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Monthly Archives: May 2021

Real Estate Newsletter – Spring 2021

Welcome to the Spring edition of our Real Estate Newsletter. As we emerge from the pandemic we look at some interesting property and planning issues that have been considered even while we were in lockdown. We would welcome feedback on the content covered below and any comments you may have on the future focus of […]

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Eade v Hogg: a lesson to all Private Client lawyers?

A summary of the Eade v Hogg [2021] case We recently acted for a widow in the reported case, Eade v Hogg [2021] EWHC 1057 (Ch); a claim for construction/rectification of her husband’s Will.  His previous will left 26% of his shares in a company to his surviving spouse and 26% to a friend. When […]

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Druces promotes Charles Avens and Benjamin Lomer to leadership roles

This month, Druces celebrates the promotion of two of our lawyers, Charles Avens and Benjamin Lomer, who are stepping up to take on the leadership of their practice areas. Charles Avens promoted to Head of Immigration “I am delighted to be appointed as the Head of Immigration at Druces. As the world begins to open […]

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Success for Druces at Citywealth Magic Circle Awards 2021

We are celebrating two awards for Druces at Citywealth’s Magic Circle Awards 2021. Druces picks up award in Law Firm of the Year – London category At yesterday’s event hosted by Karen Jones (CEO of Citywealth), there was success for Druces in the “Law Firm of the Year – London” category, where we were delighted […]

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Druces acts for widow in Eade v Hogg case

Eade v Hogg [2021] Helen Freely and Paul Levy acted for the widow (the 6th Defendant) in the case of Eade v Hogg [2021] EWHC 1057 (Ch). She supported the Claimant’s case and judgment was handed down on Friday in favour of the Claimant. The case turned on the construction and rectification of Clause 2 […]

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