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Do you engage contractors in your business?

21st December 2018

Do you engage contractors in your business? If you do, then you should start preparing for the change in the law that will be implemented in April 2020.

Phillips get into the spirit of Christmas

20th December 2018

Generous colleagues at Phillips got into the spirit of the festive season and raised £330 for Pelican Cancer Foundation.

Festive Fun Run

19th December 2018

A sea of red suits and bushy white beards proved to be a colourful spectacle during Pelican Cancer Foundation's Festive Fun Run.

Christmas and New Year Holidays

16th December 2018

Phillips’ offices will close at 5pm on December 21st and will be open on the December 27th, 28th and 31st from 10am to 4pm, with a skeleton staff. We reopen as normal at 9am on January 2nd.

Christmas Present Appeal

4th December 2018

With Christmas just around the corner, generous colleagues at Phillips Solicitors have been busy collecting gifts to support The Salvation Army’s Christmas Present Appeal.

Service Charges – a benefit or a burden?

26th November 2018

If you are letting part of a building such as one floor of an office building you are likely to be paying a significant sum in service charge, but what do you get for your money?

Probate fees are set to rise in April 2019

23rd November 2018

Following a recent Government announcement many bereaved families will pay more in probate fees starting in April 2019.

Surviving the Office Christmas Party!

13th November 2018

The theory that “What happens at the Christmas party, stays at the Christmas party” is not necessarily the case. Nobody wants to be dismissed for gross misconduct due to bad behaviour.

The Gender Pay Gap: recent findings

5th November 2018

Since April 2017, employers with 250 or more employees have had to report annually on the gender pay gap (“GPG”) within their organisation.

Phillips recognised for the eighth year in The Legal 500

1st November 2018

For the eighth consecutive year, Phillips Solicitors is recognised for its expertise in The Legal 500, confirming that we are one of the best law firms in Hampshire.

Well done to all those who ran the 2018 Phillips Basingstoke Half Marathon

8th October 2018

Congratulations to everyone who took part in Sunday’s Phillips Basingstoke Half Marathon.

Good luck to everyone running in Sunday's Phillips Basingstoke Half Marathon

2nd October 2018

Good luck to everyone taking part in the Phillips Basingstoke Half Marathon, on Sunday October 7, especially those who are running with Team Phillips.

City high-flyers join Phillips Solicitors

1st October 2018

Two City high-flyers have been attracted to leading Hampshire law firm Phillips Solicitors. Jack Gardener and Max Hope join the firm as Directors and shareholders.

Phillips secures top accolade from The Law Society

25th September 2018

Phillips Solicitors have once again achieved the prestigious Lexcel standard from The Law Society.

Zoë celebrates 25 years at Phillips

11th September 2018

Congratulations to Zoë Baxter, who is the Head of our Residential Property team, for working at Phillips Solicitors for 25 years.

Divorce law overhaul could avoid unnecessary antagonism

10th September 2018

Divorce laws are set for an overhaul that could allow couples to split-up more quickly and with less acrimony.

Later Life Financial Crisis

31st August 2018

Thousands of people who manage their pension fund without a Lasting Power of Attorney in place are at risk of a financial crisis in later life warns pension group Zurich.

Help to Buy event on Tuesday September 4

31st August 2018

Looking to buy your first home or move up the property ladder? On Tuesday September 4, a Help to Buy event will be held at Basingstoke and Deane’s Civic Offices from 3pm to 8pm.

The countdown is on for the Phillips Basingstoke Half Marathon

29th August 2018

The countdown is on for the Phillips Basingstoke Half Marathon which takes place on Sunday October 7.

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