Chambers 2019

Chambers 2019

Once again several of our departments and solicitors have been recognised in the annual rankings from Chambers & Partners. The family team are one of only two companies listed as Band 1 for Newcastle with 4 solicitors gaining individual rankings. Managing Partner...
Top Solicitors in Newcastle

Top Solicitors in Newcastle

David Gray Solicitors has once again been ranked as a Top Tier firm in the prestigious Legal 500 2019 directory. The Family and Crime teams were ranked as Tier 1 departments in the North of England category. The crime team are recognised in both the fraud and general...
They don’t look old enough!

They don’t look old enough!

Three of our Partners celebrate their 20 year anniversary of working at David Gray this month. Elspeth Thomson (Family), Brian Hegarty (Crime) and Cliff Veitch (Property) joined the firm in 1998 and have seen a huge number of changes across their two decades with the...
Will I have to sell my home to pay for my care fees?

Will I have to sell my home to pay for my care fees?

As we get older it is often a worry about how we will be cared for and how this will be paid for.  As many people own their own home, when they move into a care home it can be a worry as to whether their home must be sold.  We will take a look at the process and the...
Top marks for David Gray from Chambers & Partners

Top marks for David Gray from Chambers & Partners

On 2nd November 2017 Chambers & Partners, the leading independent guide to rating Solicitors and Law Firms in the UK announced their annual rankings. David Gray Solicitors LLP retained Band 1 rankings for their Family and Crime Teams. Ranked Lawyers included...
Family Mediation

Family Mediation

Sadly a great deal is expected from separating and divorcing couples, often at the most challenging and difficult time in their lives. The ending of a relationship is very often experienced by those involved as a trauma and a  bereavement. We know that “typical”...
Released under Investigation

Released under Investigation

Contact our crime department 24/7 on 07764929487 or call our specialist police station adviser Hannah Mostoufi during office hours on  0191 243 8148 “You’re being released without bail… but remain under investigation”. “So, what happens now?”, you may ask. This is an...
Can I make an electronic will?

Can I make an electronic will?

Making a will is one of those things that we all know we should do, but many of us don’t. It has been suggested by the Law Society that a staggering 40% of adults in England and Wales die without having made a will. In our experience, the main reason clients say they...
Beyond letter writing…

Beyond letter writing…

Alex Davies from Cripps takes a light hearted look at an innovative workshop ran by Mary Shaw from David Gray Solicitors and Georgie Hall from Prettys at the 2017 Resolution conference.  Alex states ‘The world is changing in front of us. And perhaps it’s...