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Chris is promoted to director

19th June, 2017

A Shropshire solicitor who specialises in litigation work has just been promoted to the position of director at a leading county law firm. Chris Detheridge, litigation partner at Wace Morgan Solicitors, steps up to the… >>MORE

Barb’s hoping for triathlon triumph

16th June, 2017

Legal assistant Barb Somers is aiming for European glory when she represents Great Britain as part of a gruelling international athletic event. Barb, who is 63 and works for Wace Morgan Solicitors in Shrewsbury, has… >>MORE

Diana marks a decade at the helm

4th May, 2017

Diana Packwood, Wace Morgan’s Managing Partner, is marking a decade in the role this month. Diana, who joined the firm over 30 years ago, has seen the business go from strength to strength over the… >>MORE

Wace Morgan boosted by survey results

28th April, 2017

A Shropshire law firm has been boosted by the findings of its client satisfaction survey. Shrewsbury-based Wace Morgan Solicitors has just reviewed the results from LawNet, a network of independent law firms across the country,… >>MORE

New solicitor joins expanding family team

19th April, 2017

One of the county’s largest teams of family lawyers is continuing to expand. Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has its head office in St Mary’s Street, Shrewsbury, has announced the recruitment of Gemma Hughes. Gemma joins… >>MORE

Sallie-Anne takes on county role

18th April, 2017

A Shrewsbury solicitor has been appointed to an ancient county role. Sallie-Anne O’Byrne, head of the family department at Wace Morgan Solicitors, has just been appointed as Deputy Under Sheriff for Shropshire. In this post… >>MORE

Wace Morgan continues to show support

13th April, 2017

A leading Shropshire law firm is continuing its arts sponsorship programme. Wace Morgan Solicitors, based in St Mary’s Street, is providing backing for several Shropshire events this year. As part of its community involvement, the… >>MORE

Lizzie riding high with new job

14th March, 2017

A solicitor who is also an equestrian expert is riding high after joining one of Shropshire’s largest legal firms. Lizzie Hughes, vice president of the Shropshire Law Society, has been recruited by Wace Morgan Solicitors,… >>MORE

Solicitors are getting sociable

13th January, 2017

A new social committee for staff at a Shropshire law firm has raised almost £600 for charity this year. The group from Shrewsbury-based Wace Morgan Solicitors has been busy organising a range of outings and… >>MORE

Emergency lines offered by law firm over Christmas

14th December, 2016

A Shropshire law firm now operates two emergency advice lines which are available throughout the Christmas holiday period. Wace Morgan Solicitors, with offices in Shrewsbury and Newtown, runs a 24-hour domestic violence helpline and a… >>MORE

Sue returns to Wace Morgan’s property team

9th December, 2016

A well-known Shrewsbury conveyancing specialist is returning to the law firm she joined nearly three decades ago. Sue Cornish is now part of the property team at Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has its head office… >>MORE

Wace Morgan celebrates success

9th September, 2016

Wace Morgan Solicitors, one of Shrewsbury’s leading law firms, has celebrated the first anniversary of a major expansion. Staff got together for an informal summer social event, when a specially-commissioned birthday cake was cut to… >>MORE

Links with Armed Forces are strengthened

17th August, 2016

Wace Morgan has strengthened its links to the Armed Forces by agreeing to sign the Armed Forces Covenant. The covenant is a government initiative which acts as a promise from the nation that those who… >>MORE

Nathan moves up career ladder at Wace Morgan

2nd August, 2016

A Shrewsbury student who worked as an administration assistant at a Shropshire law firm during his university holidays has just been rewarded with a training contract. Nathan Hinks (23) spent his breaks at Wace Morgan… >>MORE

Wace Morgan colleagues on Salopian Brewery Tour

16th June, 2016

A trip to a brewery with work friends – what’s not to like?! Wace Morgan’s social committee recently organised a visit to the Salopian Brewery in Hadnall, home of some award-winning beers such as Shropshire… >>MORE

Award winner qualifies with Wace Morgan

24th March, 2016

An award-winning law student has qualified as a solicitor with leading local law firm Wace Morgan. Jemma Gilligan, a former pupil of Llanfair Caereinion High School, joined Wace Morgan Solicitors in 2012, shortly after completing… >>MORE

