Things to Consider Before a Separation

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Lockdown has been the final straw for many struggling relationships but our Family Specialist, Elanor Findlay, explains that there are some important considerations to make before you or your partner decide to go your separate ways… “It is September already! Lockdown restrictions have eased, the summer holidays are behind us and the school year has

A Warm Welcome Back to Elanor

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Bendles are thrilled to welcome a familiar face back into the fold and officially announce our expansion into South Cumbria with the appointment of Elanor Findlay, a highly experienced family solicitor who is based in Barrow. Elanor has practised across Cumbria for nearly 20 years and joins our well-established family law team to help develop

Budget Annoucement is a Welcome Break for Local Property Market

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Chancellor Rishi Sunak ended weeks of speculation by holding an emergency ‘Mini-Budget’ today on Wednesday 8th July. The budget’s focus was very much on job creation schemes and getting the economy going again as we slowly ease out of the coronavirus lockdown. The stamp duty holiday until 31st March 3021 was a welcomed announcement for

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – 22nd May Update

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Coronavirus and furlough are fast becoming the words of 2020. As an employment solicitor over half of my weekly enquiries from business clients relate to furloughing questions. Since the Job Retention Scheme was announced the Government has sought to provide further details on an ongoing basis. The latest update to this was 22nd May 2020.

COVID-19 PROTECTIVE MEASURES FOR OUR OFFICES

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At these difficult times for the Country weremain open for business and committed to providing our clients with the best possible service. As part of this we have to follow government advice and have introduced the following measures. Our offices in Carlisle and Wigton will be closed to the public as of 23rd March 2020

Law student wins Charles Attenborough Award from Bendles LLP

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Bendles LLP has given the Charles Attenborough Award, presented to the student who has attained academic merit and demonstrated a contribution to the local community, to Liam Mulholland. Stuart Irving, partner at Bendles Solicitors, said: ‘Charles was hugely respected solicitor and friend to many clients and other professionals in the local community.’ …Read the full