Winston Solicitors LLP news archive

Posted on: 26/06/2012

Evidently receiving a kiss is good for you because it makes you happier.  Radio Aire Breakfast Show with Rich and Naomi decided they wanted to make Leeds feel happier this Summer…and so set out with a quest to spend the summer kissing 1000 people in Leeds!

Posted on: 11/06/2012

It’s time to get creative for your chance to win a place in our 2013 calendar competition in aid of St Gemma’s Hospice, Leeds.

Click here for details about how to enter...

Posted on: 04/05/2012

Jeremy Conway, of Winston Solicitors in Roundhay, has been promoted to partner. He joined Winston Solicitors in March 2005, when his and his father’s firm, Conway Kremer, was taken over by the practice. He is known for being a diligent and respected conveyancer.

Posted on: 29/03/2012

Winston Solicitors are holding a business seminar on Tuesday 15 May at 5pm at our offices on Street Lane.

Posted on: 31/01/2012

Winston Solicitors LLP is celebrating after winning a quality standard award!

Posted on: 03/01/2012

Winston Solicitors continues to expand its legal team with a new appointment. David King has recently joined the firm, though not through the traditional route.

Posted on: 16/12/2011

Solicitor Ralph Ross recently retired after 53 years of practice. He began his working life in November 1958 at J Bryan Smith & Co, a firm which was eventually taken over in 1996 by Ian Gillis & Co. In December 2008 he joined our legal team.

Posted on: 15/12/2011

This year Winston Solicitors joined in with the Radio Aire and Magic 828’s Cash for Kids Christmas Appeal. Staff donated gifts and also encouraged neighbouring businesses to drop off gifts at their office on Street Lane.

Posted on: 07/12/2011

We are seeking to recruit a new to one year qualified Solicitor to join our Wills and Probate department.


Posted on: 07/12/2011

We require an experienced part time receptionist.



Reintroduction of employment tribunal fees?

In a surprising announcement, the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) has confirmed that it may reintroduce fees for employment tribunal claims.  This would be a surprising U-turn by the government which was criticised for its tribunal fee structure which was introduced in 2013.  The fee structure was decl

Inheritance tax changes

The recent Budget saw the Chancellor announce reforms to Inheritance Tax rules which were widely expected following the Conservative Party’s General Election victory.  Currently, a married couple are able to access allowances of £325,000 each, which can be doubled up and applied as a single allow

Grandmother with Grandchild

The Prime Minister David Cameron has recently suggested that he would be “happy” to look at plans for so called “granny leave” giving working grandparents the right to take up to 18 weeks of shared paren