Posts By: Jack Birks

(Milk) White Christmas at Muckle LLP

Dreaming of a white Christmas? We are and it’s inspired our tree, made entirely from used milk bottles.
Why milk it?
Each year at Muckle

New appointments build Muckle’s growing construction team

Keith, Janine and Nikita

We have strengthened our construction team with two new solicitor appointments.
Janine Slesser, from County Durham, has qualified into the team, having joined us as …

Charity hails Muckle’s ‘invaluable’ input

Blakelaw Community Partnership: Richard Nixon & Glenn Pendleton

The Blakelaw Community Partnership – who set up the first community managed Post Office where the charity directly holds the franchise and 100% of …

Muckle wins national award for its voluntary and charity legal work

Muckle awards photo

We have won a national award for our significant contributions to voluntary legal work, worthy causes and charitable organisations.
We won ‘Best contribution by a …

Muckle LLP advises on third college merger in 6 months

Tyne Coast College. Joanne, Helen and Tony

We have provided extensive legal services on three major college mergers in six months. Tyne Coast College is now established following the successful merger …

Post Office chief talks business success with North East business leaders

Hugh Welch, Senior Partner Muckle LLP, the Rt Revd Christine Hardman, The Bishop of Newcastle and Post Office Chief Executive, Paula Vennells the guest speaker at the Faith and Work Supper hosted by Muckle LLP at Shepherds Dene, Riding Mill, Northumberland.

Post Office Group Chief Executive Paula Vennells made a special whistle-stop visit to the region yesterday to address a gathering of  leading business people …

Muckle LLP shortlisted in national awards for its pro bono work

We have been shortlisted for a national award for our voluntary legal work for worthy causes and charitable organisations.
We have been shortlisted in the …

Positive outlook for North East deals market

Matthew Walsh

The uptick in deals activity through 2017 and the appetite for deals going into 2018 indicates a healthy M&A market for the foreseeable future.
Data …

North East Solicitors Apprenticeship shortlisted for national award

British Legal Awards

The North East Solicitors Apprenticeship (NESA) programme has been shortlisted at the British Legal Awards 2017, during the ground-breaking scheme’s maiden year.
NESA has been …

Muckle LLP advise Quantum Pharma in £150m takeover

From left: Chris Rigg, Anthony Evans, Craig Swinhoe, Sarah Forster and Andrew Davison.

Quantum Pharma Plc has today been acquired by Clinigen Group plc, following the court sanction of the scheme of arrangement approved …