If you registered a Lasting or Enduring Power of Attorney between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2017 you can apply for a partial refund of the registration fee. This is due to the Office of the Public Guardian reviewing the operating costs. The claim procedure can be made either by visiting www.gov.uk/power-of-attorney-refund or telephone […]
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At risk of being called unromantic, as we reach another Valentine’s Day, we’re looking at prenuptial agreements! Many couples will celebrate 14 February with a proposal; we wish them every happiness and hope that their marriages are long and successful. But should they take precautions in case they aren’t? According to a survey of 1,600 […]
Consultant Anna is an award winning solicitor in her field of expertise and specialises in non-contentious construction and engineering law. She offers support to our commercial and residential property practice as well as taking on stand alone construction projects for our clients. Acting for a broad range of clients – developers, contractors, sub-contractors, consultants, purchasers, tenants […]
Statistics published in November 2017 showed that the cohabiting couple is the second largest family type and the fastest growing. In 2017 there were 3.3 million such families; in 1996 there were 1.5 million. Resolution, an organisation of specialist family lawyers, commissioned a poll of over 2,000 British adults to mark Cohabitation Awareness Week. The […]
Partner Kit is a solicitor and a partner in the Family Team. She has a longstanding reputation for providing a specialist, empathetic and efficient service and for supporting clients through all aspects of relationship breakdown. Kit has acted regularly for farmers, business owners and directors and for high net worth individuals. She has a particular […]
Stokes Partners LLP is delighted to be participating in the annual Christmas Tree Festival at St Bartholomew’s Church, Crewkerne. The Festival runs from 13 to 16 December inclusive, when the church will be adorned with 55 trees decorated by organisations from Crewkerne and the surrounding villages. The theme of this year’s Festival is “A Winter […]
Storm Brian missed us, and we had a successful and enjoyable golf day at Cricket St Thomas Golf Club. Thanks to the generosity of the members of the Haymakers Golf Society, we raised in excess of £1300 from the auction and raffle, for the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance Service.