Storing your Will

Storing your Will

The original versions of legal documents such as Wills and Powers of Attorney are the only legally binding versions. It is important to keep these documents safe, but also to let your executor know where they…

Wake Smith lawyer appointed as Diocesan Registrar

Wake Smith lawyer appointed as Diocesan Registrar

Rachel Baseley from Wake Smith Solicitors has been appointed as Registrar for the Diocese of Sheffield and Legal Secretary to the Bishop of Sheffield. Private client solicitor Rachel has spent the past year as…

Update on Residential Possession Proceedings

Update on Residential Possession Proceedings

Elizabeth Shaw, director at Wake Smith Solicitors looks at the latest updates on residential possession proceedings. Five more days remains on the ‘stay’ on possession cases in the Courts. It was due to end…

Wake Smith recruits private client paralegal

Wake Smith recruits private client paralegal

Paralegal Jennifer Robinson has joined Sheffield based Wake Smith Solicitors’ private client team. Jennifer (24) joins the six-strong team from specialist estate lawyers April King Legal where she spent the last…

Charity drive to honour much missed colleague

Charity drive to honour much missed colleague

Staff at a Sheffield solicitors will spend the next 18 months raising cash for charity in memory of a former colleague who died earlier this year. Helen Paul, who had worked as a conveyancer in the commercial…

Wake Smith help drive growth for car repairs company

Wake Smith help drive growth for car repairs company

Work by Wake Smith Solicitors has helped a car repair and maintenance specialist double the size of its premises. German Autocentre Ltd, which is part of the DSA Group and was formed in 2010, offers dealer level…

Dealing with employees who need to quarantine

Dealing with employees who need to quarantine

Employment solicitor Briony McDermott looks at how employers deal with employees who have to quarantine after a holiday. Currently the list of countries on the Government’s quarantine scheme is changing by the…