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27.07.2021Planning to win the lottery? Time for a Will….

I probably won't win the lottery......but what if I did? Countless hours spent dreaming about how I would spend my newfound fortune, how many bedrooms my luxury yacht would have and which supercar I would buy. Hours, maybe even days, considering what is almost definitely never going to happen, an...

26.07.2021Can we finalise our divorce before the house is sold?

For the majority of people, their most significant asset is the family home. So, it is not surprising that when it comes to dealing with the financial consequences surrounding divorce, questions about what will happen to the matrimonial home are usually top of the list. In most cases the home ...

Wadsworths local charity

24.05.2021Where there’s a Will, there’s a way!

Wadsworths' Warwick Office has donated £500 to a local charity which supports children with terminal and life-limiting illnesses. Wadsworths presented Molly Olly’s Wishes with the donation representing a percentage of every Will they administered throughout the month of November last year. ...

separation agreement

16.06.2021Do we need to formalise our separation?

If you are coming out of a relationship - whether you were cohabiting, married or in a civil partnership - you may be asking if you need to formalise that separation. A separation agreement is a formal contract which can be agreed between you and your former partner to determine the division of your...

Pension sharing in a divorce settlement

13.05.2021Pension sharing in a divorce settlement

When couples separate and divorce, part of that process will involve dividing the assets from the marriage and creating two households out of one. ‘Dividing up cash, savings and the family home are relatively straightforward,’ says Rachel McLarney, family solicitor at Wadsworths Solicitors’...

Solicitor Training Contract

29.04.2021Congratulations to Sarah-Jayne as she’s offered a Training Contract

Congratulations to Sarah-Jayne Bucknall who has recently been promoted to the role of Trainee Solicitor, commencing her training contract in our Dispute Resolution team. Sarah-Jayne graduated with a law degree from the University of Law in 2019, completing her LPC LLM in 2020. After joining us la...

Wadsworths Charity Donation

19.04.2021Charity Donation to Royal Star & Garter

We are so incredibly proud to have presented the veterans’ charity, Royal Star & Garter, with a cheque for £1,000 recently. We pledged to donate £20 for every new conveyancing matter, the legal side of buying or selling a property, opened during the month of March 2020. Whilst the Covid-...

Gemma Dempsey Wadsworth

15.01.2021Gemma Dempsey Announced as Director

Wadsworths Solicitors are delighted to announce that Gemma Dempsey has joined the Board of Directors, alongside John Wadsworth, Alexandra Tait and Michael Wadsworth. Gemma joined our family-run firm in 2004 as a conveyancing secretary. Over the years she worked her way up, first becoming a Convey...

Qualifies as a Solicitor

7.01.2021Congratulations to Harriet as she Qualifies as a Solicitor

We are delighted to announce that Harriet Muffett has taken up the role of Solicitor in our Dispute Resolution Department, having successfully completed her training contract with the firm and being officially admitted to the Roll of Solicitors on 6 January 2021! We are delighted that Harriet has...

6.01.2021Covid-19 Update January 2021

As the country’s third lockdown commences, we wanted to update you with the actions we are taking to protect our staff and clients, whilst maintaining the consistent and reliable high-quality legal services we are known for. Unless and until government advice changes, our offices in Shirley, He...

Tamworth Solicitors

6.10.2020Wadsworths Solicitors Opening Office in Tamworth

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE: Family-run law firm Wadsworths Solicitors has announced the opening of a new office in Tamworth to satisfy high demand from new and repeat clients. The new office on Church Street opened for business on 5 October and offers a range of family and business law services. I...

Residential Conveyancing Henley

6.10.2020Welcoming Mairam to our Residential Conveyancing Team!

We're really happy to welcome Mariam Nosheen to our Residential Conveyancing Department, who will be primarily based at our Henley-in-Arden Office!! So, a little bit about Mariam.... She graduated in September 2015 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Law with Honours and went on to pursue her Postgr...

Private Client Solicitor

16.09.2020Welcoming Richard as our Head of Private Client

We are thrilled to announce the arrival of Richard Dundee who is joining Wadsworths as our new Head of Private Client across all four offices. Predominantly based at our Warwick Office, he'll also be seeing clients at our Henley-in-Arden Office on request. Richard completed his legal studies i...

Wadsworths Family Law Team

1.09.2020Welcoming Louise to our Family Law Team

We are absolutely thrilled to welcome Louise Dawson to our growing Warwick Team! Prior to joining Wadsworths, Louise gained experience working at several firms in the West Midlands and since qualifying as a Solicitor, has specialised in all aspects of Family Law. Louise is very experienced in ...

Residential Conveyancing team

21.08.2020Congratulations to Molly as she’s offered a Training Contract!

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to Molly Cook, one of our wonderful Residential Conveyancing team, who has just found out she's passed her LPC with flying colours!!! Due to her completion of the LPC, together with a proven track record of exceptional legal skills and capabilities, we are thrilled to have of...

Qualifies as a Solicitor

29.07.2020Congratulations to Hannah as she Qualifies as a Solicitor

We are delighted to announce that Hannah Halden has taken up the role of solicitor in our Dispute Resolution Department, having successfully completed her training contract with the firm and being officially admitted to the Roll of Solicitors on 15 July 2020! We are delighted that Hannah has chos...

Commercial Property Law

1.07.2020Welcoming Sarah-Jayne to our Commercial Property Team

Wadsworths are excited to announce the arrival of Paralegal, Sarah-Jayne Bucknall! Sarah-Jayne graduated with a law degree from the University of Law in 2019, completing her LPC LLM this year. Whilst completing her degree, she participated in various pro-bono activities including volunteering ...

solicitor Sara Atkinson

23.06.2020Welcoming Sara to our Wills and LPA Team!

Wadsworths are excited to announce the arrival of new solicitor Sara Atkinson! Sara is a Law and Business graduate who qualified as a Solicitor in 2007, having gained her Legal Practice Certificate from the College of Law in Birmingham. She has experience in several areas of law including Fami...

Michael Wadsworth

15.06.2020Who would manage your business if you suddenly couldn’t!?

Have you EVER considered what would happen to your business if you were suddenly unable to manage it yourself? WHO would be legally entitled and able to manage the day to day running of your business should you lose mental capacity? Business Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs) allow the donor (the ...

3.06.2020C&W in Business Article, May 2020

Wadsworths Solicitors is a well-respected, community-minded law firm based in Solihull. Building on its successful 33-year history and an enviable reputation, this year has seen the company grow its family tree by adding two new offices. In February 2020, the firm opened its second office in Henl...