Values & Culture
Our Vision is:
Myers Lister Price Solicitors is based in Altrincham, providing a full range of services to private and commercial clients. We have the time to listen, understand and deliver innovative solutions to our clients needs.
Our team consists of highly skilled ex-city centre partners and solicitors in the centre of commercial Altrincham. We take a hands-on approach to client matters, we understand that for some clients it is daunting to see a solicitor and so put our clients at ease to make them feel at home here.
Our lawyers have direct dial numbers, we answer our calls and with a state of the art case management system, this enables anyone in the firm to give clients factual information about their case ensuring we are always there for our clients.
We understand that clients want to pay for real progress, with this in mind we manage expectation to ensure clients pay for progress and not work in progress. We are skilled at providing realistic cost estimates. We write in clear English so that our clients understand and know what we expect in terms of instruction & communication.
Our partners have a strong commercial acumen and understand the needs of owner managers, we are owner managers ourselves with similar issues, along with understanding the needs of Entrepreneurs who do not want the legal process to get in the way. Committed to Lexcel, we seek out and achieve accreditation in many of the areas we practice.
Latest MLP Solicitors News
- April 16th, 2014Top Tips for Terms and Conditions
How long has it been since you last reviewed your terms and conditions? Are you using them properly? Could they leave your business wide open to dispute? Here are our … Read more
- April 11th, 2014Employment law news round up
From statutory sick pay no longer being recoverable for employers, to France banning work emails after 6pm, here is a quick round up of the some of the key talking … Read more
- April 8th, 2014Is it necessary to appoint professional executors in your Will?
An executor is a person who handles an estate when a person passes away. This means they contact various financial institutions to notify them of a death, close bank accounts, … Read more
- April 7th, 2014A tenth of estates to pay inheritance tax
- April 6th, 2014EU vetoes maternity leave in surrogate cases
The European Court of Justice has ruled against claims for maternity benefits by mothers whose babies were born through surrogacy in two recently announced cases, with the decisions coming weeks … Read more
- April 4th, 2014Trademark dispute
Lush v Amazon in Trademark dispute An underdog win for medium sized business
It’s not often that a medium sized business takes on a huge global corporation and wins, but … Read more
- April 4th, 2014Financial penalties for losing employers
Employment Law Update for the week ending 4 April March 2014 A quick round up of some of the key talking points in employment law for the week ending 4 … Read more
- March 29th, 2014The proactively proportionately perfect way to litigate
So, last week we talked about the 48 hour demand and told you it wouldn’t work if your case is defended. Let’s say your customer owes you £20,000 and defends … Read more
- March 28th, 2014More Women on Boards…and other employment news
Employment Law Update for the week ending 28 March 2014 Here’s our weekly round up of some of the key talking points in employment law for the week ending 28 … Read more
- March 27th, 2014Conscious uncoupling – is it anything new?
With the recent announcement that Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin have decided to separate, a new term has entered the English language – “conscious uncoupling”. There has been much debate … Read more
- March 23rd, 2014MLP Solicitors supports ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon in Trafford
Firm sponsors long distance event for third year Altrincham law firm, MLP Solicitors is once again one of the partner sponsors of the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon in Trafford and … Read more
- March 21st, 2014Chancellor’s pension changes and other news
A quick round up of some of the key talking points in employment law for the week ending 21 March 2014 from employment solicitor, Gareth Matthews. News Chancellor announces pensions … Read more
- March 20th, 2014Top 5 things to consider when buying a business
When you decide to buy a business, it can be a stressful but exciting time and therefore it can be easy to overlook some of the key considerations that are … Read more
- March 18th, 2014Employment tribunals number drops…and other news
Here’s a quick round up of some of the latest key talking points in employment law for the week ending 14 March 2014 from employment solicitor, Gareth Matthews. Employment law … Read more
- March 17th, 2014The Power of the 48 hour DEMAND
- March 12th, 2014Is the world going crazy?
Probably, but let’s enjoy the ride to madness! I’m not going to use this blog to spout about the dumbing down of language – I actually think taking the jargon … Read more
- March 12th, 2014Family law – mediate, don’t litigate!
Family law continues to face many changes in the coming weeks and months. 22 April 2014 sees the launch of The Family Court, replacing the jurisdictions of the Family Proceedings … Read more
- March 12th, 2014What is the Government doing to tackle rogue landlords?
Last month the Government published its policy paper on the review of property conditions in the private rented sector. The discussion document essentially considers what more can be done to … Read more
- March 10th, 2014Why you should have a Lasting Power of Attorney
A woman who sold her elderly mother’s house without any formal authority to do so has been ordered to pay costs by the Court of Protection. This is something that … Read more
- March 7th, 2014Employment law round up
We want to keep all of our clients and contacts aware of changes in legislation or news that could affect them or their own clients in some way. So, here’s … Read more
- March 7th, 2014Mandatory Early Conciliation A Month Away