Isaac Coleman

Levi Solicitors sponsors young rugby player, Isaac Coleman

We are very proud to continue to sponsor young rugby player, Isaac Coleman. 19-year-old Isaac plays back row for the Bradford Bulls Academy under 19s team. He has been playing rugby league since he was only eight years old, and has now been playing with Bradford Bulls since he joined their…


clinical negligence

Clinical negligence jargon-buster

Clinical negligence can be a minefield of complicated terminology. We’re here to make it all make more sense so have put together a glossary of terms that you might come across in a clinical negligence claim. | Clinical negligence This is also referred to as medical negligence or medical…


limitation in professional negligence

Case update: Limitation in professional negligence claims where barrister gives more than one advice

If you are bringing a professional negligence claim, you must do so within a strict time limit known as limitation. But if a solicitor or barrister gives two pieces of negligent advice on two occasions, when does the limitation period begin? We look at a recent case that looked at just this point.…


end of residential eviction ban

31 May 2021: End of the residential eviction ban

Over the last year or so, the Government introduced measures to protect tenants who have faced financial hardship as a result of the Covid pandemic. Longer notice periods, a ban on evictions and, for a time, there were no possession hearings at Court. The Government has now announced that, “thanks…


relief from forfeiture

Relief from forfeiture for non-payment of rent

With the ban on commercial evictions due to lift on 30 June, we thought now would be a good time to refresh on applications for relief from forfeiture. Not least because a recent Court of Appeal decision has clarified how quickly those applications must be made. | Forfeiture Briefly, forfeiture is…


language

We speak your language

At Levi Solicitors LLP, understanding your needs and queries is paramount. We are proud that we can offer staff who can speak over 10 different languages. So, if you’re not comfortable speaking in English, we may be able to offer you a solicitor who can speak to you in your first language. It’s not…


online legal services

Online legal services: how can we help you?

If you are looking for a solicitor we can help you. Our solicitors offer a convenient, efficient, and friendly service to clients across the UK. During the pandemic, businesses had to dramatically adapt their way of working and how they provide their services. At Levi Solicitors LLP, we have…


Amirtharaja

Case update: Adverse possession and rights of way

A recent case has considered a claim for adverse possession where those claiming had a right of way over the land. We take a look at the key points in Amirtharaja v White. | Adverse possession Adverse possession is sometimes referred to colloquially as ‘squatters’ rights’. It is where someone can…


coronavirus

Levi Solicitors LLP and Coronavirus

**Updated 12 April 2021** In accordance with Government guidance, we are pleased to welcome clients back to our offices. However, the health and wellbeing of our clients and staff remains paramount. So, where possible, we encourage the use of telephone or virtual meetings. Any visits to the office…


make will

Top 10 reasons to make a will

Every year thousands of people die intestate (without leaving behind a valid will). Many people think that they don’t need one, that they don’t have anything worth leaving behind or that they have plenty of time to make a will. However, dying intestate can cause many problems including delays,…