Welcome to QualitySolicitors Howlett Clarke

Your Local Solicitors in Brighton and Hove.
Whether you are looking for legal help and advice for yourself or your business we can help on a wide and diverse range of legal issues. Feel free to browse our main areas of work using the links above.

If you cannot find information relevant to your situation, please do contact us - we are always happy to help.

Residential Conveyancing

Home Sweet Home. Conveyancing Solicitors for Brighton, Hove and Sussex.
There are many reasons for moving house but the one thing that everyone buying or selling a property has in common is that they want the process to be as smooth and as hassle-free as possible. One of the most important factors in the success of your sale or purchase is having the right solicitor. We'll keep the process on track, giving you clear timescales and eliminating delays.

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Family Law

Adoptions, Arrangements for Children, Prenuptual Agreements and Divorce for Brighton and Hove.
In today's modern world there is no such thing as an 'average' family or 'normal' relationship. You may be married, living together, or separated. Children, step-children or adopted children are perhaps living with you or living elsewhere. Whatever your situation, relationships can sometimes break down and that's when turning to a family solicitor can really help you to resolve difficulties quickly.

Divorce Adoption Arrangements for Children Other Areas

Consumer Credit

Our Local Team in Brighton and Hove Helping Clients with Debt Problems Nationwide
Advising on problems with credit and store cards, catalogue purchases, loans, default notices, statutory demands, hire purchase agreements and unlawful repossession of goods, payment protection insurance, unfair relationships under the Consumer Credit Act 1974 and irresponsible lending.

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Litigation and Disputes

Legal Help and Advice in Brighton and Hove for Litigation and Disputes
Disputes are not pleasant. When two parties have a disagreement, it can often result in damaging behaviour and allegations. No one enjoys falling out but sadly, it happens. At QualitySolicitors Howlett Clarke, we work with you to find the best outcome - a resolution that avoids undue unpleasantness, unnecessary costs and prolonged anxiety and worry.

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On Hand in Brighton and Hove to Mediate a Negotiated Agreement in Your Dispute
Mediation is a flexible process conducted confidentially in which a neutral person actively assists parties in working towards a negotiated agreement of a dispute or difference, with the parties in ultimate control of the decision to settle and the terms of resolution.

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Will Writing, Inheritance Tax Planning, Probate and Power of Attorney

Local Solicitors in Brighton and Hove to Help Plan and Protect Your Future
Life is full of twists and turns and none of us can be sure what the future holds. That's why creating a will makes good sense. As more and more people realise the importance of making a will, it's no longer seen as something just for the elderly or ill but simply part of sound financial planning for any family or individual. We can also advise on Tax Planning, Probate and Power of Attorney.

Will Writing Inheritance Tax PlanningProbate Power of Attorney

Landlord and Tenant

Helping Landlords and Tenants Across Brighton and Hove Resolve Disputes
Your home is important - a place where you should feel safe and secure. But when housing disputes arise; your home can become a cause of anxiety. It's therefore important to try and resolve housing disputes as quickly as possible and sometimes you may need legal help to tackle the issues you are facing.

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Personal Injury Claims

When Accidents Happen We're Here To Help with Local Offices in Brighton and Hove
Accidents happen. Unfortunately, due to another person's negligence or failure to put appropriate safeguards in place, an innocent person can be hurt, injured, or worse. Our experience helps innocent parties receive justice for a needless injury that should have been avoided. We can help with all types of injury claim including Road Traffic Accidents, Life Changing Injuries and with Fatal Injury Claims

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Financial Servcies

Mortgages, Investments, Tax Planning and Pensions
We are Independent Financial Advisers (IFAs) working in partnership with Howlett Clarke to devise comprehensive solutions for your financial needs, whether they involve your investments, provision for your retirement or your insurances.

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Employment Law

Helping Businesses Large and Small in Brighton, Hove and Sussex
Whether you're newly established, expanding, or restructuring; having access to first-class employment law advice can really make a difference to the success of your business. We can help with Business Transfers, Employment Documentation and Policies, Employment Tribunals as well as with HR Advice on Restucturing and Redundancy.

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Commercial Disputes

Helping Resolve Business Disagreements and with Litigation
Business disagreements can be damaging. They take time; can be protracted and very often costly. QualitySolicitors help resolve business disputes quickly which lets you get back doing what you do best - taking care of your business. We also offer advice on Defamation and Brand Protection, Director/Shareholder Disputes, Mediation and Partnership Disputes.

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Commercial Conveyancing and Property Advice

Specialist Commercial Property Solicitors for Brighton, Hove and Sussex
If you have a commercial property, your business will rely upon it to trade. It may be a café, shop, pub, office or warehouse – whatever it is, it needs to be cared for. QualitySolicitors Howlett Clarke can advise on Business Leases and Licences, Buying and Selling Commercial Property and with Planning Law

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Business Transactions

Our Commercial Team Are With You Every Step Of The Way
If you are buying a new business or selling one you own, or are in the process of merging or investing, expert legal advice ensures your deal is done properly. Many business owners Brighton, Hove and Sussex trust QualitySolicitors Howlett Clarke to take care of their deal. We also provide specialist advice on Franchises, Management Buy Outs/Ins, Private Equity as well as with Mergers, Acquisitions and Disposals.

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Managing Your Business

How Can We Help Your Business?
We offer a number of services from helping with Company Formation, Finance, Joint Ventures, Partnership and Shareholder Agreements, Administrative Duties, Contracts and Agreements, Data Protection Policies, Terms and Conditions of Business and advice and support with Regulatory Compliance and Inspections

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Solicitors for Brighton and Hove

QualitySolicitors Howlett Clarke are Brighton and Hove's oldest solicitors. We have been looking after the personal and business legal needs of the residents of Brighton, Hove and Sussex for over 240 years. In fact our Brighton office remains on the same site as when we were founded back in 1773.

We are a local firm with strong local community links and have offices in both parts of our wonderful city. In Brighton you will find us on Ship Street, whilst in Hove we are on Boundary Road.


A Tailored Personal Service

We aim to make talking to your lawyer more accessible, this is why you get their name and contact details. Our promise of a 'same day response' means your question is never an inconvenience. We are real people, just like you, and whatever life throws your way we are here to help and promise to take the time to fully understand your needs before providing sound, jargon-free, professional advice.

We never hide our costs – and if you are not sure if we can help then please contact us as our initial discussion is free.


Other Areas

If you cannot find information relating to your situation, please do contact us. You can submit your enquiry online, via email or telephone.


Looking after the legal needs of Brighton, Hove and Sussex for over 240 years. This is our heritage.
A team with combined legal experience of over 300 years. This is our reputation.