In August 2023, Wilko announced it had gone into administration after the deadline to secure a rescue deal passed without success. Administrators worked hard to find a solution to save the chain but, sadly, the union representing over 3,000 staff members revealed that most Wilko stores will vanish from our high streets. Our local … [Read more...] about Is it my fault Wilko is shutting down?
On 25th April 2023 I and 2 of my employees went to the Open Day at the Our Space charity in the Brook Centre in Newcastle under Lyme. It was an opportunity to have a go on the play area without needing the excuse of accompanying a child. More importantly it was an opportunity to see how far the Our Space charity has come since it … [Read more...] about Ann McCabe Solicitors visit Our Space – a charity in Newcastle under Lyme for families
Can we just have one solicitor for our divorce? For all of my career until now, the answer has basically been no but now, thanks to Resolution Together, I am able to offer a new service launched by Resolution in 2022. Quite frequently over the past 30 years, someone separating has phoned my office saying that they and their … [Read more...] about Resolution Together – One Lawyer Two Clients
In a rare interview, the most senior judge in England and Wales has explained how separating parents "f**k you up" (a reference to the poem by Philip Larkin). His Honour Judge Andrew Macfarlane, President of Family Division, spoke to Broadcasting House on Radio 4 on 24 July 2022. You can listen to the full interview here (about … [Read more...] about How separating parents “do your head in” explains family judge HHJudge MacFarlane
By Sarah Longley A lot of people ask "Can I still claim after divorce?" When couples decide to separate, there is a lot to consider beyond the formality of deciding to file for Divorce/Dissolution. It is often thought that bringing a marriage/civil partnership to an end has the effect of severing all ties between … [Read more...] about Financial claims do not end on divorce
Adele is a fantastic addition to the team at Ann McCabe Solicitors. She took over as head of the Private Client department on 1st February 2022. She is full of enthusiasm and great ideas for driving the department forward. Like the rest of us at Ann McCabe Solicitors, she puts the client first - "I always give my clients the … [Read more...] about Adele Baskerville Joins Ann McCabe Solicitors as Head of Private Client department
This year's National Apprenticeship Week is taking place between 7th-13th February. It is a time to celebrate the apprenticeship success stories across the country and recognise the positive impact they have on employers, individuals and the economy. National Apprenticeship Week is a great opportunity to share how Ann McCabe … [Read more...] about National Apprenticeship Week 2022
Ann McCabe solicitors in Newcastle-under-Lyme were absolutely delighted to welcome Sarah Longley to the team on 4 January 2022. She is a fully qualified solicitor who has specialised in family law throughout her legal career. Ann McCabe says: "Sarah is a fantastic addition to the team. I love her passion for family law, … [Read more...] about Sarah Longley Family Solicitor joins Ann McCabe Solicitors
By Ann McCabe Representing yourself in court is increasingly common but can be a risky strategy. Getting expert legal advice at the beginning can avoid costly mistakes. The risks of representing yourself in court Anyone considering representing themselves in court should watch this video on the BBC website: Does it ever pay … [Read more...] about Does it ever pay to represent yourself in court?
We are looking for Family and Wills and Probate lawyers to join our growing and busy High Street practice Family Lawyer Wills and Probate Lawyer Ann McCabe established Ann McCabe Solicitors in April 2016 and we are now a team of 7 lawyers. We are a small growing business built on firm foundations. … [Read more...] about Ann McCabe Solicitors are hiring in Newcastle under Lyme