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The latest news and features from Minster Law and the related industries.

Gold for Mark Mason at the Special Olympics Great Britain

Friday 18th August 2017

Minster Law’s Mark Mason has clinched a gold medal in the boccia singles event at this year’s Special Olympics Great Britain in Sheffield. The administrative assistant, who has a form of autism, was competing at the national summer games on 7-12 August as part of the Yorkshire & Humberside boccia team and won three out […]

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Minster Law launches apprenticeship scheme

Wednesday 16th August 2017

We believe in investing in our people and pride ourselves on providing a positive, supportive working environment with a structured programme of development opportunities. Our new apprenticeship scheme aims to give early learners the opportunity to kick-start their career within the legal industry by enabling them to work alongside our experienced legal professionals who can […]

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Getting back on the road finally becomes reality for biker almost two years after accident

Thursday 10th August 2017

A motorcyclist who rode his bike to work every day until he was involved in an accident almost two years ago has been preparing to get back on the road with the help of an innovative Back to Biking initiative. Dragos Niculae, who was diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) after his accident in […]

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Minster Law helps to make a real difference to the local community

Friday 4th August 2017

Being able to support our local communities is important to everyone at Minster Law and a key part of who we are is our charity and Corporate Social Responsibility commitments. Our dedicated Make a Difference team works with registered charities and groups that help to improve the lives of others through volunteering days, event sponsorship […]

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Go big or go home!

Monday 31st July 2017

Preparations are now well underway for the start of the 2017 Special Olympics and we’re excited to support our own Mark Mason, who is competing with the Yorkshire & Humberside boccia team. Held every four years, the National Summer Games is the country’s largest multi-sports event for athletes with intellectual disabilities, and represents a huge […]

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Minster Law heads to the race track

Tuesday 25th July 2017

Supporting motorcyclists after an accident is at the heart Minster Law’s biking team, which is why five of our employees recently spent the day volunteering with an important biking charity. Craig Croft-Rayner, Tom Beech, Neil Hollingworth, Shairoz Ahmed and Shaun Walker recently joined The Bike Experience at the famous Silverstone racetrack in Northampton to help […]

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Innovative Minster Law programme helps riders get Back to Biking

Tuesday 18th July 2017

Minster Law understands how important being on the road is to their motorcycle clients but recognises that for some riders, getting back on a bike after an accident is not always easy – as well as physical injuries, psychological issues can often play a bigger part in preventing a rider from returning to motorcycling. That’s […]

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Minster Law support enables volunteers to take a break

Wednesday 12th July 2017

Three employees from Minster Law’s learning and development team have marked this year’s National Volunteers Week by giving a local charity’s volunteers a day off. Rachael Adams, Emma Peel and Amanda Hartshorne pledged their support to ageUK Wakefield for the day, enabling the charity’s regular volunteers to have a well-deserved break. National Volunteers Week, which […]

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Feeding time for staff at Minster Law!

Tuesday 11th July 2017

A team of nine employees from Minster Law’s Business Systems department have been helping to support the volunteers at a popular animal charity based in York. Douglas Calvert, Karen Orton, Rebecca Williams, Jeremy Collins, Simon Gallantree, Anthony Willis, Dee Heap, Howard Child and Steve Free spent the day with Nuzzlets, a small sanctuary that provides […]

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Minster Law pledges support to water-based adventure charity

Friday 9th June 2017

While powerboating is a popular pastime for those who love adventure, research by Wetwheels has identified that a significant number of people in wheelchairs are missing out due to a lack of accessible powerboats. That’s why Minster Law has pledged its support to the foundation, which is aiming to raise funds for the provision of […]

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Popular Yorkshire viewing point benefits from new pathways

Monday 5th June 2017

Minster Law employees help North York Moors National Park rangers improve footpath for wheelchair users A team of eight Minster Law employees recently helped two rangers from the North York Moors National Park lay a new footpath at Sutton Bank. The new pathway, which leads from the car park close to the Sutton Bank Visitor […]

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New website reveals truths about personal injury

Tuesday 30th May 2017

A new online resource has been launched to help people affected by personal injury through the recovery process and any challenges they may face. The development of was inspired by one woman’s open and honest blog about her experience of her own personal injury claim, which she pursued after being involved in a serious […]

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Employees get green fingers in support of Mental Health Awareness Week

Wednesday 24th May 2017

Supporting the local community is important to everyone at Minster Law and getting involved in initiatives that really make a difference to people’s lives is a key part of who we are. That’s why our teams in Wakefield, York and London were keen to come together in preparation for Mental Health Awareness Week (8-14 May) […]

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Delivering award-winning training

Thursday 18th May 2017

Investing in our people through training and ongoing development programmes is important to everyone at Minster Law, which is why we were delighted to win the Doctors Chambers Modern Claims Awards’ Outstanding Commitment to Training category at their annual awards ceremony recently. Our commitment to the continual improvement and evolution of our people and processes […]

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Motorcyclist reminds other motorists to stay vigilant this Spring

Wednesday 3rd May 2017

Leicestershire biker’s poignant message coincides with the start of the new motorcycling season As we officially welcome the longer days and lighter nights of the British Summer Time, a Leicestershire motorcyclist is urging other motorists to stay vigilant of the increasing number of motorcycles on the road. The milder weather historically encourages more recreational motorcyclists […]

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Support for St Catherine’s Church and Centre

Wednesday 12th April 2017

Being able to support the local community is important to everyone at Minster Law, which is why volunteering days, charity support initiatives and fundraising is actively encouraged throughout the company. Minster Law’s in-house Make a Difference team works with a number of registered charities and groups that help to improve the lives of others in […]

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Training Contracts: investing in our people

Monday 3rd April 2017

We believe in investing in our people and wherever possible, we look to promote internal staff into emerging roles first. In 2016, 32% of all advertised positions were filled by existing employees and we’re pleased to announce that three Minster Law employees have just been successful in securing Training Contracts with us for 2017. Our Training […]

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The Minster Law bike team gets on two wheels

Monday 27th March 2017

We’re personal injury specialists with specific expertise in road traffic and motorcycle accident claims and have helped more than 660,000 motorists since 2006. More than 99% of our clients are referred to us by insurance partners, so our teams can focus all their efforts on providing quality client service rather than acquisition. When it comes […]

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Minster Law wins second place in fundraising challenge

Thursday 23rd March 2017

Minster Law’s fundraising team has taken second place in the Accumulator Challenge after a month of fundraising for St Leonard’s Hospice. Stephanie Jackson, Emily Mayes, Clare Smeaton, Patrick Musgrave, Marc Massey and Joni Southall beat the ambitious target of £2,500 they set themselves at the start of February by raising a total of £2,555.87 for […]

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Minster Law’s CILEx Academy

Tuesday 21st March 2017

We pride ourselves on providing a structured and supportive programme of development opportunities for our employees and our CILEx Academy is testament to this. Working in partnership with CILEx Law School, the CILEx Academy is designed for employees looking to obtain the CILEx qualification while they work with us. This study is fully funded and […]

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