Julie Nicholson

No Fault Divorce

Parliament Allows No Fault Divorce Julie Nicholson, comments on parliament’s decision to allow No Fault divorce ‘I am pleased that the government have listened to the legal profession and are making this change. No longer having to allocate blame will help all members of a family going through a divorce as they try to create… Read more

Landlords & Leaseholders

House Of Commons Calls For Changes To The Leasehold System Julie Farrell Knowles explains ‘A recent House of Commons Committee Report calls on the government to make sweeping changes to the leasehold system so as to remedy the imbalance between landlords and leaseholders.  The government has two months to respond.  Watch this space… ‘ Julie… Read more

Fiona Grogan, Solicitor

New Private Client Solicitor

We are delighted to welcome Fiona Grogan to the Private Client team at our Blyth office. Originally from Northern Ireland, Fiona studied Law at Durham University and The College of Law, York. Fiona qualified as a Solicitor in 1996 at Wilkinson Maughan and worked subsequently at Eversheds and Hay & Kilner specialising in all aspects… Read more

Changes To The Stamp Duty Land Tax Filing And Payment Time Limits

“As from 1st March 2019 HMRC cut in half the time limit in which you have to file your Stamp Duty Land Tax return and pay any tax due from 28 days to 14 days in property transactions.  Any late payments will incur interest and penalties.” explains Property Solicitor, Julie Farrell Knowles. Should you have any… Read more

Where There’s Blame?

Partner, Mark Hipkin’s regular bike column in North East Lifestyle magazine; March Issue. #AldersonLaw #TrustNorthumberlandsLargestLawFirm

Good News for Blyth Office

We are delighted to have received a 5-star review for our Blyth office, thank you Helen. #AldersonLaw #TrustNorthumberlandsLargestLawFirm

Five Times In Life You Should Make A Will

Many people think that making a will is for later in life but that’s risky. A will makes sure that your possessions go to the right people and your children are cared for by the person that you choose in the event of your death. Making or updating a will is an important part of… Read more

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Our offices close for the holidays on Friday 21 December and reopen on Wednesday 2 January 2019. Should you need our help with an emergency during this time please phone 07718 301 074. #AldersonLaw #TrustNorthumberlandsLargestLawFirm

When To See A Solicitor

Whether you’re making a will, buying a property or have been accused of an offence, as this Law Society video explains, there are times in life it’s important to seek expert advice. Our teams of expert solicitors are waiting to help you at each of our three offices. Don’t worry alone contact us today and… Read more

Remembrance Day 2018

This year’s commemoration on Sunday, 11th November marks the centenary of the end of the First World War. Our Blyth office have paid their respects through this window display. #AldersonLaw #TrustNorthumberlandsLargestLawFirm