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...
Whether you are a state-maintained school, an Academy or another type of school or educational body, if you require legal advice in connection with property matters, we would love to work with you.
The Firm currently advises a variety of types of school across the north of England, but is not limited in its offering by geographical considerations.
The Property department is headed by Robert Gibson a solicitor with over 30 years experience. Day-to-day, property matters are dealt with on behalf of our educational clients by Jamie McEwen, who is ably assisted by Robert and David Laud who heads the Education team.
If your matter requires it, the Property department can call upon the expertise of the Firms Construction or Litigation departments to further enhance our offering to you.
The Firm has gained its expertise in the educational arena by advising a number of schools in connection with their conversion to Academy status. We have advised our educational clients in connection with wide variety of matters, including, but not limited to:
If you require any advice, please do not hesitate to contact any member of the Property department. We would 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 […]