Press Releases

Keep up to date with all the latest press releases from Trethowans Solicitors, including sponsored events and new staff appointments.

Trethowans gets behind The News Business Excellence Awards for fourth consecutive year

January 22, 2020

Trethowans is pleased to be getting behind The News Business Excellence Awards for another year.

Trethowans signs Armed Forces Covenant

December 20, 2019

A local law firm has shown support to former and currently-serving military personnel, by signing the Armed Forces Covenant.

Hampshire Law Society Appoints Trethowans Chartered Legal Executive as New President

December 17, 2019

An employee from local law firm, Trethowans, has been voted in as President of the Hampshire Law Society.

Paralegal Interview – Dawn Gore

December 11, 2019

This interview was originally published by the Institute of Paralegals. We wanted to speak to Dawn, Fellow member of the IoP and Paralegal at Trethowans LLP, about her decision to turn to the legal profession, why she felt the IoP membership was a good step to aid her career and what the future holds for her. She also provided us with some fantastic advice for recent graduates looking to start…

Immigration for Doctors – Sponsorship Duties

December 9, 2019

My remark in a previous note about doctors becoming part of the UK’s immigration control infrastructure excited some interest and concern. I acknowledge there is sometimes a counter-cultural dimension to this sort of regulatory compliance but like it or not, there’s no escaping it.

Trethowans shortlisted for The Legal 500 UK 2020 awards

November 28, 2019

Simon Rhodes, an experienced employment lawyer and Senior Partner at Trethowans has been shortlisted for the Human Resources Individual of the Year Award (outside London) at The Legal 500 UK 2020 awards.

Trethowans offers support to budding Polish businesses

November 8, 2019

A law firm welcomed members of the Polish Business Hub to offer legal advice and solutions to protect their businesses over the short and long term.

Southern Spinal Injuries Trust

October 31, 2019

I am a Trustee for the Southern Spinal Injuries Trust, the trust was originally set up in 2006. The Southern Spinal Injuries Trust raises money to provide resources over and above that provided by the NHS for patients cared for at the Duke of Cornwall Spinal Treatment Centre at Salisbury District Hospital. The Trust also benefits people with spinal cord injuries living in and around the Salisbury…

Getting the most out of a Law Fair

October 25, 2019

We’re fast approaching law fair season for aspiring lawyers. Although they can be daunting at first, firms are there to catch your attention just as much as you’re aiming to catch theirs. The fairs also provide a fantastic opportunity to get yourself on a firm’s radar and can also help you decide which firm is right for you. Here are some tips to help you stand out and make the most of law fairs…

Trethowans clocks up top national rankings

October 23, 2019

Trethowans has been widely recognised in one of the UK’s top legal directories.

Industry Accreditations for Family Lawyers

October 1, 2019

Two family law experts from Trethowans have received a top industry accreditation.

Bournemouth Business Leaders Saddle up for Dorset Mind

September 24, 2019

A team of Bournemouth business leaders are swapping their suits for cycling shorts as they climb one of France’s toughest mountains…by bike.

Trethowans Trainees qualify as Solicitors

September 19, 2019

Trethowans is pleased to announce that their second year trainees have successfully qualified as solicitors after completing their training contract with the firm.

Trethowans prepares for long-term growth with new trainees

September 18, 2019

Trethowans has taken on four new trainees, in a mark of its ambition for sustained, long-term growth.

6 months on from wins at the Dorset Legal Awards

September 6, 2019

It has been a whirlwind 6 months for Trethowans’ Family and Personal Injury teams, since their respective wins at the Dorset Legal Awards 2019.

Autumn Estate Planning Seminars

September 5, 2019

We are holding three estate planning seminars this autumn in Bournemouth, Southampton and Winchester and we would be delighted if you could join us at one of these special venues.

Two deals in as many days for Bournemouth banking team

August 20, 2019

Trethowans’ banking team in Bournemouth has overseen two high level deals in as many days.

Salisbury solicitor Andrew Mercer is swimming the English Channel for Aspire

August 19, 2019

This summer, Andrew Mercer is swimming the Channel as part of a relay team for Aspire, a national charity that provides practical help to people with Spinal Cord Injury, supporting them from injury to independence.

