- Challinors lawyers hired as firm goes under
The dispersal of failed Midlands firm Challinors ended yesterday as the firm went under with 46 redundancies, but there were also hires by multi-office firms Shoosmiths, Clarke Wilmott and Cartwright King.
In a bizarre twist, the...
- Cobbetts to call in administrators as firm heads for fire-sale of business
Cobbetts is set to enter administration as the firm looks to secure a fire-sale of its business, marking the first collapse of a major UK law firm since the fall of Halliwells in 2010.
The Manchester-based firm has filed a notice...
- Wirral firm broken up after entering administration
Wirral-based firm Lees Lloyd Whitley (LLW) has gone into administration after it ceased trading at the end of last week.
Since the beginning of this week its work has been divided between a number of regional firms, with several partners...
- Administrators called in to Saturn27
Saturn27 Limited has appointed an Administrator to assist in the process of re-organising it's UK business in order to focus on it's key strengths.
Saturn27 Limited was established in 2004, providing strategic consulting services to...
- Focus: Orchard Solicitors, Til debt do us part
Epitomising the term 'boom and bust' is Orchard Solicitors, the collapse of which left individual partners' future earnings tied up with creditors for five years or more and which should leave equity partners everywhere looking over their...
- Leeds' Fox Hayes goes into administration
Leeds-based firm Fox Hayes has gone into administration a month after the departure of its commercial and private client teams for Lupton Fawcett.
David Wilson and Julian Pitts of the Leeds office of Begbies Traynor have been appointed as...