Experienced Legal Secretary Position Available

We currently have a Legal Secretary position available! Our requirements from candidates are as follows: Previous legal secretarial experience with audio typing and administration skills Excellent customer service Ability to organise and take responsibility for own work Competency with administrative and IT skills Permanent full time position. The position is based at our office in [...]

2023-10-17T14:26:21+00:00October 17th, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Oglethorpe Sturton & Gillibrand LLP is thrilled to again be recognised within the Legal 500 rankings

Oglethorpe Sturton & Gillibrand LLP is thrilled to again be recognised within the Legal 500 rankings. In this year’s publication, Oglethorpe Sturton & Gillibrand LLP is listed as providing excellent advice across the following disciplines: Agriculture and Estates, Real Estate (Commercial Property), Personal Tax, Trusts & Probate. The firm's Commercial Property team is growing increasingly [...]

2023-10-05T15:57:55+00:00October 5th, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Oglethorpe Sturton & Gillibrand staff promotions to senior positions

Oglethorpe Sturton & Gillibrand is delighted to announce that five members of staff were promoted to senior positions within the firm at the start of the firm’s new financial year. Anna Wilkinson (Matrimonial), Helen McCabe (Wills and Probate) and Claire Dawson (Residential Property) were each promoted to Associate. Anna is a family law specialist, whose [...]

2023-07-03T13:40:26+00:00July 3rd, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

STEP members at Oglethorpe Sturton & Gillibrand

The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) is the worldwide professional body which promotes the highest professional standards for its members. Becoming a Full STEP Member is a level many private client lawyers strive to achieve. It is the top professional qualification for a lawyer dealing with Wills, Trusts and Estates. Full qualification displays [...]

2023-06-30T13:48:58+00:00June 30th, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Oglethorpe Sturton and Gillibrand appoints Steve Green as Business Consultant and Ambassador

Oglethorpe Sturton and Gillibrand is delighted to announce that Steve Green has joined our management team, as Business Consultant and Ambassador. Steve, who has over 40 years’ experience in banking, is well known in local business circles and brings a valuable external perspective to his role in the firm. On speaking about his new role, [...]

2023-04-18T13:11:45+00:00April 17th, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Oglethorpe Sturton and Gillibrand appoints Laura Barnfield as new Associate in commercial property team

We are delighted to announce that Laura Barnfield has joined as an Associate in our Commercial Property department. Laura, who has over 17 years’ experience working in commercial property, is a fantastic addition to our strong and growing Commercial Property team. On speaking about her new role Laura says, “I am very pleased to accept [...]

2023-04-18T13:12:13+00:00February 22nd, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A strong year in difficult times – 2022 Round Up

It has been a challenging year for the firm and despite this, we step into 2023 humble and proud of our accomplishments and growth. We are truly thankful for the resilience, dedication and resolve that our colleagues and business partners have shown throughout this year. We also know that things have not been easy for [...]

2023-02-22T16:36:42+00:00December 22nd, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Delight for new rankings of local agricultural specialists in Chambers and Partners

We are over the moon to share our news that our Agricultural Department has been listed in Chambers and Partners. This is a huge accolade for the team, and in particularly, John Myers, Partner and Head of the Agricultural Department, who is personally listed. Chambers and Partners ranks the world’s leading law firms and [...]

2023-04-18T13:26:18+00:00October 20th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax for residential property

We are delighted to hear of the changes to the Stamp Duty Land Tax thresholds following the government's recent budget announcement. It means that first time buyers buying properties worth up to £425,000 pay no stamp duty land tax, and the threshold at which stamp duty land tax is payable for those who have previously [...]

2022-09-28T06:46:33+00:00September 26th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Legal Secretary vacancy – Kirkby Lonsdale

Oglethorpe Sturton & Gillibrand are on the lookout for a legal secretary to join a small, very friendly and close-knit team in its Kirkby Lonsdale office. The role involves working with solicitors and clients, assisting in most aspects of legal files. We would love to hear from you if you: • are a team player; [...]

2022-08-24T17:40:47+00:00August 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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