King Street Solicitors Blog

The latest news from our Solicitors Office in Wakefield


January 2017

King Street Solicitors LLP maintains top accolade from Law Society

By | 2017-02-01T16:12:12+00:00 January 31st, 2017|Categories: News|

King Street Solicitors LLP in Wakefield and Pontefract has maintained the national Law Society’s legal practice quality mark, Lexcel. Lexcel is developed specifically for the legal profession. It is an optional, recognised accreditation scheme for [...]

Introducing our newest team member…….Rebecca Shenton

By | 2017-01-23T10:39:23+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|Categories: Child Care Law, Family Law|

Happy Monday everyone…. I am charged this week with introducing myself and also hopefully bringing some useful information to you all! I am the newest member of the team here at King Street. I am [...]

Post-Christmas blues

By | 2017-02-01T16:12:15+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

January is often a busy time for family solicitors after couples have decided to separate over the busy and often stressful festive season. The end of a relationship is a painful conclusion to reach and [...]

July 2016

Say hello to our new wills and probate solicitor Andrew Gullett!

By | 2017-02-01T16:12:16+00:00 July 30th, 2016|Categories: Wills & Probate Law|

We are very pleased to announce that Andrew Gullett has joined King Street Solicitors in our wills and probate team. Andrew is a very experienced wills and probate solicitor who will be working out of [...]

February 2016

Changes to Legal Aid for Domestic Violence victims ruled “Invalid”

By | 2017-02-01T16:12:16+00:00 February 25th, 2016|Categories: Family Law|

At last, the news we have been waiting for! The Court of Appeal has quashed restrictions on obtaining legal aid in family court cases. Victims of domestic violence will now have more support in taking [...]

But they are my grandchildren so how can I be eligible for support in looking after them?

By | 2017-02-01T16:12:17+00:00 February 15th, 2016|Categories: Child Care Law|

  Tell me if either of these scenarios sounds familiar to you? The first one is you get a phone call from your daughter or son informing you that they need help. Family Services has [...]