Coronavirus

Call us for advice now

Coronavirus

As the Covid-19 situation continues rest assured we have undertaken a full Covid-19 risk assessment and all relevant safety measures have been put into place.

Government guidance is still to avoid face to face meetings and we have the facilities in place to provide meetings either by video or telephone.

Our Grimsby office only is allowing essential visitors access to the building. This is strictly by appointment and when no alternative is available.

Where possible, please scan and email documents to us. Alternatively, if documents need to be delivered by hand, please post them into our secure letterboxes which are checked frequently throughout the day. Please ensure packages are clearly labelled with who the intended recipient is.

If you would like to make an appointment, please call 01472 262626. Please note a general receipt only will be given at this time when packages are delivered in person.

Guidance to visitor appointments can be found here

Latest coronavirus updates


Certainty in an Uncertain World

01 October 2020

Senior Partner, Andrew Holt thanks our clients and staff for their ongoing flexibility.

Andrew Holt Web

 

The High Court insurance victory for some COVID-hit businesses.

17 September 2020

Katherine Marshall, a solicitor within our disputes team, examines this week’s landmark business insurance ruling, which should see firms receive the insurance pay-outs they are entitled to. But there may be a delay as the insurers could appeal the decision.

Attorney Hammer image

 

Protect cashflow now to save your business

09 September 2020

Read the next five of our top 10 tips to keep your company afloat in the aftermath of the national coronavirus lockdown.

Recoveries Illustration

 

New Wilkin Chapman Partners put client relationships to the fore as their portfolios grow

03 September 2020

The region’s largest law firm, Wilkin Chapman solicitors, has welcomed two new Partners as it seeks to further develop the specialist areas of Medical Negligence, Commercial Property and Licensing.

Jonathan Baker Hyldon

 

“Ban on evictions continues for 4 weeks taking the total ban to 6 months” What this really means for Landlords.

26 August 2020

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick MP announces that “a further 4 week ban on evictions, meaning no renters will have been evicted for 6 months”

Landlord blog

 

Secretary of State for Housing announces that notice periods for tenants will DOUBLE

26 August 2020

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick MP announces “I am also increasing protections for renters – 6 month notice periods must be given to tenants, supporting renters over winter”.

Landlord blog

 

Gas safety case offers good news for landlords

13 August 2020

Tenants can often use the non-issue or expiry of a gas safety certificate as a defence against eviction – but a recent case shows otherwise.

Landlord blog

 

Things you need to know about Wills in 2020

05 August 2020

Coronavirus has triggered a spike in the number of Wills being made, so we’ve debunked some common myths to make your Will-making experience easier

Untitled design 7

 

Advice for employers: returning to the workplace

04 August 2020

From carrying out temperature checks to refusing to return to the workplace, our employment lawyer Tom Martin guides us through these uncharted waters

TEMPERATURE 1

 

Read more Coronavirus News Updates

Coronavirus guides

With so many new schemes popping up to support people and businesses through the pandemic, it can be difficult to keep track of it all. That's why we're putting together guidance about some of the most important topics and talking points as they emerge.

Here you'll find a range of guides and updates in printable PDF form, helping you to navigate the fast-paced changes to law and regulation during lockdown.

Useful downloads


Flexible Furlough

PDF 251.68 KB

Employment Law and Coronavirus: General Summary

PDF 369.413 KB

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Your Guide

PDF 225.33 KB

Latest Guide for Residential Landlords

PDF 1.008 MB

Residential Landlord Debt Recovery

PDF 345.512 KB

Coronavirus webinars and films

Just because we're apart, doesn't mean we have to be alone. There are all sorts of resources out there to help you connect with people and keep on top of everything that's going on in this strange new world.

On this page you'll find links to upcoming webinars that we've hosted or taken part in, as well as videos of previous sessions. We'll also publish podcasts, clips and radio interviews as they happen.

Latest video

Clients in trouble? Rescue options after furlough

More videos

Clients in trouble? Rescue options after furlough
Life after Furlough episode 7
Latest legal updates for landlords
Life after furlough (Episode 6) 30.07.2020
Life after furlough (Episode 5) 01.07.2020
Life after furlough (Episode 4) 17.06.2020
Mental capacity and Wills 03.06.2020
Life after furlough (Episode 3) 03.06.2020
Life after furlough (Episode 2) 22.05.2020
Landlords: addressing rent arrears 21.05.2020
Cancelling events during coronavirus 20.05.2020
Furlough scheme / HMRC guidance 27.04.2020
Job Retention Scheme update 03.04.2020

Podcasts

News
Categories
Archives
Filter by author
Request a callback