Summer appointments for growing Bournemouth law firm

August 2, 2019

Trethowans Solicitors has made a further two appointments at its Bournemouth office as it continues to grow at a rate of knots.

Promotions at growing law firm Trethowans

July 13, 2019

Trethowans has unveiled a string of promotions as it continues to develop its award-winning legal team.

Joe Glover Trust selected as charity of the year

July 12, 2019

The Joe Glover Trust has been selected as Trethowans’ charity of the year for its Southampton and Winchester offices.

Southern Spinal Injuries Trust selected as charity of the year

July 9, 2019

The Southern Spinal Injuries Trust has been selected as Trethowans charity of the year for the Salisbury office.

Trethowans shows its support for military personnel by sponsoring forthcoming Armed Forces Day event in Salisbury

June 26, 2019

Trethowans is showing its support for servicemen and women across the region by sponsoring Salisbury’s forthcoming Armed Forces Day event.

Hope for Food selected as charity of the year

June 26, 2019

Hope for Food has been selected as Trethowans’ charity of the year in Bournemouth and Poole.

Trethowans named law firm of the year

May 29, 2019

Trethowans has been named as Law Firm of the Year at the Solent Deals Awards 2019.

Experts come together to share divorce advice in Salisbury

May 17, 2019

Free, hands-on support is being offered to Salisbury families going through divorce or separation on June 13 at the Mercure White Hart Hotel.

Trethowans helps fellow business leaders live football dream

May 16, 2019

Members of Bournemouth’s business community swapped their suits for sports kit on Wednesday (May 15) as they took part in AFC Business’s Play on the Pitch Tournament.

Trethowans kicks off Cherries partnership

May 8, 2019

Trethowans has become an official partner of AFC Bournemouth’s Community Sports Trust (CST).

Trethowans appoints specialist solicitor Guy Morgan as partner in Salisbury

May 1, 2019

Leading regional law firm, Trethowans, has appointed a new Partner in their Salisbury office, in the form of Guy Morgan.

Triple award nominations for leading South Coast law firm

April 18, 2019

Trethowans has been named one of the best law firms in the South Coast, after being shortlisted in three categories at the Solent Deals Awards.

Confidence drives Trethowans’ recruitment push

April 11, 2019

Trethowans has offered permanent jobs to all of its current second year trainees qualifying in September 2019 as it works to create the next generation of legal experts.

Expanding the mesothelioma payment scheme

April 3, 2019

Implemented five years ago, the scheme currently only provides compensation for individuals with mesothelioma; this letter argues that the same help should also be extended to those living with other asbestos related diseases, such as asbestosis or pleural thickening.

South based family lawyer picks up prestigious UK award

April 2, 2019

Salisbury-based paralegal and Family Law specialist at Trethowans, Dawn Gore, has been honoured with a national legal award.

New senior appointment to meet demand for private client services in Salisbury

March 26, 2019

Experienced private client solicitor, Chris Pemberton, has been appointed as a Partner by leading regional law firm in Salisbury, Trethowans.

Experts come together to share divorce advice in Poole

March 25, 2019

Free, hands-on support is being offered to Dorset families going through divorce or separation.

Trethowans joins Bournemouth Pavilion for 90th anniversary celebrations

March 20, 2019

Trethowans turned back the clock to the golden age of cinema last night as it joined Bournemouth Pavilion for its 90th anniversary celebrations.

Trethowans turns back the clock for theatre celebrations

March 18, 2019

Trethowans is going back in time tommorow in support of Bournemouth Pavilion.

Trethowans honoured at Dorset Legal Awards

March 4, 2019

Law firm Trethowans has added to its growing trophy cabinet after winning two awards at the Dorset Legal Awards last week.

Trethowans takes another strong step to address gender balance

January 28, 2019

Trethowans has announced a trio of new female partners as it continues to tip the national trend when it comes to women in senior roles.

Trethowans is listed in Headway’s Head Injury Solicitors Directory

January 11, 2019

Trethowans has been listed in the 2019 edition of Headway’s Head Injury Solicitors Directory.

