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

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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

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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
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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

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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
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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
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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

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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

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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

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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
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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'.....

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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

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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
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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

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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
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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
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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

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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 ...

10 Celebs Without Wills: How Did It Affect Families Of These Famous Faces?

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Many famous faces did not complete a will, and Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm explain how things can spiral out of control without one…. Planning for your death is often put to the back of your mind, but creating a final will is something...

Rogue Writers: Why Should You NOT Use Will Writers?

Martin  Brown
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Why should you avoid using a Will Writer? Martin Brown explains the risks, something that can be avoided by using probate services of Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm....  People have been prone to letting Will Writers prepare...

Did Your Bank Arrange Your Will? If So, Beware....

Martin  Brown
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What are the dangers of your bank being your Executor in a will? As Tilly Bailey & Irvine's Martin Brown discusses, it has already been a talking point....  A recent article in Daily Mail highlighted the problem that families have faced...

How To Deal With Rare And Complex Personal Injury Claims?

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If you suffer what may be a 'less common' injury, it is important that your personal injury claim is dealt with by a solicitor with the right experience. Gemma Tunney explains how we do that at Tilly Bailey & Irvine ..... You would be...

Top 10: Strangest Wills Of Famous Faces

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When it comes to writing a will, many find it a big responsibility as they choose their beneficiaries and assets. Others, however, have a very clear plan in their head - some more unusual than you would think. As this list from  Tilly Bailey &...

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Assist Michael Hanby Accountants/Butler & Gee Takeover

Michael Stevens
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Tilly Bailey & Irvine Law Firm has assisted Butler & Gee Accountants in its acquisition of the business of Michael Hanby Accountants , allowing Michael Hanby himself to retire after trading in Barnard Castle for over 25 years. Taking over from...

In The Spotlight With Mike McGrother

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Stockton Musician Mike McGrother is front man for The Wildcats of Kilkenny and also heavily involved with the North East community as Stockton’s Creative Partner. He tells Tilly Bailey & Irvine his story in the latest In the Spotlight....

Aretha Franklin Did Not Make A Will - But Here's Why YOU Should

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The ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin died in August at the age of 76, but she did not leave a Will . How is this likely to affect her family? Tilly Bailey & Irvine explain.... It now means that her four sons and other family members are...

Unmarried Mother Wins 'Landmark' UK Supreme Court Benefit Case

Wendy Beacom
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An unmarried mother has won a landmark court case in which it has been ruled that she was discriminated against when prevented from claiming Widowed Parent's Allowance. Tilly Bailey & Irvine's Chartered Legal Executive Wendy Beacom takes...

Tilly Bailey & Irvine Partner With Stockton Town FC

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Tilly Bailey & Irvine is delighted to announce a season-long partnership with Stockton Town FC just as the 2018/19 campaign gets underway. The deal makes TBI official sponsors of the Anchors' new match highlights  videos , which...

Rescuing Clients From A Solicitor Into Liquidation

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Picture it; The law firm you are using suddenly goes into liquidation, so what do you do next? Gemma Tunney and  Tilly Bailey & Irvine ’s Personal Injury team have stepped in for this very scenario, and here’s what happened…. ...

Why the 'same-roof' rule was "incompatible" with Human Rights Law

Nathalie Clayton
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The Court of Appeal has ruled that the ‘same-roof’ rule is incompatible with Human Rights Law. Nathalie Clayton  and Tilly Bailey & Irvine's Personal Injury team explain what this means for those lodging an abuse claim.... ...

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