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Gillhams again named as Leading Firm in UK Legal 500 (2016 edition)

Gillhams are delighted to announce that the firm has, for the fifth year running, been ranked as a ’ Leading Firm ’ for its Court of Protection services, in the UK Legal 500 (2016 edition). The rankings, published in the Legal 500’s...

Three partners from Gillhams appointed to OPG Panel of Deputies

We are delighted to announce that three Gillhams’ partners - Russell Caller, Hina Tailor and Chris Poxamatis - have just been confirmed as members of the newly re-configured Office of the Public Guardian Panel (OPG) of Professional Deputies. As...

Seeking a Private Client Solicitor to join the Gillhams Team

We are currently seeking a private client solicitor, with 2 to 3 years pqe, preferably with Court of Protection experience. Please send a Curriculum Vitae to Hina Tailor at ht@gillhams.com . No agencies please.           ...

Gillhams offers Fixed Rate Fees for Mediation Service

Gillhams are proud to announce that from April 1 st 2015, we will be offering fixed rate fees* for our Court of Protection Mediation Service. Russell Caller, Managing Partner and Court of Protection Mediation specialist commented, “​ Each...

Gillhams hosts Court of Protection networking event at The Freud Museum

Gillhams were delighted to welcome over 60 of their Court of Protection partners, referrers, contacts and friends to The Freud Museum in Hampstead , North London, for a wonderful evening reception on Thursday 23 rd October. The Freud Museum ...

Gillhams Solicitors recognised for will writing excellence by the Law Society

Gillhams is among the first in the country to become a member of the Law Society’s new Wills and Inheritance Quality Scheme (WIQS). The firm underwent a rigorous application and assessment process by the Law Society to become WIQS accredited, which...

Gillhams provides trainings on Court of Protection Mediation to Local Authority Safeguarding teams

Managing partner Russell Caller – Court of Protection expert and accredited mediator recently completed Gillhams' first round of Mental Capacity Act 2005 ‘best interests’ mediation trainings with London Boroughs – Redbridge and...

Russell Caller talks about the benefits of mediation for COP disputes in New Law Journal article - Jan 17th

Russell Caller, managing partner at Gillhams and Court of Protection panel-appointed Professional Deputy recently published an article in the New Law Journal discussing the benefits of Mediation for settling entrenched Court of Protection ‘best...

Gillhams recommended as a Leading Firm in UK Legal 500 for second year running!

We are very pleased to announce that Gillhams has just been recommended as a Leading Firm in the latest edition (2013) of the UK Legal 500, for our Court of Protection expertise. The Legal 500, published on an annual basis for over 20 years, is an...

Why mediation is key to helping social workers resolve best interests disputes

In this article, recently published in Community Care, Russell Caller, managing partner, panel-appointed Court of Protection deputy and accredited mediator discusses the issues facing family members, social workers, health care providers and professional...

New Service: Mediation for Court of Protection disputes

Gillhams are pleased to announce a unique, new service – Court of Protection Mediation – designed for relatives and/or service providers dealing with or involved in a dispute over what is in the 'best interests' of a mentally...

Two Free Seminars - Planning for a secure future - October 2013 - Spaces Limited!

Gillhams, Harris Lipman and Forum Wealth Management will be co-hosting two free seminars on planning for a secure future on Thursday 3rd October at Wembley Stadium conference room. Seminars will take place at 11am and 3pm and will include refreshments/lunch...

Gillhams contributes to new home carers manual from the British Medical Association

As a result of Gillhams’ acknowledged expertise in legal services for the elderly and mentally incapacitated, we were recently asked to contribute to a new guide for home carers.  The British Medical Association’s Carer’s Manual, just...

Tax Expert - David Brodie - joins Gillhams

We are very pleased to announce that David Brodie OBE – a tax specialist with more than 30 years of experience recently joined the Gillhams team. David has a wealth of expertise advising individuals, families and businesses, helping them achieve their...

Gillhams Solicitors is re-awarded top accolade from national Law Society

Gillhams Solicitors is re-awarded top accolade from national Law Society Gillhams has re-secured the national Law Society’s law management quality mark, Lexcel. Lexcel is developed specifically for the legal profession. It is an optional,...