Yorkshire Couple Celebrate Record Payment for Care of their Grandchildren

A Yorkshire couple are celebrating the payment of over £80,000 from a Yorkshire local authority. The payment represents 12 years of back payment due to them after the local authority failed to [...]

Huddersfield Family Lawyer Shortlisted for Prestigious Award

Nigel Priestley, Senior Partner at Ridley & Hall, has been shortlisted for the Jordan’s Award of Family Law Partner of the Year. This prestigious award, which is sponsored by Goldsmith [...]

Landmark Ruling Gives Disinherited Adult Children Hope

The Court of Appeal ruled this week that an adult child should receive £163,000 from her late, estranged mother’s estate in the landmark case of Ilott v Mitson. Melita Jackson died in 2004 and [...]

A Trio of Senior Appointments at Ridley & Hall

Ridley & Hall Solicitors in Huddersfield has appointed three new partners. Alison Mason, Jill Waddington and Vicky Medd have played a significant role in the firm’s growth in recent [...]

Where There’s a Will There Isn’t Always a Way

Tinuola Aregbesola is locked in a legal battle with Barclays Bank over a dispute about her late father’s will in which he left her half of his London home, worth £800,000. In 2007 Ebenezer [...]

Ridley & Hall’s Nigel Priestley Shortlisted for Family Law Awards!

Ridley & Hall is delighted to announce that senior partner, Nigel Priestley, has been shortlisted for Family Law Partner of the Year at the Family Law Awards 2015. The awards ceremony takes [...]

Calling All Dementia Friends Champions! A Message from Kirklees Dementia Action Alliance

The team at Ridley & Hall and Kirklees Dementia Action Alliance are updating their list of all Dementia Friends Champions based in Kirklees. Ridley & Hall works closely with those living [...]

Lancashire Foster Carer Wins Bitter Adoption Battle

A Heysham foster carer is celebrating her adoption of a foster child after a long battle with Lancashire County Council. The woman who cannot be named for legal reasons challenged a decision by [...]

Ridley & Hall Runners Boost Children’s Charities

Two of Ridley & Hall’s directors pounded the streets in July for two worthy children’s charities. Sarah Young ran the Vitality British 10k in London for Caring Matters Now. [...]

Nigel Priestley Is Taking Part in Jane Tomlinson Leeds 10k

Ridley & Hall’s Nigel Priestley is running the Jane Tomlinson Leeds 10k run on 12th July on behalf of the Little Pips based at Hollybank School, a free family support service for [...]

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