Stamp Duty Land Tax and Your Liability

Stamp duty land tax (SDLT) thresholds can dictate the market price of properties for both buyers and sellers and particularly in respect of those properties which may just creep over one stamp [...]

Safeguarding Your Digital Assets

It can be all too easy to overlook your digital assets when thinking about making your will. So, what digital assets might you have? You will almost certainly have some! Here are a few [...]

Essex County Council Ordered to Pay £14,000 Adopters Legal Costs – Judge Says They Acted Unreasonably

An order that Essex County Council have been ordered to pay £14,000 legal costs to prospective adopters highlights the challenges facing couples wanting to adopt. The Essex adopters vitally [...]

Family Drug and Alcohol Court is Coming to West Yorkshire

The Family Drug and Alcohol Court (FDAC) was launched in January 2008 in the Inner London Family Proceedings Court to deal with families within Camden, Islington, Westminster, Hammersmith and [...]

Ridley & Hall Newsletter Issue 10

Please find a copy of our latest newsletter below.  

How to Choose the Right Executors for Your Will

When you die, the executors named in your will take charge of all your money. So it is vital to choose the right people for the job. Jill Waddington, head of Wills & Probate at Ridley & [...]

Thank You From Ridley & Hall

On the afternoon of the 12th February, Ridley & Hall opened its doors to clients to say ‘thank you’ and to indulge on a variety of treats. Ridley & Hall invited clients who have [...]

Huge Increase in Deprivation of Liberty Requests

If a person who lacks the mental capacity to be able to make certain decisions about themselves has their right to freedom restricted or controlled, that person could be said to be ‘deprived of [...]