Legal insights and team news
A Town Clerk at Whitchurch Town Council has been convicted under Section 77 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA) for deliberately destroying records in order to prevent them from being disclosed as part of a Freedom of Information request. An individual believing that the written minutes of a council meeting had been fabricated, … Read More
Have you ever thought about being a Judge? This was the first question Jabeer Miah, Head of Commercial and Real Estate at Shepherd and Co Solicitors asked me when we met at a recent event. The question took me back because, no I have honestly never even considered this, nor been asked the question. The … Read More
Community Infrastructure Levy (Amendment) (England) (No. 2) Regulations 2019 remove “pooling restrictions”
The Community Infrastructure Levy (Amendment) (England) (No. 2) Regulations 2019 (SI 2019/1103) (2019 Regulations) were made on 9th July 2019 and come into force on 1st September 2019.
These are unprecedented times for us all as our local communities and country come to terms with the impacts of Coronavirus. In order to protect the health of our clients, staff and the public, we are following government advice. Whilst maintaining minimal office cover, our team will work from home where possible, and will avoid … Read More
By Mariah Harrold Upon starting my Internship at Gedling Legal I’ve undertook a variety of tasks from; drafting legal documents such as licence agreements, admin tasks, legal research and taking part in the tea cycle! Which have all given me valuable transferrable skills which I look forward to using in the future in both legal … Read More
We are delighted to announce that Sara Fayaz, Trainee Solicitor has been shortlisted in the Junior Lawyer of the Year category of the 2020 LLG awards. Well done Sara!
Sara Pregon delivered contracts and procurement training to Officers from Gedling Borough Council toady. The bespoke session covered the Public Contract Regulations 2015 and Gedling Borough Council’s Contract Standing Orders and procurement procedures. Gedling Legal can provide bespoke training courses on a number of legal compliance areas for representatives from the public sector, inclusive of … Read More
We are pleased to welcome Laura back from Maternity leave. Laura is a highly experienced advocate, specialising in all areas of Litigation & Licensing.
Gedling Legal have just confirmed a 10 week internship with Nottingham Trent University Law School. We are delighted to be working with NTU for the second year running and look forward to welcoming our student in February.
The team would like to take this opportunity to say a huge thank you to all our clients and we look forward to working with you in the future. Happy Christmas! Craig, Diane, Fran, Julie, Laura, Leanne, Sara, Sara & Sarah
We are pleased to announce that Sara Pregon, our Planning, Property & Contracts Solicitor has been shortlisted in the Rising Star category for the 2020 LGC (Local Government Chronicle) awards. Entrants demonstrated outstanding practice as well as cutting edge innovations and the judges were very impressed with the high standard. It has been a record … Read More
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On Monday 9th September we ran our first GDPR for Parish Clerks and Councillors training session, for representatives from six Parish Councils.