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
“Extremely happy with Jessica. Absolutely perfect!!” -18/01/19
“As Always .., Jessica provided a exceptional service and always a pleasure to work with. This is the 5th project that Jessica has worked on. Highly recommendable young lady. Well Done Jess!!” UP – 05/02/19
“From first contact through to closure, Josiah Hincks were so helpful and professional. Excellent service – LP-14/03/19
“The whole experience of selling my property and buying a new property was made extremely stress less by your friendly front of house staff and especially by Sue Oswell for putting me at ease and dealing with everything very professionally with care and friendliness. Thank you all.” – JS-5/3/19
So-called squatters’ rights are a constant bone of contention because they can result in property being wrested from the ownership of those who have paper title to it. That was certainly so in an unusual case concerning a burial vault in which members of a landed family had rested for more than 150 years. TheJuly 4, 2019
Professionally drafted restrictive covenants in employment contracts are a legitimate means of protecting businesses from unfair competition – but only insofar as they do not amount to an unreasonable restraint on an individual’s freedom to work. In an important test case, the Supreme Court considered where the balance is to be struck between those twoJuly 4, 2019
Discrimination in favour of one section of society over others can in some cases be justified as a proportionate means of achieving a legitimate aim. In a guideline ruling, the Court of Appeal found that that exception applied to a social housing charity that preferred Orthodox Jewish applicants when allocating tenancies. The charity’s objective wasJuly 4, 2019
Those intent on changing jobs can easily have their heads turned by glittering offers of remuneration and benefits made over lunch and a handshake. However, as one case strikingly showed, it is written terms of engagement that really matter, and taking expert advice is the best way of avoiding bitter disappointment. The case concerned twoJuly 3, 2019
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