Farleys Solicitors are delighted to announce sponsorship of a charity challenge that will see participants travel to Cuba to compete for a Challenge Cup – all in aid of a local children’s charity. Organisers behind the Children Today Challenge Cup, sponsored by the PFA, are hoping to make this year’s event bigger than ever to… Read more »
We are delighted to announce that Richard Yates, solicitor in our Sports Law and Commercial Disputes department, has been chosen to represent England in the forthcoming Commonwealth Games. Richard will be taking part in the 400m hurdles at the Games, which this year take place in Glasgow. Richard, who joined Farleys in 2012 as a… Read more »
The team at Farleys recently teamed up with Rawtenstall fashion retailer Sunday Best to host a fashion event and raised £1,800 for local charity the Rosemere Cancer Foundation. The fundraising evening included a catwalk presentation by Jill Pollit, one of the UK’s leading fashion stylists who has worked with Gok Wan on his ‘How to… Read more »
Farleys has been announced as one of the headline sponsors of the forthcoming Blackburn Beer Festival. The three day event, which will take place over the May Day bank holiday weekend (2nd – 4th May), will raise funds for local charity Blackburn Youth Zone. Ian Liddle, Commercial Partner at Farleys commented: “Farleys wanted to help… Read more »
The firm’s Private Client department enjoyed two days of exhibiting at the 50+ Show last week. The event, which took place on a Friday and Saturday at Manchester Central (formerly G-Mex), was attended by over 4500 people. Our private client team were on hand to help and advise about wills, estate planning, trusts and Lasting… Read more »
The Business Crime, Fraud and Serious Crime specialist divisions of the Criminal Department at Farleys have continued to go from strength to strength in the last twelve months. Ranked as a leading firm for many years in these areas of work in both the ‘Chambers UK Guide to the Legal Profession’ and the ‘Legal 500’… Read more »
After the success of last year’s ladies fashion event at Sunday Best in Rawtenstall, we’re doing it again! The ladies only event was the brainchild of Kate Silvers and Antonia Love at Farleys, who wanted to do something fun for their female client base to raise much needed funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Antonia Love,… Read more »
From Thursday 3rd April, the free family law clinics at our Blackburn, Burnley and Accrington offices will run from 4.30 to 6.30pm. The clinics, which run on a drop-in basis, allow those who work full time and are unable to attend an appointment to see a solicitor any earlier in the day. Antonia Love, Head… Read more »
Farleys recently represented tyre manufacturer DMACK in a private equity deal worth £3.5 million. Carlisle-based tyre manufacturer DMACK secured the investment to help fund the next stage of its high growth business. Private equity managers Maven made the investment to support DMACK’s boost in manufacturing, allowing it to increase the range and production capacity for… Read more »
Farleys have been shortlisted for an award at the 2014 Manchester Legal Awards for the first time. Shortlisted in the category of Crime Team of the year, the entry was based on our work in the area of Fraud and Regulatory Crime. Although the department has received many accolades over recent years, including being ranked… Read more »
The family law team at Farleys have launched a new out of hours ‘clinic’ aimed at assisting those who work full time to gain the family legal advice they need. We will run a free advice clinic on Thursday evenings at our Blackburn, Accrington and Burnley offices to allow people to gain access to the… Read more »
Janine Keenen from our Accrington office has scooped second place in Lancashire Life’s prestigious annual photography competition.
The team at Farleys is celebrating a year of strong placements in the legal industry’s most coveted guides. The firm’s serious crime, personal injury and family departments led the way in the rankings; therefore placing Farleys amongst the leading firms in the region.
A solicitor at Farleys has raised over £800 for a children’s charity by participating in a fundraising cycle from Carlisle to Newcastle.
The corporate team at Farleys have advised fruit and veg supplier Sharrocks Fresh Produce Ltd on the sale of the business to North West supermarket chain Booths. Sharrocks, based at Chain Caul Way on Preston Dock, has been acquired by the Preston-based supermarket group, which operates 29 stores across the North West.