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Meet your new Officers

Our AGM was held on Tuesday, 5th December and we were delighted to welcome our new Officers:- David Anderson – President Fiona Ledden – Vice President Ian McConkey – Deputy Vice President Mark Fitzgibbon – Honorary Treasurer Michelle Garlick – Joint Honorary Secretary Cheryl Palmer-Hughes – Joint Honorary Secretary Nick Johnson – Immediate Past President […]


The December Messenger is here!

Welcome to the December Messenger! Published with our partners at Legal RSS don’t miss this month’s issue. Articles in this issue include: An update from our inaugural Ambassador meeting Navigating the winter wonderland: a guide to thriving in the holiday season Transforming the Civil, Family and Tribunals Justice System We Love MCR Charity – December update Public Affairs […]


Where to go for mental health crisis support this Winter

A mental health crisis is when you feel at breaking point, and you need urgent help. You may be feeling extremely anxious; feeling suicidal, or self-harming; you may also be hearing voices, or feeling very paranoid. If you or someone you know experiences a mental health crisis this Winter, or needs urgent mental health support, […]


Court Report Journal Issue 15

  Check out the fifteenth edition of the MLS Journal Court Reports Magazine Published by Legal RSS. Read it here or download it here. Reports in this edition include: Going Into Business with a Loved One? Don’t Dispense with Legal Formality Selling a Company? Put Lipstick on a Pig at Your Peril Every Minute – […]


New date for the We Love MCR Charity Firewalk!

We are delighted to let you know that the postponed Firewalk will now take place on 25th January in St Peter’s Square. The MLS Firewalkers and We Love MCR Charity want to express our gratitude and thanks to all those who have already generously donated. It is very much appreciated and the money will be […]


BPC Forum drinks event 16 November

Date: Thursday 16 November 2023 Time: 18:00 Location: Banyan, Hardman Street, Manchester, M3 3PL The Manchester Business and Property Courts Forum invites you to drinks with the Vice-Chancellor, Mr Justice Fancourt and other judges of the Business and Property Courts in Manchester. This event is kindly sponsored by the Northern Business & Property Bar Association. […]


The November Messenger is here!

Welcome to the November Messenger! Published with our partners at Legal RSS don’t miss this month’s issue. Articles in this issue include: Employee Engagement with Mike Ode of Potential Unearthed An update on the We Love MCR Charity Firewalk Navigating Career Transitions in Law from The Solicitors’ Charity A look at how web design and development has […]


Annual General Meeting 2023

Dear Member Your attendance is requested at the Annual General Meeting of the Members of the Manchester Law Society, to be held at the offices of Eversheds Sutherland, Two New Bailey, 6 Stanley St, Salford M3 5GX on Tuesday 5th December 2023 at 5.00pm PROMPT.    A G E N D A   Apologies   […]


ICO publishes guidance to ensure lawful monitoring in the workplace

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is calling on organisations to consider both their legal obligations and their workers’ rights before they implement any monitoring in the workplace. With the rise of remote working and developments in the technology available, many employers are looking to carry out checks on workers. The ICO has today published guidance […]


How Shard Capital can Help Your Clients on the Next Stage of Life’s Journey…

As an independent investment manager, we at Shard Capital afford ourselves many luxuries that are not available to many of our more well-known competitors. Due to our ownership, structure and size, we are free to focus on achieving the best outcomes for our clients without the competing voices of shareholders and private equity partners. Our […]