Richard Howe, Partner and personal injury specialist with leading Welsh law firm Peter Lynn and Partners has completed a ‘Bike & Boot’ challenge with four other fundraisers in aid of Ruhija Little Angels Orphanage and School in Uganda.
Richard, who is based out of the Pontardawe office of Peter Lynn and Partners, cycled from Clydach to Llanberis over two days before ascending Mount Snowdon on the third day which proved to be testing on both body and mind.
Mr Howe commented “Whilst the three days were challenging physically, the reason we were doing it kept us motivated and focused throughout”.
The beneficiaries of the challenge, an orphanage and school in a small village in Uganda, were introduced to Richard a few months earlier by Andrea Rauprich-Kaufhold during a networking breakfast in the Swansea Valley.
Andrea, who represents the Ugandan orphanage in the UK, has been raising funds for the African community since a…
South West Wales law firm Peter Lynn and Partners is proud to announce its sponsorship deal with invitational seven-a-side rugby team, Carmarthenshire Warriors.
The team, who compete in an international fixture list throughout the summer, feature a number of experienced as well as up and coming names in sevens rugby for both men and women.
Arwel Davies, Manager of the team commented “We rely on the support of local businesses to help with team costs and to have a firm such as Peter Lynn and Partners on board is a very welcome addition”.
Continuing the support of grass roots sport, the deal…
The country is still reeling from the outcome of ‘Brexit’ however whilst there is still widespread uncertainty, there may be opportunities in the commercial property market – especially for cash buyers.
At Peter Lynn & Partners, we have a dedicated commercial property team who have evaluated the options for property developers and have identified a means to raise funds from private investors.
Our approach minimises the costs associated with legal structures and not only enables us to respond quickly but reduces the time you spend identifying and negotiating with prospective investors allowing you…
To meet the ever-changing needs of the marketplace Peter Lynn & Partners have designed a bespoke Human Resources support plan – The Guardian Scheme.
The scheme addresses both the legal and human resource requirements of a business as well as health and safety advice as an affordable optional extra.
Stuart Atherton, Senior Partner commented “by addressing both functions we can protect and support our clients while maximising the potential of their greatest asset – their people; and allowing them to concentrate on doing what they do best – running their business”.
The scheme is applicable to a wide range of businesses across…
Restructuring businesses is something that frequently hits the headlines when a business is bought or sold but it is not something that is often considered when there is a marital breakdown.
Sara Plant, Partner and divorce specialist at Peter Lynn & Partners commented, “A family enterprise can be established in many different ways and this will have a direct impact on how the business is dealt with during a marital breakdown. The family business is not shielded from the proceedings, even if one partner has nothing to do with the actual business”.
Sara recommends considering the following situations:
Management Buy Outs (MBOs) are in the news again with the announcement that senior staff at TATA Steel Works in Port Talbot are putting together a buyout plan.
Whilst this is encouraging news for both the workers and their families, it needs to be noted that MBOs are not just for large, multi-million pound companies.
MBOs are a great way for businesses of all sizes to plan for succession in particular those businesses that are family run or have a very small team of Directors.
A well structured MBO can make it possible for business owners to have peace of mind that…
One of South Wales’ largest law firms Peter Lynn and Partners has sponsored Wales Minor Counties Cricket (Wales MC).
The team, which was set up to assist aspiring cricketers on their journey to the professional leagues, relies heavily on sponsorship for a wide range of essentials that otherwise would be a major challenge.
Head Coach and ex-Glamorgan Medium-Pace Bowler Darren Thomas commented, “Peter Lynn and Partners have been a key sponsor of the side for a number of years and without their support, the team would have to cover all costs themselves which would make it difficult to run”.
Attracting the best…