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Older Generation Refuse To Downsize

It's being reported that more of the older generation are refusing to downsize. We take a look into what this means for young buyers in the market...

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11/10/2019

Bank Of Mum And Dad

As it continues to rise in popularity, we take a look at the "bank of mum and dad" and why it continues to boom...

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02/10/2019

How Is Brexit Affecting The Property Market?

As Brexit continues to be a hot topic of conversation in the news, we look at how it's affecting the property market...

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30/09/2019

Landlords Lead Remortgage Boom

According to new figures, it appears landlords are leading the remortgage boom as they look to remortgage within the next 12 months...

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25/09/2019

First-Time Buyer Market Boom

Are you a first-time buyer? Well there has recently been a boom in the market, across all regions of the UK. Read more about it here…

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17/09/2019

Will A Bigger Home Make Me Happier?

We've all dreamed about owning a big home, but have you ever thought whether or not it'd make you any happier?...

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28/08/2019

More Retirees Than Ever Are Investing In Buy-To-Let

More retirees are investing in Buy-To-Let than ever before. Find out why this is the case...

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02/08/2019

Get Ready - Remortgage Work Is Set To Boom

It looks like remortgage work is set to boom in the near future, read more about it here...

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08/07/2019

What Is The Summer Solstice And What Should I Do For It?

The summer has finally arrived! Find out what summer solstice is all about here...

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21/06/2019

GWlegal Nominated For National ‘Best Conveyancer’ Award

GWlegal has been nominated for the national 'Best Conveyancer' award at the upcoming SFI Awards 2019...

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12/06/2019

GWlegal Launches Exclusive Broker Loyalty Scheme

Introducing our loyalty scheme for our brokers. If, like us, you're a fan of prizes, surprises and MORE then GWrewards is for you...

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29/03/2019

Mother's Day Gifts 2019

Here are some of the most unique gifts you can get your Mum this Mother's Day...

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25/03/2019

Remortgage Bridge Offer

Do not want to miss out on this limited time offer, which promises huge savings for your clients...

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14/03/2019

GWlegal Is A Finalist At The 2019 Moneyfacts Awards

We are eager to share this news with our mortgage brokers...

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13/03/2019

International Women's Day | Women in Law

2019 marks 100 years since the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act was passed, which means women could finally practise law - woo! #BalanceForBetter

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07/03/2019

20% Off Our Remortgage Bridging Cases| Offer Expired

You do not want to miss out on this limited time offer for your clients...

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18/02/2019

Lenders Drop Their Rates

Some good news for brokers in 2019, lenders have just dropped their rates which is great for first-time buyers...

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28/01/2019

Our Exclusive First Time Buyer Service

Introducing our dedicated service for First Time Buyers, which promises a jargon fee, personalised conveyancing service...

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22/01/2019

GWlegal Launches Online Bridging Purchase Questionnaire for Clients

It's time for conveyancing to get digital...

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15/01/2019

£500 Cashback Deal For Remortgage

Our cashback product is back for another exciting year! If a lender is offering a cashback alternative chose GW...

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15/01/2019

Combined Sale And Purchase Offer For Clients

Do you have clients that are looking to buy and sell at the same time? Well it's never been easier thanks to our combined offer...

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14/01/2019

20% Off Our Conveyancing Service For Your Clients

We have an early new year gift for your clients. For a limited time only we'll be offering 20% off our legal fee...

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04/01/2019

GWlegal Launches Online Purchase Questionnaire

We've got an early Christmas present for you and your clients, which promises quicker turnaround times for our mortgage brokers...

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19/12/2018

2018 | A Year In Review

From climbing mountains to jumping out of planes you can bet our team have done it all. Here are our 2018 best bits....

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19/12/2018

Anthony Terry Joins GWlegal As IT Head

The team would like to say a very warm welcome to Anthony who joins our IT team...

