King Street Solicitors Blog

The latest news from our Solicitors Office in Wakefield


February 2016

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

By |2017-02-01T16:12:16+00:00February 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+00:00February 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 [...]

October 2015

Check out our article in this week’s Pont & Cas!

By |2017-02-01T16:12:20+00:00October 23rd, 2015|Categories: News, Wills & Probate Law|

Our article in this week's Pontefract & Castleford Express highlights the importance of making a will.  This is a great time to deal with an issue on many people's 'to do' list by taking advantage [...]

Why instructing a solicitor isn’t as scary as you think …

By |2017-02-01T16:12:22+00:00October 19th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

I recognise that for the majority of clients meeting me for the first time can be an extremely daunting and quite a nervy experience. I am often told that it has taken weeks for someone [...]

We’re in the Pontefract & Castleford Express!

By |2017-02-01T16:12:24+00:00October 8th, 2015|Categories: Child Care Law, Family Law, News, Wills & Probate Law|

The launch of our new Pontefract office is featured in this week's Pontefract & Castleford Express - read the full article below: "A well-respected firm of  Wakefield solicitors are opening a  second office next week. King [...]

King Street Solicitors LLP announce our Pontefract office opening

By |2017-02-01T16:12:25+00:00October 5th, 2015|Categories: Child Care Law, Family Law, News, Wills & Probate Law|

King Street Solicitors LLP are delighted to announce the opening of our second office at 28 Ropergate, Pontefract on 12 October 2015. Founded in 2009, King Street Solicitors LLP has developed a reputation for excellence [...]