News

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

Cornwall Hospice Care’s Make a Will Week 15-19 May 2017

Hine Downing are pleased to announce their participation in Cornwall Hospice Care’s Make a Will Week to be held on the 15th to 19th May 2017.   Legacies are vital to that Charity providing nearly a fifth of their income and vitally needed to fund the specialist care they provide to patients and families.  … Read more »

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Christmas Jumpers

Today, Tuesday 22nd. December, we had a most un-legal-like Christmas Jumper Competition, to see who would wear the silliest jumper. We raised £100 for The Salvation Army, to which the Partners added £300 instead of sending Christmas Cards to our clients and contacts. Would you trust this lot with your legal affairs?

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In theory it is lawful for people to dis-inherit their children, or is it?

In theory it is lawful for people to dis-inherit their children, or is it?

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New Private Client Solicitor

Autumn Rule has joined Hine Downing’s private client experts on Wills and Probate, the administration of Estates, tax planning and the Court of Protection. She joins the firm as a newly qualified solicitor having studied at Exeter University and worked through her legal training with Brains Solicitors in St Austell. “As a Falmouth girl I… Read more »

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New Dispute Resolution appointment

One of Cornwall’s solicitors has been lured from retirement to head up the litigation and dispute resolution team of Falmouth firm Hine Downing.

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The new Countryside Stewardship Manual

Natural England has published the Countryside Stewardship manual detailing the information required to apply for the new Countryside Stewardship scheme. The manual gives detailed information on a range of issues, including eligibility requirements for land and applicants, further information on organic conversion and management applications, details of the relationship between Countryside Stewardship and other sources… Read more »

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