Specialist Lawyers in Cumbria & Lancashire

We are one of the North of England's leading specialist commercial law firms. Our lawyers and solicitors work from our offices in Carlisle and Lancaster, and serve clients throughout the UK.

Lawyers for Business

We mainly act for privately owned companies, PLCs and entrepreneurs and our client base also includes financial institutions, nationally and internationally renowned companies as well as local authorities, other public bodies and charities.

We pride ourselves on our commercial ethos and approach. We focus wholly on the needs of business and are acutely aware of our responsibility to provide a commercially-realistic service.

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Our Services

We have specialist lawyers for each of our core practice areas, which include:



Caroline Rayner Caroline Rayner

Shared parental leave is now three years old. It brought with it a question about shared parental pay and whether it is necessary to enhance it if an employer enhances maternity pay. Some

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GDPR Workshop for Health & Social Care Providers

April 11 @ 9:15 am - 12:30 pm

This workshop has been designed specifically for providers of Health & Social Care services to inform them what they need to do in order to be compliant with the changes in Data Protection

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Bay Business Angels Event

April 11

Bay Business Angels are continuing their successful investment network events with another taking place in April at Lancaster University Management School. The first two events hosted by the group in

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Finding employment law hard to bear?

March 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Employment law is ever-changing – come along and find out what’s in, what’s out, what’s old and what’s new and most importantly what you absolutely have to do as an

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#Sharethejoy Shared parental leave is now 3 years old. It brought with it q's and our team review a recent case tha… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Fantastic businesses pitching today! Another great turnout 🎉☺ twitter.com/LUentrepreneur…

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