Physical and Emotional Abuse

Emotional abuse – for every word there is a scar! Physical abuse – don’t be silent if your partner’s violent Emotional and physical abuse can take many forms. Emotional abuse can be subtle at times. Calling you names, attacking your personality, giving you the silent treatment, making you feel guilty, shouting and swearing, threats and intimidation, humiliation, isolating you, denying the abuse, financial control: are all examples of emotional abuse. Hitting, punching, kicking, spitting, slapping, strangling and throwing you around are all examples of physical abuse. There is […]

Make a Will – it won’t kill you!

A Will or the lack of one – has featured in many a tale, from Dickens to plots in Eastenders!  There is a real risk of family falling out when dealing with the estate if a deceased person who has not made a Will or updated and existing one. It can cause Financial and Emotional misery causing deep seated rifts that do not heal, this is probably not what the deceased would have wanted. The fractured nature of modern […]

Compensation Culture

Redress and compensation for an injury caused by someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing is not a ‘windfall’ but an ‘entitlement’ and the injured party deserves to be properly compensated. The law provides that an injured party is entitled to be put back in the position he/she was in before the injury as far as monetary compensation can achieve this. An individual could suffer an injury in different types of circumstances and situations, such as, in a road traffic accident, […]

Do I really need a solicitor to get a divorce?

Yes! A little knowledge can be a dangerous thing! More and more people are now dealing with their own divorces. The courts have tried to do everything they can to make the procedure much easier. However, the law hasn’t become easier and it changes constantly and it is the law that underpins the whole process. What are the pitfalls of acting for myself? 1. The most basic thing you can do wrong is make a typing error on the divorce […]

Bank Details

CYBER CRIME ALERT RE: Bank Details Cyber crime is on the increase. Our bank account details will not change during the course of a transaction. If you receive any notification of a change of bank account details purporting to come from us, please phone your legal adviser and send us a copy of the communication. Peace Legal Limited will not be liable if you transfer money meant for us to an incorrect account.

Christmas opening times

Christmas and New Year Please note that this Office will close at 12.00 noon on Friday 22nd December 2017 We are open on Wednesday 27th December, Thursday 28th December and until 3pm on Friday 29th December 2017 with limited staff We will re-open on Tuesday 2nd January 2018 at 9.00 am

Important – Limited Service 16/05/2017

Please note that due to essential training our office will be offering a limited service during office hours on 16th May 2017 Anyone calling at our office without an appointment and/or making a telephone enquiry may be inconvenienced by a slower response time. Please accept our apologies should this happen but please be assured that we will be able to respond, as normal, to any necessary emergency. Thank you  

Christmas opening times

Christmas and New Year   Please note that this Office will close at 12.00 noon on Friday 22nd December 2017 We are open on Wednesday 27th December, Thursday 28th December and Friday 29th December 2017 with limited staff We will re-open on Tuesday 2nd January 2018 at 9.00 am

Christmas wishes

 In this season of goodwill, may we extend to you all: our staff, clients, professional associates/advisors & suppliers, our sincere and heartfelt thanks for your continued support during 2016 and may we wish you all the very best for Christmas and the New Year. Chris Peace and Julian Flewitt – Partners: Peace Legal Solicitors

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