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Essex law firm announces charity of the year

Birkett Long has announced Essex Community Foundation (ECF) as its new charity of the year. For the past two years, the firm’s charity of the year has been Essex & Herts Air Ambulance. Despite being in lockdown for over half this time, meaning...

Essex law firm recruits new Head of Regulatory

Birkett Long is delighted to announce the appointment of Tej Thakkar as the new Head of Regulatory.  His appointment enables Birkett Long to implement a newly formed practice area at the firm. As a result, the firm will be well placed to service...

Birkett Long 200 years celebrations reach halfway mark

  We are continuing our 200-year anniversary celebrations with random acts of kindness in the local community and a look back at our history. Random acts of kindness June marked the halfway point in our year of celebrations but our random acts...

Essex law firm solicitor appointed as an adjudicator

Essex law firm solicitor appointed as an adjudicator on the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Panel Birkett Long is delighted to announce that Suryen Nullatamby , a Senior Associate and solicitor in Birkett Long’s dispute resolution team, has...

Essex law firm staff celebrate 20 years' service

This year not only marks Birkett Long’s 200 years anniversary but also 20 years’ service at the firm for a number of their staff.    The first to celebrate is Gillian Dulieu, a Financial Services Executive in Birkett Long’s team...

Essex law firm announces new hybrid working model

Essex law firm announces new hybrid working model Birkett Long has announced the introduction of a new hybrid working model that will take effect once government Covid-19 restrictions are lifted. The new working model will enable all staff to work from...

Essex law firm continues random acts of kindness with Writtle University College Equine Academy

Essex law firm continues random acts of kindness with Writtle University College Equine Academy This month, Birkett Long is continuing to perform random acts of kindness in the local community as part of their 200 year celebrations. 200 years’...

Birkett Long announces promotions

Essex law firm announces promotions Birkett Long is delighted to announce 7 promotions taking effect from 1 June 2021. The firm would like to congratulate the staff who have been promoted this year in recognition of their ongoing contribution to the...

200 years celebrations - May

We are continuing our 200-year anniversary celebrations with random acts of kindness in the local community and a look back at our history. Random acts of kindness This month we visited our friends at Writtle University College Equine Academy. We...

Birkett Long 200 years celebrations continue

We are continuing our 200-year anniversary celebrations with random acts of kindness in the local community and a look back at our history. Random acts of kindness This month, the Administration team gave Easter gifts to Ricky from our storage provider,...

Essex law firm recruits new divorce and family solicitor

Birkett Long has recruited solicitor Farrah Harvey-Nawaz into its Divorce and Family team. Farrah will provide specialist legal advice and assistance to a wide range of clients across all aspects of private family law with particular emphasis on assisting...

Essex law firm advises on successful sale

Essex law firm, Birkett Long has advised the owners of GB Underwriting on their sale of the company to insurance intermediary Specialist Risk Group (SRG). GB Underwriting is a property and liability solutions provider operating in the UK broker market. A...

Birkett Long's newest recruit explains new code to demonstrate trust post-Grenfell

The Construction Products Association (CPA) has put forward a new code of conduct for manufacturers and suppliers of building materials, in a bid to address market failings brought to light by the Grenfell tragedy. The consultation on the proposed code runs...

Birkett Long celebrates 200 years

2021 marks Birkett Long’s 200-year anniversary and we are looking forward to a year of celebrations with our local communities, employees, clients and all those that have been involved in our history and making us what we are today. 200 years’...

Brunt V Wrangle retrial

Birkett Long is delighted to have secured a retrial after a successful appeal in the case of Brunt V Wrangle which concerns a potentially forged will.  Birkett Long and Sophia Rogers of Radcliffe Chambers act on behalf of the successful appellants in...

Essex law firm goes international

Essex law firm, Birkett Long, has opened a new office in Malta, ensuring its clients continue to be in the best position following Brexit. In particular, intellectual property clients will benefit from the firm’s international reach. With its European...

2020 Employment law developments, Covid-19 and a new member

As 2020 has drawn to a close, Birkett Long lists key changes that have taken place in the employment law sector. Employers have had to overcome many new challenges because of Covid-19. The new word of the year “furlough”, a job retention...

New solicitor joins top tier dispute resolution team in Essex

Birkett Long welcomes solicitor, Megan Hutchings, to its tier 1 dispute resolution team. Megan’s role involves advising on all aspects of dispute resolution, including contract disputes, neighbour disputes, landlord and tenant disputes (including...

Record year of promotions for Essex Law firm

Birkett Long is delighted to announce a record number of promotions in 2020 Despite the turbulent year during Covid-19, Birkett Long has recognised that all staff have gone over and above but, for some, this means a promotion to Associate or Senior...

Marketing Manager celebrates Chartered Marketer status

Jennie Skingsley, Associate and Marketing Manager at Birkett Long, has been accredited Chartered Marketer status by the leading professional body for marketers – The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). Jennie received her Professional Diploma in...
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