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It is a well-known fact for most practitioners, despite Northern Ireland being part of the United Kingdom, it is a distinct legal jurisdiction with its own land registration system.
The Mills Selig insurance litigation team can assist and advise on all your commercial insurance queries.
The integration of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors into business operations has emerged as a crucial strategy for organisations striving for long-term success.
The introduction of the register by The Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022 required all overseas entities owning UK real estate to sign up to the ROE maintained by Companies House.
Mills Selig has today announced further expansion of its legal team with the promotion and recruitment of expert lawyers.
The renovation plans reflect the firm’s commitment to remain local, keeping its roots firmly in Belfast, whilst also operating across multiple jurisdictions.
Mills Selig’s Private Client team has once again been ranked in the distinguished Chambers and Partners High Net Worth Guide 2023.
Estate Planning is a way in which we can prepare for the inevitable, safe in the knowledge that our assets will be distributed in accordance with our wishes.
Mills Selig was delighted to advise on all Northern Irish aspects of the sale of Boojum to the Azzuri Group – working closely with Byrne Wallace and Renatus Capital.
The Mills Selig insurance litigation team can assist and advise on all your commercial insurance queries.
A will is a legal document that sets out how the assets in your estate, including all property and investments, will be distributed on your death.
Employees from local law firm Mills Selig took part in both the London and Belfast marathons in the past couple of weeks in aid of our new charity for 2023, Dementia NI – raising over £1200.
Mark Thompson, Senior Associate at Mills Selig discusses the Defamation Act (Northern Ireland) 2022 as we approach the anniversary of the passage of this significant bill through the Assembly
Members of the Mills Selig team will be taking part in London Marathon and Belfast Marathon in the coming weeks to raise vital funds for Dementia NI
The Windsor Framework was announced on 27 February 2023 by UK Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak and Ursula von der Leyen, EU Commission President. This amended the previously agreed set of trading arrangements particular to Northern Ireland following Brexit, known as the Northern Ireland Protocol.
Kathryn McIvor, Solicitor at Mills Selig discusses the latest update from the Bankruptcy Court in regards to Creditor Winding Up Petitions.
An Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA) is a legal document that enables you to choose a person/persons to deal with your property and affairs.
Mills Selig’s Private Client team are renowned for their skill, guidance and expertise in all matters of private client law.
X29 Secondary Option Clauses concern one of the most topical issues in the construction industry – climate change.
Richard Craig, Partner and Head of Restructuring & Insolvency at Mills Selig discusses the latest update from DfE in regards to Creditor Winding Up Petitions.
In 2016 the Tate Modern Art Gallery opened a public viewing gallery. This provided not only panoramic views of London, but also a birds-eye view into the lives of residents from the adjacent luxury glass-fronted flats. Much to their annoyance.
Aveen McGahon looks at the recently announced Statement of Intent by the Department of Economy NI and the Crown Estate as they signal their commitment towards establishing offshore wind leasing for Northern Ireland
Andrew Edwards, Solicitor within the Employment team at Mills Selig discusses the cancellation of proposed IR35 changes, what this means and who is affected.
Shortlists revealed for upcoming Insider Media Northern Ireland Dealmakers Awards
A recent court case in London has highlighted the importance of providing accurate information when preparing Replies to Commercial Property Standard Enquiries during property transactions
Mills Selig and clients raise a toast to the haggis in celebration of Burns Night.
“At a time when the cost of living and energy crises rage on, climate catastrophe looms large, and the new Climate Change Act (Northern Ireland) 2022 requires a huge decrease in carbon emissions by 2030; it would be logical to think that we would be doing all we can here to encourage the development of greener, cheaper, renewable energy”
The deadline to register in the Register of Overseas Entities is fast approaching. Overseas entities caught by the new rules must register by 31 January 2023
The Bankruptcy and Companies Master’s Court has published an update in relation to ‘New Creditors’ Winding up Petitions’.
I have finally been permitted to put on the Christmas tunes, and first on my festive playlist happens to be Mariah’s ubiquitous “All I want for Christmas is You!”. It will surely be among the most played on the airwaves once again this year.
Mills Selig is delighted to have advised the shareholders of Enisca Group on the sale of their business to Renew Holdings PLC.
Mills Selig was delighted to support the acquisition of PIS (Ireland) by LCM Environmental
Mills Selig is pleased to officially launch its 2023 Training Contract opportunity with applications available via its website
Applying for a training contract can be a daunting process – competition for training contracts is higher than ever and firms are challenging applicants to make their application stand out as best they can.