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10/12/2018

I Am Delighted By The SRA’s New Transparency Rules

Business Development Manager, Teresa Abols, discusses her opinions on the new SRA rules and why at GW we're pleased that the changes are happening...

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05/12/2018

GWlegal Wins Best Conveyancing/Legal Business Of The Year

We are excited to be able to share the news with our partners, clients and brokers. Three cheers for team GW...!

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29/11/2018

GWlegal Is Shortlisted For Conveyancing/Legal Business Of The Year

We are so excited to be able to share this news with our clients and brokers, thank you to everyone who voted for us and got us to this stage!

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07/11/2018

Indulge With Every Conveyancing Instruction - Free Wine!

It's almost Christmas, right?! We have a brand new offer for our introducers, so you can celebrate every instruction with GW...

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18/10/2018

Win A Free HOLIDAY When You Remortgage With GWlegal

Instruct a remortgage with GW and you'll be in with a chance to win a £800 voucher towards your next holiday...

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18/10/2018

Can You Guess How Many Young Adults Are Living At Home Still?

How many young people are struggling to get themselves onto the housing ladder? Emma Hall explains how to help first time buyers get their first home

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11/10/2018

GWlegal Is A Finalist At The Equity Release Awards

We're so pleased to finally be able share this news with our clients and introducers. Thank you to everyone who voted and supported us...

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10/10/2018

GWlegal Longlisted For Conveyancing/Legal Business Of The Year

The team is overjoyed to be able to share the news with our clients and partner organisations. We need your votes to get us into the next stage...

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09/10/2018

Investing In Property Near A Good School

How much are people prepared to pay to get their children into a top school in the UK? New research reveals how much people really spend...

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10/09/2018

Happy Birthday To Our Rebrand

It's been a whole year since we rebranded from Goldsmith Williams Solicitors to GWlegal! Here's some of our best bits since our rebrand...

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04/09/2018

Will Your Clients Be Home For Christmas?

If you have a client looking to purchase a property for Christmas our property expert, Emma Hall, recommends instructing a solicitor now...

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30/08/2018

HMO Licensing Changes | What You Need To Know

There has been a lot of shake-ups in the HMO world, and a recent court case is leading to yet more changes. Our Head of Property explains...

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21/08/2018

How Will Interest Rate Rises Affect Your Clients Mortgage?

We've got some popcorn worthy news for our mortgage brokers! There has never been a better time for your clients to remortgage and here's why...

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06/08/2018

Eddie Goldsmith Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

Three cheers to Eddie as he walks into his retirement as Partner from GWlegal with a smile and a bottle of bubbly!!

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17/07/2018

What Is Happening To The Buy-To-Let Market?

The popular town, Wimbledon, known for strawberries and cream and tennis has revealed some interesting facts about the BTL industy...

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16/07/2018

Partner Eddie Goldsmith Retires from GWlegal

After 35 years as a devoted and well respected partner of GWlegal, Eddie Goldsmith retires from the firm.

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03/07/2018

Why You Should Be Encouraging Your Clients To Buy

It's time to encourage your clients to step out of their comfort zone and out of the rental cycle. Here's how GW can help your property buyers...

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02/07/2018

6 Months into 2018: What Have We Been Up To?

As part of our rebrand we sought to make 2018 one that our brokers would remember and we hope you've liked what you've seen so far...

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20/06/2018

Meet T And Gav Our Business Development Managers

Introducing our GW #dreamteam...

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11/06/2018

Equity Release Market Reaches £870 Million Mark In 2018

Good news for your clients who are looking into Equity Release in 2018 - the market is thriving and has huge benefits for your clients...

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23/05/2018

GWlegal Partner Eddie Goldsmith Nominated for National ‘Business Leader’ Award

The awards are to be held in London this week and Eddie is hoping to win the award for the second year running...

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15/05/2018

What Are The New HMO Changes?

If you have an aspiring or first time landlord of a HMO they need to seek professional, expert advice asap says our Head of Property Lynne McCaffrey.

