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Shorter Trials Scheme

The Court system is always trying to find a way to shorten the time taken to have cases reach the Courtroom. This benefits all parties, and creates certainty all round, and enabling cases to be seen more quickly means commercial problems caused by litigation can be...
Does Strain Keville Provide Legal Aid?

Does Strain Keville Provide Legal Aid?

Whilst all of our clients will know that we do not provide Legal Aid, we have been asked by a number of people what it entails and whether they have a right to it. We hope this note will give some background information and some idea about the use of Legal Aid. Do we...
Deep Roots – Knotweed

Deep Roots – Knotweed

What is Knotweed? Japanese Knotweed is a plant which originates in East Asia, and is one of the most prolific and damaging weeds. Why should I be interested? Knotweed can cause considerable damage to your property, and can also cause damage to other people’s property....
Court and Contracts

Court and Contracts

There have been some interesting developments on contracts in the last year or so. Understanding how a court will approach an agreed contract is vital to understanding how to put a contract together. This blog will hopefully lead you through some of the thought...
Navigating Small Claims

Navigating Small Claims

Small claims costs are one of the first barriers to any of our clients bringing a claim against someone who owes them money. The next barrier is understanding how to do it themselves, or knowing a good firm of solicitors to run the case for them. The small claims...
Leaks in tax

Leaks in tax

Leaks in tax and the financial system Data escaping from within companies and government agencies; these leaks are becoming commonplace, but it is the money leaking out of the grasp of global taxation systems highlighted last week that has drawn the most attention....