Crossroads Derbyshire currently have two job vacancies. Please visit their website for more information:Read more
We are very pleased to announce that after our full Lexcel reassessment during Monday and Tuesday that Bakers Solicitors have passed!
Lexcel is the Law Society's legal practice quality mark for practice management and client care. It provides a flexible, supportive management framework to help practices develop consistent operational efficiencies and client services, manage risk effectively, reduce costs and promote profitability.…Read more
Bakers Solicitors are supporting a local woman (Emma Plevin) who is running in the London Marathon in memory of her mum and brother who have both died from cancer.
She is running in the marathon to raise money for Macmillan nurses and holding a fundraising night on Saturday at Glossop North End from 7.30pm and tickets are available for £5 with children welcome and free.
Bakers have purchased a voucher for an afternoon tea with gin cocktails at Panaderia…Read more
Ginny Parkes, Head of Practice Management, was delighted to be invited to the PFA World Preview Lunch by Jemma Goldstone, from Lawshare at JMW Solicitors, in Manchester on Friday 23rd February. The event with Gareth Southgate was held at Manchester’s prestige Midland Hotel. During the afternoon guests heard from Gareth Southgate and Mark Clemmit who discussed the forthcoming World Cup and the strategies employed in advance. The afternoon was…Read more
Bakers Solicitors are delighted to announce that their Charity of the Year for 2018 is Crossroads Derbyshire, formerly High Peak Women’s Aid. The Charity, based in Glossop, offer a range of confidential support and advisory services to women, children and young people who live in fear of domestic abuse as well as offering an outreach service to men. The services include a refuge for young women and children needing a safe place to stay, outreach…Read more
Bakers Solicitors are delighted to announce their expansion into Stockport with the opening of a new office in Stockport’s town centre. The new office location compliments their prestigious head office on the high street in Glossop and allows a greater access for their ever-increasing client base. Bakers Solicitors offer advice and representation specialising in 4 areas of law; Family Law, Criminal Defence, Road Traffic Motor Law and Licencing.…Read more
The government has suffered a defeat in the House of Lords over plans to allow councils to opt out of legal obligations to vulnerable children. The crossbencher Lord Ramsbotham successfully moved an amendment to delete a prominent clause of the children and social work bill designed to give ministers extensive powers to sidestep children’s legal rights built up over decades.
"The protection of children must always come first. In this country we…Read more
Bakers Solicitors received some fantastic feedback from a client after working on a local police matter:
"I just wanted to say the biggest thank you to Hayley and Kirsten for being with me tonight at my interview. They are both fantastic ladies who made me feel so much better about the whole situation. Having never had to deal with anything like this before I was a bit of a wreck. But these two ladies were fantastic and got me through it. A…Read more
The rapidly expanding Criminal Department has seen an increase in clients both locally and nationally and Karina’s experience and knowledge is a welcomed addition to the already highly regarded department. Karina qualified as a solicitor in 2009 and has…Read more
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