Archived News from 2008



Forbes Solicitor shortlisted for prestigious national award


Craig Liversidge, a Solicitor working in the Crown Court Department at Forbes Preston office, has been shortlisted as Legal Aid Criminal Defence Lawyer of the Year, an award for which only two other Solicitors across the country were shortlisted for. The awards ceremony took place in London this week…

Back to top


Forbes continues to promote trainees


Forbes Solicitors is pleased to announce that Darren Lee-Smith has qualified into its Preston crime team, after completing a two year training contract with the firm. Darren from Bamber Bridge in Preston completed his law degree and LPC at the University of Central Lancashire. He is a fully accredited…

Back to top


Forbes ranks high in Legal 500


Leading North-West law firm Forbes Solicitors has performed strongly in the latest UK Legal 500 Guide to the Legal Profession. The firm is recommended in ten separate categories that include Corporate and Commercial, Crime, Commercial Litigation, Employment, Defendant Insurer, Commercial Property,…

Back to top


Solicitor climbs the ranks at Forbes


Leading North West law firm Forbes Solicitors is proud to announce the promotion of a member of their existing team to Associate. David Scully's career in law began when he joined the firm as a Crown Court Clerk in 1993 at Forbes' Northgate office in Blackburn. He then went on to become Police…

Back to top

19 Oct 2017



Forbes Solicitors celebrates 44 Legal 500 Recommendations

Forbes Solicitors is celebrating after receiving 44 recommendations for its lawyers and services in the 2017…

Read the article

Both Daniel King and Craig Liversidge are 'superb, accomplished, well-respected and highly skilled'.

2018 - 19 Edition Legal 500

More clients

The 'experienced team' at Forbes Solicitors has a 'well-established reputation for excellent client care'.

2018 - 19 Edition Legal 500

More clients

Make an enquiry