An End to the Divorce ‘Blame-Game’

An End to the Divorce ‘Blame-Game’

The long awaited and significant amendments to the Divorce Laws in England and Wales came in to force on 6 April 2022 when the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 (also known as the “DDSA”) came into effect.  Previously there has been one ground for divorce-...
Thornes appoints 3 new Directors

Thornes appoints 3 new Directors

We are pleased to announce that Ben Thorne, Amy Lawton and Lisa Ridge are becoming Directors of Thornes from 1 April.  All three of them have demonstrated their commitment to the firm during their time with us and have greatly contributed to our growth.  We are very...
Gerald Thorne retires as Director

Gerald Thorne retires as Director

We today formally announce at the end of this financial year that Gerald Thorne has stepped down as Director. Gerald has been with Thornes since 1975 and committed 47 years of his life to the firm!. Throughout his time here, Gerald has worked incredibly hard and...
Paige Bowyer Qualifies as a Solicitor

Paige Bowyer Qualifies as a Solicitor

We are delighted to announce that Paige Bowyer has completed her training contract with us and was admitted to the roll of Solicitors on 1 May 2021. Paige has made a fantastic contribution to the firm, and particularly the matrimonial department, and we are delighted...