Local members of the family justice body Resolution have welcomed new research which shows most people back a change in the law to give cohabiting people more rights. Currently, cohabiting couples have few or no rights in the event of a relationship breakdown meaning that unlike married couples there is no mechanism for splitting assets.
Machins Solicitors been recommended as a Top-Tier firm in one practice area for the fifth year running and has been recommended in seven practice areas in The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2024 edition. Among the areas of expertise in which the firm is regarded includes family, corporate and commercial, employment as well as commercial litigation, private
Press Release 10 February 2023 Kathryn Ainsworth appointed Managing Partner of Machins Solicitors Following the sudden and tragic death of Managing Partner, Mark Pelopida, Machins Solicitors has appointed Kathryn Ainsworth to take over the role of Managing Partner going forward. Mark died unexpectedly after a short illness on Friday 2nd December 2022. At the time
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Press Release – Monday 5th December 2022 It is with great sadness that Machins Solicitors announces the death of its Managing Partner, Mark Pelopida. Mark died unexpectedly after a short illness on Friday 2nd December 2022. He was 57 years old. For the immediate future, Kathryn Ainsworth will assume the role of Managing Partner. Kathryn
Machins Solicitors has achieved seven practice area recommendations in the latest edition of Legal 500 as well as one Top Tier ranking in the area of family law for the fourth year running. Among the areas of expertise in which the firm is regarded includes corporate and commercial, employment and family as well as commercial
International Women’s Day is a global holiday celebrated annually on 8th March to recognise the achievements of women with its focus on women’s rights, gender equality, reproductive rights and violence and abuse against women. This year’s campaign #BreaktheBias focuses on a gender equal world .The Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act 1919 paved the way for women
Press Release – Tuesday 13th July 2021 Machins Solicitors is pleased to announce the appointment of Omayami Mac-Jaja as a solicitor in its new Immigration Law department. Omayemi, who will be joining the firm’s Luton office, brings considerable expertise in all aspects of immigration law for both individuals and organisations. With 10 years’ experience, Omayemi
“Nature is not a place to visit. It is home.” — Gary Snyder “I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.”—John Burroughs Mental health awareness week runs from 10th– 16th of May. This year, the theme for the week is ‘Nature’. Across the country, people will be
Leading multi-practice law firm, Machins Solicitors, is delighted to announce the launch of their redesigned website alongside a new brand identity and logo. The new site features responsive design, optimised functionality and improved navigation allowing each visitor easy access to comprehensive information about their range of legal services. In addition, Machins has taken the opportunity