For many years Samuel Phillips Law Firm has retained a strong and successful working relationship with...
Samuel Phillips Law Firm's family law department is widely recognised as one of the leading teams of experts in Newcastle.
Starting or growing a business can give the owners an enormous sense of pride and satisfaction.
Samuel Phillips Law Firm can count a number of north east educational establishments as regular clients. From this experience we understand the language and priorities of the education sector and can therefore deliver bespoke solutions that precisely meet the needs of the organisation.
We are very proud to count one of the UK's largest police forces as a long standing client...
Samuel Phillips Law Firm work with a wide range of non profit organisations and support their need to protect their interests...
The firms ethos of closely integrated teams means that we are ideally placed to attend to the diverse needs of the charities for whom we act, including both those needs specifically arising out of charitable status and those common to the many other commercial and public sector entities for whom we act, including:
Our charitable clients can call upon the experience of our business and property solicitors, Jamie McEwen, Naren Deen and Graham Barnard each of whom will take time to understand our clients businesses and the issues facing them in order to seek to provide a commercially valuable legal solution, rather than simply a standard black letter legal response. We also recognise that charities, like all businesses, have finite resources and, to this end, we endeavor to provide real value for money.
Our charitable clients can also be reassured that if an employment matter or a dispute arises in respect of which legal advice is required, we can call upon the considerable expertise of our Litigation and Employment teams with a view to promptly resolving the matter.
We also have experience of:
Our involvement with charities is not simply limited to legal advice. We actively support and carry out fundraising activities for the benefit of local charities, including two which have been chosen by a poll of our staff.
If you represent a charity then and need assistance with a commercial matter then we’d love to hear from you.
April 12, 2017
In the midst of all the talk about the increase in Probate application fees, the Office of the Public Guardian (‘the OPG’) has decided to go against the grain with the welcome result of reducing fees. As of 1 April 2017, the OPG is reducing the registration fee for a Lasting Power of Attorney (‘LPA’) […]
October 28, 2016
The recent ruling in favour of two taxi drivers could have far reaching consequences for the UK’s rapidly expanding “gig economy”. The Employment Tribunal delivered its decision Friday 28th October setting out that Uber, a business whose success is largely due to customers use of their smartphone app and engagement of self employed drivers; should […]