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COVID-19 Legal Updates

We’ve seen a lot of concern around the effects the Coronavirus will have in the coming months. Our lawyers are providing ongoing updates around how you can prepare as much as possible for what’s ahead. You can also find out about the Howells Coronavirus working policy.


In response to the current crisis and the limited and confusing guidance for business owners, we are offering a fixed fee package to support with implementing the Governments Employee Retention Scheme into your business, and helping you deal with redundancies to protect the future of your business –
Furlough Leave & Redundancy Support Package

Coronavirus & Employment Law – For Employees

Coronavirus & Employment Law – For Business Owners

What exactly does it mean to be placed on ‘Furlough’?

Coronavirus: Help for the self-employed

What is Emergency Volunteering Leave?

Coronavirus – Failing to prepare is preparing to fail

Maternity and Coronavirus SSP

Employment Law Changes – April 2020


Conveyancing Transactions During the Coronavirus COVID-19 Outbreak

Conveyancing Transactions during the COVID-19 outbreak – FAQ’s

Criminal Defence

Courts to continue through COVID-19 outbreak

Employer’s duty to safeguard employees’ mental health

Children Law

Coronavirus and the effects on families and children in care or ongoing care proceedings – FAQ’s

Wills, Trusts & Probate

Coronavirus: Caring for the elderly and vulnerable

A comprehensive guide to the importance of making a Will

What is Probate and why do I need a Solicitor?

Information for People Affected by Dementia during the Coronavirus Outbreak

Making a Will and Lasting Power of Attorney in the time of Coronavirus


Covid-19 and Housing Law

Family Law

Coronavirus likely to spark a rise in Divorce

Domestic Violence Cases during the Coronavirus Outbreak

Sharing custody during the Coronavirus outbreak – Who gets the children?