Archived News from 2009



Promotion at Forbes


Forbes Solicitors is pleased to announce that David Ryan from its Preston office has recently been promoted to an Associate of the firm. He has also recently been appointed a Higher Court Advocate. David works in the firm's Crown Court department advising on all areas of criminal work, from initial…

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Ruling of the Lord Chief Justice makes legal history


The Lord Chief Justice, Lord Judge made legal history recently when he approved a Criminal trial proceeding in the absence of a jury. The landmark judgement in the Court of Appeal will result in a defendant's guilt being decided for the first time by a judge sitting alone rather than a jury made up of…

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Forbes Managing Partner appointed as President of The Preston Law Society


Lancashire law firm Forbes Solicitors is pleased to announce that Winston Hood, the Managing Partner of its Preston office has been appointed as the President of The Preston Incorporated Law Society (PILS). PILS was established in 1834 and provides a forum for members to meet and discuss the challenges…

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Forbes Solicitors continue to promote


Lancashire Law firm Forbes Solicitors is delighted to announce that four of its solicitors have been promoted as part of its ongoing development. Stuart Penswick, Elizabeth Bower and David Pickford have all been promoted to Partner and Clare Knight has been made an Associate of the firm. Stuart…

Crime Solicitor promoted


Forbes is delighted to announce that Clare Knight is now an Associate of the firm. Clare Knight works for the crime team at the firm's Northgate office and has been with Forbes since qualifying 7 years ago. In her spare time Clare is a keen runner and a member of the Bolton Harriers who she runs…

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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…

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

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

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