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KBL Solicitors LLP

12 CUNNINGHAM COURT, BLACKBURN, BB1 2QX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01254 268790
Email:
Web:
www.kbl.co.uk
Blackburn, Bolton

North West: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: elsewhere in the North West
Corporate and commercial: elsewhere in the North West - ranked: tier 3

KBL Solicitors LLP

The ‘friendly and approachable’ team at KBL Solicitors LLP delivers ‘clear, confident and accurate advice without delay’. It advises individuals and businesses on business structuring, share distribution and management restructuring, cash injections, growth and development, and sales and mergers, with a notable focus on advising sports clubs. The ‘thorough’ Phil Stephenson heads the department and specialises in corporate transactions, commercial contracts, MBOs, joint ventures, restructuring and partnerships. Consultant Jonathan Shorrock is ‘outstanding’ and associate solicitor Anneka Traynor  is ‘always responsive’ and has ‘determination to drive transactions forward’.

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North West: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the North West
Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the North West - ranked: tier 2

KBL Solicitors LLP

KBL Solicitors LLP regularly handles complex and high value disputes on behalf of owner-managed businesses. It is particularly experienced in professional negligence cases and is also adept at advising on bank and financial investment mis-selling cases. It also handles shareholder and partnership disputes, construction and manufacturing cases, as well as insolvency and property litigation. Department head Michael Slater is a 'highly experienced individual who will go that extra mile for a client’ and is ‘very approachable and pro-active’. Consultant Nick Horsfall handles property-related cases and Gregory Gardner-Boyes, who is now a partner, is ‘hardworking’ and ‘experienced’. Associate Stephen McArdleis ‘exceptional’.

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North West: Human resources

Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 5

KBL Solicitors LLP

KBL Solicitors LLP  provides ‘legally sound and commercially astute advice. In terms of its overall level of service, the team is always available for either over the phone advice or more detailed face to face meetings’ under the leadership of Christine Hart  Hart represents employers and employees on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious matters from unfair discrimination and whistle blowing claims to drafting director/executive service agreements. The majority of her time is spent assisting senior employees and directors.

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Employment: employee/union firms
Employment: employee/union firms - ranked: tier 3

KBL Solicitors LLP

KBL Solicitors LLP  has Christine Hart  at the helm. Areas of expertise include advising on settlement agreements, unfair dismissal claims, discrimination, harassment and bullying as well as grievances. Hart also regularly advises on issues arising as a result of redundancies and business transfers.

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North West: Private client

Family
Family - ranked: tier 5

KBL Solicitors LLP

KBL Solicitors LLP  has a ‘commanding presence in Bolton and is growing its family practice’ with the addition of Victoria Melling as the new head of department. Melling joined the firm from Stephensons Solicitors LLP. The ‘extremely thorough’ Melling is a ‘very safe pair of hands and a highly effective negotiator who leaves no stone unturned. She picks the right moment to have a fight and then fights as hard as she can when necessary’. The team deals with all aspects of divorce and family law including resolving finances post-separation, Children Act cases, protection from domestic abuse as well as pre-nuptial and cohabitation agreements. Charlotte Beck joined Butcher & Barlow LLP.

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