Hull UK City of Culture 2017 welcomes Rollits as a City Partner
We are excited to announce that we have become a City Partner to
UK City of Culture 2017.
Over the last 175 years, Rollits, which has a long tradition of
its lawyers being actively involved in local charities, churches,
schools and politics, has occupied various premises, all within a
stone's throw of each other in Hull's old town.
As part of the partnership, we have agreed to second a
Trainee Solicitor to Hull2017 for 18 months as well as providing a
legal helpline service for the company.
Ralph Gilbert, Managing Partner, Rollits LLP, said: "We
are rooted in Hull and our partnership with Hull UK City of Culture
2017 allows us to play a small part in helping to deliver an
amazing year-long festival of eclectic events throughout the
"This is our city and our heritage, and we are proud to be
part of this transformational year, helping to make Hull a better
place for the people who live and work here.
"Our founding partners played a major part in the development of
the city and we see 2017 as a golden opportunity for Hull to shine
on the local, national and international stage."
Martin Green, CEO and Director of Hull 2017, added: "With such
strong and long-standing roots in Hull dating back to 1841, Rollits
plays an integral part in the culture of the city so we are
delighted to welcome them on board."
Rollits LLP become latest Hull 2017 City
Posted on: 28/12/2016
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