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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

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Plymouth Science Park has successfully completed its iconic new development at Phase V of its campus, on time and on budget. Known as One Research Way, the dramatic development, has been designed to meet the requirements of ambitious businesses with super-fast broadband, an on-site data centre, 24 hour security and 24/7 access.

Tags: Technology2017

taylor ceri annCeri-Ann Taylor, an associate and specialist in the field of clinical negligence at premier national law firm Foot Anstey, has been awarded an accreditation from the Law Society, the representative body for solicitors in England and Wales.

Tags: Clinical Negligence2017

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deborah carrivick team11426128 1Partner Deborah Carrivick, a member of the International Private Wealth team, has won Gold in the category Woman of the Year: Business Growth (Professional Services) in this year’s CityWealth Powerwomen Awards.

Tags: Private Wealth2017

6796042 1Clinical Negligence specialist Mike Bird, a Partner based in the firm's Truro office, has been ranked amongst the UK's most innovative and inspirational lawyers in the legal profession in 2017 with his presence in The Lawyer's Hot 100 list.

Tags: Clinical Negligence2017

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Foot Anstey's Real Estate Group has advised Berkeley Homes on its acquisition with Audley Retirement of Sunningdale Park in Berkshire, formerly home to the National School of Government. It looks set to be redeveloped as a residential and retirement scheme after Foot Anstey helped acquire it from the Cabinet Office.

Tags: Real EstateProperty, Infrastructure and Construction2016

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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.

Tags: 2016

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Legal experts from across Foot Anstey are advising on both of the new garden village sites planned for Devon and Cornwall. Recently announced by the Government, these new garden villages form part of a new initiative planned across the country to ease the current housing crisis.

Tags: Energy and RenewablesProperty, Infrastructure and Construction2016

RUMLEY JoannePress Release

Leading law firm Foot Anstey starts the New Year with the arrival of Joanne Rumley, restructuring and insolvency partner who joins our Corporate team.

Joanne joins from Bond Dickinson, with nearly 20 years' experience in all aspects of corporate rescue, restructure, turnaround and insolvency including both formal and non-formal procedures.

Tags: Corporate2016