Farmers set to be hit by new Probate Fees

  Recently announced changes to probate fees are likely to have a particularly adverse effect on the farming community, says the head of Agriculture and Landed Estates at Lodders Solicitors, James Spreckley. The government has recently announced significant changes to the way fees charged for issuing grants…

Rural farming seminar in Ludlow

Over 70 people attended an annual farming seminar in Ludlow, one of the most popular fixtures in the region’s rural business calendar. Held at Ludlow Kitchen, the event was hosted by Midland law firm mfg Solicitors and the Country Land & Business Association (CLA) with a variety of presentations covering topics…

Senior role at Lodders for agricultural law specialist

Agricultural and rural commercial property law specialist Catherine Strickland has joined law firm Lodders as Associate in the firm’s market-leading and top ranking Agriculture and Estates team. In the new role, Catherine will work with farming and landowning clients, and joins Lodders after ten years with Thrings…