Dealing with problematic employees


Problematic employees? Lee Betchley, partner at law firm Clarke Mairs LLP, explains how to deal with the issue without having to face the costly consequences. Employees are undoubtedly an organisation’s most valuable asset. But, as we all know, problems can, and often do, arise. Dealing with employee related problems can…

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Clarke Mairs shortlisted for a major insolvency award


Our Insolvency and Recovery team has been shortlisted for a major national insolvency award, the only law firm in the North East to be recognised for such an accolade. Clarke Mairs has been nominated in the ‘Law Firm with Less than Seven Offices’ category in the Insolvency and Rescue Awards…

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Employers get up to speed on HR issues at breakfast event


A business seminar which aims to help companies address current HR issues is being staged by Clarke Mairs LLP and Robson Laidler Accountants on Thursday 5 June from 9.30-11am at Jesmond Dene House in Jesmond. The breakfast briefing, which is free to attend, will include topics such as how to…

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Senior lawyer puts down roots at Clarke Mairs LLP


Clarke Mairs is welcoming an experienced solicitor to its growing team. Rachel Swinburne, whose legal career spans more than 20 years, has been appointed to Clarke Mairs following 19 years as a senior solicitor at Swinburne and Jackson’s at both their Gateshead and Hexham offices. She is now making the…

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