Entries by Phil Wood

What our recent recruits think – Eluned Roberts

What our recent recruits think – Eluned Roberts We have captured the thoughts of some recent recruits to give any potential job applicants an insight into what it is like to apply for a role at, and to join Cullimore Dutton. This second instalment of the series features Eluned Roberts who joined our Family Law […]

Savers and the Changing Economic Climate

We have all been made aware of the changing economic climate in recent months. Interest rates have risen to 1%, their highest level since 2009, inflation is at a 30-year high and is likely to hit 10% by the autumn. The war in Ukraine has driven up fuel and energy prices and as a result […]

Making a Power of Attorney in Dementia Action Week

Making a Power of Attorney in Dementia Action Week Dementia Action Week runs 16 – 22 May and is a national event that sees the public coming together to take action to improve the lives of people living with dementia. When a person receives a dementia diagnosis, this doesn’t automatically mean they cannot make important […]

What our recent recruits think – Brittany Green

We have been on a huge recruitment drive as our business has grown over the past two years. So, we have gathered the thoughts of several recent recruits to give any potential applicants an insight into what it is like to apply for a role and to join our team. First up is Brittany Green […]

Commercial Property change of use – what’s the process?

In a perfect world, you would be able to convert a commercial property from one type of business to another without having to jump through too many hoops or get tangled up in too much red tape. Unfortunately, though, this world is far from perfect, and a commercial property change of use can involve a […]

Taking steps to establish Chester as the go-to city for professionals

We were delighted to host our first get together of local business leaders on Tuesday, to discuss how to establish Chester as the go-to city for professionals. We were joined at the dinner by senior business leaders from many sectors across Chester including Architecture, Banking, Town Planning, Financial Services, Insurance Services, Legal Services, Marketing, Property […]

Jessica Jones promoted to the role of Paralegal

We are delighted to announce that Jessica Jones has been promoted to the role of Paralegal here at Cullimore Dutton and will take up the position with immediate effect. Jessica joined our Property team in June 2021 as a Legal Assistant, having graduated from the University of Liverpool in 2019 with a degree in Law. […]

Finding your why

LinkedIn – the world of so-called business experts, the fake it ‘till you make it specialists and the wannabe millionaires. That said some of the content on LinkedIn is very good and it is where I came across Simon Sinek and the concept of Finding your Why and setting audacious goals. At around the same […]

No Fault Divorce to become Law

Further to our earlier article, the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 will reform the law on divorce, dissolution and separation in England and Wales as from 6th April 2022. Effectively, this will remove the requirement to provide evidence of conduct or separation and instead is replaced with the simple requirement to provide a statement […]

Establishing Chester as the go to city for professionals

How can the businesses of Chester work together to help each other attract, retain, and develop colleagues, not only for the benefit of their own business, but also for the benefit of the entire Chester business community, establishing Chester as the go to city for professionals? Watch my presentation to members of the Chester BiD […]