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Law Society Excellence Awards announced - 2019

29 October 2019
Chairman Hugh Jones and Managing Director Rachel Dobson attended a packed event at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London in October, for the Law Society Excellence Awards 2019, presented by BBC Newsnight's Kirsty Wark. It was the 4th year in a row that the work of the firm's Court of Protection and Private Client teams had received recognition by ...

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Wills and Probate Awards 2019

17 October 2019
We were delighted to attend the British Wills and Probate Awards at The Belfry on 17th October 2019.  We were shortlisted for two awards and were thrilled to win both - a brilliant reward for the hard work of everyone at our firm. We were awarded both 'Solicitor of the Year - North' and 'Solicitor firm of the Year - National', reflecting our nat...

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Legal 500 2020 rankings announced

29 September 2019
Hugh Jones Solicitors maintains their position in the top tier of the Legal 500.  This year the internationally respected guide said: 'The 'highly capable' team at Hugh Jones Solicitors has considerable expertise in dealing with vulnerable and disabled clients, and has recently been involved in a number of high-profile cases that could have a si...

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Hugh Jones wins prestigious international award

28 September 2019
Hugh Jones was a special guest last week at the prestigious STEP 14th Annual Private Client awards at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London, where he was awarded a lifetime achievement award by the judges. The Lifetime Achievement Award is given at the discretion of the judges, and applies to an individual who has, over the course of their lifetim...

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Awards shortlists 2019

13 August 2019
We are celebrating after being recognised in three prestigious awards shortlists earlier this month.  Firstly, we've been shortlisted for the British Wills and Probate Awards as Solicitor Firm of the Year in both the national and regional categories and the Law Society Excellence Awards in the Excellence in Private Client Practice category. The ...

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Law Society Excellence Awards 2019

07 August 2019
We’re delighted to announce that Hugh Jones Solicitors has been shortlisted for the Law Society Excellence Awards in the Excellence in Private Client Practice category.  The prestigious awards celebrate the hard work and inspirational achievements of solicitors, legal teams and firms of all sizes across England and Wales and are highly regarded ...

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Probate Services: centralising causing delays

15 April 2019
The Probate Registry are going through a transitional period as they progress with their plans of centralising their services.  As a result we are warning our clients to expect an additional delay when waiting to receive a grant. This Article from the Law Society Gazette explains further. Contact our any member of our Private Client team if you ...

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Fixed cost wills at Hugh Jones Solicitors

19 March 2019
Hugh Jones Solicitors are specialist Wills and Probate Solicitors in Manchester.  We are insurance backed and regulated expert will writers and can write your will for as little as £150 + VAT We agree a fixed fee with you in advance before you have any commitment to pay us and will store your will afterwards for free. These cases studies show a ...

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