Football boss sues solicitors after losing Premier League riches in divorce settlement

Huw Jenkins, the former chairman of Swansea City Football Club, is bringing a claim against his former solicitors. Here, Elizabeth Dowler, Solicitor in the Family Team at Mogers Drewett takes a closer look at the case. ‘Mr Jenkins claims that he has suffered a loss of £2.25 million as a result of a divorce solicitor’s…

Mogers Drewett sponsors South West-based Early Day Films’ latest project

South West-based law firm, Mogers Drewett is thrilled to announce its sponsorship of the latest film being created by Bristol based award-winning film production company Early Day Films. The support from Mogers Drewett will help produce the film ‘Hard, Cracked the Wind’, a ghost story being filmed in rural Cornwall.  Early Day Films was founded…

Carillion collapse: what does it show us about directors’ liability?

The collapse of Carillion in January sent shockwaves through industry, with potentially serious knock-on effects for the company’s clients, suppliers and employees. But what could the implications be for Carillion’s directors in terms of their liability? Under the Companies Act 2006, directors of a limited company must act in ‘good faith’ to promote the success…

Legal 500 -2017

    Mogers Drewett recognised in Legal 500 2017 rankings The Legal 500 guide, which ranks the most outstanding law firms and lawyers in the UK, has recommended Mogers Drewett in 7 practice areas. Steven Treharne, Managing Partner said: “These rankings are a well-deserved recognition of the hard work of all the teams here.  Not…