An examination of director’s duties in light of the VW emissions scandal

10th November 2015

director’s duties

A resignation at the top of VW illustrates the importance of satisfying your duties as a director of a company. Company directors have a duty (amongst others) to be diligent and keep themselves informed of the company’s affairs. When determining … Continue reading


Law firm expands to Bristol

7th October 2015

We’re delighted to announce that our new boutique Bristol office is now open. Based right in the heart of Clifton Village, the team is well placed to advise on a wide range of corporate, commercial, renewables and commercial property matters. … Continue reading


2015 Legal 500 Rankings – Murrell Associates continues to ascend the rankings!

17th September 2015

Murrell Associates is once again delighted to be recognised as a key legal services provider in the South West in the Legal 500 rankings, which were released on 16 September 2015. As well as being recognised for our corporate, commercial … Continue reading


Murrell Associates advise on the sale of Mojo Maritime Limited to James Fisher and Sons plc.

25th August 2015

Murrell Associates was instructed by the shareholders of Mojo Maritime Limited to advise them on the recent sale of the entire issued share capital of Mojo Maritime Limited to James Fisher and Sons plc. Henry Maples, Associate at Murrell Associates … Continue reading


Back to school: Our staff visit aquarium to support University of Plymouth law careers evening

25th March 2015

Three ‘up-and-coming’ professionals from Murrell Associates attended the University of Plymouth law faculty’s ‘cheese and wine’ evening, an opportunity for undergraduate and postgraduate law students to network with the profession and get the inside track on boosting their career prospects. … Continue reading


Cornwall Law Society holds 131st annual dinner

4th March 2015

His Honour Judge Christopher Harvey Clark QC praises the high standards in the profession within Cornwall. The event, held at Newquay’s Hotel Bristol on Friday 27 February 2015, attracted lawyers from the full range of legal disciplines, and from across … Continue reading


Rapid growth as Anthesis Group buys resource experts LRS Consultancy

25th February 2015

Anthesis Group has been growing fast, since its inception 18 months ago, and now has 130 people across Europe, USA, Asia and the Middle East, as well as boasting an impressive client base. The company aims to fill a gap … Continue reading


Experian Deals Review 2014

12th January 2015

Murrell Associates is pleased to be recognised as one of the most active legal advisers in the South West mergers and acquisitions market during 2014 according to a new report compiled by Experian. Murrell Associates is placed fifth equal alongside … Continue reading


Murrell Associates’ expertise secures funding deals for wind farms

12th December 2014

In-depth knowledge of the renewable energy sector, combined with specialist corporate and commercial property expertise, has enabled the South West-based legal team at Murrell Associates to secure prized finance deals for three wind farm projects in north Devon and one … Continue reading


South West UK and Australian Towage fleets combine to form Global Marine Company

12th December 2014

Maritime legal expertise from Westcountry firm Murrell Associates has helped a South West marine company combine its fleet with that of a major Australian firm to operate across the world’s oceans. Brixham and Falmouth-based Marine & Towage Services received expert … Continue reading