Trethowans law firm named among best in the region

December 5, 2018

Law firm Trethowans has been named as one of the best in Dorset, after being shortlisted in the Dorset Legal Awards.

Solicitors organise evening of fun in aid of Spinal Injuries Charity

December 4, 2018

Trethowans has raised £5,000 for the Spinal Injuries Association (SIA) through its annual fundraising dinner.

Trethowans sponsor Bournemouth’s Santa’s Grotto

December 4, 2018

Leading law firm Trethowans got in to the Christmas spirit early, with a drinks party marking the opening of the glittering Christmas Market which runs until Christmas Eve.

Significant business growth prompts law firm to invest in innovative software

November 29, 2018

Law firm Trethowans is revolutionising the way it stores and uses client and case information as part of a major IT upgrade that is taking place over the next few years.

Trethowans bucks national gender trend

November 26, 2018

As the issue of gender imbalance in the workplace continues to create headlines, one law firm is bucking the trend.

Trethowans receives industry accolade as it continues to expand

November 14, 2018

Law firm Trethowans has received an impressive 43 mentions in one of the UK’s top legal directories.

Trethowans raises the curtain on community theatre partnership

November 6, 2018

Law firm Trethowans has raised the curtain on a new partnership with Bournemouth Pavilion.

Legal 500 Recognition

October 30, 2018

The Family Team at Trethowans has again been acknowledged across the South of England for its expertise in dealing with complex high net worth financial provision; intricate private children cases as well as advising on surrogacy and fertility.

Trethowans Sponsors Chalke Valley History Festival

July 10, 2018

The Chalke Valley History Festival, now in its eighth year, has proved to be yet another successful event.

Solent business Growth Summit 2018

July 6, 2018

Secrets of Jo’s sweet success

Family lawyers put best foot forwards for hospice

June 21, 2018

Ten members of our Family team recently raised more than £2,500 for charity by pulling on their walking boots and putting in a marathon fundraising effort.

Trethowans Solicitors acts on the sale of Sealock Limited

June 5, 2018

The Corporate Team at Trethowans has acted for the shareholders of Sealock Limited on their disposal of the entire issued share capital to Follmann Chemie GMBH, a German based company.

Proud sponsors of Salisbury Cathedral School Junior Entrepreneurs

May 29, 2018

Trethowans sponsor Badbury Rings Point to Point

April 17, 2018

Trethowans were delighted to sponsor the Badbury Rings Point to Point on 8 April.

Trethowans celebrate the leading self-catering accommodation providers in Dorset

April 11, 2018

Trethowans Solicitors revealed the winners of their sponsored category the ‘Self-catering Accommodation Award’ at the 2018 BAPTA Ball Awards Ceremony. Winners of the brand new category for 2018 were Burnbake Forest Lodges based in Wareham.

The Good Work Plan

February 7, 2018

In the wee small hours of this morning I was pottering up the A303 to Basingstoke (sunrise over the Festival Centre is well worth seeing) and heard the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy extolling his departments “Good Work Plan”. It sounded impressive but I found myself wondering about its substance so I looked it up. It turns out the plan is in fact a 5 page press…

Karl marks first of many key appointments in 2018

January 29, 2018

Law firm Trethowans has kicked off the new year with a senior appointment at its Southampton office.

Trethowans announces Bournemouth Office Expansion

January 22, 2018

Trethowans has announced its expansion into Bournemouth with the opening of a new office in early 2018.

Trethowans rounds off 2017 with new partner

January 10, 2018

Trethowans has rounded off a record-breaking year with the appointment of another partner.

Trethowans guide on how to have the best Christmas office party ever

November 23, 2017

Trethowans have released an eight-point guide to having the best-ever Christmas office party.

Night of magic and prizes raise thousands for charity

November 22, 2017

A night of fun hosted by Trethowans has helped to raise more than £4,700 for charity.

Law firm gears up for Christmas with festive good deed

November 20, 2017

Trethowans is starting the season of goodwill early, with a £1,000 pre-Christmas boost for local nominated charity, Naomi House & Jacksplace.

