Furlough (Extended until October 2020) 12th May 2020 update

We have heard a lot recently of mass redundancies when other companies have been taking advantage of government schemes to protect its staff . The airlines , especially Virgin , have come under great scrutiny and criticism as a result of its decisions . So what’s the reason a company would choose redundancy over furlough […]

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Are the courts operating during lockdown?

Further to the Lord Chief Justice’s announcement on 23 March 2020 as to how the courts will operate during these times, HM Courts and Tribunal Service published a list of priority county court work on 31 March 2020 to ensure the courts continue to operate to provide justice whilst bearing in mind the public’s safety […]

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This meant I did not lose the property

Karen handled a very sensitive residential property matter for me worth in excess of £1 million. She was swift and resolved the issues successfully and amicably. This meant I did not lose the property I was looking to rent, achieved the outcome I desired and had little or no stress with her addressing this for […]

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Natalie joins us as a consultant solicitor

Happy New Year, and may 2019 be the one we’ve all been waiting for!  To kick start the year we wanted to share some exciting news: A City Law Firm are very proud to welcome Natalie Sutherland into our growing Family team.  Natalie, brings a wealth of experience in representing and advising clients on the whole […]

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Drones in the Property & Constructions Industry is growing

Due to their flexibility and that fact Drones are now so small yet sophisticated they could soon become as common on-site as trucks and diggers.         A recent report by Goldman Sachs makes it clear that the largest expected take-up for commercial drones is in construction, primarily in surveying and mapping sites. […]

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I will definitely be using this firm again

They were extremely professional with me and clearly outlined and explained all details of the Will, even to the point when I had changed my mind on certain issues, our lawyer re-drafted and double checked all with me. I will definitely be using this firm again.” ”

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Small business legal mistakes – and how to avoid them

Karen Holden of A City Law Firm has represented hundreds of tech businesses and sees the same issues time and time again. Here’s what to look out for and how to navigate the legal minefield. This month my company (A City Law Firm) marked our ten-year anniversary, which has made me think back to our […]

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Revenue is vanity, cash flow is sanity, but cash is king

Cash flow is the lifeblood of your business. If you are receiving less cash than you are spending, you cannot meet your immediate needs and you could risk insolvency. Due diligence and well drafted terms and conditions can reduce the risk of negative cash flow. Some challenges for small business There is a never-ending list […]

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