Home working whilst in lock down:
Josiah Hincks continue to work from home at this current time, however the offices will be closed.
We will do our best to keep you informed of the progress of your matter, although we ask that you bear with us at this difficult time for all.
For more information on contacting us with regards any new or ongoing matters please see the information sheet in this link.
What we do
Agricultural & Farming
From farm sales, supplier contracts, estate planning and disputes we are the NFU Legal Assistance Scheme’s Panel Lawyers. We act for farmers across Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Rutland.
Our friendly conveyancers help people move home, whether you’re a first time buyer or a multi-property buy to let landlord. We can help with remortgaging and we’re on every banks legal panel.
Financial Services Claims
We provide expert advice on the misselling of financial products, whether from a Bank in the form of mis-sold loans and related products, to a financial advisor recommending a pension transfer or dodgy investments.
Litigation & Disputes
Fighting your corner to get the best result for you or your business, we can help with litigation, mediation, arbitration at County Court, High Court and Court of Appeal. All types of contract and negligence claims pursued and defended.
Protect your business from attacks on the company, from criminal prosecutions & driving offences to trading standards and regulatory matters, our experienced business crime solicitors can help.
We advise both employers and employees on employment law. From drafting contracts and handbooks, advising on restrictive covenants, to disciplinary and dismissals, redundancy and settlement agreements.
Leading solicitors in Leicester for Intellectual Property matters, such as trademark registration, infringement and passing off, copyright, domain name disputes and selling online.
Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence
Get the compensation you deserve, from minor accidents and injuries, to high value complex clinical negligence claims. We’ll usually act on a “no win no fee” basis.
Company & Partnership
We advise on all company law and partnership matters, from setting up your business, drafting commercial agreements, to selling the business and insolvency matters.
Family & Divorce
Our experienced family lawyers can help you with your family legal issues, from separation and divorce, childcare and access, violence in the home, to sorting out your finances.
Landlord & Tenant
We act for landlords big and small. Whether you’re renting out your second home or have a large portfolio of property. We help with residential and commercial properties, including SIPP/SASS property purchases.
Wills, Trusts and Probate
Our Wills and Probate lawyers can help you draft a Will, get a Lasting Power of Attorney or deal with a loved ones estate after death. We can also help by planning your estate to minimise inheritance tax liability.
A fantastic, growing, dynamic firm of solicitors in Leicester who strive to maintain our reputation for excellent service and specialist advice.
Clients who'd recommend us
“Laurie was our solicitor and was truly brilliant. I would also like to acknowledge the receptionist at the Blaby branch as she was always more than helpful.” – 29/10/2019
“Easy to contact, friendly and helpful, clear instructions, clear advice, listened to what I had to say, efficient. I would definitely use this firm again in the future.” – 21/10/2019
“Sue Oswell handled our purchase. Throughout she was professional, efficient and responsive. We found Sue personable and very easy to work with. We will certainly use her and Josiah Hincks again.” – 30/09/2019
“Excellent, professional service and will not hesitate to recommend Josiah Hincks to friends and family.” – 30/09/2019
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