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08/05/2018

GWlegal Raises £3,986 In Support Of Dementia UK And Alzheimer’s Society

On Sunday 8th April 2018 over 40 members of GW staff from across their numerous departments climbed to the summit of Snowdon in Wales for charity

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16/04/2018

How To Provide A Clear Conveyancing Process For Your First-Time Buyers

There is a call to provide a clearer conveyancing process for FTBs. Here our Head of Sales, Emma Hall, explains how GW is working with our FTBs.

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09/04/2018

GWlegal launches the ‘BTL Toolbox’

To go alongside the recent release of GW Expert BTL the firm is pleased to introduce their new and improved BTL toolkit for brokers and clients alike

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03/04/2018

GWlegal Wins Best Landlord Services Provider At Property Wire Awards

The firm celebrates their win for the second year running!

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28/03/2018

GWlegal Launches Specialist BTL Service

The firm celebrates expert knowledge in complex BTL transactions

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12/03/2018

Girl Power At GWlegal

GW celebrates women in law. Happy International Women's Day!

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08/03/2018

Do My Clients Need A Residential Specialist Firm?

GWlegal has the experience that counts.

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07/03/2018

Why You Must Instruct A Specialist Firm For Specialist Work

By Eddie Goldsmith, partner at GWlegal

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26/02/2018

Why 2018 Is The Best Time For Your Clients To Remortgage

Interest rates are rising soon...

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21/02/2018

GWlegal Climbs Snowdon To Support Dementia UK And Alzheimer’s Society

GW team member Fran Quinn shares his family's story

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19/02/2018

Will The Mortgage Sector Be Able To Survive The Changes In Technology?

Read our advice from members of our IT Department, Marketing and Sales department.

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15/02/2018

These are the London boroughs first-timers are buying homes in

The capital is a popular hot-spot for FTBs

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06/02/2018

GWlegal launches dedicated, personalised First Moments service for first-time home buyers

We know how important those First Moments are in your new home...

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05/02/2018

£800 Sale and Purchase Offer

New year, great new deals from GWlegal.

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05/02/2018

Case study: How a small lie can destroy your entire personal injury case

By Kevin Smith, Personal Injury Manager at GWlegal

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02/02/2018

Most people choose a law firm because of reputation, not price. Here are the reasons our clients stick with GW

A national firm with local values since 1984...

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01/02/2018

Personal injury explained…It’s more than just road traffic accidents

Introducing our personal injury team...

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29/01/2018

Will this be the most surprising property trend of 2018? By Emma Hall, Head of Sales at GWlegal

The property trends to watch this year.

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26/01/2018

Packaged Bank Accounts | Do I Need Travel Insurance?

Paul Cahill explains how to claim if you were sold un-needed travel insurance or other policies by your bank

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24/01/2018

Should your loved ones be able to gain access to your Facebook after you die? By Linda Cummins, Head of Wills & Probate at GWlegal

Linda Cummins has the answer to this difficult subject...

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22/01/2018

Happy New Year, Landlords! Buy-to-let market set to boom in 2018, By Emma Hall

Its your time to shine Buy-to-letters

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19/01/2018

Five reasons why you must check if you have PPI in 2018

Time is running out ...

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17/01/2018

Three ways to beat the January blues this Blue Monday

It's not all doom and gloom ...

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15/01/2018

What Is A Declaration Of Trust?

It is VITAL that homeowners have a Declaration of Trust

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12/01/2018

Remortgage on the rise - more people than ever remortgage their homes

2018 is looking like a brilliant time to remortgage

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10/01/2018

Press Release - GWlegal joins Ingard’s Conveyancing Panel

A warm welcome to Ingard brokers ...

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09/01/2018

Why you cannot rely on your Next of Kin

What exactly is the difference between your Next of Kin and Lasting Power of Attorney?

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04/01/2018

It’s back! Our £500 cashback deal for remortgage

Happy New Year from GWlegal

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02/01/2018

A Year in Review at GWlegal

What a year it's been!

