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  • Lexcel Accreditation renewed with flying colours for DF Legal LLP

    We are pleased to announce that within the last few weeks DF Legal LLP has received a glowing report on its annual Lexcel accreditation. Lexcel is the Law Society’s legal practice quality mark for practice management and client care. It sets the required Standard in seven different areas across the Legal profession: structure and strategy, […]

  • Celebrating success and staff development within DF Legal

    We are exceptionally proud of our Staff. Every success story, from large to small, still is an important milestone in each person’s career. DF Legal aims to support all our staff to achieve any professional goal they may have set and feel that recent successes should not go unrecognised. Casey Benson, based in Tewkesbury branch, […]

  • Re-Mortgaging – is it for me?

    Re-mortgaging is when the terms and conditions of your loan (‘the charge’) on your existing property are changed. This can either be through your existing lender or through an entirely different lender. It makes financial sense to shop around for the best terms when considering re-mortgaging your home. Indeed, it is a little like going […]

  • Equity Release – the often asked questions.

    Historically, many in the industry took quite a dim view on the options available when it came to Equity Release. However, recent years have seen improved products brought onto the market which offer better protection and interest rates. This is making Equity Release a front runner when looking in to finance options – and we […]

  • Profile of the month: Catherine Booton

    Catherine Booton Role: Conveyancing Solicitor Dept: Conveyancing Location: Ledbury Email: cbooton@dflegal.com Profile Catherine joined the team at DF Legal in October 2017. She graduated with a Law Degree at the University of Sheffield, after which she commenced training as a barrister and was called to the Bar of England and Wales in November 2012. Following […]

  • Hands Up For First Registration

    Should you worry if your property is unregistered at H M Land Registry? What are the benefits to having it registered? DF Legal LLP’s Property Solicitor Gemma Prosniewska explains further… According to H M Land Registry approximately 25% of land in England and Wales remains unregistered. It is part of their current strategy that by 2030 ‘comprehensive registration’ is […]

  • Success in the Helping Hands initiative supporting Women’s Aid

    Our colleague Catherine Booton, who through her Helping Handbags initiative, which we mentioned about earlier this month, has made a huge impact for local women in need. We are thrilled to announce that she has put together an amazing 215 bags filled with sanitary products and other essentials for women made homeless through violence and other […]

  • Profile of the Month: Joanne May

      Joanne May Role: Managing Partner Dept: Support Location: Tewkesbury Email: jmay@dflegal.com Profile Jo started with DF Legal in October 2016 as Practice Manager with her role looking after the 4 branch offices and its employees. In January 2018 Jo was promoted to Managing Partner and welcomes the challenges that lie ahead. Jo deals personally […]

  • First Business Seminar a success at Roses Theatre for DF Legal LLP

    Yesterday saw the first in our Series of Business Seminars at the Roses Theatre entitled “How to ensure you can effectively chase bad debts”. The feedback was overwhelming, especially that the quality and relevance of the material was far beyond what the attendees were expecting from a free Seminar, and secondly that it was absolutely worth their […]