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Forbes Appoints Disputed Trusts and Probate Expert Ben Wilson

16 Oct 2017

Associate Ben Wilson has joined Forbes Solicitors specialising in disputes arising from contesting Wills, Trusts, Probate and Inheritance Matters. Ben, who is based at the firms Central Lancashire office, acts for clients on a national and international basis and deals with a range of high value…

Forbes Announces Promotions

18 May 2017

Forbes Solicitors has announced the appointment of four new Partners and four new Associates as part of its continued growth. The largest legal practice in the North West outside the major cities has promoted Lucy Harris, Rubina Vohra, Judith Bloor and Patricia Prescott to Partners from Associates…

"Death Tax" Report Welcomed by Solicitor

07 Apr 2017

Victoria Motley at Forbes Solicitors, has welcomed the findings of a parliamentary panel of experts that a planned increase in probate fees is unlawful. The parliamentary joint committee on statutory instruments found that the increase 'has the hallmarks of taxes rather than fees.' The…

Solicitor Recognised as Expert in Elderly Client Advice

15 Feb 2017

A Solicitor has been recognised as a specialist in providing legal advice for older and vulnerable people, their families and carers. Lorraine Wilson, a Solicitor in Forbes' Wills, Probate, Tax and Trusts Department has been accepted as a member of the national association 'Solicitors for…

Three Newly Qualified Solicitors for Forbes

07 Nov 2016

Three members of staff at leading North West legal firm Forbes Solicitors are celebrating after qualifying as Solicitors. Lorraine Wilson, Callum Halley and Mohassan Mehmood are now beginning the next stage of their careers with the firm. Lorraine, based in the Preston office, specialises in…

Forbes Solicitors celebrates 31 Legal 500 Recommendations

21 Sep 2016

Forbes Solicitors is celebrating after receiving 31 recommendations for its lawyers and services in the 2016 Legal 500 rankings. The leading North West legal firm is also delighted to reveal that Lucy Worrall, Partner and Head of Housing and Regeneration, based in Preston, has been included in the…

North West law firm helps raise money for local hospice

10 Dec 2015

It's not something we really want to think about, but making a will is something we all have to consider at some point in our lives. In order to encourage people to make a will, North West based Forbes Solicitors participated in Will Week, during which 100% of the will writing fee was donated…

Promotion for Forbes' Solicitor

20 Nov 2015

North West based law firm Forbes Solicitors, have promoted Solicitor Jennifer Wilkinson to Associate. Alongside Wills and Tax, Jennifer who has been with the firm for over two years also looks after Probate and Trusts. "I am delighted to have been recognised for my hard work and…

Solicitor Recognised as Expert in Elderly Client Advice

13 May 2015

A Solicitor at Forbes Solicitors has been recognised as a specialist in providing legal advice for older and vulnerable people, their families and carers. Kirsty McNulty, Solicitor in Forbes' Wills, Probate, Tax and Trusts Department has been accepted as a member of the national association &#…

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Forbes Appoints Disputed Trusts and Probate Expert Ben Wilson

Associate Ben Wilson has joined Forbes Solicitors specialising in disputes arising from contesting Wills,…

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