Barb’s 10K run boosts charity

Legal assistant Barb Somers, who was one of the hundreds of keen runners who took to the streets of Shrewsbury recently for the town’s first 10k race, is now aiming for European qualification as an… >>MORE

Wace Morgan provides backing for local production

21st March, 2016

Wace Morgan provided backing for an ‘out of this world’ musical production recently. The firm sponsored Shrewsbury Amateur Operatic Society’s latest show Return to the Forbidden Planet at the town’s Theatre Severn. Managing Partner Diana… >>MORE

Two new appointments at Wace Morgan

16th March, 2016

Two new appointments have been made at an expanding Shropshire law firm. Melissa Dyke joins the conveyancing department of Shrewsbury-based Wace Morgan Solicitors as a licensed conveyancer, having previously worked at law firms for over… >>MORE

Stefanka is promoted to executive

9th February, 2016

A Shropshire woman has been promoted to the position of private client executive at an expanding county legal firm. Stefanka Martin has stepped up to the role at Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has its head… >>MORE

New Law Society head appointed

3rd November, 2015

A Shrewsbury solicitor has been appointed as the new president of the Shropshire Law Society. Sallie-Anne O’Byrne, who is the head of the family department at Shrewsbury firm Wace Morgan Solicitors, took over the reins… >>MORE

Wace Morgan announces move to larger premises

20th August, 2015

Wace Morgan Solicitors will be merging its three offices in Shrewsbury into one base in St Mary’s Street in September. The development means the practice, which employs over 80 people, will be able to offer… >>MORE

Esther now an accredited mediator

31st July, 2015

A family mediator who advises people throughout Shropshire and mid Wales has just gained a further professional accreditation. Esther Evans works for Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has offices in Shrewsbury and Newtown, and qualified as… >>MORE

Claire is promoted to Associate

16th June, 2015

A solicitor at an expanding Mid Wales legal firm has been promoted. Claire Jenkins, who specialises in conveyancing work, has been made an associate at Wace Morgan Tomleys Solicitors, which has offices in Market Street,… >>MORE

Clinical negligence specialist joins Wace Morgan

18th May, 2015

A leading Shropshire legal firm has expanded its team of specialists who deal with personal injury and clinical negligence. Lawyer Clare Dalby has joined Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has offices in Shrewsbury and Newtown. Originally… >>MORE

Zoe is promoted to Associate

13th May, 2015

A solicitor at an expanding Shropshire legal firm has been promoted. Zoe Detheridge, who specialises in commercial property, has been made an associate with Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has offices in Shrewsbury and Newtown. A… >>MORE

Jonathan qualifies as Chartered Legal Executive

26th March, 2015

A former Shrewsbury Magistrates Court officer and councillor has qualified as a lawyer with one of the town’s largest firms of solicitors. Jonathan Edwards has become a Fellow with the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives… >>MORE

Partner qualifies as Arbitrator

9th March, 2015

A Shropshire solicitor who specialises in family law work has just qualified as an arbitrator, enabling him to offer a new service to clients. Robert Adams, who heads the family department at Wace Morgan Solicitors… >>MORE

Further expansion for Wace Morgan

3rd February, 2015

One of Shropshire’s longest-established legal firms has announced a further expansion. Wace Morgan Solicitors, based in Shrewsbury, has acquired Snows, the Bishop’s Castle branch of Medlicott Snows. The acquisition is aimed at widening Wace Morgan’s… >>MORE

Ang is still going strong at Wace Morgan

A Shropshire secretary is celebrating 55 years of service at a county legal firm. Ang Rogers is 79 years old and started at Wace Morgan Solicitors in Shrewsbury in January 1960. She is now marking… >>MORE

Staff wear their festive knitwear for charity

16th December, 2014

Staff helped to ‘make the world better with a sweater’ recently when they donned their festive knitwear. The teams at all four Wace Morgan bases raised a total of £80 for Save the Children by… >>MORE

New recruit at expanding law firm

18th November, 2014

An Estonian-born lawyer has been recruited by an expanding Shropshire law firm. Marina Hadorik, who had worked within county legal businesses in a range of roles for eight years, joins Wace Morgan Solicitor’s Shrewsbury office… >>MORE

Buffet boosts charity

Colleagues from a Shrewsbury legal firm came together for a fund-raising buffet recently – enjoying some home made food and collecting cash for charity at the same time. The 70 members of staff from Wace… >>MORE

