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The MKB four Sundays of Advent

Here at MKB we do lots of little fundraising things over the course of the year. We have a charity tuck shop where staff can get their mid-afternoon sugar kick for a donation, we do bake sales here and there, sometimes a raffle. Lots of little things, but it adds up. We used to choose

2023 Christmas Tree Festival

Proud to support St Mary’s Church Christmas Tree Festival which is part of the Barnsley Bright Nights event 2023. What a fantastic job Dodworth Rainbows, Brownies & Guides have done of decorating our Christmas tree!

Leading the way in Commercial Law

In the dynamic field of Commercial Law, two outstanding individuals are leading the way at MKB Solicitors LLP. With Harjit Singh as Partner and Head of the Commercial Department and Rebecca Jones as Partner, clients can be assured of top-tier legal expertise, pragmatic solutions, approachable guidance, and a commitment to their success. Harjit’s leadership is

Promotion at MKB

MKB Solicitors LLP has recently promoted leading family law Solicitor, Rachael Burley, to the role of Partner and Head of Family Law. With 17 years’ experience as a family lawyer within the Yorkshire region and having spent the last 4 years at MKB as a Senior Solicitor, Rachael is ideally placed to lead the Family Law

Celebrating 50 Years at MKB

We have marked a monumental achievement today at MKB as Pat Fox, our long serving Assistant in Commercial Property, has hit 50 years’ service with the firm. Starting in June 1973, Pat has loyally dedicated her career to MKB ever since, largely working alongside former Senior Partner, David Wright. Pat has been integral to the

David Wright Bids Farewell

Today marks the end of an illustrious career as David Wright retires from MKB. After over 50 years, most of which at the helm as Senior Partner, David bids farewell to MKB and the legal profession. David has led MKB, formerly Mills Kemp and Brown, for over 5 decades with distinction whilst practising as a

Half of Brits have not made a Will

According to a study conducted by Will Aid in 2017 a staggering 51% of British adults confirmed that they had not prepared a Will.[i] Previous reasons for not preparing a Will as recorded by Will Aid are as follows:[ii] Haven’t got around to it Nothing of value to be inherited Too young to make a

National Apprenticeship Week 6th – 12th February

To celebrate and promote National Apprenticeship Week we want to highlight the success MKB has had in recruiting apprentices into our firm and how that has created careers in the legal industry for the hard-working individuals that have joined us, as well as benefitting our firm by establishing our next generation of talent. Here at