Family team acknowledged in industry guides

November 20, 2017

Last month The Lawyer acknowledged that Trethowans was the fastest growing Legal Firm in the UK with a turnover of £24m. Its net profit was up 27.2% with the Firm only one of three Firms in the UK 200 to produce turnover growth of 20% or more.

Trust your staff to succeed, maverick entrepreneur tells business summit

November 15, 2017

Empowering and trusting staff is the way to run a successful business, maverick entrepreneur Sir John Timpson told the South’s business leaders at the Solent Business Growth Summit 2017.

Trethowans features heavily in legal rankings

November 2, 2017

A swathe of lawyers from regional law firm Trethowans have been ranked as among the best in the UK today (November 2).

Alice in Wonderland dinner raises £4,000 for children with brain injuries

November 1, 2017

Trethowans has raised more than £4,000 for The Child Brain Injury Trust.

Men just as much at risk from sexual harassment

October 26, 2017

With the issue of sexual harassment at the forefront of the national agenda in recent weeks a Southampton lawyer is warning that it’s not just women who are at risk.

Business maverick set for growth summit

October 19, 2017

Maverick entrepreneur Sir John Timpson will be offering insights into his unique management style to the South’s business leaders at the Solent Business Growth Summit 2017.

Trethowans reinforces its credentials with industry accolades

October 16, 2017

Trethowans has reinforced its credentials as one of the best in the region, with a string of commendations in the latest edition of the Legal 500.

Regional law firm tops industry growth report

October 13, 2017

Regional law firm Trethowans has been named as the fastest-growing legal firm in the UK for firms with a turnover up to £24m.

Trethowans Backed Awards Launches Regional Stars

October 11, 2017

Seven out of ten 2017 winners from the Trethowans backed The News Business Excellence Awards have gone on to win at the regional awards held in Brighton earlier this month.

Dorset firms team up to secure global energy acquisition

July 19, 2017

Trethowans unveils string of promotions

June 22, 2017

Trethowans has unveiled the promotion of three Southampton solicitors, two of which are from its growing private client team.

Trethowans record breaking year boosted by trio of awards

June 16, 2017

A collection of multi-million pound deals at home and abroad has seen Trethowans recognised through a trio of awards.

Trethowans aims for £20m turnover by 2020

June 14, 2017

Trethowans has set its sights on becoming a £20m turnover business and a top 100 UK practice by 2020.

HSBC Funds Management Buyout of Hampshire Car Part Manufacturer

June 12, 2017

A Hampshire-based business that makes complex kinetic parts for major car manufacturers has been acquired by three senior members of its existing management team after securing a multi-million pound finance package from HSBC.

Deals from across the globe see Trethowans receive four award nominations

May 23, 2017

We are celebrating a record number of nominations in the Solent Deals Awards after overseeing multi-million-pound deals at home and overseas.

Trethowans Bolsters Team of Partners

May 17, 2017

Trethowans bolsters team of partners amidst £20m growth strategy

Trethowans join The Serious Injury Guide

March 20, 2017

Trethowans have recently joined the Serious Injury Guide, which is designed to assist with the conduct of personal injuries cases involving complex injuries. The guide is aimed at helping all parties involved resolve the claim whilst putting the Claimant at the centre of the process. It ensures that parties work together to resolve issues but that the reasonable needs of Claimants are met.

Trethowans supports stars of the South Coast property sector

March 15, 2017

The brightest stars in the South Coast’s property sector are set to come together this July and Trethowans will be at the centre of the action.

Trethowans Lead Sponsor for Giant Fundraiser

March 13, 2017

Trethowans newest recruit

March 8, 2017

Derek Bryer joins the Private Client team in Salisbury bringing the number of lawyers in our private client team to 15. Derek will be helping clients with everything from inheritance tax planning, wills and probate matters involving lasting powers of attorney and court of protection.

Trethowans Sponsors Local Charity Evening

February 14, 2017

James Gleisner, Paralegal in the Personal Injury team in Southampton, sits as a Trustee on the Board of the Wayne Howard Trust, a brain injury charity.

