Lawyers in Lockdown

Jenny Teall, Solicitor in our Wills and Probate team gives us an insight into how she has been balancing work and family life during the lockdown. “All school and nurseries will be closed from Monday 16th March.” My immediate thoughts were, “Right, let’s pack up my work. My husband Howard and I will need to […]

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Case Study: Case of MKC-V-A

Denise Higgins, Partner in our Family team, recently represented the mother of five children, all of whom were subject to care proceedings. However the main issue centered around medical issues pertaining only to one child Z. The children were made subject to proceedings following concerns raised by the Health Trust that the parents may be […]

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Woodfines Covid-19 Podcasts #2

In our second episode of the Covid-19 updates we look at how the pandemic is affecting child arrangements and the problems faced by buyers and sellers in the housing market with Denise Higgins and Nic Dino.

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Company Law and Corporate Governance

It is recommended that a wider range of companies not subject to the UK Corporate Governance Code should use the Wates Corporate Governance Principles (Wates Principles) to demonstrate good corporate governance. The Wates Principles provide a framework made up of six principles to help companies to meet legal requirements. When considering how to address COVID-19 […]

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Covid-19 : Commercial Landlord and Tenant

During these unprecedented times, we wanted to provide you with up-to-date information regarding landlords and tenants and their rights during covid-19. The Government’s decision to impose a lockdown will mean that many tenants occupying commercial premises have had to close the doors to their businesses. As a result, many are asking themselves what this means […]

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