Monthly Archives: April 2016

The Dreaded Form E

Thursday, 28 Apr 2016

  The first step for couples when looking to reach a financial settlement is to work out what is in the matrimonial pot. This information can be disclosed voluntarily or by Order of the Court and it is  completed within the format of a ‘Form E’  – but what is it? The Form E is... Read More

AWB Charlesworth announces merger with Bingley based Solicitors Worger Howcroft.

Thursday, 21 Apr 2016

AWB Charlesworth Solicitors are delighted to announce our merger with Bingley based Worger Howcroft Solicitors. The newly merged practice will offer expert legal services to business and private clients in and around Skipton, Keighley, Bingley and Bradford. Current directors of Worger Howcroft Solicitors, Andrew and Amanda Worger will become partners at AWB Charlesworth Solicitors on... Read More

Further restrictions imposed on Landlords wishing to serve and enforce an s21 notice

Tuesday, 19 Apr 2016

Additional restrictions have been imposed on Landlords wishing to serve and enforce s21 notices. The changes made under the Deregulation Act 2015 are fairly extensive and so an AWB Charlesworth specialist can offer guidance and support to keep you abreast of important notifications that will affect you as a Landlord. Some of the more pressing... Read More

Property Law Update….

Friday, 15 Apr 2016

     March 2016 was a very busy month for property lawyers and conveyancers. As a result of the changes in Stamp Duty Land Tax purchasers who were buying a second residential property were scurrying to complete their purchases before 1 April 2016 when the rules changed.   The rules themselves are exceptionally complex and... Read More

Step by Step Guide to Divorce

Monday, 11 Apr 2016

Skipton Solicitor Andrew Foulds receives weekly enquiries about the intricacies of divorce, so he breaks down the procedure of divorce in a step by step guide. To obtain a divorce in England and Wales, you need to establish that you have been married for more than a year and that the marriage has broken down... Read More