A recent Open Letter from the Competition and Markets Authority (“CMA”) is a timely reminder to the competitive grocery market that they haven’t gone away!
Mills Selig continues to grow with the appointment of three new solicitors across their corporate, litigation and climate and energy teams.
On Thursday 8 September Mills Selig welcomed clients and associates from businesses across Northern Ireland to its second young professional event of the year, ‘Yo-Pro Comedy Night’
Mills Selig retains ‘Top Tier’ and ‘Leading Firm’ status in the latest Legal 500 rankings
Northern Ireland Housing Executive has announced a new policy coming into effect on 1 October 2022 which will enable owners of former NIHE flats to extend the term of their Lease.
In a bid to boost growth and to help house buyers, Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng has unveiled in today’s mini-budget a permanent and immediate reduction of Stamp Duty Land Tax
This guidance replaces the guidance for Bankruptcy and Companies Masters Courts
that was published in May 2022.
Mills Selig has announced the expansion of its Climate and Energy team with the recruitment of Aveen McGahon as a Solicitor upon her qualification in September.
Mills Selig’s Private Client team has once again been ranked in the distinguished Chambers and Partners High Net Worth Guide 2022.
I do enjoy when the one of my passions (in this case musical theatre) throws up an interesting legal point. I therefore read with interest the particulars of a claim recently filed in the US by Netflix against the song writing duo ‘Barlow & Bear’, who created (in real time, on social media) a concept album based quite blatantly on the hit TV series Bridgerton.
A step towards transparency in UK land ownership.
Over recent years, there has been growing concern about the lack of transparency of UK land ownership.
On Thursday 30 June, Mills Selig welcomed clients and associates from businesses across Northern Ireland to their young professional event to play a much-anticipated game of bingo.
#RenewIn2022 with Mills Selig #YourLegalTeam
The court has confirmed that they will be accepting new creditor petitions from 5 September 2022
Mills Selig was named ‘Corporate Law Firm of the Year’ by Insider Media at the 2022 Dealmaker Awards.
Mills Selig has been presented with the Bronze Diversity Mark by Diversity Mark Northern Ireland in recognition of the law firm’s ongoing commitment to gender equality.
Mills Selig is delighted to announce the promotion of Darren Marley to Partner at the firm.
The Belfast Marathon is this weekend and Mills Selig’s Fiona McFall and John Quinn are in top shape and ready to take on the challenge in support of our wonderful charity Angel Wishes NI.
Chris Guy, Managing Partner and Head of Corporate at Mills Selig has been awarded ‘Dealmaker of the Year’ at the Insider Northern Ireland Dealmakers Awards 2021.
Fiona McFall, Head of Private Client and Partner at Mills Selig has been ranked Band 2 by Chamber and Partners in the High Net Worth Guide 2021 for the third year running.
On Friday 18 June the team at Mills Selig once again pulled on their cycling gear and completed a six hour spin-a-thon for our new charity – Angel Wishes NI, raising the hefty sum of £750!
Mills Selig advise PowerOn Technologies, trading as The Electric Storage Company on its latest funding investment round.
Elisa Lewis has been announced as the joint winner of the ‘Best Individual Contribution’ award by the People in Law Awards. The accolade was given in recognition of the...
Office Manager for Mills Selig, Elisa Lewis, has been shortlisted by the People in Law Awards in recognition of her outstanding performance and exceptional commitment to the Mills Selig team. Office...
Hospitality & Leisure Re-Boot – A Chance to Review Your Business to Ensure a Sustainable and Successful Future
With the full reopening of the hospitality and leisure sector on 24 May 2021 , the team at Mills Selig are working with a range of clients in the hospitality and tourism sector to ensure a sustainable and successful future.
Mills Selig, a leading corporate and commercial law firm in Northern Ireland, has announced the promotion of two of its Senior Associates to Partner.
Mills Selig, a leading corporate and commercial law firm in Northern Ireland, has become the official legal patron of the Construction Employers Federation (CEF) it has today been announced.
Mills Selig was delighted to advise Galgorm Collection, which owns the world-renowned Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort and a number of other properties across Belfast and Antrim, on the purchase of the historic, four-star luxury hotel The Old Inn, Crawfordsburn in a multi-million-pound deal.
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