Trethowans Solicitors acts on acquisition of Cleaning Equipment Supplies Limited

January 20, 2017

The Corporate Team of Trethowans Solicitors has acted for Industrial Cleaning Equipment (Southampton) Limited (ICE) on its acquisition of Cleaning Equipment Supplies Limited (CES), which completed last month (December 2016).

Make your Will Fortnight

January 20, 2017

The Private Client team in Salisbury are pleased to have raised an impressive total of £1,530 during ‘Make your Will Fortnight’ for Children’s Hospices Naomi House & Jacksplace. 

Trethowans Corporate Team Continues to Expand

January 19, 2017

Trethowans’ corporate team continues to expand with a further appointment in Poole and Bournemouth

Trethowans advises on sale of Sandy Balls

January 19, 2017

Trethowans has kicked off 2017 by overseeing the sale of one of the UK’s best-known holiday parks.

Welcome Boost for Children’s Hospice

December 22, 2016

Children and young people at a Hampshire hospice have received a boost this Christmas.

New campaign helps elderly in the south take control of their affairs

December 19, 2016

Building on lengthy experience in working with the elderly and vulnerable a leading law firm in the south is launching a campaign to encourage people to take control of their affairs and ensure the best possible care for themselves if their ability lessens.

Mass tree planting a fitting finale for Trethowans’ 150th anniversary year of good deeds

December 16, 2016

Trethowans has rounded off its anniversary year commitment to completing 150 good deeds in aid of local good causes, by planting a woodland in Poole.

Trethowans boosts residential property team as demand for homes grows

December 15, 2016

Mariana Crawford joins the residential property team in Salisbury with a wealth of experience in the residential property market, having helped hundreds of buyers across Wiltshire, Bath and North East Somerset secure their dream homes over recent years. She specialises in a wide range of property matters, including freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, lease extensions and…

Learn from your mistakes, Ratner tells business summit

December 2, 2016

Controversial entrepreneur Gerald Ratner told the south’s business leaders that they must learn from their mistakes in order to become a success.

Personal Injury Team’s Fundraising Success

December 1, 2016

Members of the personal injury team at Trethowans have raised over £6500 for people with spinal injuries with a fundraising dinner and auction. 

Autonomous cars: who’s at fault when they go wrong?

November 14, 2016

Everyone has seen the movies from the 1980’s and 90’s which predicted we would all be travelling around in vehicles that hovered or flew in the future. The one aspect that remained in all of these is that they were still piloted by a being behind the wheel. None seemed to contemplate that the vehicles would be computer driven; although, unfortunately, still on four wheels rather than…

Trethowans Solicitors acts on the sale of builders’ merchant Simmons of Stafford

November 8, 2016

The Corporate Team at Trethowans has acted on the sale of builders’ merchants Simmons of Stafford to Anglesey based builders’ merchants, Huws Gray.

All the numbers add up for 150-year-old law firm

October 24, 2016

We have been listed as one of the top 200 independent law firms in the UK by leading industry magazine, The Lawyer.

School children score a winner with new kit

October 19, 2016

Football-loving youngsters at Wildern School in Hedge End have started the new term with a fresh new look thanks to local solicitors Trethowans.

“Foam Fest Fun Helps The Team Raise Over £1000 For Charity”

October 17, 2016

Last month, members of the Family Team took part in the Naomi House & Jacksplace Foam Fest, held at Beaulieu Motor Museum, raising over £1000 for the charity.

Trethowans team dons walking boots for mammoth charity trek

October 17, 2016

A team of personal injury experts from Trethowans are nursing their own aches and pains after trekking 66 miles between three of the regional law firm’s offices for charity.

Rise, fall and rise of controversial businessman

October 12, 2016

Colourful entrepreneur Gerald Ratner will be telling the story of his rise, fall and rise to the south’s business leaders at the Solent Business Growth Summit 2016 next month.

Trethowans team dons walking boots

October 4, 2016

Personal injury experts from Trethowans are in training for an exhausting 66 mile trek between three of the regional law firm’s offices – in aid of four charities.

Trethowans revs up good deeds at Silverstone

September 30, 2016

Lawyers from Trethowans accelerated their mission to complete 150 good deeds by helping people with brain injuries experience the thrill of riding motorbikes.

