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Foot Anstey, one of the UK's top 100 law firms, has launched its new Bristol office at 2 Glass Wharf in the city's Temple Quarter Enterprise Zone.

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The top 100 law firm Foot Anstey has announced four new appointments to the Partnership. Emily Settle and Jessica Pitt have both been promoted through the annual promotions programme. Mark Pinder and Paul Cox have been recruited as lateral hires. The appointments reflect the firm's growth strategy, particularly in its core sectors.

Tags: Intellectual PropertyRetail and Leisure2017

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IMG 20170517 WA0015Over two weeks in May (8-19 May), over 150 employees from Foot Anstey walked the 208 miles from Truro to Bristol, calling in at each of the firm's five offices across the South West. 

The intrepid adventure was all in aid of the Foot Anstey foundation, managed by the Devon Community Foundation (in conjunction with other Community Foundations across the region), which supports numerous charities across the South West chosen by our employees.  In total over £14,000 has been raised, smashing the original target by 40%. 

Tags: CorporateCharities2017

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As of 1 May, Foot Anstey's medical negligence practice will become a separate business entity known as Enable Law, within the Foot Anstey Group.

Enable Law is the result of strategic rebrand to provide greater clarity for clients and support with growing this part of Foot Anstey's business. As well as the new name and visual identity, Enable Law's launch is also supported through a contemporary digital presence, including a new website.

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Premier national law firm, Foot Anstey LLP, is hosting an event alongside the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) at Foot Anstey's Bristol office at 4.30pm on 4 May 2017 to raise awareness on the importance of preparing for the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Tags: TechnologyMedia2017

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A leading UK law firm has called upon training providers to really get to know the legal sector and demonstrate they can provide sustainable collaborations when offering apprenticeships under the new levy and funding reforms which are being introduced from 6 April.

Tags: Education2017

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Leading law firm Foot Anstey, with its renowned Media team which advises large number of magazines, national and regional newspapers and a variety of news, consumer, and business websites, is strengthening its presence in the market with membership of the Professional Publishers Association (PPA).

Tags: Media2017

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Businesses from Bristol and the wider region expressed uncertainty, future risks and opportunities arising from Brexit at an event at Bristol Airport today (24 March). However, the consensus was that the business community needed to lobby its position to government, adapt and maximise the opportunities it would also create. 

Tags: Energy and RenewablesProperty, Infrastructure and Construction2017

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A Foot Anstey specialist has been involved with crucial new guidance for solicitors advising on issues regarding the wills of individuals who have lost mental capacity.

The guidance is intended to speed up simple and straightforward requests to access a client's will while also ensuring that solicitors protect the best interests of their clients. 

Tags: Mental Capacity2017

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The recent media spotlight on gender identity showed that with communication and support, the subject can be handled positively and constructively in schools.  St Paul’s Girls’ School made positive headlines recently with their proactive and supportive handling of pupils who wished to consider the question of changing their gender identity.

Tags: Employment and Pensions2017