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Ansons

5-7 BREADMARKET STREET, LICHFIELD, STAFFORDSHIRE, WS13 6LQ, ENGLAND
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Work 01543 263456
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Fax 01543 250942
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19004 LICHFIELD
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www.ansonssolicitors.com
Cannock, Lichfield

West Midlands: Corporate and commercial

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

Ansons

Ansons is active in deals in the social care, health and manufacturing sectors. The team handled over twenty pharmacy deals in 2017 with an aggregate value of over £24m. Other mandates concern restructuring. Adam Kudryl is now at Harper James Solicitors . Neil Jones and Hilary D’Cruz head the practice.

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West Midlands: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the West Midlands
Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the West Midlands - ranked: tier 3

Ansons

At Ansons, Martin de Ridder¬†heads a practice which handles various contractual and product defect litigation among other matters. De Ridder, who is based in Cannock, is instructed to represent Team Industrial in a dispute over the termination of a service contract. Also in Cannock, associate Adam Pike¬†represented Powerlite Generators in a dispute against a claim concerning allegedly defective site machinery. Senior associate Jason Alcock¬†in Lichfield is also a key contact ‚Äď his work includes shareholder disputes and cross-border litigation.

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West Midlands: Human resources

Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 6

Ansons

Ansons ' employment team is highly active in sectors such as manufacturing, construction and  healthcare, with expertise in both contentious and non-contentious matters. Martin de Ridder  leads the team and is particularly experienced in advising on TUPE, re-organisations and outsourcings. Other notable names include: associate solicitor Jason Alcock  who is an expert in post termination restrictions; and associate solicitor Adam Pike , who focuses on tribunal claims.

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West Midlands: Private client

Agriculture and estates
Agriculture and estates - ranked: tier 3

Ansons

Ansons¬†is led by Simon James, who is ‚Äėboth knowledgeable and pragmatic in his advice‚Äô and ‚Äėalways willing to respond as quickly as possible to queries or requests‚Äô. He focuses heavily on diversification and tax planning matters. He is assisted by commercial property specialist Richard Saum¬†and private client expert Marie Tisdale. Also recommended are¬†David Anderton¬†and Neil Faunch¬†, who both work on planning and environmental law

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Personal tax, trusts and probate
Personal tax, trusts and probate - ranked: tier 3

Ansons

Ansons  is 'focused' and 'pragmatic' with 'excellent response times'. Director Marie Tisdale  leads the team and has particular expertise in handling probate matters for farmers. Also recommended is the 'outstanding' and 'extremely professional' associate Tracey Lane  and chartered legal executive Rebecca Taylor , who are both experienced in wills and probate matters.

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West Midlands: Real estate

Commercial property: elsewhere in the West Midlands
Commercial property: elsewhere in the West Midlands - ranked: tier 3

Ansons

Ansons its noted for its particular specialism in rural and agricultural clients matters. On top of a number of deals concerning residential property, working farms and sales of farmland to residential developments, the team advised Walton Homes on the purchase of six new development sites, as well as the sales of groups of properties to Tamworth Borough Council. It also advised The Regard Group on purchasing two care services centres. Richard Saum heads the team with Simon James and Neil Faunch key contacts for agricultural work. Lloyds Bank is a client for secured real estate finance.

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Planning
Planning - ranked: tier 4

Ansons

Ansons¬†in Lichfield handles work for both local authorities and housebuilders, as well as planning prosecution matters. David Anderton¬†acted for Lichfield Distric Council, seeking a planning enforcement order against the builders of a cottage. Neil Faunch, a senior associate is also a key contact in the firm ‚Äď his practice includes various section 106 agreements.

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