Stamp Duty Land Tax changes: What does it mean for you?
Published: 3 December 2014
George Osborne announced a radical overhaul to the Stamp Duty Land Tax system today. Read more here
Fletcher Day Launches New Business Immigration Brochure
Published: 20 October 2014
The Business Immigration department is delighted to announce the launch of its new brochure. Download a copy here
Published: 10 February 2014
Fletcher Day is delighted to welcome Jovita Vassallo as our new Head of Dispute Resolution.
Published: 18 November 2013
Law firms accept flexible working arrangements reluctantly and requests to work flexibly are made with the expectation that the arrangement will be poorly supported and will damage a lawyer’s career, a study of lawyers working at larger firms has concluded.
Published: 27 October 2013
Many couples think that a consent order ensures that all financial links have been severed. This is not necessarily the case
Published: 15 October 2013
Our Brazil Desk delegation of lawyers last year, has won them another mention in the press, this time: the trade publication MD Communications White Paper.
Fletcher Day Appoints a New Partner
Published: 17 June 2013
Fletcher Day is pleased to announce the appointment of Paula Abrahamian as a Partner in our Property Team. Paula joined Fletcher Day as a Senior Associate in August 2012 and is a welcome addition to the management team at Fletcher Day, as we continue to build on our success and future growth.
Luiz Costa appears with President of the Brazilian Law Society
Published: 4 March 2013
Solicitor Luiz Costa from our Brazil Desk, appears (middle) with the recently elected president and vice-president of his city’s Brazilian Law Society. This photo was taken during a ceremony Luiz attended in January.
The editor of the local Gazette has invited to write a series of articles explaining the differences between the Brazilian and English legal systems, which he gladly accepted.
Conference: Doing Business with the BRICS: Legal and Business Perspectives
Published: 20 February 2013
Solicitors Luiz Costa and Dominic Minett, from our Brazil Desk, will be speakers at the conference “Doing Business with the BRICS: Legal and Business Perspectives." This is a one-day, CPD-accredited conference, providing delegates with key legal and commercial insights into doing business with or in the emerging markets of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (the “BRICS”). Each BRICS country will be covered by a qualified lawyer, or other legal and/or business affairs expert on the BRICS market. There will be also be Q & A time. This will be an excellent networking opportunity for delegates, both during and after the conference.
Date: Friday 19 April 2013 ▪ 6 CPD hours/points
Venue: The Regency Room, Charing Cross Hotel, Strand, London WC2N 5HX.
For more information please email Luiz Costa by clicking here
Employment Health Check
Published: 18 February 2013
To mark Julian Cox's arrival at the firm as our new Head of Employment we are offering businesses a free, complimentary employment health check.
With UK employment law continuing to develop at a rapid pace, it is important to ensure that your employment contracts and procedures are fully compliant and up to date so as to avoid unanticipated liabilities for your business. We appreciate that you may have little time available to do this.
We can help your business by providing you with a free employment health check. We will come to you and review your employment documents and procedures to ensure your business is compliant with the latest developments in employment law. At the same time we will work with you to ensure your documentation and processes are tailored to the particular needs of your business. Based on this report we will then send you a complimentary report setting out our recommendations with no obligation to you.
Please contact Julian either by telephone (0207 632 1442) or email to make an appointment.
Fletcher Day's Brazil Desk has been featured in the Law Society Gazette
Published: 25 October 2012
Click here to read the article.
Solicitors from our Brazil Desk were warmly received by representatives of the Brazilian Bar Association and dignitaries last week when they accompanied the visits of the Law Society and Lord Mayor of London, to Sao Paulo, Brazil. Not only did partner Carolina Uribe and solicitors Dominic Minett and Luiz Costa take part in consular reception parties, they were also involved in a series of high-level meetings with partner law firms and companies. Our Brazil Desk has put companies in Brazil and the UK in touch with each other and catalysed growth for both countries.