A York law firm is bidding farewell to a family solicitor who has served more than 33 years with the business.
A celebratory event is being held next week at Merchant Taylors Hall, in Aldwark, to mark the retirement of Jonathan Leach from Ware & Kay Solicitors.
Having served at the firm's York, Wetherby & Malton offices, Mr Leach played a key role in setting up Ware & Kay's mediation department. Mr Leach also serves as a part-time deputy district judge of York, and is acting senior coroner, with both roles set to continue following his retirement.
He is also a member of and an assessor for the Law Society Family Law Panel and assistant coroner for West Yorkshire Eastern District.
Mr Leach said "It has been a privilege and a pleasure to work at…