Hull UK City of Culture 2017 welcomes Rollits as a City Partner
We are excited to announce that we have become a City Partner toUK City of Culture 2017.
Over the last 175 years, Rollits, which has a long tradition ofits lawyers being actively involved in local charities, churches,schools and politics, has occupied various premises, all within astone's throw of each other in Hull's old town.
As part of the partnership, we have agreed to second aTrainee Solicitor to Hull2017 for 18 months as well as providing alegal helpline service for the company.
Ralph Gilbert, Managing Partner, Rollits LLP, said: "Weare rooted in Hull and our partnership with Hull UK City of Culture2017 allows us to play a small part in helping to deliver anamazing year-long festival of eclectic events throughout theyear.
"This is our city and our heritage, and we are proud to bepart of this transformational year, helping to make Hull a betterplace for the people who live and work here.
"Our founding partners played a major part in the development ofthe city and we see 2017 as a golden opportunity for Hull to shineon the local, national and international stage."
Martin Green, CEO and Director of Hull 2017, added: "With suchstrong and long-standing roots in Hull dating back to 1841, Rollitsplays an integral part in the culture of the city so we aredelighted to welcome them on board."
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