York employment solicitor welcomes removal of “unlawful” tribunal fees, but warns businesses of a rise in claims

4 Aug 2017

Jo Yeates, Head of Employment Law at Hethertons Solicitors, has welcomed the Supreme Court’s ruling on Employment Tribunal fees, and warned that some businesses will need to be much more careful in future to prevent claims. Recently, in the case


York lawyers welcome experienced local employment solicitor to its team

19 Jul 2017

David Scott has been appointed as a Senior Associate within Hethertons highly-regarded employment team. He is well connected to the City of York, having been elected as a councillor and acted as Under Sheriff. He is also a member of


Hethertons proudly sponsors The Press Business Awards for sixth year running

13 Jul 2017

As long-term supporters of The Press Business Awards, Hethertons Solicitors are once again looking forward to see who will be named Small Business of the Year. The York and Boroughbridge-based legal firm has a long association with the awards, having


Self-employed workers and businesses need to be prepared for change following Government review, according to top York solicitor

11 Jul 2017

One of York’s leading law firms Hethertons Solicitors is encouraging businesses and self-employed workers to take note of the Government’s review of the so-called ‘gig economy, which is due to be released today. The Taylor Report has carefully reviewed the


Top local solicitors congratulate apprentice

19 Jun 2017

Hethertons Solicitors is delighted to announce that one of our apprentices at the firm’s Boroughbridge office has passed her qualification with flying colours. Megan Richardson, from Harrogate, has received the City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Legal Administration. Megan


Hethertons steps in to lend a helping hand to users of Citizens Advice York

16 Jun 2017

One of York’s leading law firm Hethertons Solicitors is to host free employment law drop-in sessions after hearing about the plight of Citizens Advice York. The local bureau has been forced to halve the number of drop-in session it can


Local solicitors lend their support to charity festival TrustFest

5 Jun 2017

One of York’s leading law firms Hethertons Solicitors has been announced as a sponsor of TrustFest – a new local festival. The family fun day, which is due to be held at The Red Lion in Boroughbridge Road, York on


Poppleton Beer Festival gains support from top local solicitors

12 May 2017

The popular annual Poppleton Beer Festival will go with a fizz this year thanks to support from one of York’s leading legal firms, Hethertons Solicitors. This is the second year in a row that the law practice, which has offices


Special Olympics bowling event comes to York with help of Hethertons

8 May 2017

Competitors from across the region will be taking part in the Special Olympics’ Yorkshire & Humberside Regional Short Mat Carpet Bowls Competition sponsored by Hethertons Solicitors. The event, due to be held on 20 May 2017 at New Earswick and


Hethertons Solicitors celebrate 70 years in York

5 May 2017

Founded in 1947, Hethertons Solicitors has been providing high quality legal advice to clients across Yorkshire for 70 years. While they have moved several times and expanded significantly during this time, including the opening of an office in Boroughbridge, the