Trethowans flexes its credentials in Legal 500

September 29, 2016

Trethowans has reinforced its credentials as one of the best in the region, with a string of commendations in the latest edition of the Legal 500.

Employment Team Launches Whitepaper

September 23, 2016

Law firm’s white paper reveals skills shortage will hold back prosperity in the central south

Trethowans throws support behind The News’ Business Excellence Awards

September 20, 2016

Trethowans has thrown its support behind The News’ Business Excellence Awards, coming on board as lead sponsor of the 2017 event.

Trethowans appoints new partner to commercial property team

September 15, 2016

Trethowans has added another commercial property expert to its team as the booming market has seen demand for its services continue to grow in the region.

New partner set to help expand Trethowans’ agricultural and rural property service

September 13, 2016

Trethowans has strengthened its agricultural and rural property team with the appointment of Grainne Alen-Buckley as a partner.

Experts come together to share divorce advice in Winchester

September 9, 2016

Free, hands-on support is being offered to Hampshire families going through divorce or separation.

Salisbury Contemporary Craft & Heritage Festival

August 18, 2016

Salisbury Contemporary Craft & Heritage Festival Launch Evening took place on 8th August; exactly one month before the Festival’s Preview Evening on 8th September.

Personal injury lawyer appointed trustee of local charity

August 15, 2016

A lawyer from Trethowans’ personal injury team in Southampton has been appointed as a trustee and board member of the Wayne Howard Trust, an acquired brain injury charity.

Food bank boost from Trethowans

August 5, 2016

Trethowans staff take fundraising to a new level

August 1, 2016

Trethowans advises on £1.2m agricultural loan deal

July 27, 2016

A Wiltshire farming business is poised for further growth following a £1.2m investment deal overseen by Trethowans.

Trethowans celebrates 150 years in business

July 12, 2016

Trio take on Race for Life as part of Firm’s 150 good deeds pledge

July 11, 2016

Hot on the heels of the corporate teams’ three peak challenge success the firm has hit another fundraising milestone.

Law firm celebrates string of promotions in 150th year

June 30, 2016

Trethowans has made a number of promotions as its team continues to expand in its 150th year.

Solicitors on top of the world after doubling fundraising target

June 8, 2016

Intrepid solicitors from a Southampton law firm have hit the treble as well as the double – by climbing three mountains, walking day and night, and raising double their target for charity in the process.

Corporate Team double fundraising target

June 1, 2016

Tidy result for Dorset beaches

May 26, 2016

Trethowans shortlisted for three prestigious awards, including Law Firm of the Year title

May 18, 2016

A multi-million pound deal and a legacy of achieving outstanding results for its clients has seen Trethowans shortlisted for three prestigious awards.

Hats off to hard-working charity from Trethowans

May 18, 2016

Stetsons, baseball caps and coloured wigs; not the usual attire for a solicitors’ office but staff at Trethowans cast aside their usual looks to raise money for a worthy cause on Friday 13th May.

Trethowans Solicitors act for shareholders of He-Man Equipment Limited

May 13, 2016

The Corporate Team at Trethowans Solicitors have advised the shareholders of He-Man Equipment Limited on the sale of the entire share capital to HM Holding Ltd, an investment vehicle primarily backed by a group of investors including Jon Moulton, one of the UK’s best known private equity investors.

Trethowans Partner hands over the reins to Ageas Insurance

April 19, 2016

After 12 months in the role, Kelvin Farmaner, who is a partner at Trethowans Solicitors, has handed over the reins as President of the Insurance Institute of Southampton to Adam Clarke of Ageas Insurance.

Trethowans solicitor listed as one of the best in the country

April 11, 2016

Poole based James Braund, personal injury associate at Trethowans, has been featured in the Sunday Times and VouchedFor’s list of top 250 financial and legal professionals in the UK.

Boost for Trethowans’ corporate and commercial team in Southampton

April 7, 2016

Trethowans has expanded its corporate and commercial team in Southampton to eleven lawyers with two new appointments.

