Newcastle University and Northumbria University Career Fairs

17th November 2017

We have really enjoyed attending the careers fairs at both Newcastle University and Northumbria University. It is great to see how many┬ástudents and graduates are interested in the work we do at Ben Hoare Bell and we look forward to working with some of them in the future. Our work experience raffle was also a […]

The Bach Report Launch

The Bach Report was launched at a cross party in the House of Commons on 1 November 2017. Chaired by Lord Bach, the Commissioners, including Sir Henry Brooke and Carol Storer, were present to answer questions and take comments. Lord Beecham was also present and added his support. The report was commissioned in 2015 by […]

Legal Eagle: Can I get a divorce in England even though I got married abroad?

16th November 2017

Question: I married my spouse in our home country and we then moved to England to live permanently. Our relationship has now broken down and I want a divorce, do I have to start the divorce proceedings in my home country? Answer: Where a marriage has taken place in another country, it does not mean […]

Newcastle Law Society Dinner 2017

14th November 2017

The annual Newcastle Law Society dinner was held at the Civic Centre on Friday 10 November 2017. This year was hosted by President Lewis Pearson and was a great success. We attended with some of our newly qualified solicitors who were presented with a certificate on the evening.