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Oldham Business Awards open for nomination again

Richard Eastwood
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Oldham Business Awards open for nominations again As autumn approaches, the new term is upon us it’s time to consider entering the Oldham Business Awards or nominate a colleague, client or supplier The Oldham Business Awards now in their twelfth...

Every Dog has their Day (in court)

Christopher Burke
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It was a good day at the office, or should that be in court recently when one of our team reunited a man with a long lost family pet. Crowd-funding paid the legal costs and we were overjoyed to see our client, Richard Howard, back with his border collie...

Client Satisfaction is central to what we do - and why we want to improve!

Christopher Burke
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Looking after our clients' needs is central to what we do and to keep on doing it well we need your help.   It’s why we look after second and third generations and why by far the bulk of new clients come to us through recommendations, but we...

Top Accolade & Bumper Year of Business

Joanne Ormston
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Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers have this week reported continued growth in the £4.1 million business and on top of that have secured the Law Society’s legal practice quality mark, Lexcel for the 17th consecutive year. Only 10% of UK...

Women are Empowered in 100 year Anniversary

Joanne Ormston
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2019 is a landmark year for female lawyers as it’s 100 years since the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act was passed and what better time to recognise this than this Friday International Women’s Day (March 8th) This paved the way for women to...

Christmas Comes Early

Bridget Batty
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Santa paid an early visit to our Queen Street offices today when he came to collect food parcels for the Oldham Foodbank.  In his role-reversal visit Santa collected boxes and sacks of goodies from our staff in readiness for the festive season. Over...

Solicitors celebrate the season by supporting local causes

Suzanne Wright
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Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers' staff better not forget their foodbank donations and #sillysanta costumes and I’m telling you why - Oldham Food Bank and Action Oldham need donations to support our town. On Friday 14th December, the team...

Proud To Be Headline Sponsors of Oldham Business Awards

Richard Eastwood
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We are proud to announce that we are the headline sponsors of the Oldham Business Awards 2019. Entering their 11 years, the awards attract scores of entries each year from all sectors of the Oldham business community and culminate each year in a gala dinner...

Give Your Business a Boost and Join #profoldham

Suzanne Wright
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Only a week to go until the next Professional Oldham event, tickets are going well and so we would encourage businesses to sign up now as it promises to be a good night. The group always try to offer something different with the events, whether it’s...

Pearson welcome young members of the NCS

Dave Meredith
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Pearson were delighted to welcome young members of the National Citizens Service to our offices, and support them in their charitable endeavours last week. The National Citizens Service provides a 3-4 week experience for 15 to 17 year-olds, aiming to...

Braced for Growth after Best Year Ever

Joanne Ormston
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Celebrating our best financial year to date, Pearson’s are looking to capitalise on this success, expand into bigger premises and take on new staff. For the fifth successive year we have increased turnover to an all-time high of over £4.1million...

Pearsons braced for growth after 'best year ever' says Partner

Suzanne Wright
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Another Year of Growth For Oldham Solicitors Oldham Law Firm, Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers celebrated it best financial year to date and is looking to capitalise on its success, expand into bigger premises and take on new staff. The firm, with...

Solicitors and Staff Scale Snowdon for Charity

Ian Wolstenhulme
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Our support for Action Oldham is on a bit of a roll at the moment and about to hit its highest peak as we set off to Snowdon. Thanks to the generosity of clients and friends of the firm we have recently reached our £1000 target in our #zipwire...

INSIGHT: CYCLE Charity Challenge Is An Olympic Effort For Local Lawyer

Michael Pitt
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A LOCAL lawyer is aiming to raise money for charity in a gruelling cycle race around the Olympic time trial route in London. Michael Pitt, Partner at Oldham firm Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers, is in serious training for the Ride London100...

Christmas fun to raise funds for local charities

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Trolley Dash to Oldham Food Bank We’re supporting the Oldham Food Bank this year and are busy collecting food stuffs in each of our offices.  The highlight will be a trolley dash to ferry the items to the food bank on Friday, 11 th ...

INSIGHT: Christmas Spirit Comes early to Oldham Solicitors

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The Christmas Spirit has come early to staff at Pearson Solicitors in Oldham as they are busy doing extra shopping in the run up to December 25 th in aid of the Oldham Food Bank. Staff are popping one or two items into their weekly shop and collecting it...

Pearson Sponsors Dr Kershaw's Duck race

Suzanne Wright
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Pearson’s are proud to sponsor the Dr Kershaw’s Duck race this weekend   Saturday, August 22, 2015 12:00pm  3:00pm Chadderton Hall Park   On Saturday the 22nd of August 2015, thousands of rubber ducks...

