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BRABNERS BOLSTERS CHARITY SECTOR SUPPORT

Leading independent legal practice Brabners has strengthened its specialist charity practice with the appointment of partner Robert Nieri in its Manchester office.  Robert has more than 14 years’ experience in charity law and specialises in governance, commercial agreements, risk management, fundraising and…

‘MIND MAP’ OR PREPARE TO FAIL: DOING BUSINESS AFTER BREXIT

Manchester’s Helen Wong – often the first port of call for the city’s SMEs, high net worth individuals and entrepreneurs on corporate and commercial law – will be a keynote speaker at this year’s Economics of Greater Manchester conference. Helen, partner at…

THE JUICE ACADEMY RECEIVES COMMENDATION FROM CIM

Leading digital apprenticeship programme – The Juice Academy – has received a letter of commendation for its first ever examination results, in which all but one apprentice passed and are now heading towards completion of the programme. In July 2017, The Juice…

VISTA ENGINEERING GROUP ACQUIRES BPC BUILDING PRODUCTS

Wakefield-based manufacturer of steel construction connectors, BPC Building Products Ltd, has joined Vista Engineering, in a move which sees the group strengthen its position in the UK market and significantly enhance the product range offered to its customers. Vista Engineering is a…

Colliers appoints new Head of Business Space Lease Advisory for the North

Colliers International has appointed Damian Gee as Director and Head of Business Space Lease Advisory for the North. Previously a Director at LSH in Manchester, Damian has spent over 16 years providing advice on the full spectrum of business space lease advisory…

BEEVER AND STRUTHERS IS SOLE ACCOUNTANCY AND BUSINESS ADVISORY FIRM IN NORTH WEST OF ENGLAND TO BE LED BY FEMALE PARTNERS

Beever and Struthers is the only firm of accountants and business advisors in the North West of England to be headed by female partners in a pioneering departure from tradition in the sector following the retirement of its managing and senior partners.…

New Audit Director Joins Cowgills

Cowgills has appointed Nilesh Modhvadia as Audit Director in its rapidly growing Audit and Advisory team based in Bolton. Nilesh (31) joins from ASE Global, prior to which he was employed by Baker Tilly (now RSM) and will assume a senior role…

Davis Blank Furniss appoints new head of private client

Manchester and Glossop based law firm Davis Blank Furniss has appointed Libby Holding as the new head of its private client department. Libby joins Davis Blank Furniss from Beaumont Legal in Wakefield. Her new role will see her focusing on a variety…

INNOVATION FUNDING SPECIALIST LEYTON UK OPENS FIRST OFFICE IN MANCHESTER IN DEAL BROKERED BY COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL AND CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD

Innovation funding specialist Leyton UK is opening its first office in Manchester in a deal brokered jointly by real estate advisors Colliers International and Cushman & Wakefield. Acting on behalf of landlord McAleer & Rushe, Colliers and Cushmans secured 3,602 sq ft…

Prestigious panel success for Ward Hadaway

Ward Hadaway has been appointed as an awarded supplier to the Intellectual Property Rights Services framework by the North Eastern Universities Purchasing Consortium for the first time. The eight-strong team at the Top 100 law firm, which has offices in Newcastle, Leeds…