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Gateley holds on to millions by deferring tax payments

Gateley is the latest firm to confirm its use of the UK Government’s tax deferral scheme, preserving millions by pushing back both VAT and employment payments due to Covid-19. As just one of a raft of measures put in place by the listed outfit, Gateley’s deferral of employment taxes and VAT amounted to £4.8m prior […]

Cooley irons out time frame for delayed City HQ move

Cooley is looking to start populating its new office in TwentyTwo Bishopsgate in the second quarter of 2021, the latest step in an effort to carry out the firm’s long-planned move. It is understood that the firm is looking to organise a phased move well after the beginning of the year, with a time frame […]

Outer Temple appoint first female head of chambers

Outer Temple has voted in a new head of chambers, following the retirement of Christopher Gibson QC earlier this year. Gibson will be replaced by Sarah Crowther QC – who is the set’s first female head of chambers. She has also been appointed as Outer Temple’s head of health. Crowther was called to the Bar […]

Stephenson Harwood changes tack on two-day-a-week office return

Stephenson Harwood is holding back on its plan to encourage staff to spend at least two days a week in the office following the latest change in the UK Government’s Covid-19 guidance. It was just last month that the firm set a date of early September for its “proper” return to its City office, as […]