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Like a scene out of 'A Few Good Men'

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Gepp Solicitors have been looking after Military Personnel for over 250 years and continue to do so today under the direction of our Senior Partner, Roger Brice.  Below is an extract from one of the many glowing testimonials from his clients...  ...

Ministry of Defence set to take positive steps to tackle Discrimination

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We are of the view that the tide is finally beginning to turn on discrimination in the workplace and more companies are taking positive steps to eradicate it from the outset. We wrote here about the steps that employers can take, as a starting point...

VE Day 2020

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The Chelmsford City VE Day 75 willow tanks make a striking display and remind us of the sacrifice of the Armed Forces and population of the United Kingdom during World War 2. Unlike today, the Army, Navy and Air Force at the end of the War were...

Chelmsford Tank Display for VE Day 2020

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The trouble with lockdown is that those of us whose roles do not require us to travel in to the centre of Chelmsford are missing a most amazing sight. On the roundabout by the multi-storey car park by Parkway a unique celebration of VE Day 75 is...

Preparing and Creating Chelmsford's 2020 VE Day Tank Display

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Chelmsford City Council's Parks & Green Spaces Manager, Paul Van Damme has been in touch to tell us more about The Multi-Story Roundabout - VE Day 75 display. The tank display is part of the normal bedding displays and consists of two tanks made out...

ERS Silver Award Goes To.... Gepps!

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  Gepp Solicitors Senior Partner Roger Brice and CEO Mike Cubbin we on parade last night in Cambridge to receive the much converted  Ministry of Defence Silver Award  for our firms support to the armed forces. As previously posted, Gepp...

Pennies For Poppies

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Gepp Solicitors has been associated with the Armed Forces in one form or another for most of its history.  Partners of the firm were founder members of the local Yeomanry during the Napoleonic Wars and members of the firm served their country in both...

Ministry of Defence: Silver Awards 2019

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Silver Awards 2019 We have just heard that we have been awarded a Ministry of Defence Silver Award this year for our support to veterans. Everybody at Gepp Solicitors is absolutely thrilled with the news, because it means that our desire to invest in the...

Investigations Into Armed Forces Personnel

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This month, MPs proposed changes to how veterans and armed forces personnel are investigated. The main proposal is for a 10-year “ qualified statute of limitations ” to be introduced. This will protect veterans and serving armed forces...

Supporting the Armed Forces Across Essex

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On the 24th of January 2019, Gepp Solicitors signed the Armed Forces Covenant Pledge , committing to honour the Armed Forces Covenant and support the Armed Forces Community. Gepps association with the military goes back almost 200 years, to Thomas...

D-DAY: The 75th Anniversary

Spencer Davis
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Today is the 75th Anniversary of D-Day.. As a firm that has signed the Armed Forces Covenant and who is proud if its historic and current linkages with the Forces, we thought that we would share a part of our history about how the last member of the Gepp...

Ex Army Officer CEO becomes Radio Star on Forces Radio

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Our CEO, Mike Cubbin, was interviewed by British Forces Radio this week.  The firm signed the Armed Forces Covenant Pledge in Colchester Garrison Headquarters on the 24th January formalising its intent to support members of the Armed Forces...

Gepp Solicitors signs the Armed Forces Covenant Pledge

Spencer Davis
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On Thursday 24th January 2019 Gepp Solicitors signed the Armed Forces Covenant Pledge committing to honour the Armed Forces Covenant and support the Armed Forces Community.  The signing ceremony took place at the home of 16 Air Assault Brigade,...

Military Lawyers submit Armed Forces Covenant Pledge

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Gepp Solicitors have submitted their Armed Forces Covenant Pledge to the Ministry of Defence's East Anglian Regional Employer Engagement Director, Kristina Carrington.  She is now arranging for the Commander of Colchester Garrison, Lieutenant...

Military Lawyers Support The Poppy Appeal

Spencer Davis
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Gepps Solicitors has been supporting active and retired service personnel with all of their legal needs for many years and, our military law experts have been on hand to help them whenever they need us.  In February 2017 Gepp Solicitors employed a...