The trait that draws the most praise from clients about Walker Morris’s Banking, Restructuring & Insolvency Group is our teamwork.
Walker Morris’s Commercial Group is one of the largest commercial teams outside London. We offer a formidable legal resource blending the technical and commercial skills necessary to deal with complex, innovative and practical legal and commercial issues, whether as one-off transactions or as part of ongoing business relationships.
The ethos within the Corporate Group at Walker Morris is to create value for clients by investing the time to understand their businesses.
The employment and pensions teams at Walker Morris work closely together to provide a complete service for clients.
The Intellectual Property Department at Walker Morris has established a truly seamless one-stop service for clients, advising on all types of contentious and non-contentious matters, including licensing, merchandising and securitisation, patent and other IP litigation, and research and technology collaboration.
We are one of the most successful and largest litigation and dispute resolution teams outside London, offering specialists experienced in areas including banking, commercial contracts, construction, corporate and partnership, engineering, fraud and asset recovery, IT and telecommuncations, judicial review, pensions, product recall, professional negligence, real estate and regulatory.
Excellent client service, superb technical ability and invaluable practical experience: these are key qualities that define the Planning & Environment Team at Walker Morris.
Our close-knit Real Estate Group comprises nearly 40 lawyers who believe in real teamwork. We have one of the strongest specialist real-estate groups in the country and an enviable reputation for delivering focused and cost-effective advice.
Our expert Regulatory & Compliance Team includes former FSA and SFO investigators and former in-house lawyers, giving us valuable insight into both regulators’ mindsets and clients’ needs.
Tax is money. Whether for your business, for your employees, for your shareholders or for you, our Tax Team understands that managing your tax position is of critical importance.
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Case law round-up — Pensions Matter, March 2014... an overview of key pension cases and their practical implications
In McCoy, it was held to be reasonable for the trustees of a SIPP to require the beneficiary of a lump-sum death benefit to complete a form of discharge prior to paying out the discretionary benefit.
Steve Webb has confirmed that the government is ‘actively exploring’ if it can amend the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) legislation in regard to employer insolvency.
Analysis from The Lawyer
The law school war shows no signs of ending. But we have, perhaps, reached the end of the beginning.
New EU rules and lawyers’ increased comfort with digital formats are sparking a sea-change in the way law firms manage their documents