cambridge office. Commenting on this, Tim Addinell, who heads up the Private Client team said: “We are delighted to be joined […]

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Changes to the Highway Code

Today, 14th September there have been changes to the Highway Code announced with 33 of the existing rules amended and two new ones added. Some of the changes include: clearer advice on where to stop in an emergency the importance of not driving in a lane closed by a Red X the use of variable […]

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Changes to the online probate service

Following on from last week’s blog about ongoing delays to the probate application process, we have had another update about MyHMCTS, the government’s online service for legal professionals, in the form of a press release from the Law Society on 23 July. It outlines some changes that will take effect from 19 August 2021, based […]

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