We are delighted to be sponsoring the next two Business Introductions networking events which will be taking place on Wednesday 28th February and Wednesday 14th March. For the February event, the team at Business Introductions has a really exciting venue lined up…. in partnership with City Centre Cruises and The Liquorists they are running an... Read the rest of this entry →
What does your role at Davis Blank Furniss involve? My role at Davis Blank Furniss involves dealing and assisting with a wide range of residential property transactions; including purchases, sales, remortgages and transfer of equity’s. I assist Jennifer Smith and my other colleagues within the Property department on a daily basis. What is the best... Read the rest of this entry →
Greg Carr – trainee solicitor in our Property department – discusses options over land and other development structures.
Property options, known as options over land, involve a seller granting an option for a purchaser of property (often a developer) to buy property without being tied to the purchase from the outset. In return the seller is often paid an option fee. There are three main types of options: Call options (sometimes called take... Read the rest of this entry →
Davis Blank Furniss is delighted to announce that we have appointed Matthew Handley as an assistant solicitor in our Family team. His new role will see him acting on behalf of clients seeking advice and assistance in relation to family matters including divorce, civil partnership dissolution, nullity, financial proceedings and children proceedings. He will be... Read the rest of this entry →
Jessica Greenhalgh from our Corporate team was recently interviewed by Tameside Radio and the Glossop Chronicle for a special feature discussing the most common traps for business. You can read what she had to say here…
We are pleased to confirm that we will be holding our annual Glossop Will Week from Monday 20th to Friday 24th November. The local community will be offered a discount on our usual fees on the following types of Wills: · Single Will – £40.00 plus VAT · Mirror Wills for a couple – £80... Read the rest of this entry →
The Property team at Davis Blank Furniss has acted for long-standing client Phil Healey on a recent deal that will see him open a brand new restaurant – 1761 – and downstairs bar – Lily’s Bar – in the former Avalanche unit on Booth Street in Manchester city centre next month. The team, which was... Read the rest of this entry →
Laura Willis – Associate Solicitor in our Private Client team – asks: Is the current law on Wills outdated?
The Law Commission for England and Wales has proposed that the law around Wills should be updated and brought into the “modern world”. The Law Commission wants to change the existing rules about how to create a valid Will where the individual has made their intentions clear in another form. Today’s case that has been... Read the rest of this entry →
Davis Blank Furniss has acted for Burnley-based EFS.Global on its purchase of Euro SDB Limited which specialises in distribution, logistics and warehousing. The deal sees EFS.Global acquire the entire issued share capital of Euro SDB for an undisclosed sum. EFS.Global is one of the North West’s largest freight and haulage groups. It currently has eight... Read the rest of this entry →
Davis Blank Furniss, Capstone Financial Management & Tree Accountancy to stage ‘Essential Insights for your Growing Business’ event
We have joined forces with Capstone Financial Management – a Partner Practice of St. James’s Place Wealth Management – and Tree Accountancy and will be staging a free breakfast seminar in Manchester that will discuss the issues around growing a business. The event will be taking place at King Street Townhouse on Thursday 19th October... Read the rest of this entry →