Legal Services

All legal services are provided by solicitors of England and Wales and are regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. You will find the Solicitors Regulation Authority rules at

Dispute Resolution

This department deals with the following types of disputes and civil litigation:-

  • Commercial and personal contractual disputes including construction, company and partnership disputes
  • Contested wills, trusts, probate and inheritance disputes
  • Professional negligence claims
  • Property including Co-ownership, boundary and other neighbour disputes
  • Landlord and tenant disputes including possession claims
  • Settlement Agreements terminating employment contracts and advice
  • Alternative dispute resolution such as cost effective mediation

Commercial and Domestic Property

The property team covers all aspects of property transactions including:-

  • Commercial sales and purchases
  • Commercial leases
  • Landlord and tenant
  • Licensing (public houses, clubs and restaurants when ancillary to a commercial transaction)
  • Tenancy agreements
  • Domestic sales and purchases (leasehold and freehold)
  • Mortgages and re-mortgages
  • Retirement home sales and purchases
  • Equity release schemes
  • Shared ownership agreements
  • Transfer of Equity
  • Right to buy
  • Declarations of Trust

Costs Freehold Purchase PDF

Costs Freehold Sale PDF

Costs Leasehold Purchase PDF

Costs Leasehold Sale PDF

Costs Mortgage Re-Mortgage PDF


Jeremy Briars deals with company law including:

  • General Company and Corporate Work
  • Franchise Agreements
  • Distribution Agreements

Family Law

Kerry Joels deals with a wide range of Family Law issues including:-

  • Divorce proceedings
  • Financial Proceedings
  • Matrimonial disputes
  • Children Act proceedings (maintenance, residence and contact)
  • Cohabitation property disputes
  • Cohabitation agreements
  • Civil Partnership disputes

Our family law solicitor, Kerry Joels is a members of Resolution.  Membership of Resolution commits family lawyers to resolving disputes in a constructive, fair and non confrontational way.

Probate Department

The probate department deals with all aspects of wills and probate matters to include:-

  • Wills and living wills
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Court of Protection applications
  • Trusts
  • Inheritance tax planning
  • Grant of probate
  • Administration of estates
  • Property sales relating to estate matters
  • Intestacy

Probate Fees PDF