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How to choose a conveyancing solicitor


You’ve found your dream property, your offer has been accepted and you’re keen to get moving. The next step is to instruct a conveyancing solicitor to help you through the legal process. But choosing the right conveyancer can be like picking a needle from a haystack – especially if you’re a property-buying novice. After all, buying [...]

How to choose a conveyancing solicitor2019-01-30T08:52:48+00:00

Declaration of Trust: do you need one?


It’s easy to get swept up in the excitement of a property purchase – especially if you’re a first-time buyer. But buying property with a partner is a huge financial commitment. Deposit, conveyancing fees, mortgage payments; it all adds up to a substantial amount of money. Doesn’t it therefore make sense to protect your investment [...]

Declaration of Trust: do you need one?2019-01-30T08:54:04+00:00

10 Reasons to Make a Will


Half the population hasn’t made a will.  Surveys show that people put off making a will, often until they’re in their 50s.  Three-quarters of the population have a will in place by the time they are 65, but that still leaves a sizeable number uncovered, not to mention those who die young. Around 60,000 estates [...]

10 Reasons to Make a Will2017-09-18T09:50:52+01:00

The Risks of Not Making a Will


Almost half of adults have not yet made a will, according to research carried out by Co-op Legal Services. It found that just 53% had put down in writing what they wanted to happen in the event of their death. It’s not a job anyone relishes, but if you die without leaving a will, you [...]

The Risks of Not Making a Will2017-09-18T09:53:23+01:00

Introducing Sarah Baldwin


In another boost to the Commercial Property department at Lyons Bowe, we have recently recruited Sarah Baldwin to the team as an Associate. Sarah has 20 years’ experience as a real estate lawyer gained at a large international law firm. Paul Lyons, Lyons Bowe’s Managing Partner, said: “It is great to have Sarah with us, [...]

Introducing Sarah Baldwin2017-07-18T16:13:21+01:00