What I’ve learnt – Paul Rushworth


Paul Rushworth is a founding equity partner at Clarke Mairs LLP solicitors, the commercial law firm that acts for businesses, companies and individuals nationwide. Paul specialises in advising in insolvency situations and acts for Insolvency Practitioners, turnaround professionals, stakeholders companies and directors. He is recognised in the Legal 500 and…

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Who’ll make the decisions if you cannot?


Rachel Swinburne is a specialist private client solicitor at Clarke Mairs. Here, she explains how appointing a health and welfare attorney can make decision making easier in later life. Be nice to your kids… they’ll choose your nursing home’. I recently saw this on a greetings card. It’s designed for…

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Amnesty International UK’s Make A Will Month


We are delighted to be taking part in Amnesty International UK’s Make A Will Month, which will run from 1-31 March 2017. Supporters of Amnesty will have the opportunity to have a simple Will written or changed by an experienced solicitor for free. Whilst there is no obligation to include…

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Two solicitors rise to new heights at Newcastle firm


A leading North East law firm is promoting two experienced solicitors to senior positions within the company. Solicitors Rachel Swinburne and Katy Rushworth, of Newcastle-based Clarke Mairs LLP, are being named as partners in recognition of their dedication to the firm and the successful development of their departments. Rachel, who…

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