GHP Insights

News, Q&As and Press Releases From Our Team

Q&A - If I’m ever in a permanent vegetative state I want to be left to die. How can I make this known?

Q: When the new ruling came in last month about relatives being able to decide whether food and drink should be withdrawn to allow someone in a permanent vegetative state to just die, it got me worried. Would I be brave enough to make such a decision on my parents’ behalf without always wondering whether it was what they would have wanted? Clearly it isn’t something they could put in their Will because their wishes wouldn’t be known until after they’d died. So how could make their wishes clear whilst they are fit and healthy?

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Legal 500 firm appoints new Solicitor to Wrexham commercial and civil team

Wrexham based law firm GHP Legal has appointed a new solicitor to its head office commercial and civil litigation team.

GHP Legal, which ranks in The Legal 500 list of top UK law firms and, with around 100 employees, is one of the largest independent law firms in the region, appointed Rachel Lillie at the end of July 2018.

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Oswestry Show 2018 Competition Answers

How did you do? Oswestry Show 2018 Competition Answers.

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Archaic divorce laws cause conflict between amicably separating couples says local lawyer

A partner with one of the region’s largest family law teams has joined the rapidly growing band of lawyers calling for the government to introduce no-fault divorce.

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Living Wills could ease doubts about Supreme Court ruling on easier withdrawal of treatment for permanently vegetative patients

A Wrexham solicitor has spoken out in support of this week’s controversial Supreme Court ruling that will see an end to legal permission having to be sought to withdraw treatment from patients who are in a permanent vegetative state.

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Farming is not just a job, it is a way of life

Despite clothing, food and wood-burner stands drawing in equally as many families and day trippers as farmers to county agricultural shows these days, the trade tents where lawyers, accountants and agronomists are on hand to offer advice are still as busy as ever.

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Never mind the lack of gassy beer on tap substitute gases in the welding industry could be killing you!!

A Wrexham solicitor has warned that the substitution of other gases currently being used in welding processes due to a shortage of carbon dioxide (CO2) could have a lethal effect on the health of those working in the welding industry.

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Sad Farewell

Such an emotional day – we would like to wish Glyn Hughes a long and happy retirement after being with GHP Legal since it started in 1970.    He has been a rock who has helped build the very foundations that have made this Firm such a success.

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Family Law solicitor gains law society accreditation

A member of one of the largest family law teams in the region has gained the Law Society Family Law Accreditation.

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New partner appointed at town law firm

A solicitor whose family have been in Chirk for many decades has been appointed a Partner by GHP Legal, the law firm that merged with Stevens Lucas in 2015.

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