Hunters’ success in Chambers UK 2019

We are delighted to report that Hunters has once again given a strong performance in the 2019 edition of Chambers and Partners UK, in a range of departments. Three departments are highlighted: Agriculture & Rural Affairs, Family/Matrimonial and Art and Cultural Property with six practitioners being specifically recommended. The Agriculture & Rural Affairs Department is ranked in Band 3,…

Daniel Watson examines the Law Commission’s latest guidance on e-signatures and implications for LPAs in Lawyer Monthly

The Law Commission: E-Signatures Are Equal To Handwritten Ones Daniel Watson, Associate Putting a manuscript signature on important legal documents has a long history. When the Statute of Frauds 1677 stipulated that contracts must exist in writing and also bear a signature, the practice soon became commonplace. But the traditional written signature may soon become…