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:


A Dog’s Dinner!

Tom Scaife Tom Scaife

Ms Best worked as a sales assistant for Embark on Raw Ltd, a raw pet food company, from 29 January 2020 until 11 May 2020. She raised a number of health and safety concerns about

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HR Hub: Equality, Diversity and Discrimination

February 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Our Employment team will give a brief overview of discrimination law (under the Equality Act 2010) to highlight how this may impact in the workplace. Delegates will have the opportunity to ask any

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💬 Our next HR Hub is in February! 💬 🗓 Wednesday 9th February 🧑‍⚖️ A brief overview of discrimination law (under the Equality Act 2010) 🗣 Ask any questions you may have ✅ Top tips to avoid expensive claims Register here >> buff.ly/3FUTBOI pic.twitter.com/r4se5IyfnL

Duncan Harty, our Head of Commercial, specialises in all key areas of commercial property work including acquisitions and disposals, landlord and tenant transactions and secured lending transactions. Call us on 01228 552600 to find out more 📞 #CommercialProperty pic.twitter.com/9BgmEO5lT3

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