From foreign editor to new lawyer

10th November, 2014

A former Shropshire news reporter who went on to become a leading journalist on a national newspaper has come back to the county and is now starting life again as a qualified lawyer. Allister Hagger… >>MORE

Helen qualifies as Solicitor

An award-winning legal trainee has just qualified as a solicitor with one of Shropshire’s largest legal firms. Helen Alexander 26, has now completed a training contract with Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has three offices in… >>MORE

Jeremy steps up to Senior Partner role

12th August, 2014

An experienced Shropshire solicitor has been appointed as the senior partner at one of the county’s largest legal firms. Jeremy Taylor has been promoted to the role at Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has three offices… >>MORE

Senior Partner steps down

7th July, 2014

Wace Morgan’s Senior Partner has retired after more than three decades of loyal service. Mrs Madeleine Butcher, who started her career with the firm in 1980, went on to be the head of the firm’s… >>MORE

Tania McGee appointed as Partner

22nd May, 2014

A new partner has been appointed at a leading Shropshire legal firm. Tania McGee, an experienced commercial property lawyer who joined Wace Morgan Solicitors five years ago, has been promoted. She deals with all aspects… >>MORE

Legal Assistant retires from Wace Morgan

2nd May, 2014

A well-known Shrewsbury legal assistant has retired after almost two decades with a leading local firm. John Pollard has stepped down from the private client department at Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has three offices in… >>MORE

Solicitors’ boost for Shropshire show

28th March, 2014

A leading Shropshire law firm is continuing its valuable support of the county’s arts scene. Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has three offices in Shrewsbury and one in Newtown, provides regular sponsorship for local events, shows… >>MORE

Special twins celebrate

A special set of Shropshire twins have recently celebrated their first birthdays. Isabelle and Evelyn Jones were born either side of midnight last March – making the girls pretty rare. Mum Hannah Jones, a part-time… >>MORE

Legal Executive joins Wace Morgan

27th March, 2014

A former Shrewsbury Magistrates Court officer has been appointed as a legal executive with a law firm in the town. Jonathan Edwards will specialise in administering estates, wills and lasting power of attorney issues at… >>MORE

Newtown trainee qualifies as Solicitor

14th March, 2014

A trainee with a leading local legal firm has qualified as a solicitor. Rachel Mole (27), has trained with Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has an office in Market Street, Newtown, and is now a qualified… >>MORE

Three new recruits at Wace Morgan

27th February, 2014

Three new lawyers have been recruited by an expanding Shropshire law firm. Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has offices in Shrewsbury and Newtown, has taken on the trio to strengthen its team of legal experts. Emma… >>MORE

Law Shop window display wins first prize

18th December, 2013

  The festively-decorated window at our High Street Law Shop was recently awarded first prize in a Shrewsbury competition. The display, which had a theme of ‘Christmas Gifts’, was put together by Louise Jarvis and… >>MORE

New look for legal experts

26th November, 2013

A leading Shropshire solicitors firm has joined forces with two local design agencies to develop a new look. Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has three offices in Shrewsbury and one in Newtown, appointed Carl Jones Design… >>MORE

Sam returns to solicitors

20th November, 2013

Sam Briggs started work at a Shrewsbury solicitors as a work experience pupil a decade ago and has returned to oversee the firm’s communications and marketing activities. Sam has been recruited by Wace Morgan Solicitors,… >>MORE

Boost for spectacular children’s opera event

8th October, 2013

A children’s opera version of the Noah’s Ark story, involving hundreds of Shropshire children, has received a much-needed boost. Shrewsbury legal firm Wace Morgan Solicitors has stepped in to provide valuable sponsorship for the spectacular… >>MORE

New solicitor joins Newtown office

A new solicitor has joined an expanding mid Wales legal firm. Wace Morgan Tomleys Solicitors, which has its offices in Market Street in Newtown, has recruited Andrew Oxenham to its growing team of lawyers. A… >>MORE

Legal firm opens latest office

26th November, 2012

We have officially opened our office in Newtown as part of our expansion plans. Partners at Wace Morgan Tomleys performed a ribbon cutting ceremony to launch the new base in the town’s Market Street and… >>MORE

New Partner joins Wace Morgan

19th September, 2012

Wace Morgan are delighted to announce the appointment of a new partner. Fiona Barnes has been recruited by Wace Morgan Solicitors’ Shrewsbury office, where she will head up one of the region’s largest private client… >>MORE