info@gullands.com

01622 689700 / 01474 887688

News

Even in full lockdown, we are still here for you.
 

As we are now in Lockdown, we are taking additional measures to keep our staff and clients safe. Entry to our offices is by appointment only. Face masks must be worn when entering the building and your temperature will be taken on entry. Hand sanitiser is available in the waiting area and interview rooms.

For those without appointments, we can facilitate telephone, Teams, Skype, Facetime and Zoom meetings. Any urgent or original documents should be sent to us by post/recorded delivery or scanned, whenever possible. Our full team continues to operate in the usual manner, so you will still be able to contact us by email and telephone.

Should any of our staff be unwell or unable to work we have an open file system which allows other team members to take over matters with the minimum of disruption.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us on the usual number 01622 689700.



 

  • Wednesday 8th December 2010

    Courts give green light for pre-nuptial agreements

    Judges in England and Wales have wide-reaching powers when it comes to deciding divorce financial settlements and in consequence the outcome can be difficult to predict. A pre-nuptial agreement can be used to try and enable a wealthy spouse to protect his or her assets in the event of a divorce. ...

  • Tuesday 7th December 2010

    Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year

    The partners and staff at Gullands Solicitors wish all its clients and friends a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year. Gullands has acted for Kent Wildlife Trust for over 15 years and this year in recognition of the ...

  • Monday 6th December 2010

    Beneficiaries and special circumstances

    A beneficiary of an estate is only permitted to bring an action on behalf of the estate (a derivative action) where special circumstances exist. In a long-running case, Mark Roberts, one of the beneficiaries under an estate, brought proceedings against two firms of solicitors that had acted for his ...

  • Monday 1st November 2010

    Gullands' online Employment Policies: Update October 2010

    We have updated our online Equal Opportunities and Anti Harassment and Bullying Policies to take into account changes brought in by the Equality Act which came into force on 1 October 2010. ...

  • Monday 18th October 2010

    Gullands take to the stage

    Partners and staff at Gullands are taking to the stage and supporting the autumn season of performances at the E. M. Forster Theatre at Tonbridge School. The season offers some interesting, entertaining and challenging performances, including an evening with Michael Portillo, the Chicago ...

  • Sunday 17th October 2010

    Laura Claridge to join Gullands' Employment Team

    Laura Claridge, who joined Gullands in 2007 as a paralegal, completes her training contract and will qualify as a solicitor on the 1st November. On qualification, Laura will become a permanent member of the firms’ Employment and Construction teams. Richard Cripps said: “Our ...

  • Saturday 16th October 2010

    Helping hand for Morgan's rowing success

    Gullands is supporting one of Maidstone’s brightest hopes for future sporting success, Morgan Hellen, one of Britain’s highest ranking junior rowers. Morgan is currently ranked third in the British Indoor Rowing Championship and has represented the UK in a number of competitions, most ...

  • Friday 15th October 2010

    When is a mobile phone not a mobile phone? When it is a Dictaphone?

    This joke may not be as funny as Jimmy Carr’s stand-up routine, but it allowed the comedian to escape a fine when he appeared before Harrow Magistrates’ Court after police spotted him using a mobile phone whilst driving. The successful argument was based on the fact that he was not ...

  • Thursday 14th October 2010

    Five minutes with...Leroy Bradley

    In October Litigation and licensing partner Leroy Bradley will celebrate 25 years at Gullands. Here he reflects on this time. When did you join Gullands? I joined Gullands in October 1985. I left Maidstone Grammer School on the Friday, started work on the Monday and went to college ...

  • Wednesday 13th October 2010

    It's been in the family for years' is no argument

    The argument put forward by a farmer that he should retain the family farm after his divorce, because it had been in his family for generations and his wife was aware that it was the family tradition for it to be handed down from generation to generation, was given short shrift in the family court ...

Page 84 of 91