GHP Insights

News, Q&As and Press Releases From Our Team

Solicitor returns to her Wrexham roots

A Wrexham born solicitor has returned to her roots after completing her legal training in London and working for a short spell on the Wirral.

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Paralegal to take up solicitor training contract

A paralegal working at one of the area’s leading law firms has been offered a training contract that will enable her to become a fully qualified solicitor. 

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Q&A - Am I right in thinking that everyone can now request flexible working hours?

Q:  As an employer of a small business I am concerned about the impact the new flexible working regulations might have on the business. As yet I have not received any requests from employees but I need to be prepared in case I do. I understand that employees no longer have to be a parent or carer to request flexible working hours, is this correct?

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Bike ride musters Jolly good sponsorship

A Wrexham personal injury lawyer has expressed his gratitude for the ‘jolly good sponsorship’ that enabled him to raise £165 at the weekend in a charity bike ride.

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Family lawyer warns Legal aid cuts are denying warring parents a relationship with their children

A Wrexham solicitor has warned that cuts to legal aid are ultimately denying warring parents the right to a relationship with their child.

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Q&A - Cosmetic surgery did not improve shape of my nose. What can I do?

Q:  A childhood accident left me with a scarred, crooked nose. After inheriting some money I decided to have plastic surgery on it at a private clinic. After the surgery, due to bruising and dressings, I had no idea what my nose really looked like but when everything settled down I was horrified to find my nose was still crooked, but in a different way. 

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Leading law firm appoints new senior solicitor to commercial department

One of the area’s largest law firms has appointed a new senior solicitor to its commercial property department.  Iain Hall who has relocated to the area from East Lancashire where he was a partner with two different law firms.

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Q&A - Can my employer pass on my personal data to anyone?

Q: The application form I completed for the job I have just been offered requested what I consider to be sensitive information that my employer will undoubtedly keep on file. Am I entitled to check that the information is being held accurately, and is my employer legally entitled to pass that information on to anyone else?

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Much needed landmark ruling on deprivation of liberty is not enough to improve situation for vulnerable people, says lawyer

The head of one of the area’s largest family and mental health law teams has warned that a ruling last Thursday by the President of the Family Division will lead to rapid changes in the law for vulnerable people and their families and needs to be matched by an increase in funding. 

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