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14/12/2017

Ten Reasons Solicitors Aren’t Scrooges (at GWlegal)

No-one does Christmas quite like GWlegal.

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01/12/2017

Ask Emma Hall - Is Christmas the best or worst time to buy or sell a property?

Our property expert answers this frequently asked question...

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28/11/2017

Love Christmas? These are the most festive places in the UK to buy your dream home

Or at least visit...

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28/11/2017

Most Brits don't understand the value of remortgage

1 in 3 people think remortgage will not save them money

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27/10/2017

First Time Home Buyer? These are the ‘hidden’ fees to look out for

Not all surprises are the good kind...

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25/10/2017

Press Release - GWlegal launches remortgage cashback deal

Just ahead of the festive season...

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24/10/2017

Cashback Christmas - £250 remortgage cashback is back

An early present for our introducers...

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23/10/2017

Who are GWlegal - your brand new Goldsmith Williams Solicitors?

Some big changes, but we think you'll love the results

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04/09/2017

Press Release - Goldsmith Williams rebrands to GWlegal

It's the firm's biggest transformation ever

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04/09/2017

Couple binge on 109 drinks while ‘sick’ on holiday, as operators crack down on false compensation claims

The pair from Liverpool were holidaying in Gran Canaria

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10/07/2017

Eddie Goldsmith nominated for best conveyancing business leader award

The awards are held in London this week..

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22/05/2017

TV celeb demands £73m in compensation in a major financial claims case against Lloyds Banking

Bank spends funds on yachts and sex parties, destroying business...

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12/05/2017

Five reasons to trust GWlegal with your PPI or other financial claim

We have claimed back more than £65m, for starters!

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11/05/2017

Goldsmith Williams Solicitors to rebrand to GWlegal

Liverpool firm is set to undergo the biggest transformation in its 30 year history

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08/05/2017

Can you guess how long it takes the average person to buy a house?

Deciding to buy a house takes less time than a car or sofa!

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26/04/2017

The PI Reforms: Three reasons you should be concerned

Adele Whittle explains...

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13/03/2017

GW celebrates its talented pool of female staff on International Women’s Day

Women were once refused admission to the Bar. Times have changed...

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07/03/2017

This Wirral town is the best in England to live, according to new research

The outer Liverpool town comes out on top when it comes to quality of schools, access to green spaces, employment prospects, working hours, affordable

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02/03/2017

We must invest in technology to succeed in 2017

Emma Coffey explains why conveyancers must think digitally...

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21/02/2017

Homeowners make £15,000 more on remortgage than two years ago, research has found.

Homeowners across England and Wales, on average, remortgaged for around £15,000 more in 2016, than they did two years ago, new research from My Home M

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13/02/2017

#lynneforthewin - Say hello to our Head of Property

Introducing Lynne...

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24/01/2017

6 things you should know about buying a second property in 2017

Our property guru Emma Coffey explains…

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10/01/2017

Staff get festive with charitable causes this Christmas - How can you get involved?

We want you!

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08/12/2016

Four signs that winter is definitely coming to Merseyside

Winter is coming...

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07/11/2016

Five reasons why Liverpool is great city to purchase your dream home

Some top reasons why Liverpool could be the city for you and your family, according to our property team

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03/11/2016

Goldsmith Williams nominated for ‘Best Conveyancer’ at national SFI Awards

Goldsmith Williams is delighted to announce it has made the shortlist for the 2016 Specialist Finance Introducer (SFI) Awards.

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10/10/2016

BLOG: It’s a Catch-22 for the property market, as housing availability declines

It has not been a great week for those considering the roofs that will remain over their heads in coming years, writes Emma Coffey

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07/10/2016

Goldsmith Williams to relocate to new premises in the heart of the Liverpool commercial district

City centre law firm Goldsmith Williams has announced it will relocate to a new office space in the heart of the Liverpool commercial district.

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06/10/2016