Freeths advise Freshwave on major acquisition

Freeths is delighted to announce that it has advised UK network service provider, Freshwave, on its recent acquisition of the managed service division of UK-headquartered Wi-Fi specialists, Airangel.

Gardner Leader continues growth with addition of Employment Law Specialist and three newly qualified Solicitors

South East law firm, Gardner Leader, has appointed Rabika Basran as a Solicitor in the Employment Team based in its Maidenhead office, as well as supporting three new Solicitors to complete their training contracts and qualify with the firm.

Moorcrofts strengthen its corporate team

Leading corporate and technology law firm, Moorcrofts, has strengthened its corporate team in the Thames Valley, having promoted Kate Prentis to Senior Associate and Adam Forder to Associate. Trainee Heather Stewart also qualified as a lawyer during the financial year bringing the total number of lawyers in the corporate team to 11.

Moorcroft’s Joint Managing Partner and Head of Technology, Andrew Katz

Andrew Katz named as top 100 influencer in Open Hardware in the UK

Moorcroft’s Joint Managing Partner and Head of Technology, Andrew Katz has been named on OpenUK’s Inaugural New Year’s Honours List for his contribution to Open Hardware.

Moorcrofts LLP advises Skillweb.co.uk Ltd. on the sale of its Houndit business

Moorcrofts LLP advises Skillweb.co.uk Ltd. on the sale of its Houndit business

Moorcrofts’ corporate team has advised Skillweb.co.uk Ltd. (Skillweb), a leading UK based software development and solutions company, on the sale of its “Houndit” business to Escher Software Services UK Limited (part of Hanover Investors private equity group).

Tech in the year ahead

Tech in the year ahead

Predicting the future of technology is hard enough in a normal year. Where the pace of development and innovation continues unabated, seemingly limited only by our human imagination. Although in the world of Artificial Intelligence, that barrier may soon be broken as we hear about AI capable of writing new Beetles tracks. I’m not sure how I feel about that…

Rachel Oakes

How to raise your game this Christmas and not your voice

The Christmas season is approaching and can be a time of real stress and anxiety for couples who might already be talking about whether they are going to stay together.

Meet Freeths’ Family Team

Meet Freeths’ Family Team

Our team of specialist family lawyers advise clients on all aspects of family law. We work with each client to identify the best approach for their particular circumstances. Our team also offers alternative dispute resolution services, including mediation, collaborative law and arbitration.

How can the beneficiary of an estate be sure that they have received what they are entitled to?

How can the beneficiary of an estate be sure that they have received what they are entitled to?

Are you dealing with the estate of someone who has died, and want to know what records you must keep and what information you must give to the beneficiaries?

Freeths expands its commercial team with lateral partner hire

Freeths expands its commercial team with lateral partner hire

Freeths Solicitors is delighted to announce that it has recruited a commercial contracts specialist in to its Oxford offices on Cowley Business Park.

Why Val and Owen stand out from the crowd

Why Val and Owen stand out from the crowd

Val Buzzard and Owen Kyffin, two directors with expertise in different areas, stood out from the crowd at this years’ annual staff conference of one of the leading accountancy practice and business advisors Whitley Stimpson.

Rebecca Howlett

Six things you need to know to protect and promote your intellectual property

Failing to protect your intellectual property (IP) rights can impact considerably on your finances. Even worse, if you don’t own control over the rights that your business was founded on, this could destroy it. Yet many companies only address the issue of IP when something has gone awry and needs to be fixed.