Rollits welcomes planning law specialist

Rollits welcomes planning law specialist

A specialist planning solicitor who has built up more than 10 years’ experience in the public and private sectors has joined the team at Rollits working from the firm’s offices in York and Hull. Stuart Lumb, who had previously worked with Knights, took his first post at Newcastle City Council in 2010 having followed his LLB Law at the University of Sheffield and a legal practice course at...

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Family mediators at leading law firm welcome government voucher scheme

Family mediators at leading law firm welcome government voucher scheme

The family mediation team at Rollits will be taking part in a new government initiative launched last week which will see £1 million invested in family mediation. Under the scheme, the Ministry of Justice will provide contributions of up to £500 per family, to help families resolve issues relating to children following parental separation. The fund will reduce the costs of mediation for at least...

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Rollits welcomes new trainees and revives work experience programme

Rollits welcomes new trainees and revives work experience programme

Two University of Hull graduates whose legal learning included work experience spells with Rollits LLP have now joined the firm as trainee solicitors. Rollits, which has offices in Hull and York, has welcomed Zaneta Andraszczyk to its private capital department, with Jordan Collinson beginning his career in the firm’s property department. Both new recruits are from Hull. Zaneta, who speaks...

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Clinical negligence expertise gains national recognition

Clinical negligence expertise gains national recognition

The highly influential charity Action Against Medical Accidents (AvMA) has awarded a coveted accreditation to a Hull solicitor. Wayne Walker, who works as a clinical negligence specialist at Williamsons Solicitors, has been accepted on to the charity’s panel of experts following a tough verification process over a period of nearly two years. He joins his colleague Simon Ramshaw who gained a...

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Leading law firm announces two new appointments

Leading law firm announces two new appointments

Rollits LLP has announced the appointment of newly qualified solicitor Harriet Kingston to a post in its dispute resolution department, and the recruitment of a new graduate into Harriet’s initial role with the practice. Harriet joined Rollits in 2017 after securing a distinction in her legal practice course at BPP Law School in Leeds, having already completed a BSc in biomedical science at the...

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