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Village Green or land for development?

Ian Riley
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When is a Village Green not a Village Green? In this blog post, Ian Riley, Director at Fishers Solicitors and Head of the Commercial Property Department discusses a recent case that tested new legislation concerning the registration of land as a Village...

We have a Finalist in the CILEx Awards!

Caroline Cash
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  We’ve always known that she is one of the best in her field but now her hard work and dedication are being recognised, as Amanda Payne, our Head of Residential Conveyancing has been announced as a finalist in the upcoming CILEx awards. CILEx...

A Cheap Will Could Lead to an Expensive Problem

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The Law Society have today published an article confirming what we have seen here at Fishers in the past few years, in that the number of inheritance disputes heard in the High Court has increased dramatically.  It is suspected that the rise is due to...

It's Official! The end of the 'blame game' in divorce.

Andrew Robinson
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Today (9th April 2019) the Government announced that it is finally going to reform the outdated divorce laws and have announced that divorcing couples will no longer have to prove fault in order to get divorced. New legislation is to be introduced that will...

Tree Preservation Orders - What you need to know...

Amanda Payne
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Tree Preservation Orders – what you need to know. Got a tree affected by a Tree Preservation Order in your garden? If so, read on, you need to be aware of the dangers of ignoring a TPO! In this BLOG post, Amanda Payne, Director and Head of...

No Sale No Fee Guarantee!

Amanda Payne
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Fishers Solicitors now offer a ‘No sale, no Fee*’ on residential property transactions With the prospect of a delayed Brexit now a reality, it’s no wonder that the housing market is facing an uncertain time. We know how frustrating it...

Meet our Apprentice!

Caroline Cash
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National Apprenticeship Week 2019 Ebony joined Fishers Solicitors in February 2018 as a Business and Administration Apprentice based at our office in Ashby de la Zouch. After leaving school, Ebony knew that an Apprenticeship route into employment would...

Major Milestone as Anne clocks up 25 years service!

Caroline Cash
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Major Milestone as Anne clocks up over 1300 weeks service in 25 years working for Fishers! Legal Secretary Anne Chapman has recently been celebrating her 25th Anniversary working for Fishers Solicitors.  Anne had worked for several law firms before...

We're moving our Tamworth Office!

Caroline Cash
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On 30th September 2018 we are moving our Tamworth Office to Pacific House, a new spot on the outskirts of the town, conveniently located directly off Junction 10 of the M42 motorway. There will be no disruption to business, the service that you receive...

12 Stages of Conveyancing - A First Time Buyers Guide

Arlie Asbury
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In her latest blog, Arlie, a Licenced Conveyancer in our Residential Property Department talks First Time Buyers through the legal stages of buying their first home. 12 Stages of Conveyancing – A First Time Buyers Guide 1. Your offer on your new...

Can you help Jon Light up the Lakes?

Caroline Cash
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Can you help Jon ‘Light up the Lakes’ to raise funds for COPS? On 22nd June 2018, our dispute resolution solicitor Jonathan Peck will be taking on a daring challenge in the Lake District to raise much needed funds for COPS (Care of Police...

New Head of Dispute Resolution Team Announced

Caroline Cash
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New Head of Dispute Resolution Announced! We are delighted to announce the promotion of Ruth Jewell to Head of Dispute Resolution. Ruth, a solicitor with over 10 years’ experience joined Fishers Solicitors in May 2017 and quickly proved to be a...

Equity Release - Your Top Ten Questions Answered

Arlie Asbury
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Equity Release – Your Top 10 Questions Answered In our Residential Conveyancing department we are often asked by our clients to give them advice when they are considering Equity Release Schemes. In this Blog, Arlie Asbury, one of our Licensed...

Sinkholes - We won't let them give you that sinking feeling

Amanda Payne
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In this Blog article, Amanda Payne discusses the increasingly more common topic of sinkholes. In recent times the word ‘sinkhole’ has become something of a more common thought for us property lawyers when dealing with conveyancing...

A Charity World Record Attempt Full of Ups and Downs

Ian Riley
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By day I am a solicitor, and Head of Commercial Property at Fishers Dewes Solicitors. By night I am hoping to become a world record holder! In fact, all night and all day. Let me explain: Who: 8 members of Ashby Round Table (of which I am one) What: 25...