May 18 / News

Property Disputes Can Be Costly

One of the most valuable assets to us is our home. If you own a property, you need to ensure that it is taken care of and that there are no issues which could result in the property being worth less than market value. A number of unexpected issues can mean that your property is potentially worth less than it should be, one of which is a dispute.

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May 10 / News, Vacancies

VACANCY – MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE PARALEGALS

An excellent opportunity has arisen at Maxwell Hodge for two fulltime Paralegals to join our Medical Negligence Team.

These roles would suit candidates with up to one years’ experience, and with an excellent support base, you will be bringing your expertise and experience into the Medical Negligence Team whilst also promoting the services and profile of the company as a whole.

These roles may also involve travelling to any of our branches across Liverpool and the Wirral to provide support, as and when required. Therefore, applicants must possess a driving license and own transport.

This is an excellent opportunity for two ambitious candidates to join a forward-thinking and progressive law firm that is growing and gaining more ground in the legal market.  With a solid reputation, well ingrained in their local community, Maxwell Hodge offer an excellent working environment.

Required experience:        0 – 1 year

Job Type:                             Permanent, Full-time

Hours:                                   Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.15pm

Salary:                                  Negotiable depending on experience

Applicants must possess a driving license and own transport.

Maxwell Hodge offer a target related Bonus Scheme and Company Contribution Pension Scheme

If you are interested in joining Maxwell Hodge, please send your CV and covering letter detailing availability and desired salary to sarahboynton@maxweb.co.uk for immediate consideration.

Closing date: Friday 8th June 2018

May 8 / News

CAFCASS Study reveals reasons for why cases return to Court

A recent study published by CAFCASS has highlighted reasons why children cases return to Court, sometimes again and again.

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May 1 / News

The Split – Divorce Fiction

As a family lawyer, I was told by many of my friends about a series starting on BBC1 on 25th April 2018 called “the Split.” The series centres around the issue of Divorce and with a cast of Anthony Head, Nicola Walker, Stephen Tomkinson and Meera Syal, I had high hopes for this new legal drama, but I am concerned about the inaccurate way that the family law system is portrayed.

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April 11 / News

Parental arguments and the impact on children

In research recently published in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, it has been revealed that parental conflict can place children at severe risk of mental health problems and future psychiatric disorders.

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March 15 / News

Could the wrong car seat prevent contact from taking place?

In February 2017, new laws were brought in to force requiring children weighing less than 22kg or with a height of less than 125cm must have a proper car seat, not a backless or a booster type of seat. The new law has created a great deal of confusion with many parents still unsure what is and isn’t allowed.

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March 12 / News

Can Cohabitation work after a Divorce?

I was surprised to recently read that Katie Price, who is currently going through her third divorce, has stated that she is happy for her soon to be ex-husband to remain in the family home and be around their children and to work on her farm.

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February 28 / News

Maxwell Hodge Further Strengthens Family Team

Maxwell Hodge Solicitors have expanded their Family team with the appointment of Solicitor Margaret Agnew

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February 14 / News

Maxwell Hodge Solicitors raise funds in aid of Local Charity

L-R:     Natalie Allcock, Darren White (Solicitor), Kelly Monaghan (Solicitor) and Gillian Wilson (Fundraising Manager at Mac House)

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February 2 / News

Power of attorney refunds

If you have registered either an Lasting Power of Attorney or an Enduring Power of Attorney between the dates 1st April 2013 to 31st March 2017 then either the Donor or the Attorney can apply to the Office of Public Guardian for a refund of fees.

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