Walking Football Kickstarts New Business Partnership

Nottinghamshire County FA has announced that it has appointed Sills & Betteridge Solicitors as its preferred legal partner.   The partnership includes sponsorship of a forthcoming walking football tournament and special offers for members of the Nottinghamshire County FA.   The walking football tournament takes place at Harvey Haddon stadium on 12th October and is set to attract many over 50’s players from prominent Nottingham based businesses. It is the first ever Walking Football tournament arranged by the Notts FA and will hopefully raise further awareness of Walking Football within Nottinghamshire.   Members special offers will include the ability to apply for a ‘Friends of Sills Premier Card’. The card…

Firms Combine Skills To Reduce Time It Takes To Move House

Two East Midlands based businesses have combined skills to reduce the time it takes for people to move house by streamlining the conveyancing process.   Law firm, Sills and Betteridge is now using Redbrick Practice Management to assist their conveyancing department in delivering a more efficient service.   Having grown significantly, Sills and Betteridge wanted a robust, yet scalable case management solution that would enable them to focus more on providing expert, impartial advice whilst also simplifying administrative tasks and enhance compliance.   Following an in-depth selection process, Sills and Betteridge chose Redbrick Practice Management based largely on how easy it was to use and to customize.  Also of benefit…

New Partner Joins Sills & Betteridge In Nottingham

East Midlands law firm Sills & Betteridge LLP has recently appointed Suzanne McAuley as a Partner in the firm’s Nottingham Office.   Suzanne specialises in advising clients on personal matters. This includes estate planning, succession planning for business owners, wills, powers of attorney, trusts, tax planning, Court of Protection matters and mitigating the impact of care home fees. She will also work with the firm’s corporate clients to run clinics for employees who may need legal advice.   Suzanne is a fully accredited member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) and SFE (Solicitors for the Elderly). She will join a team of 16 specialists which includes department head…

Sleaford Commercial Law Team Welcomes Property Expert

County law firm Sills & Betteridge LLP has announced expansion of its Sleaford commercial law team, with the appointment of Raj Blackburn, a Partner specialising in commercial property. Raj joins Stephen Swift in the department and acts for a range of clients, from small local businesses to landed agents and national companies. She deals with the sale and purchase of freehold property including option agreements, overage (clawback) and planning matters. Raj has extensive knowledge of leasehold transactions whether granting or taking a new lease, assignments, variations or surrenders. Raj is committed to providing practical, commercial advice and a first class client service and will draw upon the breadth of expertise…

Regulatory Law Specialist Joins Sills & Betteridge

East Midlands law firm Sills & Betteridge has announced the appointment of Andrew Kerrigan, an associate solicitor with a specialism in regulatory and compliance law. The appointment is the first in a series of key new appointments aimed expanding Sills & Betteridge’s presence across the East Midlands region.   Andrew will be responsible for growing the provision of legal advice to small and medium sized businesses that have experienced a workplace incident or accident.   Covering the entire East Midlands region, which includes the firms nine offices located across Lincoln and Nottingham, he will provide guidance on how to respond to an incident and the necessary requirements involved in reporting…

The Knights’ Trail Visits Sills & Betteridge

The Knights’ Trail Visits Sills & Betteridge In the run up to the 2017 Knights’ Trail our Aquis House offices will be home to a Baron and Knight. Come and visit them in our office until Friday, when they will be moving on in preparation for the trail. Sills & Betteridge partner John Mitchell said: “We are delighted to have the Baron and the Knight in our reception for a fortnight. We are very grateful to Rob Applewhite from Lincs Archiving for arranging for them to be with us. Sills very much wanted to take part in the celebrations of the 800th Anniversary of the Battle of Lincoln and the Sealing of…

Notts Legal Eagles Soar in the Derbyshire Dales

Notts Legal Eagles Soar in the Derbyshire Dales Clients and guests from the Nottingham office of law firm Sills & Betteridge took to the Derbyshire Dales recently to network and understand more about each other’s businesses. The event was organised by Brackenbury’s Britain, a company founded in 2014 by Richard Brackenbury, of law firm Fraser Brown, which offers corporate days out, guided walks and tours. The group covered a 7 mile walk which took in the sights of Rowsley Mill, Stanton Moor and the villages of Birchover and Stanton in the Peak. Sills & Betteridge established an office in Nottingham in 2013 following their merger with MacLaren Britton which is…