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Posted: 19th March 2018 by Trevor Worth
This Founder was a true inspiration in life and upon his passing... https://www.thelocal.se/20180313/half-of-ikea-founder-kamprads-fortune-to-be-given-away    
Posted: 2nd March 2018 by Portcullis Legals
On January 19th 2018, Portcullis Legals put on a 'Thank You' lunch at The Duke of Cornwall to mark our 30th Anniversary. The team wanted to mark MD Trevor Worths 30 years in the sector in a special way so we organised a two course meal, incredible cupcakes created by Cupcake Cotty and invited all those who have helped and supported us through the last 30 years, with a total of...
Snowy Footsteps Portcullis
Posted: 8th February 2018 by Portcullis Legals
One of the reasons we enjoy working in the industry that we work in is because of the people we know we are helping, and the peace of mind we are providing. It's a privilege, not a job Read through a poignant blog our MD wrote at the beginning of the week... https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/its-privilege-job-trevor-worth-mba-tep/?trackingId=yesBct%2BoW49OJktF1W7%2BaQ%3D%3D 
Posted: 31st January 2018
The Plymouth based law firm Portcullis Legals are pleased to announce that Marina Leadbetter has been awarded an MBA from Exeter University. The news of this MBA is particularly relevant because it was the law firm themselves that sponsored and supported Marina in her pursuit of her Masters which was in Business Studies with a specialism in innovation and sustainability. A very proud Marina...
Armed Forces Covenant - Proudly Supporting those who serve
Posted: 21st December 2017
A Plymouth-based law firm has evidenced its ongoing commitment to supporting local Armed Forces personnel and their families by entering into a prestigious agreement.   Portcullis Legals has signed the Armed Forces Covenant which means that members of the Armed Forces community can benefit from discounted fees on the firm’s specialist services, which include wills, trusts and powers of...
Posted: 18th December 2017 by Marina Leadbetter
As Christmas draws near and 2017 comes to a close we look back over the last year and the milestones we have reached: In January, we recruited two apprentice students from Plymouth City College, one of whom has already been promoted and offered a full time placement at Portcullis Legals for her outstanding work on the Client Services Team. We launched our new website featuring...
Posted: 6th November 2017 by Marina Leadetter
We have new team members to introduce you to, as well as giving them the opportunity to tell you about their experience at Portcullis Legals so far. The team members make up our Client Services Team, and are on hand to ensure our clients are well looked after and receiving first class service. Let’s introduce them…   Yasmin Serter – Client Services Team Since joining...
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Posted: 30th October 2017 by Marina Leadbetter
MD, Trevor worth has seen this literally hundreds of times over the past three decades and in his role on the Legal Services Board Advisory Panel in London… Buy cheap, you end up buying twice. As highlighted in an articule published in ‘Professional Advisor’ by John Melville Smith, he concludes that getting your Will prepared by a professional is paramount as it ensures the necessary...
Karen Barrett
Posted: 4th October 2017 by Portcullis Legals Ltd
Article Credit to www.professionaladvisor.com Nearly three-quarters (72%) of UK adults aged between 35 and 54 have failed to make a will, research from Unbiased has found. This figure was the most striking from its findings, the adviser directory business suggested, as this age group were most likely to have dependants and other major financial commitments, such as mortgages. More than a...
Posted: 22nd September 2017 by Portcullis Legals Ltd
MD, Trev and our Ops Director Marina were invited to a tour of the brand new Plymouth City College STEM building on Thursday (21st September 2017). The £13m building is a regional Centre of Excellence for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) offering a huge range of facilities for students to study, relax and socialise. Trev and Marina were given a tour of building with...