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Forbes Announces Major Conference on Safeguarding in Social Housing

18 Jun 2018

A major conference focusing on the important of a multi-agency approach to safeguarding and vulnerability is being held by Forbes Solicitors and West Yorkshire Police. The West Yorkshire Housing and Safeguarding Exchange Conference, at Cedar Court Hotel, Ainley Top on July 12, will be attended by…

Tour de Forbes Uses Pedal Power to Raise Money for St Catherine's Hospice

31 May 2018

Cycling enthusiasts from Forbes Solicitors have created their own version of the Tour de France to raise money for charity. The Tour de Forbes will involve a team of around 35 volunteers making the 100-mile journey from the firm's Leeds office to its base in Accrington on Friday…

Forbes Underlines Commitment To Equality With Four Promotions

16 May 2018

Forbes Solicitors has announced the appointment of two new Partners and two new Associates as part of its continued growth. The largest legal practic e in the North West outside the major cities has promoted Shirley Wignall and Gill Carr to Partners from Associates. It has also confirmed that…

Forbes Shortlisted for British Claims Awards

14 May 2018

We are pleased to announce that the Forbes Insurance Department has been shortlisted for the British Claims Awards in the strongly contested categories of Defendant Law Firm of the year and Counter Fraud award. The British Claims Awards celebrate the successes of leading professionals in the claims…

Forbes' Housing and Regeneration Team Boasts Seven High Court Advocates

20 Apr 2018

Leading law firm Forbes Solicitors' successful Housing and Regeneration Department now boasts seven High Court Advocates after the latest successes in the Higher Rights of Audience qualification assessments. Partner Justine Hunkins and Solicitors Amy Chadwick and Emanuele Bellanca became the…

Experienced Highways Inspector Wins the Day!

09 Apr 2018

Bailey v Warrington Borough Council and United Utilities Water Limited St Helens CC - District Judge Simister The Claimant alleged that she was walking along the pavement when she tripped on a defect in the pavement where a United Utilities stop tap grid cover was located. At trial, the…

Gender Pay Gap Report

04 Apr 2018

As with all other organisations employing more than 250 people Forbes has provided full information in connection with the gender pay gap between men and women employed in our organisation. This is not a comparison of the salaries for men and women doing the same jobs, but is calculated by comparing the…

Forbes Shortlisted for the Insurance Post Claims Award

16 Mar 2018

We are pleased to announce that the Forbes Insurance Department has been shortlisted for the Insurance Post Claims Award in the strongly contested category of Insurance Law Firm of the Year for work in fraud and social care. These Awards celebrate the achievements and progress made by the leading…

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