Entries by Complete Counsel

Tax Surgery: Family investment companies – 23rd May 2018

Where are we now – risks and advantages plus family constitutions. Your Speaker on 23rd May 2018 is Michael Sherry Family investment companies: • Entrepreneurs relief vs Substantial shareholding exemption • Possibilities for BPR • Modifying shareholdings to give gradual shift of value • Freezer shares • Voting only shares • Capital reduction shares • […]

Private Client Tax Surgery with Michael Sherry

Monday 23rd April 4.30pm – 5.30pm Red Room – Calyco, St James’ Building 61 – 95 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6EJ Followed by drinks and a chance to discuss the issues. No charge for attendance. The seminar will concentrate on business property relief: review of cases (including recent decision in Ross) the 2 year rule and […]

Deportation and Withdrawal of British Citizens

Join Lorraine Mensah for a short session on this hot topic. Lorraine Mensah Lorraine was appointed Immigration Judge in 2007. She provides specialist advice in the areas of European law and specifically rights for workers, Nationality issues, Immigration applications both under Appendix FM and the Points based system, deportation and Human Rights and has acquired […]

2018 Social History of Medicine Conference

Charles Feeny has been invited to speak at the 2018 Social History of Medicine Conference “Conformity, Resistance Dialogue and Deviance in Health and Medicine” at the University of Liverpool in July 2018. Charles Feeny will be participating in a round table discussion on Primodos chaired by Jesse Olszynko-Gryn of the University of Cambridge. Primodos was […]

Contribution and Apportionment: Unruly Horses? An article by Charles Feeny and Sam Irving for PI Brief Update Law Journal

25/01/18. “Public policy is a very unruly horse, and when once you get astride, you never know where it will carry you.” These oft repeated words were those of Borough J in Richardson v. Mellish in 1824 and are the first reference to the much repeated maxim, that resorting to public policy is equivalent to mounting […]

Andrea Barnes finds Complete solution to costs practice

Leading costs lawyer and former head of costs at Clerksroom has decided to use Complete Counsel to manage part of her costs practice. Complete Counsel is a business offering targeted support for barristers on a contractual basis. Barristers can use its services as a sole Practitioner or whilst remaining a tenant at existing chambers. Andrea […]

Here’s to 2018

So, as another year passes I thought I’d look back on the achievements of 2017 and think ahead to 2018 with all the promise it could bring. We started out in 2015 with the sole purpose of creating a lean model, one with collaboration, co-working and non-conformity at its heart. Sure there were naysayers, those […]