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Behind the scenes…with Jenna Larcombe

Jenna Larcombe, Associate Solicitor – Commercial Property at Mogers Drewett, shares a behind-the-scenes snapshot of her career at Mogers Drewett and challenges the ‘stuffy’ perception so often associated with the legal sector. I joined Mogers Drewett nearly three years ago. Having grown up in Bath, I knew the firm was really well regarded and did…

FAQs About Divorce – What is the difference between a separation and a divorce?

In Elizabeth Dowler’s second mini blog in the series Frequently Asked Questions About Divorce she explains the difference between a separation and a divorce. For a variety of reasons, some people do not wish to proceed with a divorce even once they have decided that their marriage is at an end. In the eyes of…

Mogers Drewett supports Dementia Action Week

This year’s Dementia Action Week runs from 20 – 26 May 2019. It forms part of the Alzheimer’s Society’s ongoing commitment to unite people, workplaces, schools and communities to take action and improve the lives of people living with dementia. The Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Friends programme is the biggest ever initiative to transform how the nation…

FAQs About Divorce – What do I have to do to get the divorce process started?

In this series of mini blogs the Family Team at Mogers Drewett address the most commonly asked questions around divorce and separation. In this week’s blog Elizabeth Dowler explains what is involved with starting the divorce process. To start the process of getting divorced, an Application for a Divorce needs to be lodged with the…

Mogers Drewett announces management changes

Following seven years as Managing Partner of the firm, Steven Treharne has stepped down from the role.  He will remain with the firm and will return to a client facing role.  During his tenure Steven has been intrinsic to the success of the firm, championing innovation and change and has created a strong operational management…

Mogers Drewett at the forefront of innovative robotics technology adoption

Mogers Drewett has welcomed a T-Impact robot to its team, putting the South West-based law firm at the forefront of innovative robotics technology adoption within the region.  Passionate about the use of the latest technology in the legal sector, Steven Treharne, who led the project at Mogers Drewett said, “People’s buying habits and expectations have…

FAQs About Divorce – How will our assets be divided on divorce?

Part two in a series of mini blogs in which the Family Team at Mogers Drewett address the most commonly asked questions around divorce and separation. In this week’s blog Victoria Strode sheds some light on how assets will be divided.  It is first important to understand the extent of the assets each party has…

FAQs About Divorce – How much will my divorce cost?

In this series of mini blogs the Family Team at Mogers Drewett address the most commonly asked questions around divorce and separation. In this week’s blog Victoria Strode looks at the cost of divorce. Divorce is often a financially, as well as emotionally, difficult time.  Couples may already be feeling the financial impact of a…

Mogers Drewett Celebrate Food and Farming

Mogers Drewett is delighted to sponsor this year’s Western Daily Press Food and Farming Awards and in particular, the brand-new Family Food & Farming Business of the Year category. This is a category very close to the firm as they have a long history of serving family businesses in the region. Mogers Drewett has a…

Change in divorce law looks set to stop the blame game

The news that no-fault divorce is likely to become law has been welcomed, but while the legislation waits for its place in the parliamentary calendar, families must continue to deal with one party being ‘blamed’ for the breakup or wait for the change in the law.   And with the parliamentary calendar full of another divorce…