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Forbes Solicitors celebrates 44 Legal 500 Recommendations

19 Oct 2017

Forbes Solicitors is celebrating after receiving 44 recommendations for its lawyers and services in the 2017 Legal 500 rankings, up from 31 in 2016. The leading North West legal firm is also delighted to reveal that the firm has been recommend for the first time for Education , Clinical Negligence…

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…

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…

Internal promotion to Head of Department for Forbes' Solicitor

17 Nov 2015

Forbes Solicitors, have promoted Associate Solicitor Tom Smith, to Head up their Dispute Resolution Team. Tom, who joined Forbes in July 2015, advises in relation to commercial disputes, providing strong, commercial advice to SME's, partnerships and owner managed businesses across the country.…

Client Demand Fuels Appointments at Forbes

29 Sep 2015

The Commercial Team at Forbes has expanded, as a direct result of increased client demand, with the appointment of four Solicitors. Tom Smith has joined the Dispute Resolution Department as an Associate. He is an experienced Solicitor specialising in business disputes and a member of the Law…

Claiming Compensation Boils Down To Accurate Records

03 Sep 2015

Lancashire law firm Forbes Solicitors is urging businesses affected by the recent water contamination crisis to keep full and accurate records of losses suffered to make the process of claiming compensation as smooth as possible. Some areas in Lancashire are still affected by the boil water notice…

Mcllroy Scores a Birdie with Mediation

16 Feb 2015

An Accredited Mediator at Forbes Solicitors is advising businesses to consider mediation as a means to avoiding lengthy and costly court battles following a case involving leading golfer Rory McIlroy. McIlroy was facing 8 weeks in a Dublin Court in a dispute with his former management company, but…

Forbes Voted Best Legal Company For Second Year Running

08 Nov 2013

Forbes Solicitors triumphed at the Lancashire Business Awards to walk away as Best Legal Company for the second year running. The awards, organised by business lobbying group Downtown Lancashire in Business and held at Stanley House Hotel, honour the most successful entrepreneurs and high growth…

Client Recognition Boosts Recommendations

23 Oct 2012

Forbes Solicitors' Legal 500 rankings this year received a boost due to outstanding feedback and testimonials from clients. The firm was again ranked in 13 categories and moved up a tier in both Corporate and Commercial and Social Housing as a direct result from the comments of clients. Forbes…

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