BTMK news

04 Apr 2014

BTMK are delighted to announce that Emma Jenkins will be joining...

13 Mar 2014

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10 Mar 2014

"Who? Nitin Khandhia, 35, commercial litigation partner at Essex firm BTMK.

03 Mar 2014


17 Feb 2014

BTMK once again appeared in the national news with a Page 8 article relating to substantial litigation arising out of a solicitors' fraud and breach of undertakings case.

10 Feb 2014


18 Oct 2012

Members of the BTMK Litigation & Dispute Resolution Team presented to a group of Essex Local Authorities in relation to the practical aspects of dealing with the unlawful eviction of tenants.

28 Aug 2012

BTMK are delighted to announce the appointment of two new trainee solicitors commencing 3rd September 2012.  Kristie Willis and Kerri Dixon-Jones both begin their training contracts with BTMK at the beginning of September and takes the firms' current quota of trainee solicitors to four.

20 Jul 2012

The Olympics now appear to be taking shape despite the recent security debacle and some are even suggesting a heat wave starting next week.

Southend Echo included an Olympic supplement with yesterday's edition and we were proud to feature in the supplement.

09 Jul 2012

As part of BTMK's continuing corporate and social responsibility (CSR) policy, the firm recently took part in the King John School Industry Day.

06 Jul 2012

BTMK are delighted to announce that the firm has been re-awarded its Lexcel Accreditation.  Lexcel is the Law Society's law management quality mark and is developed specifically for the legal profession.

02 Jul 2012

BTMK were recently invited to contribute an important feature to Essex Life Magazine's Wedding Supplement in relation to pre-nuptial agreements.

14 Jun 2012

The BTMK Fun Run held at East Beach was once again a great community day and provided an ideal distraction to families who were not able to compete in the Half Marathon.

14 Jun 2012

Despite the vagaries of British Summertime, BTMK's Golf Day 2012 held at Boyce Hill Golf & Country Club was an unprecedented success.

14 Jun 2012

BTMK and Hays Recruitment, both based at offices in Clifftown Road are to present a joint breakfast event by invitation to local business on a range of topical legal issues.

29 Mar 2012

BTMK are very proud to have been nominated for a number of awards in this year's Design Week 2012 Awards.

Take a look at the showcase here

31 Jan 2012


BTMK are extremely proud to be the official solicitors to the National Federation of Demolition Contractors and to many of its full and associate members.

Nitin Khandhia, a partner in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team has recently co-authored an important article dealing with the crucial aspects of the Law of Economic Duress with Philip Newman, a barrister at 42 Bedford Row Barristers’ Chambers

12 Jan 2012


BTMK's partners and staff are delighted to announce that their Lexcel Accreditation has been reconfirmed by The Law Society.

05 Jan 2012

BTMK's Joanna Powell has written an extremely informative article about the Equality Act 2010.  The article, which was published in the January edition of Inside Construction, deals with the changes to law on discrimination following the implementation of the Act


15 Dec 2011

BTMK are sponsoring the Havens Hospices Christmas Card Appeal in 2011 in place of sending Christmas Cards to clients, contacts and friends of the firm.

16 Nov 2011

BTMK had a strong presence at the annual AGM and pre-Christmas Lunch for the National Federation of Demolition Contractors (NFDC) at the Royal Horseguards Hotel at Whitehall, London on Friday 11th November 2011.

08 Nov 2011

BTMK have been acting for many GP practices for years, from small one or two partner surgeries to the more modern super-GP surgeries which offer many of the specialist services which can be expected as healthcare practices evolve and start to compete with those in the USA and other parts of Weste

02 Nov 2011

BTMK's commercial team have been instructed to advice on a huge regional refinancing deal worth £35,000,000.

01 Nov 2011


BTMK have agreed to provide sponsorship to William Meade, the Senior Clerk at Old Square Barristers' Chambers based in London.

28 Oct 2011

BTMK have reached an agreement to co-sponsor an exciting GP networking and commercial event at Browns Hotel, London on 12th November 2011.

27 Oct 2011

BTMK have once again been profiled in the 2012 Edition of Chambers & Partners' Student Guide.

26 Oct 2011

BTMK wishes a very happy Diwali to all those who celebrate this auspicious festival today, 26th October 2011.  Diwali is the festival of light and is recognised as the most important celebration in the Hindu calendar.

24 Oct 2011

BTMK's 8-strong golf team found success at Westerham Golf Club on Saturday 22nd October 2011 when they once again took on the challenge of 42 Bedford Row Barristers' Chambers based in London.

21 Oct 2011

Essex Life Magazine have once again announced their annual "Essex Richest 50" in November 2011's edition of the publication released just a few days ago.

19 Oct 2011

BTMK hosted members of the Natwest Commercial Team based in Essex for breakfast earlier this morning at our offices in Clifftown Road, Southend-on-Sea.

12 Oct 2011

Come and read what Design Week had to say about BTMK's exciting new brand strategy.

12 Oct 2011

Come and help BTMK to meet a social networking challenge.


12 Oct 2011


BTMK's annual golf challenge match against 42 Bedford Row Barristers' Chambers will once again take place at Westerham Golf Club, Kent on Saturday 22nd October 2011.  

This year sees the largest line-up for the yearly event, with both BTMK and 42 Bedford Row sporting teams of 8 in what promises to be a feisty contest.

07 Oct 2011

There's a relaxed vibe in the office today at BTMK.  The firm is once again supporting the Jeans for Genes charity which aims to change the world for children with genetic disorders.

06 Oct 2011

BTMK are very pleased to have been invited by the National Federation of Demolition Contractors ("NFDC") to present a series of talks at their Annual Luncheon at the Royal Horseguards Hotel on 11th November 2011.

04 Oct 2011

BTMK continues to offer its immensely popular fixed fee system for dealing with landlords' possession actions for residential property.

04 Oct 2011

BTMK provided two speakers to present a series of discussions on the new Agency Workers Regulations which came into force on Saturday 1st October 2011.  Joanna Powell, a solicitor in the Employment Law Team at BTMK and Orlando Holloway, an employment barrister at 42 Bedford Row Chambers in London spoke on the introduction of the new regulations, the way in which they will affect employers and recruitment agencies, when the new rights will take effect (and how) and the penalties for any non-compliance.

03 Oct 2011

BTMK is extremely proud of the diverse nature of its clients.  By acting for a varied commercial and business client base, spanning sectors such as property, finance, manufacturing, construction and of course our personal clients, we gain a real understanding of the work that our clients do.

28 Sep 2011

Come and "like" BTMK on our Facebook page and keep up to date with everything happening in the world of BTMK


28 Sep 2011

BTMK reprentatives now hold 5 of the 8 committee positions in relation to the JLD (Junior Lawyers Division) in our region.

27 Sep 2011

BTMK have been retained to act on behalf of many local and London-based property agents to assist with the "Olympics Letting" schemes which are becoming popular as this huge sporting event approaches.

27 Sep 2011

BTMK's Johanne Turner recently negotiated a high value settlement which was covered in the local press recently.  A mother has been awarded a seven-figure sum in compensation after suffering life-changing injuries in a head-on collision.

27 Sep 2011

BTMK have been invited to present at a regional Employment Law Seminar at the Radisson Park Inn Hotel on 4th October 2011 in Southend-on-Sea, in conjunction with Hays Recruitment.

27 Sep 2011

BTMK are very proud to to be involved with the continuing development and expansion of London Southend Airport.