Easter donation for local charities

March 24, 2016

    

Trethowans signs deal with Poole Pirates

March 1, 2016

Trethowans Solicitors act for the management team on their buy-out of Lakesmere Group Limited

February 24, 2016

The Corporate Team at Southampton, Poole and Salisbury based Trethowans Solicitors has advised the management team, led by Mark Johnson, in relation to their buy-out of Lakesmere Group Limited. 

Trethowans launches new service for businesses

February 8, 2016

We have launched a brand-new offering as we continue to expand across Hampshire, Dorset and Wiltshire. Partner Sarah Wheadon has been appointed to head up the new health and safety and regulatory division, which will help businesses and individuals stay on the right side of the law.

Trethowans residential property team makes first appointment of 2016

January 27, 2016

Trethowans has leapt into the New Year with the expansion of its Residential Property team.

Trethowans Solicitors act for shareholders of Traceway Limited

January 13, 2016

The Corporate Team at Trethowans Solicitors has advised the existing shareholders of Traceway Limited on the sale of their majority stake to Chandlers Building Supplies Limited.

Trethowans makes senior appointment as employment team goes from strength to strength

December 15, 2015

Leading regional law firm Trethowans has bolstered its employment and immigration team with the appointment of new partner, Kathryn Casey-Evans.

Key Appointments in Family Team for Trethowans

December 11, 2015

Leading Regional Law Firm, Trethowans has made two key appointments in recent months in its Family Team with the appointment of two new partners.

Food for thought

December 7, 2015

Flamboyant food entrepreneur and reggae musician Levi Roots gave an audience of Solent business leaders food for thought at an annual growth summit.

Trethowans Solicitors act for the management team on their management buy out of AAP3 Limited

November 13, 2015

The Corporate Team at Southampton, Poole and Salisbury based Trethowans Solicitors has advised the management team of aap3 Limited in relation to their management buy out from the existing shareholders.

Trethowans Solicitors act for Harlow Bros Holdings Limited on their purchase of Bolt Building Supplies Limited

November 11, 2015

The Corporate Team at Southampton, Poole and Salisbury based Trethowans Solicitors has advised Harlow Bros Holdings Limited, located near Loughborough, in relation to their purchase of Bolt Building Supplies Limited.

Trethowans scores prestigious legal ranking

November 2, 2015

Trethowans, has been ranked in one of the UK legal industry’s most prestigious lists.

Trethowans reinforces its credentials in Legal 500

October 16, 2015

We have once again reinforced our position as a key player in the regional market with a number of commendations in the latest edition of the Legal 500.

Trethowans and Dickinson Manser officially Merge

October 1, 2015

Two of the south’s leading law firms officially merged on Thursday 1st October 2015. Trethowans, which has offices in Southampton and Salisbury, merged with Poole-based Dickinson Manser to create one of the largest legal practices in the region.

Insurance Institute of Southampton appoints leading lawyer as its new president

May 14, 2015

One of the south’s leading litigation lawyers has been appointed president of the Insurance Institute of Southampton.

Two leading Southern law firms join forces

April 30, 2015

We are delighted to announce that terms have been agreed for a merger between Trethowans and Poole based law firm, Dickinson Manser with the official merger set to take effect in October.

Change at the Top

February 19, 2015

Change is afoot at Trethowans as Head of Litigation Services Group Chris Whiteley will become managing partner while Simon Rhodes moves to Senior Partner from 31 March 2015.

United Law launches new website

February 12, 2015

United Law, the South’s leading regional support network for independent law firms, has launched its new website www.unitedlaw.co.uk.

Festive flair from St Marys CE Primary School artists

December 23, 2014

Three pupils from St Mary’s CE Primary School were the lucky finalists in Trethowans’ design a Christmas card competition.

Stamp Duty savings, but companies and high value owners beware

December 4, 2014

On Wednesday 3rd December, the Chancellor announced a complete reform of Stamp Duty (SDLT tax) in England & Wales – making it a graduated tax like income tax – and with effect from midnight that same day (i.e 4th December):

Trethowans LLP personal injury and clinical negligence team recognised in Chambers & Partners 2015

November 11, 2014

The personal injury and clinical negligence team at Trethowans LLP have received further recognition in the renowned Chambers & Partners 2015 edition. Chambers & Partners have been publishing their guides to the legal profession since 1990, carrying out an independent review of law firms and canvassing opinion from clients, contacts and other law firms.

