News

Services
People
News and Events
Other
Blogs

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Legal News & Opinions

Dangers Of Potholes: Why UK Roads Still Need Maintenance To Avoid Injuries

  • Posted

In the news this week, Durham County Council has confirmed that its backlog of road repairs stands at almost £180m. Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm's solicitors explain more on the dangers of potholes.... According to the article, new...

Why Law Change Means Tenants Can Fight Back At Landlords

Kay Ditcham
  • Posted
  • Author

A change in the law which took effect last week is good news for people renting a house, as Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm ’s specialist solicitors explain…. Most landlords are reasonable and keep their properties in good...

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Solicitors Offer Support To Medomsley Abuse Victims

Nathalie Clayton
  • Posted
  • Author

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm's specialist solicitors across Teesside have been helping victims that have suffered at both Medomsley Detention Centre and at  Kirklevington Detention Centre. Five former officers were recently...

Medomsley Detention Centre Abuse: Five Convicted

  • Posted

Five former officers were convicted of abuse at Medomsley Detention Centre in County Durham following one of the UK's biggest investigations of its kind. Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm's specialist Personal...

TBI Aid Family's Negligence Claim After Tragic Death At Local Care Home

Helen Elstob
  • Posted
  • Author

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm recently represented a family’s negligence claims against a Care Home in Stockton-on-Tees, following the death of an elderly man. Mr C was a resident at the Care Home in Norton, Stockton on...

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm Assists Ad Astra Academy Trust In Joining Of Ayresome Primary School

  • Posted

Ayresome Primary School of Middlesbrough is the latest school to join the Ad Astra Multi-Academy Trust with the assistance of Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm. The school starts 2019 with “academy” status and joins the five existing schools...

Justice At Last: Why The 'Same Roof' Law Had To Be Abolished

  • Posted

With the controversial 'Same Roof' rule to be officially abolished, Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm's North East solicitors explain why it is such welcome news..... We are pleased to announce that the government...

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm Supports Teesside Scout's Dream

  • Posted

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm has given its backing to young Teesside Scout Jamie Watson in realising his dream to participate in the 2019 World Scout Jamboree. The youngster will represent his local area as an ambassador for Cleveland Scouts in...

In The Spotlight With Pete Donaldson

  • Posted

In a special edition of In The Spotlight , Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm discover what it and Absolute Radio have in common. Hartlepool-born presenter Pete Donaldson  - son of one of our own, Stewart Donaldson - features in...

Making A Will: How Can I Add A Charity Donation To My Will?

  • Posted

Other than the obvious rewards, what are the benefits of including a charity in your will ? Tilly Bailey & Irvine assist clients across Teesside and explain more about how your ‘legacy’ can help others…. The...

Injury Claims: What If You Are Assaulted By A Worker?

Kay Ditcham
  • Posted
  • Author

What if a person who assaults you is at work at the time? Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm 's Personal Injury solicitors  explain the legal process.... If someone is assaulted by another person in a private or public place, then it is...

Personal Injury: How To Claim Against Dog Attacks

  • Posted

They say a dog is a man's best friend, but that isn't always the case. Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm's Personal Injury solicitors  explain how to approach a claim if you are victim to dog attacks..... The UK is a nation of dog...

Personal Injury Claims: The Difference Between Pleural Thickening And Pleural Plaques

Mark Ellis
  • Posted
  • Author

Pleural Thickening is one of several specialist personal injury claims that can be brought, but it must be done so with an experienced solicitor.  Tilly Bailey & Irvine 's personal injury solicitors in Hartlepool explain more.... TBI had a...

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Assist Professional's County Durham Care Home Acquisition

  • Posted

An experienced care professional is set to combine her healthcare and business expertise after acquiring a County Durham residential care home. Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm's Corporate and Commercial team was among those to have assisted. ...

Changes To Entrepreneurs' Relief And The Impact Of "Alphabet Shares": Make Sure Your Articles Comply

  • Posted

Entrepreneurs’ relief is often a key consideration for owner-managed businesses when it comes to planning an owner’s exit from the business. Tilly Bailey & Irvine have a legal update..... Following the Budget in Autumn 2018, the...

Child Arrangements In Separations: What Should You Consider?

Wendy Beacom
  • Posted
  • Author

During a divorce or separation, it is important to consider the wishes of your children when arrangements are being made. Legal Executive Wendy Beacom  from Tilly Bailey & Irvine's family law department explains how to go about it.... ...

