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Eboni Beckford-Chambers teams up with the Duchess of Sussex for Coach Core netball shootout

Mogers Drewett trainee solicitor, England netballer and Commonwealth Gold medalist Eboni Beckford-Chambers teamed up with the Duchess of Sussex for a competitive netball shootout against the Duke of Sussex at the Coach Core graduation ceremony. The Royal Foundation’s Coach Core programme takes young people aged 16-24, who are not in education or employment, and trains them…

Event: Contentious Probate Update, Bath 20-11-18

St John’s Chambers, Royds Withy King and Mogers Drewett welcome you to their annual seminar in Bath, which aims to bring practitioners up to speed with all the latest developments in the world of contentious probate. This seminar is principally targeted at solicitors who are (or would like to be) involved in contentious probate work, but it…

Mogers Drewett congratulates Pentathlon GB’s Jamie Cooke for winning historic world title

As proud sponsors of Pentathlon GB, Mogers Drewett is delighted that pentathlete Jamie Cooke has won World Championship gold in Mexico City in a remarkable sprint finish, becoming the first British man to win the modern pentathlon world title for 25 years. Originally from Cheltenham, Jamie now lives in Bath. In 2016, he became the…

The benefits of divorce without blame

Rebecca Silcock, Partner – Family at Mogers Drewett The UK government is expected to launch a public debate on proposals to introduce ‘no fault divorce’ which would modernise marital separation legislation that has not been changed since 1973.  What is a ‘no fault divorce’? A ‘no fault divorce’ is where neither party can be blamed…

Mogers Drewett are participating in the RUH Will month

Mogers Drewett joins ten other solicitor firms across Bath, North East Somerset and Wiltshire in a scheme offering the public to make or update their Will at a reduced cost.  RUH Will month will run for one month only, helping people put their affairs in order by having a single standard Will written for £125…

Mogers Drewett announces partnership with Bath Christmas Market

Mogers Drewett is pleased to announce a partnership with Visit Bath to support events at the Bath Christmas Market 2018. Mogers Drewett, which has offices in Bath, Wells, Sherborne and Frome, will be supporting family-friendly events including the lanterns and decorations made by local school children from single-use plastic lighting up Abbeygate Street. There will…

Mogers Drewett advises on the purchase of the Homewood Park Hotel

South West law firm Mogers Drewett has advised the Kaleidoscope Collection on its purchase of the Homewood Park Hotel & Spa in Freshford.  The 21-bedroom, 4-star hotel offers guests luxury rooms with splendid views over the Limpley Stoke Valley. Mogers Drewett has advised The Kaleidoscope Collection, which is owned by hoteliers Ian and Christa Taylor,…

Mogers Drewett appoints Gillian Pears as Human Resources Director

South West-based law firm Mogers Drewett has appointed Gillian Pears as its Human Resources Director. Joining the firm from the global workwear company Williamson-Dickie Europe, where she was Human Resources Director – Europe and the Middle East, Gillian has extensive experience in employee relations, talent acquisition, learning and development, internal communications and compensation and benefits….

Mogers Drewett hosts inaugural charity netball tournament

Law firm Mogers Drewett has hosted its first ever charity netball tournament, which saw ten teams from South West-based businesses compete for the trophy and raise £2,500 for two charities – The Forever Friends Appeal and Dorothy House Hospice Care. Hosted at the University of Bath’s Sports Training Village, the teams were coached by Team…

Mogers Drewett owl takes inspiration from the Herschel Museum of Astronomy

South West-based law firm Mogers Drewett is proud to be a sponsor of the Minerva’s Owls of Bath 2018 sculpture trail that is coming to the historic town this summer. The Minerva’s Owls of Bath 2018 will be the latest public art sculpture trail across the city, taking its inspiration from the Roman Goddess Minerva,…