Emsleys Blog

  • No fault divorce: Mrs Owens' final appeal

    No fault divorce: Mrs Owens' final appeal

    The Supreme Court handed down Judgment yesterday relating to Mrs Owen’s final appeal against a decision to dismiss her divorce petition. Mrs Owens, who has lived separately from Mr Owens for 3 years, will have to remain married until she… Read More

  • The Incapacity Crisis – A nation unprepared?

    The Incapacity Crisis – A nation unprepared?

    Solicitors for the Elderly, an organisation which I am a full accredited member of, has been working with the Centre for Future Studies to understand the impact of the increase in prevalence of those living with dementia. Their… Read More

  • Emsleys' Charity Fun Day: Alzheimer's Society

    Emsleys' Charity Fun Day: Alzheimer's Society

    Emsleys is hosting its annual charity fun day on Sunday 15 July – save the date! This year the event will be in support of our new Charity of the Year, Alzheimer’s Society. Dementia is affecting our whole society in some way and… Read More

  • Emsleys recognised for excellent client service

    Emsleys recognised for excellent client service

    We’re proud to announce our Conveyancing team has been shortlisted for the Client Care Award in the Modern Law Conveyancing Awards 2018. The award recognises firms’ commitment to exceeding expectations and innovating to improve… Read More

  • What can you do to prepare for the future?

    What can you do to prepare for the future?

    With one in six people over the age of 80 being diagnosed with dementia, what can you do to prepare for the future? Currently, there are 850,000 people living with dementia with this figure set to rise to over a million by 2025.… Read More

  • Emsleys supports cancer charity Mesothelioma UK

    Emsleys supports cancer charity Mesothelioma UK

    Emsleys is proud to be a corporate sponsor of Mesothelioma UK, a national charity supporting those affected by the asbestos cancer. Based in Leicester, the charity acts as a resource centre providing specialist information, support… Read More

  • Are UK asthma deaths among the worst in Europe?

    Are UK asthma deaths among the worst in Europe?

    On 1st May 2018, World Asthma Day, the online editions of The Sun, The Mirror, The Express and also The Telegraph all ran with a variation on this shocking headline. But is it true and what are the facts behind it? The data comes… Read More

  • Emsleys moves to become a dementia friendly firm

    Emsleys moves to become a dementia friendly firm

    To mark Dementia Action Week 2018, over 30 members of the Emsleys team are taking part in sessions to become Dementia Friends. Director and Head of Wills and Probate Helen Gott is a Dementia Friends Champion and is leading three… Read More