Welcome to QualitySolicitors Chapman & Chubb

QualitySolicitors Chapman & Chubb is a modern, friendly law firm dedicated to providing the very best legal advice. Part of a national network of like-minded law firms, we are the name of choice for the people and businesses of Derbyshire.

Legal matters are complicated enough without technical jargon – that’s why we use plain and simple English. You will always talk directly with your lawyer. Our ‘same day response’ promise shows that your questions are never an inconvenience. And with no hidden costs you can trust us not to give you a nasty surprise.

For whatever challenges your life brings, QualitySolicitors Chapman & Chubb can be trusted to be there with you. Part of the UK’s leading household name for legal services QualitySolicitors Chapman & Chubb is dedicated to providing you with customer service excellence.



Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic we are having to carry out business in a slightly different way to normal. We continue to be happy to communicate by phone, email or video conferencing as well as face-to-face in the office. We encourage the wearing of face coverings for face-to-face meetings.

Whilst we are trying to ensure all matters run as smoothly and efficiently as possible, you may experience some delays on your matters. We are trying to keep any delays to an absolute minimum, and we hope you will bear with us and understand that we are still working under difficult circumstances at this time.

Opening arrangements 2022

Somercotes office

Our Somercotes office will be open for visitors Monday to Friday by appointment only due to the high level of coronavirus infections but we will also remain contactable by telephone and email during normal office hours.  Our Somercotes office is not open on Saturdays.

Alfreton office

Due to the government’s ‘work from home’ guidance, from January 2022 until further guidance is issued our Alfreton office reception will be open on Saturday mornings only, from 9.30am to 12.30am. We will not be open for visitors at other times. We will remain contactable by telephone and email Mondays to Fridays.

Thank you for your understanding and we apologise now for any inconvenience that may be caused.

Aileen Chapman and Martin Salt (partners)
QualitySolicitors Chapman & Chubb


Probate fee increase

Posted on February 3, 2022

Users of the Probate Registration service have been hit with an increase of 76% as the Government have brought in a flat fee.

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The Rights of the Unmarried

Posted on August 16, 2022

Recently an article was published in the Financial Remedies Journal (FRJ) titled “A new weddings law is not a panacea for unmarried couples”. This is a dive into a recent submission to the government aiming to update the law regarding marriage (the main bulk of which was brought in during the 1800s!) and how it does not offer any further protection for those who choose not to get married to their partners.

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Our Accreditations

  • Barnardo's
  • Conveyancing Quality
  • Family Law Advanced
  • Resolution Mediator
  • Resolution First for Family Law
  • Family Mediation Council

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Why QualitySolicitors?

QualitySolicitors is the largest network of law firms in the UK, with local law firms spanning the whole of England and Wales and customer service at the heart of everything we do.

We are dedicated to providing the highest quality legal advice and expertise for our clients, but in a way that’s far friendlier, more accessible and clear-talking than you might expect from a law firm.