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.
Solicitors from Farleys are to give their time free of charge to help raise funds for East Lancs Hospice this month. Farleys are once again participating in the hospice’s annual Will Week, which will run from 21st October to 25th October.
Farleys has added a further solicitor to its growing corporate and commercial team with the hire of Charlotte Mills, who joins our Manchester office.
A lawyer from Farleys’ family department has been shortlisted for a major legal industry award. Nicola Rushton, from Rossendale, is one of the four finalists up for the title of ‘Legal Executive of the Year’ at the National Family Law Awards.
Stuart Brown, a solicitor at Farleys’ office in Blackburn, has raised £800 for a local youth charity by participating in their fundraising skydive. Stuart, who lives in Rossendale, participated in the event to raise money for local charity Vision.
Farleys has launched a helpline that allows those struggling with family law issues to access an appraisal of their circumstances free of charge. The helpline allows clients who would otherwise struggle to obtain legal advice in relation to their issue a telephone appointment with a legal advisor.
The court has ordered Lancashire County Council to pay legal costs in a landmark case in which our clients were found to have had their human rights breached. In the original caseLancashire County Council were found liable for the ‘degrading treatment’ suffered by two brothers (A and S) whilst in their care.
Farleys has announced the appointment of a new equity Partner, Daniel Draper. Daniel joins as the firm’s 16th equity Partner and will be based in our Manchester city centre office.
The family law team at Farleys has been nominated for Family Law Firm of the Year at the forthcoming national Family Law awards.