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Solicitors in Barnstaple
Our solicitor firms near Barnstaple offers a range of specialist legal services to clients in North Devon. Whatever legal advice or representation you need, we have the right solicitor to manage your case. We deliver practical advice in a straightforward way, without using legal jargon.
To find out how our solicitors near Barnstaple, Devon can help you, please call 08082747557 or get in touch with us through our contact form.
QualitySolicitors provide services for both individuals and businesses in Devon, including:
Disputes and litigationWhether you are involved in a dispute about a product or service, or you have an issue involving a neighbour, our experts can help you to settle the matter quickly, effectively and at minimum cost. We have an impressive track record in successfully resolving a range of different kinds of disputes
Employment lawWork difficulties can be extremely uncomfortable and unpleasant, but our employment lawyers can offer you professional advice. If you are facing redundancy, you feel unfairly treated, or you have another concern, it is important to get the advice you need.
Family lawOur kind and friendly family lawyers can support you whatever your circumstances. If you are worried about access to your children, you are anxious about finances after a divorce, or you need any other legal advice relating to family and relationships, please talk to our experienced legal experts.
Conveyancing and propertyWe offer a full range of housing and conveyancing services to homeowners, investors, landlords and tenants. Services include advice on planning law, landlord and tenant contracts, property disputes and much more.
If you have suffered as a result of medical negligence, our specialist solicitors will take the time to listen to you and understand what has happened. Misdiagnosis or failed diagnosis, incorrect treatment and poor care can all cause illness or injury. We will ensure you receive an apology as well as the rehabilitation and financial compensation you need.
Mental incapacity and the Court of Protection
Our solicitors advise about all the legal aspects around mental incapacity. This includes making advanced decisions about medical treatment, appeals against the local authority, Lasting Powers of Attorney and living wills. We can also guide you if you need to apply to the Court of Protection to make health, welfare and financial decisions for another person.
Lasting Power of AttorneyA Lasting Power of Attorney is a legal document that gives someone permission to manage your affairs and make decisions on your behalf if there comes a time when you cannot do so. Our solicitors can talk to you about the different types of Power of Attorney, helping you to decide what is best for you.
Personal injuryIf you have suffered an accident as a result of somebody else's lack of care, then you could be entitled to compensation. Our personal injury specialists may be able to work for you on a No Win, No Fee basis to help you to claim the compensation you are entitled to.
Wills and probateIt is very important to have an up-to-date will that reflects your current wishes. Our solicitors can help you to write a will that clearly communicates your wishes or amend a will you wrote a long time ago. Making a will ensures the people you choose inherit from your estate. If you are the executor of a will or an administrator, our solicitors can guide you through probate and help you fulfil your duties.
Commercial and business
Disputes and litigationOur commercial lawyers are strong negotiators with an enviable reputation for achieving the best outcomes for business disputes. They endeavour to settle disputes quickly out of court to limit financial damage and to keep the reputation of a business intact. They also represent employers at Employment Tribunals.
Employment lawWe advise businesses on all aspects of employment law, including employment contracts, disciplinary and grievance procedures and settlement agreements. We also advise employers on how to prevent disputes with employees from occurring, reducing the risk of unfair dismissal and discrimination claims.
Managing your businessBusiness owners have a mountain of legal duties. If you manage a business, our solicitors can take the weight off your shoulders by helping you to meet your obligations. We can advise you about every legal aspect, from health and safety law to employment contracts, and we are here to answer all your questions.
PropertyA business can rise or fall on the strength of a business lease. Our commercial property lawyers will thoroughly check every aspect of your lease agreement to ensure your business interests are upheld and that the property will enable you to achieve your business goals. We also advise on mortgages for commercial properties.
Your local legal experts in Barnstaple, Devon
Our solicitors have provided legal advice to individuals and businesses in Barnstaple, Exeter and North Devon for generations. As a long-established local firm, we understand the community we serve.
We always listen carefully to our clients and tailor our legal support to their needs. Every one of our legal experts is approachable and happy to help.
QualitySolicitors is the largest network of local law firms in the UK. We pride ourselves on delivering national expertise locally. We offer high quality legal advice that is personalised to you.
Our solicitors offer a friendly, down-to-earth service, and they communicate clearly without using legal jargon.
Our solicitors in Barnstaple, Devon offer:
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Our solicitors have a range of accreditations including:
Resolution Accredited Specialist.Specialist accreditation for knowledge of family law, procedure and practice.
Family Law Accredited.Quality standard covering all areas of family law except Children Law.
Children Law Accredited.Quality standard for solicitors who specialise in children law. The accreditation is recognised by the Legal Aid Agency.
Collaborative Lawyer.Our family law team are trained by Resolution as collaborative lawyers who support separating couples to find amicable solutions.
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.Quality mark for trusts and estates services.
Solicitors for the Elderly.Our Senior Partner in Devon, Nick Penwell, is a member of Solicitors for the Elderly and is experienced in supporting both elderly and vulnerable clients.
Private Client Section of Law Society.As members of the Private Client Section of The Law Society, our solicitors follow best practice for wills, probate, estate and tax planning, trusts and mental capacity.
Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL).Our personal injury lawyers are accredited by APIL, and have signed up to the code of conduct and consumer charter.
Do you offer Legal Aid?
Yes. Our law firms near Barnstaple offer Legal Aid for family law cases.
Do you offer ‘No Win, No Fee’?
We normally offer ‘No Win, No Fee’ for personal injury claims and medical negligence.
When you contact us, we will advise you whether you could pursue your claim on this basis.
What are your opening hours?
Our standard opening hours are Monday-Friday: 9am - 5.30pm.
Do you offer home visits?
Our solicitors near Barnstaple offer clients who are housebound or elderly home visits for writing a will and other services.
If you would like a home visit please get in touch.
How much time will you provide free to assess my case?
We offer everybody a Free Initial Assessment, which is a telephone consultation for up to 10 minutes.
The purpose of the call is to obtain further information to determine what assistance you need and to talk about likely costs. Full legal advice is not offered during a Free Initial Assessment.