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Neil Andrews - Partner, Coles Miller

Employers fearing a flood of flexible working requests following today’s changes to the rules should take expert legal advice, warn employment law solicitors Coles Miller.

From today the right to request flexible working has been extended to virtually all employees.

litigation solicitor Simon Steele-Williams

People making wills can no longer assume they will go unchallenged ­ they must take the proper steps in advance to defend them, warn litigation solicitors.

Contested wills are on the increase partly because of the rise in divorce, remarriage and cohabitation.

Neil Andrews - Partner, Coles MillerEmployment law solicitors are warning companies to review their HR policies and handbooks as the economic recovery gathers pace.

Employers who have gone without recruiting for a significant length of time may be caught out by new changes to employment law since they last took on staff.

commercial solicitor Mark HowellEntrepreneurs keen to capitalise on Britain’s burgeoning economic recovery are being warned to beware of trademark infringement before launching their new businesses.

Commercial solicitor Mark Howell of Coles Miller is urging companies to carry out proper trademark research before investing large sums in business start-ups.

litigation solicitor Simon Steele-Williams

Bournemouth & District Law Society’s new President Simon Steele-Williams is urging greater collaboration between lawyers for the benefit of their clients.

Mr Steele-Williams - ­ a litigation solicitor and Partner at Dorset-based Coles Miller - ­ is encouraging lawyers to work together more closely to help save clients’ time and money.

power of attorney solicitor Stuart Bradford

Anthony Weber - Beware of Roague Willwriters

Coles Miller Solicitors LLP has announced the appointment of two new Partners and three new associates - reflecting the firm’s continuing success.

New Partners Stuart Bradford and Anthony Weber were previously associates at Coles Miller. Both are based in the Wills, Tax and Trusts department.

Neil Andrews - Partner, Coles MillerNew rules to tighten up mortgage lending will not prevent mis-selling ­ borrowers should still remain vigilant, warn litigation solicitors Coles Miller.

Borrowers will now find it harder to secure a home loan under the new Mortgage Market Review - the biggest change to the regulations for at least 10 years.

personal injury specialist Peter GravesPersonal injury solicitors Coles Miller are forecasting a rise in cycle accident claims as Britain’s overburdened roads become ever busier.

Rising congestion, potholed roads and increasing stress among motorists are all combining to make commuting by bike more dangerous, warn the lawyers.

medical negligence solicitor Victoria BrookerColes Miller has expanded its clinical negligence team with the appointment of solicitor Victoria Brooker.

She is qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales and as a solicitor and a barrister in both Australia and New Zealand.

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