Ashtons Legal appoints new Business Managers

Ashtons Legal has created and filled new Business Manager roles in a move designed to ensure that their experienced lawyers are able to concentrate on providing quality legal advice to clients while others support them to gro...

Consultation to modernise will making

On 13th July 2017, the Law Commission launched a consultation with a view to updating the Will writing process in line with our modern and technology focused lives. The Commission identified that current laws fail to pro...

Carer jailed for £340,000 theft from 99 year old

A case fought by Ashtons’ client, Marnie George, the niece of the late Reginald ‘Rex’ Lucraft, has resulted in a carer being jailed for 32 months for defrauding Mr Lucraft out of around £340,000 over a ten year period.Rex die...

When tweets become twibels….

Every business using social media should get to grips with publishing law and advertising regulations if they are to avoid reputation-damaging incidents.The reminder follows the news that opinion columnist Katie Hopkins has b...