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Read about Hine Downing’s latest legal news, team announcements, updates and events we have supported in the local area.

Cohabitation Agreements


Cohabitation Agreements If you live with your partner or are planning to, you can enter into a cohabitation agreement. This can set out the agreement as to what will happen with your property or shared assets when you separate. Cohabitation without being in a civil partnership or marriage means that you do not have the… Read more »

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Frequently asked questions about Wills


When it comes to writing a Will, the focus needs to be about protecting yourself and your family for the future. Creating a Will with the help of a solicitor is vital in ensuring your wishes are respected if you become ill or die. There is lots of advice out there to guide your decision… Read more »

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Who should write my will?


Making sure that you have a will is important for a variety of reasons. Whilst no one wants to think about the worst happening, having a will in place can ease a significant amount of stress on your loved ones. Having a will in place is the only way to ensure your estate is divided… Read more »

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New Head of Litigation for Hine Downing solicitors


Hine Downing is pleased to welcome civil dispute specialist, Angelo Micciche, to our team. Angelo is an experienced solicitor with over 20 years’ practice in litigation at a number of reputable legal firms and companies in Cornwall and Devon, including Coodes Solicitors, Kerrier District Council and GA Solicitors. Angelo is a full member of the… Read more »

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Most common questions for tenants


Most common questions for tenants Following our article on the most common questions for landlords, we have compiled a list on the most common legal questions for tenants. Whether you want to rent a property for the short term while moving house or you will be calling your place home as a long term tenant,… Read more »

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Most common legal questions for landlords


Whether you are already renting a property or at the stage of considering it, we have compiled a list of the most common legal questions to consider. Do I need a tenancy agreement if I know the tenant? Many people think that if they are renting to someone that they know then a tenancy agreement… Read more »

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