Latest news - Stephensons

Huge proportion of disability discrimination claims prompt calls for action

People with disabilities continue to overwhelmingly claim to be the main victims of discrimination under the Equality Act, according to new figures released by national law firm Stephensons. Out of the 1,725 cases the law firm dealt with under the act...

Landmark legal ruling changes the way professional bodies deal with their members

The manner in which professional bodies and associations deal with their members could now be subject to change thanks to a landmark legal judgment in the High Court. Judgment was handed down on 25 January 2019 in the case of Dymoke v Association for...

Supreme Court rejects appeal on criminal records scheme

The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by the government against a human rights ruling won by people who claim their lives and careers have been tarnished by the disclosure of minor criminal acts following criminal records checks when applying for jobs....

Stephensons' employment team shortlisted for top legal award

The employment  department at the national law firm, Stephensons, has been shortlisted in the ‘Team of the Year – Employment’ category at the prestigious Manchester Legal Awards 2019. The Manchester Legal Awards recognise and...

Let's get 2019 off to a flying start - prize giveaway

For many of us the 7th of January marks the beginning of the first full week back at work after the festive period, but we’d like to extend the celebrations for a little longer and get 2019 off to a great start! So across our social media...

Lancashire Police launch Christmas drink-drive campaign

Lancashire Constabulary has launched a new campaign targeting drink and drug drivers this Christmas. The campaign, launched on December 1 st , will see Lancashire Police implement high profile enforcement activity on the regions roads throughout...

Stephensons appointed to Crown Commercial Services Wider Public Sector Legal Services Panel

National law firm Stephensons has been appointed to lot one – regional service provision of the Wider Legal Service Panel.  Under this panel the firm will deliver legal services in seven specialist areas across multiple regions in the UK....

Robert Donlan achieves CILEx Fellowship

Robert Donlan, a senior associate in the personal injury department at Stephensons has achieved Fellowship status from the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx). CILEx is the professional association for 20,000 Chartered Legal Executive...

Stephensons advises on AOK Events Group's acquisition of Melon

The commercial team at the national law firm Stephensons has advised the events management company, AOK Events Group on its recent acquisition of the event agency, Melon. Battersea based AOK Events Group was founded in 2000 and employs a total of 45...

Stephensons named one of the Best Law Firms in England and Wales

Stephensons has been named one of the best law firms in England and Wales by The Times and independent market-research institute, Statista. The Times Best Law Firms 2019 is the inaugural and comprehensive list of the leading law firms as recommended...
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