INSIGHT: Manchester Evening News - A Coffee With: Joanne Ormston, Pearson Solicitors

Joanne Ormston
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The partner and practice manager says a sharp suit and a skinny latte keep her on top of her game What is your business motto? Whatever you choose to do, make sure you’re the best at it. Having a forward-thinking approach is the only way to stay...

INSIGHT: Pearson Trebles its Property Team After Year of Sustained Growth

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Pearson has trebled the size of its property team following a year of sustained growth. On the back of a 50 per cent growth in revenue last year, our property team has grown from 3 to 9 after recruiting additional support and promotions from within the...

Solicitors Dust off Football Boots To Fundraise For Mens Cancer

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A team of wannabe footballers from Pearson’s are dusting off their boots and playing in a fundraising event on Sunday June 14 th in aid of testicular cancer. The team are helping BaggyTrousers UK which was formed in May 2014 after 23 year old Jack...

Taking Care and Taking Control of your Future

Suzanne Wright
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Dr Kershaw’s Hospice, domicillary care team Caremark and Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers, joined forces in a recent ‘Taking Care’ informative afternoon as part of National Carer’s Week and were praised by the Mayor of...

Lucky For Some - Industry Excellence Award to Pearson Solicitors for 13th Time

Joanne Ormston
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Thirteen has proved a lucky number for the team at Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers when they were awarded the Lexcel accreditation for the 13 th time.  The firm, with offices in Oldham, Ashton and Hollinwood, are one of the few in the North...

INSIGHT: Pearson Expands After Another Year of Growth

Suzanne Wright
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Pearson is celebrating another year of growth with a new office opening next month. The firm has maintained its turnover above the £3m mark for the third successive year and is now investing in larger premises to expand its services in the developing...

Pearson Solicitors Commercial team Supports One Oldham Business Awards

Richard Eastwood
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Once again Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers are proud to be supporting the Oldham Business Awards. We won Business of the Year in 2013 and last year followed up this success with our Partner Joanne Ormston being awarded Business Woman of the...

INSIGHT: New Look Law Firm in Landmark Building

Suzanne Wright
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  Ashton Solicitors Expanding A landmark building has a new lease of life with the expansion of Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers in Ashton, bringing high quality legal services to the developing St Petersfield area. We already have an...

INSIGHT: Pearson Helps Create An Environment For 4d Creative Growth

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Pearson client 4D creative, the Media City-based immersive environment specialists, joined dementia experts from around the world in Belfast recently as part of the Ideas Lab programme. The Ideas Lab aims to improve the way that the health and care sectors...

INSIGHT: Pearson Sets It Sights On Commercial Growth With New Appointments

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Pearson Solicitors has expanded its commercial arm to bring increased resources to its property, litigation and debt recovery teams following continued growth. The firm, which has three offices across North Manchester and employs 57 staff, has recruited...

Pearson Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support

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Pearson staff took part in the Worlds’ Biggest Coffee Morning today in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. This is cause close to the heart of staff at the Oldham firm and clients, staff and invited guests tucked into brownies, cupcakes and tuck shop...

Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers Supporting Saddleworth Concerts

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Supporting music in Saddleworth is essential to enable future talent to blossom and for the forthcoming season Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers will be supporting the Saddleworth Concert Society as the main sponsors. The aim of the Society is to...

INSIGHT: Michael Pitt's Pedal Power for Charity

Michael Pitt
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HOT on the pedals of the Tour de Yorkshire and the Tour de France, Pearson’s very own Michael Pitt once more took part in a summer challenge and along with 20,000 others took part in the Ride London 100 mile bike ride challenge to raise money for...

Top Accolade for Pearson Solicitors and Fnancial Advisers

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Oldham law firm Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers celebrated yet another year of success after being awarded the prestigious Lexcel quality mark for the 12th year running. After an exhaustive and detailed inspection of their files and office...

INSIGHT: Pearson Partner, Joanne Ormston, is Awarded Business Woman of the Year 2014

Joanne Ormston
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Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers’ first female partner, Joanne Ormston, was awarded Business Woman of the Year 2014 on Friday at the Oldham Business Awards at a packed dinner at the Queen Elizabeth Hall. Joanne, 34, joined the Queen Street...

Two experienced lawyers join Pearson Solicitors

Suzanne Wright
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  TWO new members of staff have joined Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers as part of the award-winning firm’s expansion. Solicitor Helen Law, who has over 20 years experience has joined the Private Client team and Oldham-born solicitor...