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Navigating our “New Normal”

When the lockdown began nearly 9 weeks ago, the Courts and legal sector had to rapidly become adept at navigating remote working and ensuring that we were still able to... Read more

Claire Brown on starting a new job and the Wills process during lockdown

Dodds Solicitors LLP welcomes a new Wills and Probate Solicitor Claire Brown and Claire tells us all about her first week at Dodds amidst the current lockdown. “The last few... Read more

Dodds Welcome Claire Brown, Head of Wills & Probate!

Dodds Solicitors LLP are pleased to announce the arrival of a new team member, Claire Brown, an experienced Wills and Probate Solicitor, who will be heading up the department. Welcome... Read more

Spotlight Falls on top Senior Solicitors

The Leicestershire Law Society annual awards are drawing closer and our Senior Partner, Steve Morris is shortlisted for Senior Solicitor of the year! Steve was recently featured in the Leicester... Read more

Leicester Ballroom Glitz for LOROS Hospice and Hope Against Cancer

4 weeks of training down for Joanne and 4 weeks to go! Joanne is dancing the Jive at King Power Stadium on 2nd April in front of 500 people (eek!)... Read more

Steve Morris makes Leicestershire Law Society Senior Solicitor of The Year Shortlist!

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Steve Morris, our Senior Partner and Head of our Crime Team has been shortlisted for Leicestershire Law Society’s Senior Solicitor of the Year.... Read more

What to expect when Social Services get involved

Children services have a duty to ensure that children are safe when concerns have been raised in relation to the child’s wellbeing and welfare. Children are often referred to social... Read more

Family Justice Board Event for FOCUS Charity

Thank you to all who supported us and donated raffle prizes to the Family Justice Board event on Friday 24th January. We raised over £700 for Focus Charity https://focus-charity.co.uk/... Read more

Family Mediation Week

This week 20th – 24th January 2020 is Family Mediation Week. Mediation is a conversation worth having. John Taylor, chair of the Family Mediation Council said ‘it is not surprising... Read more

Crown Court Sentencing Remarks to be Televised – Does this really make the system more transparent?

The Crown Court (Recording and Broadcasting) Order 2020, draft legislation laid before the Government yesterday, allows the sentencing remarks of Judges in the Crown Courts in England and Wales to... Read more