Was Simon Brodkin Wrongfully Arrested for a Breach of the Peace?

By Kevin Donoghue, solicitor It’s fair to say that Theresa May’s speech at the Conservative party conference last week was farcical. Not only did she suffer persistent coughing, but letters on the sign behind her fell off the wall, giving quick-witted viewers the chance to mock her with social media memes.   I had to draw… Read more »

This is Why People Sue the Police

When people sue the police are they only after money? Here Kevin Donoghue, solicitor, looks at their motivations, how the system forces some to claim compensation, and the impact of the so-called “compensation culture”. Let’s get one thing straight. The “compensation culture” is bogus. It’s a vampire myth that refuses to die even though government… Read more »

Donoghue Solicitors Shortlisted for Liverpool Law Society Award

  By Kevin Donoghue, Solicitor Two years ago, Donoghue Solicitors won the Niche Law Firm Award at the 2015 Liverpool Law Society Legal Awards. The awards are held bi-annually, and we were honoured to hold the Niche Law Firm Award title for two years. I have just learned that we have been shortlisted for Niche Law Firm… Read more »

Niche Law Firm Award Winners!

By Kevin Donoghue, Solicitor Director of Donoghue Solicitors We won! You might remember we were shortlisted for two Liverpool Law Society Legal Awards (read the story here), including the coveted Niche Law Firm Award for our work in actions against the police. At a glittering black-tie awards ceremony at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Liverpool on… Read more »