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Flint Bishop Partner appointed to Derbyshire County Cricket Club Board

Flint Bishop is pleased to announce that Partner and Head of Family Law, Kirpal Bidmead, has been appointed as the Legal Services Director on the Derbyshire County Cricket Club’s Supervisory Board. Kirpal steps into Partner, Robert Tice‘s shoes, who has stepped down after serving for 11 years. Kirpal will now be responsible for providing legal […]

Flint Bishop advise Banner Plant on Leicester acquisition

Flint Bishop Solicitors are pleased to have acted for Sheffield based Banner Plant Limited, a subsidiary of Henry Boot Plc, on its acquisition of Premier Plant and Tool Hire Limited. Premier operates from two depots in Leicester and is one of the largest independent plant and tool hire companies in the East Midlands. Premier’s previous […]

Flint Bishop Construction & Engineering Department announce new offer

Flint Bishop Solicitors are pleased to bring to the market a brand new offer for its construction audience. Led by Chambers and Partners Leading Construction Lawyer, Andrew Perry, the department is pleased to offer a no-win-no-fee adjudication service to companies faced with construction and engineering disputes. The service is principally directed at project cash-flow and […]

Flint Bishop and Smith Cooper act on sale of historic Belper business, Adshead Ratcliffe/Arbo (Arbo)

Flint Bishop and Smith Cooper act on sale of historic Belper business, Adshead Ratcliffe/Arbo (Arbo) Belper business, Arbo, was sold this week to Carlisle Companies Incorporated, a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange, for an undisclosed sum. Arbo is a leading manufacturer of sealants, coatings and membrane systems used by architects and contractors […]

Flint Bishop against £bn global law firms at this year’s MP Forum 2017 awards

One of the region’s largest independent law firms, Flint Bishop Solicitors, are delighted that its Managing Partner, Qamer Ghafoor has been recognised for his contribution to the professional services sector, at this year’s Managing Partner Awards 2017 by MP Forum. Managing Partner Forum (MPF) is a trading name of Practice Management International LLP. MPF is […]

Flint Bishop’s Family Law Team partners with children’s charity

Flint Bishop’s Family Law Team partners with children’s charity   Flint Bishop’s Family Law Team is working in partnership with Kids in the Middle, a charity which seeks to help parents reduce conflict, promote communication and encourage co-parenting to provide their children with safe and loving homes. The project, Voices in the Middle, seeks to give young […]

Flint Bishop delighted to support Safe and Sound Gala

Flint Bishop Solicitors were pleased to support local charity Safe and Sound, at their charity auction dinner on Saturday 22nd October. Safe and Sound are one of the firms chosen charities with Commercial Contracts Partner, Claire Tonks, representing the firm, on the boards charity fundraising committee. Claire attended the evening, which was a huge success, […]

Flint Bishop announce 11 promotions across the business

The firm are congratulating eleven individuals across the business following a successful application process, which started earlier this year. Andrew Cochrane, who lead the project, invited Solicitors and Associates to participate in a group process to give them the tools they needed to feel confident in their applications. A number of activities took place throughout […]

Flint Bishop celebrates excellent Legal 500 results

Flint Bishop have yet again celebrated excellent results in this year’s Legal 500 directory, which was released yesterday. Not only have the firm grown in both size and scale of work they are currently undertaking, they have secured large multi-million pound turnover, household named clients. Amongst their client list include Office Depot, Autoglass, global publishing […]

Grandparents ‘Rights’

Most people would agree that grandparents are a very important part of children’s lives (and vice versa). Research published in 2014 showed that 14% of grandparents (that’s around 1.9 million people) have reduced their working hours, given up a job or taken time off work to care for a grandchild. They can also provide a […]

Flint Bishop partners with Derby College to create FB Academy

Flint Bishop Solicitors has partnered with Derby College to develop the firm’s first training academy under the name of ‘FB Academy’. This academy is aimed at up-skilling its 200-strong workforce over the course of the next few months with a range of training programmes from Roundhouse Thinking, the colleges commercial training acquisition. Within a few […]

Flint Bishop receive hat-trick nomination for Education Investor Awards

Flint Bishop Solicitors have received another shortlist at the ‘Education Investor Awards’ for its contribution to the education sector. The firm have been nominated for the ‘Legal Advisors – to education institutions’ category. A category they have now been nominated for, for the past three years This nomination recognises the firm’s ability to deliver specialist […]

Flint Bishop’s Ashbourne office delighted with return of annual summer party

Flint Bishop’s Ashbourne office delighted with return of annual summer party Friday 24th June was hailed a huge success in Ashbourne, after Flint Bishop held their summer party, hosted at their office on St John Street. Led by one of the region’s best regarded Residential Conveyancer’s, Jane Pearson, the office welcomed many guests, with attendee’s […]

Flint Bishop announces appointment of new Corporate Partner

Flint Bishop Solicitors are welcoming Rachel Bennett as a new Partner to the business this month.  Rachel is a specialist Corporate solicitor who has been based in the Leicester office of national law firm, Gateley plc for the last 4 years. Rachel advises on a full range of corporate matters including acquisitions and disposals, shareholder […]

Flint Bishop shortlisted for another National Award

Flint Bishop Solicitors has been boasting great success over the past few weeks, with recognition across a variety of services. This month, they have also scooped up an award shortlist, this time at the widely recognised leading solicitors and barrister publication, The Lawyer. The publication itself has been in existence since 1987 and is owned […]

Flint Bishop brings in Education specialist Solicitor

Flint Bishop Solicitors are pleased to announce the commencement of support from one of the region’s leading Education specialist Solicitor, John Walker. John specialises in converting schools into Academies and the formation of Multi-Academy Trusts and Collaborative Academy Trusts. He has worked with schools at every stage in the process, from an informal initial conversation […]

Flint Bishop are pleased to be acknowledged for its corporate work at prestigious black tie event

Last night, the Midlands Insider recognised leading firms at its annual ‘Dealmakers Dinner’ at a prestigious black tie event, to look back at some of the largest and most prestigious deals to hit the region. The event was marked with an awards ceremony where Flint Bishop’s Corporate team acted on a number of the region’s […]

Flint Bishop celebrates a national grand slam for ‘Best Legal Team’ at prestigious awards ceremony

Flint Bishop is revelling in success after winning all of the three nationally recognised debt recovery awards this year. Last week, Flint Bishop was crowned ‘Best Legal Team’ by the Credit Today awards at a glamorous event held at the Grosvenor House Hotel. Attendees included HM Revenue and Customs, Vodafone, Marston Holdings, EON, TDX Group, […]

Flint Bishop announces two new hires within Family Law team

Flint Bishop Solicitors has welcomed two new recruits to its Family Law team. Kirpal Bidmead, Partner and Head of the Family Law team, has been with Flint Bishop for almost four years and has built up one of the most highly regarded departments in the region. Kirpal is now building on her successes and has […]

Flint Bishop announces two additions to its Partnership

Flint Bishop Solicitors is pleased to welcome two new additions to its partnership, taking the total count to eighteen Partners across all disciplines. The firm has continued to go from strength to strength across all departments. Not only does it boast large national household named clients, they have continued to be recognised for their work […]


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