Legal 500 ranking Commercial Litigation

DWFM Beckman’s Commercial Litigation team are ranked and reported in the Legal 500 as going “the extra mile for a successful conclusion‘. The team’s expertise includes commercial contract and corporate disputes; insolvency and debt recovery; IP issues; property and trusts; and professional negligence. Other areas of strength include civil fraud, injunctions and asset tracing. Peter Bridson heads the team, […]

Legal 500 2018 -2019 Leading Individual ranking – Family Law

Congratulations to our outstanding family team for once again being ranked highly in the 2018-2019 edition of Legal 500 and to Sofia Dionissiou-Moussaoui who leads the department for again being recognized this year as a “Leading Individual”. Legal 500 comments that Sofia is ‘highly knowledgeable and is driven by a painstaking passion for excellence’. Her team […]

Legal 500 2018- 2019 Employment Team

Congratulations to our Employment Team for its high ranking in Legal 500 2018 -2019  edition for services in Human Resources/ Employment and Senior Executives.  Legal 500 writes:  “Clients rate DWFM Beckman‘s ‘high levels of professionalism and depth of expertise‘ and ‘set it apart due to its focus on its clients and their needs‘. The department handles the […]

Owens -v- Owens SC Judgment

Owens -v- Owens SC Judgment Article written By Diana Bastow, Senior Associate in our Matrimonial and Family law team On Wednesday 25 July 2018 the Supreme Court handed down their judgment in respect of the case of Owens v Owens. This concludes Mrs Owen’s unsuccessful three year battle to be allowed to proceed with her Divorce […]

New Rules relating to Property Managers and Letting Agents

  New Rules relating to Property Managers and Letting Agents Article written by Colin Jaque Partner in our Dispute Resolution department Little known provisions of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 came into force on 1st October 2014 under which all professional property managers and letting agents have to register under the Redress Scheme Order 2014.  […]

Jagdeep Kaur has joined the Dispute Resolution team at DWFM Beckman within the property litigation and insolvency team

Jagdeep Kaur has joined the Dispute Resolution team at DWFM Beckman within the property litigation and insolvency team   We are delighted to announce that Jagdeep Kaur has joined the Dispute Resolution team at DWFM Beckman within the property litigation and insolvency team. Jagdeep joins us from a specialist litigation firm in London and qualified […]

Civil partnerships … what next?

         Civil partnerships … what next? Article written by Rebecca Gunningham, Family and Matrimonial solicitor in our Family Law Department On Wednesday 27th June 2018 the Supreme Court handed down judgment ending the three and a half year court battle for Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan on their right to enter into […]

Boardroom disputes & shareholder fall-outs: How to weather the storm

  Sharokh Koussari Partner in our Employment and Dispute resolution department I recently read the very interesting book “Family Wars” by Grant Gordon and Nigel Nicholson, (https://www.amazon.co.uk/Family-Wars-Stories-Insights-Business/dp/0749460555) .The book, amongst other things, traces the roots of success and feuds amongst some of the best known business families.  Many of these conflicts had to be resolved by way […]

General Data Protection Regulation – Part 2

Article written by Irving David, Intellectual Property Partner at DWFM Beckman Solicitors General Data Protection Regulation The new General Data Protection Regulation came into force on 25 May 2018. In the second of his two part review, Irving David looks at the key issues addressed by the Regulation. The First Instalment covering points 1 through […]

General Data Protection Regulation

Article written by Irving David, Intellectual Property Partner at DWFM Beckman Solicitors General Data Protection Regulation The new General Data Protection Regulation came into force on 25 May 2018. In the first of a two part review, Irving David looks at the key issues addressed by the Regulation. The Second Installment will appear in one […]