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Join Our Team

 

We are currently seeking a Private Client Solicitor/FCILEx 3+ years PQE for our busy high street office.

  • Must be capable of managing an existing caseload.
  • Would consider full time or part tim...
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Rock Your Socks

If you visit Petersfield High Street this Easter, don’t forget to keep your eye out for socks! Bethany Puckett, who works at Mackarness and Lunt Solicitors, has arranged a special Sock Treasure Hunt a...

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First Aid in the Work Place

Our apprentice, Beth Puckett, recently attended a three-day First Aid in the workplace course with St John’s Ambulance in Alton which consisted of practical and written work. Beth learnt about a range...

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Selling and Buying Property at Auction

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Selling. Fast and efficient service. We compile your legal pack before you sell at Auction.
Buying. We can advise you on the legal title before/and/or after you agree to buy at Auction...

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Michael Parr's 45th Year of Service

We are delighted to announce that Michael Parr has been with the firm for 45 years on 3rd January 2017. What an achievement! Michael started as a 17-year-old with limited legal knowledge and is now a ...

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Charity Christmas Raffle

Every year the staff at Mackarness and Lunt get involved in a Christmas raffle for a staff chosen charity. Tickets are bought with the chance to win a variety of prizes such as a chance to win an extr...

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Operation Christmas Child

 

For a number of years now, we have been a drop off point for the Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes. Operation Christmas Child is part of the Samaritans Purse Charity. The shoeboxes are filled wil...

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Macmillan Coffee Morning


Once again this year we decided to hold our Macmillan coffee morning - The one day of the year where the office is filled with the scent of fresh baking. Thanks to all of the staff and family member...

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Cream Tea in a Bag


On 8th July 2016 we arranged the perfect way to enjoy the final Friday of Wimbledon and also support The Rowans Hospice.  We arranged a charity Cream Tea in a Bag day with the support of Rodda’s Cor...

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Extra 3 Percent Stamp Duty Land Tax

 

 As of 1st April 2016 house buyers will be charged an extra 3% stamp duty on additional properties if they are worth £40,000 or more. This includes properties abroad, buy to let and properties in t...

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Phishing

Phishing is an attempt to require sensitive information, such as user names, passwords and card details (and sometimes indirectly money), by masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic com...

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Internet Trading Taxation

People trading on the internet who havent paid all the tax they owe have been offered the opportunity to come forward and pay up under the HM Revenuue and customs (HMRC) campaign.

Under the time limi...

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Penalties for Motor Vehicles without Insurance

A change in the law made in 2011 means that as the registered keeper of a motor vehicle, you must keep it insured unless you have made a Statutory Off Road Notification (SORN). To see how the chang...

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Join Our Team

 

We are currently seeking a Private Client Solicitor/FCILEx 3+ years PQE for our busy high street office.

  • Must be capable of managing an existing caseload.
  • Would consider full time or part tim...
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First Aid in the Work Place

Our apprentice, Beth Puckett, recently attended a three-day First Aid in the workplace course with St John’s Ambulance in Alton which consisted of practical and written work. Beth learnt about a range...

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Michael Parr's 45th Year of Service

We are delighted to announce that Michael Parr has been with the firm for 45 years on 3rd January 2017. What an achievement! Michael started as a 17-year-old with limited legal knowledge and is now a ...

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Charity Christmas Raffle

Every year the staff at Mackarness and Lunt get involved in a Christmas raffle for a staff chosen charity. Tickets are bought with the chance to win a variety of prizes such as a chance to win an extr...

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Phishing

Phishing is an attempt to require sensitive information, such as user names, passwords and card details (and sometimes indirectly money), by masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic com...

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Selling and Buying Property at Auction

Action Station.
Selling. Fast and efficient service. We compile your legal pack before you sell at Auction.
Buying. We can advise you on the legal title before/and/or after you agree to buy at Auction...

Test Image

Extra 3 Percent Stamp Duty Land Tax

 

 As of 1st April 2016 house buyers will be charged an extra 3% stamp duty on additional properties if they are worth £40,000 or more. This includes properties abroad, buy to let and properties in t...

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Internet Trading Taxation

People trading on the internet who havent paid all the tax they owe have been offered the opportunity to come forward and pay up under the HM Revenuue and customs (HMRC) campaign.

Under the time limi...

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Penalties for Motor Vehicles without Insurance

A change in the law made in 2011 means that as the registered keeper of a motor vehicle, you must keep it insured unless you have made a Statutory Off Road Notification (SORN). To see how the chang...

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Rock Your Socks

If you visit Petersfield High Street this Easter, don’t forget to keep your eye out for socks! Bethany Puckett, who works at Mackarness and Lunt Solicitors, has arranged a special Sock Treasure Hunt a...

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Operation Christmas Child

 

For a number of years now, we have been a drop off point for the Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes. Operation Christmas Child is part of the Samaritans Purse Charity. The shoeboxes are filled wil...

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Macmillan Coffee Morning


Once again this year we decided to hold our Macmillan coffee morning - The one day of the year where the office is filled with the scent of fresh baking. Thanks to all of the staff and family member...

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Cream Tea in a Bag


On 8th July 2016 we arranged the perfect way to enjoy the final Friday of Wimbledon and also support The Rowans Hospice.  We arranged a charity Cream Tea in a Bag day with the support of Rodda’s Cor...