News

  • 21 Feb 2017

    charlotte ellis responds to news claims regarding migrant health workers

    Our expert in regulatory law and General Medical Council registration responds to claims by the Daily Mail that legislation imposed by Brussels prohibits testing of medical knowledge or English-speaking abilities of European doctors seeking to work in the UK and that these doctors are 2.5 times more likely to be being struck off the register or suspended than doctors who qualified in the UK
  • 17 Feb 2017

    free food for the homeless

    Burton Copeland Solicitors Kim Holden and Emma Hassle will be taking to the streets of Manchester today to give away free food and drink to the many homeless people as a gesture during the Random Acts of Kindness Day 2017.
  • 15 Feb 2017

    Damian Wall & Anthony Smith Qualify as Duty Solicitors

    Damian Wall & Anthony Smith complete the arduous coursework and examination but have now qualified as duty solicitors and commence on the Manchester Duty Solicitor Rota from April 2017.
  • 15 Feb 2017

    only 7 days to go & recipes at the ready for the budding bakers

    Burton Copeland have signed up to raise funds for The North West Legal Support Trust in the Great Legal Bake Off on Wednesday 22nd February 2017.
  • 14 Feb 2017

    love is in the air and romantic scams and domestic abuse

    On Valentines 2017 day we take a look at what else is going on in the world of romance, it looks a bit bleak.
  • 13 Feb 2017

    Our Claire Tapper completes 2nd 10k of the year in record time

    Our Claire only started running last year and has already racked up several 10k runs for charity. But this weekend she smashed her PB with an impressive sub hour time and raised shed loads for charity in the process.
  • 09 Feb 2017

    it’s national toothache day

    As solicitors representing dentists and other General Dental Council (“GDC”) registered dental professionals, we thought we’d have some fun on National Toothache Day and provide you with some facts about your teeth. We’ve also added some more serious statistics released by the GDC in their 2014 annual report (come on, we are lawyers after all).
  • 30 Jan 2017

    Our Mike Mackey features as a "talking head" in The Messenger

    Mike Mackey gives his opinion on what future lies ahead for the Law Society. The future is bleak and change is needed.
  • 23 Jan 2017

    Should Parents be More Aware of Sexting Terms

    Many children now have smartphones at an early age, but do parents know what they get up too? and if you read their texts or chats would you understand what they were saying or being asked.
  • 20 Jan 2017

    Burton Copeland Shortlisted in Manchester Legal Awards

    Burton Copeland are honoured to have be shortlisted in three categories in the most prestigous Manchester Legal Awards in 2017