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Assist Teesside Charity's Shoebox Appeal

  • Posted

At Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm , we have been helping Teesside and Middlesbrough Philanthropic Foundation with their annual Shoe Box Appeal for various local groups across Teesside. The idea behind the campaign was to gather shoeboxes containing...

Christmas Gifts: From An Inheritance Tax Perspective....

Helen Dexter
  • Posted
  • Author

With Christmas getting ever closer, many people will have finished their shopping and have all the presents wrapped. Tilly Bailey & Irvine partner Helen Dexter says now is a good time therefore to think about gifts from an inheritance tax ...

Divorce Season? How Christmas Can Cause Family Stress

Shamin Ali
  • Posted
  • Author

Shakin' Stevens famously declared Christmas as the season of "love and understanding" , and in most cases that is true. It is not always rosy however, as Tilly Bailey & Irvine's Private Family Law Solicitor  Shamin Ali ...

Tripping Accidents: Why Our Solicitors Carry Out Inspections

  • Posted

Here at Tilly Bailey and Irvine law firm we often receive enquiries regarding tripping incidents. Gemma Tunney of our Personal Injury department explains how we go an extra mile to support your case..... We have previously reported on what steps you...

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Present 'Best Of Hartlepool' Child Of Achievement Award

  • Posted

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm would like to congratulate all those who were winners at the 2018 Best of Hartlepool Awards last night. The event, hosted by the Hartlepool Mail , was a wonderful celebration of the North East’s success, empathy...

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Raise £3,660 In 'Make a Will Month' Hospice Campaign

  • Posted

Tilly Bailey & Irvine law firm helped raise a total of £3,660 for Hartlepool's Alice House Hospice with a ‘Make a Will Month’ fundraising initiative for 2018. Our staff have been long-term supporters of the Hospice,...

What The Government's Probate Fee Increase Means

Jessica Morton
  • Posted
  • Author

The Government has announced it will go ahead with plans to raise probate fees on bigger estates. Tilly Bailey & Irvine’s specialist private client solicitor Jessica Morton explains more on the so-called 'death tax'. Justice...

Explaining The 'Same Roof Rule'.....

  • Posted

The 'same roof rule' is one that has come up in conversation quite often recently, but what is it? Tilly Bailey & Irvine law firm legal executive Gemma Tunney explains..... Many of you may have heard the ‘same roof...

Strong Legal 500 Rankings For Tilly Bailey & Irvine

  • Posted

Tilly Bailey & Irvine law firm has again been recognised as one of the North East’s leading legal practices in The Legal 500 Guide 2018. We act for individual and business clients across the region from offices in Hartlepool , Wynyard , ...

Claimants Recover Negligence Losses After Daughter's Death

Helen Elstob
  • Posted
  • Author

Claimants recently came to Tilly Bailey & Irvine with a heartbreaking story of the loss of their seven-year-old daughter, leaving with damages of almost £30,000 as a result of medical negligence . Senior Associate Solicitor  Helen...

Specialist Private Client Solicitor Bolsters Team TBI

  • Posted

Tilly Bailey & Irvine is delighted to announce the appointment of Jessica Morton , a specialist Wills, Trusts and Probate Solicitor, to the firm’s commercial office at Wynyard. Jessica will join the now 10-strong Private Client team ,...

INDUSTRY NEWS: New Report Warns Of Looming Incapacity Crisis

Annaliese Barber
  • Posted
  • Author

A new report from SFE ( Solicitors for the Elderly ) and independent think tank Centre for Future Studies reveals the UK is leaving medical and care preferences to chance. Tilly Bailey & Irvine's  Annaliese Barber takes up the...

How Can You Handle A Food Poisoning Claim?

SherReene Cheah
  • Posted
  • Author

What is the best action to take in the case of a severe food poisoning claim? Tilly Bailey & Irvine solicitor SherReene Cheah explains in our latest blog how we deal with such personal injury claims.... You will have read the news about a...

In The Spotlight With Stephen Miller MBE

  • Posted

In the latest edition of In The Spotlight , North East Paralympic hero Stephen Miller MBE shares his fascinating tale with Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm..... Profession? Paralympian and Web Developer Talk us through your career journey ...

  • Page 2 of 4