We are proud to announce that we have once again secured the national Law Society’s law management quality mark, Lexcel. Lexcel is developed specifically for the legal profession. It is an optional, recognized accreditation scheme for law firms and in-house legal departments which gives assurance that a practice meets high client care and business […]
Privacy Notice GHW Solicitors LLP (“GHW”, “we” or “us”) takes your privacy and security of personal information very seriously and committed to protecting your personal information. This privacy notice sets out the way in which any personal information you provide to us is used and kept secure. It applies whenever we collect your personal data (including […]
Darren Ashworth Joins GHW
Darren graduated from Durham University with First Class Honours in Law. He subsequently trained at Slaughter and May and qualified into the Commercial Real Estate Department in April 2009. After relocating to Manchester, Darren has since worked at DAC Beachcroft and then as the Team Leader for Land and Development at Bury MBC. Prior to […]
The Importance of a Lasting Power of Attorney
Whilst most people are aware of the dangers of not making a Will, here at GHW Solicitors we believe that many people are unaware of the problems that arise should someone lose mental capacity and therefore be unable to make their own day-to-day decisions. A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) ensures you live the quality […]
Do I have the right to choose who benefits from my estate?
After a landmark legal case in March 2017, the court has reaffirmed the right for people to choose who benefits from their estate when they die. This case involved Melita Jackson and her daughter Heather Ilott. Mrs Jackson and Mrs Ilott were estranged for 26 years and upon her death in 2004 Mrs Jackson’s Will […]