Trethowans legal firm continues to impress

November 11, 2014

Leading Solent law firm Trethowans is proud to announce that 22 of its lawyers and nine of its legal teams have been praised by the Chambers UK 2015 Directory.  These results mean that 80% of Trethowans’ partners have been independently recognised as leading experts in their legal fields.

Independent law firms in the South unite to provide comprehensive legal services

October 24, 2014

Law firms in Dorset, Wiltshire, and Hampshire are benefitting from a free support and referral network thanks to leading regional law firm, Trethowans.

Team Solent gears up for competitive race

October 21, 2014

Solent law firm Trethowans expands into new premises

October 9, 2014

Leading Solent regional law firm Trethowans has announced the relocation of its Southampton Office to Botleigh Grange Business Park at Hedge End.

Trethowans achieve 15 recommendations for teams in Legal 500 listing

October 6, 2014

Regional law firm Trethowans has reinforced its position as a key legal practice in the South West with 15 recommendations for its legal teams and 22 ranked lawyers, in the latest Legal 500 listing.

Trethowans Managing Partner to speak at business growth summit

September 9, 2014

Scores of business leaders across the South are set to attend a special business growth summit being held in Southampton.

Estate agents are voting for dynamic conveyancing

August 21, 2014

Now in its third year, the Law Firm Services’ (LSF) conveyancers awards ceremony is taking place in Coventry on 24th September 2014 in support of conveyancers – or more accurately, those conveyancers whose service is worthy of an award. 

Today’s Conveyancer: Interview with Tim Higham of Trethowans

August 19, 2014

The below interview was published in Today's Conveyancer on 28th July 2014.

Trethowans Solicitors act for Dorset Architectural Ironmongers Limited as they join forces with Spiller Architectural Ironmongery Limited

July 31, 2014

Following advice from the Corporate & Commercial Team at Southampton and Salisbury based Trethowans Solicitors, Dorset Architectural Ironmongers Limited ("DAI"), based in Dorchester, has joined forces with Spiller Architectural Ironmongery Limited ("Spillers"), based in Yeovil.

Trethowans Solicitors act for the sellers of Sunak Pharmacy to Pharmalink (London) Limited

July 15, 2014

The Corporate & Commercial and Commercial Property Teams at Southampton based Trethowans Solicitors have advised the sellers of Sunak Pharmacy on Burgess Road, Southampton to Pharmalink (London) Limited.

Trethowans Solicitors act for the management team of the Phoenix Group on the buy out of Phoenix Commercial Holdings Limited

June 10, 2014

The Corporate & Commercial Team at Southampton based Trethowans Solicitors have advised the management team on the buyout of Phoenix Commercial Holdings Limited.

Trethowans Partner is Blackmore Vale Magazine’s new agricultural correspondent

May 8, 2014

Marcus Thorpe, Partner and Head of the Agriculture & Rural Property team at Trethowans, is Blackmore Vale Magazine’s new agricultural correspondent for their Country & Legal column.

Trethowans Solicitors act for the sellers of John Beard and Son Limited to Higos Insurance Services Limited

April 14, 2014

The Corporate & Commercial Team at Southampton and Salisbury based Trethowans Solicitors has advised the sellers of John Beard and Son Limited in its sale to Higos Insurance Services Ltd.

New partners expand the offer at Trethowans

February 17, 2014

Southampton and Salisbury Premier law firm Trethowans, has bolstered its legal team with the hire of Matthew Barker and John Hall.   Matthew Barker (Partner and Solicitor) specialises in all aspects of mid-market corporate insolvency based in Southampton.  He has considerable experience of complex restructuring and bankruptcy work including re-structuring of professional…

The Estate Agents Conveyancing Firm of the Year 2013

August 8, 2013

Law Firm Services Limited (LFS) are for the second year promoting excellence within the conveyancing market. The quality between conveyancers ranges dramatically, something the Law Society know very well, since their deliberate creation of an accreditation for excellent conveyancers under their CQS (Conveyancing Quality Scheme).