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May 15, 2019 in News

NewLaw comes to the Midlands with launch of Excello Law Birmingham office

Senior commercial property and construction specialists join the firm to spearhead growth across the East and West Midlands Award-winning law firm Excello Law has opened its newest office in the…

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May 9, 2019 in News

Excello shortlisted for Law Company of the Year in The Lawyer Awards 2019

We’re delighted to have been shortlisted in the prestigious Lawyer Awards for Law Company of the Year 2019.  With more than 500 entries from nearly 240 organisations, Excello MD George…

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May 9, 2019 in News

How NewLaw has shattered the glass ceiling: why we’re proud to support the Women in Law Summit

Since 1990, women have represented more than 60% of new entrants into law, yet we continue to see female talent not being fairly represented at the highest levels in the…

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April 24, 2019 in News

How do employers overcome unconscious bias in their HR processes?

Unconscious bias has become firmly embedded in the thinking of HR departments in many organisations, even though it only found its place in modern psychology just over 20 years ago….

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April 11, 2019 in News

24% would contest a will: the avoidable & costly route to resolution

A recent poll by Direct Line suggested that 24% of UK residents would contest a loved-one’s will, if they were unhappy with the division of assets. Claimants made over 8,100…

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April 4, 2019 in News

Excello lawyer Julie Mogan appointed first female president of Chester Business Club

Excello corporate lawyer Julie Mogan has been appointed as the first female president of Chester Business Club. She succeeds the late David Faulkner, former managing director of Chronicle Newspapers and, latterly,…

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March 21, 2019 in News

Partner pressure and promotion promises can foster dishonesty to meet billings targets

Last year, the legal media devoted considerable coverage to Kirkland & Ellis as it overtook Latham & Watkins to become the world’s highest billing law firm with gross revenues of…

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March 5, 2019 in News

The elusive quest for High Street survival

Structural economic change can be painful. The demise of Britain’s industrial base in the 1980s saw the domestic coal industry unable to compete with cheaper international rivals because it was…

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February 26, 2019 in News

Excello acts for Hong Kong toy manufacturer in successful trademark claim against UK clothing brand Trespass

Hong Kong-based toy manufacturer Luen Fat Metal and Plastic Manufactory Co. has successfully brought a claim against the owners of the well-known Trespass outdoor clothing brand, Jacobs & Turner Ltd,…

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February 18, 2019 in News

Dispute resolution specialist Howard Pinkerfield joins Excello Law

Renowned contracts and dispute resolution lawyer Howard Pinkerfield has joined national firm Excello Law.  Howard’s legal career spans more than 40 years, during which time he has handled a wide…

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February 13, 2019 in News

After Carillion – where now for corporate accountability?

Carillion’s 2016 annual accounts carried the now-ironic tagline: “Making tomorrow a better place”.  By mid-2017, the company was issuing profit warnings. By January 2018 it collapsed completely, leaving debts of…

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February 12, 2019 in News

South West property development lawyer Becky Smyth joins Excello Law

Property development lawyer Becky Smyth has joined national, new-model firm Excello Law.  Based in Exeter, Becky has significant experience across the housing and agriculture…

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Most lawyers are used to traditional work practices: long commutes to the office, late nights, high billable hours targets, lack of control and office politics, just to name a few. However, it doesn’t have to be this way

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Bring Your Career in Law Into the 21st Century

We were one of the first law firms to embrace agile working. Excello lawyers choose where they work; from our office network, at home or remotely. They also choose when they work and pick working hours that best suit them.

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