We are a market town practice which deals with most types of legal work. We have been established for over 250 years.
The three directors of the firm together with consultants, assistant solicitors, licenced conveyancer and fully qualified support staff aim to carry out high quality work for all our clients and to give a professional and personal service.
Moving house can be extremely stressful. Our expert staff have many years of experience and will give you help and guidance from start to finish.
If you want to make a Will or set up a Trust we can give simple and straightforward advice about the best way to achieve your wishes and may be able to help you make a very substantial saving in Inheritance Tax. We also pride ourselves on winding up estates quickly and efficiently.
We advise both Landlords and Tenants on residential business and agricultural tenancies both setting up such arrangements and dealing with problems, which may arise later such as succession to tenancy and repossession.
We strongly suggest that you get expert advice before signing any legal document. Many Leases have clauses, which can impose heavy liability on the Tenant at a later date. We also advise Landlords on letting commercial property.
We have recovered many millions of pounds in compensation in the last ten years for Claimants injured in road traffic accidents, accidents at work, trips or falls or criminal injury. It is important to contact us as soon as possible after you have been injured and we can explain what you have to do to secure the correct compensation
Every business needs to collect its debts efficiently if it is going to maintain a healthy cash flow and profit. May we suggest it may be more cost effective to use our services for this rather than to spend your valuable time chasing debts when you could be concentrating on your core business.
Mr John Hawks is a Notary Public and can deal with all matters relating to the notarisation and legalisation of documents for use in the UK or abroad.
We advise married and unmarried couples who are splitting up. We help you sort out the issues involving your home, your finances and care of your children.
Get advice before signing a Contract of Employment. If you have been dismissed or are thinking of leaving work because of the way you are being treated come for some confidential advice. If you are an employer we can advise you on how to avoid or handle claims and we appear for both employers and employees in the Employment Tribunal.
We have many years of experience in dealing with disputes over land and property, directorships, product liability, contracts, mortgages and insurance claims.