15 Nov


Hanne & Co is delighted to announce that it is listed in The UK Legal 500 as a recommended Leading Firm for its public and

12 Oct

Roman Abramovich fails to sell £1 billion shares in Russian Mining company due to misinterpretation of a Shareholders’ Agreement

The High Court has ruled that Crispian Investments Limited (“Crispian”), a company ultimately owned by Roman Abramovich and Alexander Abramov jointly, was precluded from selling

05 Oct


Any business can be sold in some way or other in the market, even if it is underperforming or deemed unattractive. The key objective is

13 Sep

How to maximise the sales value of your business- Seminar 18th October 2018

On 18th October 2018, Alex O’Leary of our Company and Commercial department will be a guest speaker at a seminar hosted by Business Coach, Susan

13 Sep

Charity Quiz for CALM

After weeks of apprehension, preparation and excitement, the Hanne & Co charity pub quiz had finally arrived. On the evening of Thursday 6th September, the

03 Sep

Buying or Selling a Business- How much are the legal fees?

Commercial Department Buying or Selling a Business How much are the legal fees? by Alex O’Leary, Solicitor, Commercial Department E: alex.oleary@hanne.co.uk T: 0207 228 0017

30 Aug

The Difficulties of Divorce – Owens v Owens Case Update

Family Law Department In May 2015, Trini Owens initiated divorce proceedings against her husband of 34 years, Hugh Owens. Mrs Owens petitioned on the basis

14 Aug

Employer’s vicarious liability

Employment Law Department With increasing scrutiny over the work status of workers and independent contractors following high profile cases involving Uber and Pimlico Plumbers, there

10 Jul

Discover the true value of your business- Seminar 18th July 2018

Next Wednesday 18th July 2018, Hanne & Co’s Company and Commercial department will be hosting a seminar on the topic of private business valuation. Understanding

11 Jun

Women in Law – South London Junior Lawyers

On the 16 May 2018 a group of female solicitors, trainee solicitors and paralegals from Hanne & Co attended the South London Junior Lawyers’ Division

11 Jun

Shard I stay or Shard I go: An Evening with Hanne & Co in the City

Last Tuesday saw Hanne and Co host an exciting multi-industry networking night at The Shard in the City of London. The evening, which was run

01 Jun

Hanne trainees talk to Oxford Law Society

Two of our trainees, Vanessa Asante and Daniel Gray, were recently invited by the Oxford Law Society to discuss alternatives to corporate and commercial law.

31 May

London Legal Walk

On Monday 21 May 2018 seven Hanne & Co employees left Battersea to join 13,000 walkers on the London Legal Walk. The walk consisted of

19 May

GDPR The 800-pound gorilla or much ado about nothing.

Friday, 25 May 2018 sees the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulations which will apply to organisations and businesses in the UK. As the

03 May

London Legal Walk 2018

Hanne & Co is proudly walking the London Legal Walk on the 21st May 2018. Over 10,000 lawyers will be participating in the Walk to

24 Apr

The end of another successful fundraising year

We have reached the end of another fundraising year, with Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust as our charity of the year for 2017-2018. We have held-

12 Apr

CALM chosen as Hanne & Co’s Charity of the Year

The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) will be Hanne and Co’s charity of the year for 2018. CALM is an award-winning charity dedicated to preventing male

12 Apr

Michael Brierley – welcomed to the partnership

Hanne and Co. are delighted to announce that Michael Brierley has accepted the role of Partner from 1st April 2018. Michael joined Hanne & Co.

07 Apr


Have you noticed the number of runners out on the streets and around the parks seems to have increased recently and they are all looking

28 Mar

Training Contracts 2019

Hanne & Co is an excellent place to start your career. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional training opportunities. Our ‘hands-on’ approach is invaluable and

25 Mar

Family Arbitration – an alternative to the Courts

Arbitration became available for resolving family matters in 2012 – since then, there has been a growing appetite amongst family practitioners and clients to engage

02 Mar

Not just carrot cake, Lilly Pavlovic’s carrot cake…

There was certainly much love in the air this Valentine’s day. From rich, fudge-styled chocolate brownies to fluffy, comforting banana bread. However, it was Lilly

01 Mar


In a move intended to address gender pay imbalances in the workplace, on 6 April 2017 the government brought into force legislation which requires large

25 Jan

Purchasing a Company- Didn’t Get What You Were Expecting?

Buying or Selling a Business Didn’t Get What You Were Expecting? by Alex O’Leary, Solicitor, Commercial Department E: alex.oleary@hanne.co.uk T: 0207 228 0017    

17 Jan

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)- Key Changes to Data Protection Law

Data protection law in the UK is currently governed by the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) however, the DPA will be superseded by the GDPR

11 Jan

Parental orders for surrogate parents – a change is coming

The current law in the UK provides that only couples who have had a child through a surrogate may apply for parental orders. The surrogate