Leicestershire Small Law Firm of the Year 2018

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Why Josiah Hincks

We are Solicitors in Leicester who provide excellent service and quality advice.

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Local Solicitors, National Quality

We are local Solicitors in Leicester with 5 offices across the County, but we also act for clients nationwide.

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Specialist Advice

Our experts are specialist, experienced solicitors and executives.

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what we do

A fantastic, growing, dynamic firm of solicitors in Leicester who strive to maintain our reputation for excellent service and specialist advice.




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our accreditations


  • Church Authorities Denied Squatters’ Rights Over Family Burial Vault

    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. The

    July 4, 2019
  • Restrictive Covenants and Restraint of Trade – Supreme Court Guidance

    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 two

    July 4, 2019
  • Orthodox Jewish Housing Charity Fends Off Unlawful Discrimination Claim

    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 was

    July 4, 2019
  • Oral Offers Are Easy to Make – It’s the Documents You Sign that Matter!

    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 two

    July 3, 2019

our offices

Leicester Office

  • The Manse
    22 De Montfort Street
    LE1 7GB
  • 0116 255 1811

Blaby Office

  • Blaby Business Centre
    33 Leicester Road
    LE8 4GR
  • 0116 264 3430

Syston Office

  • 1255 Melton Road
    LE7 2JT
  • 0116 3440210

Harborough Office

  • 41 High Street
    Market Harborough
    LE16 7NL
  • 01858 462 462

Coalville Office

  • 39-41 Belvoir Road
    LE67 3GR
  • 01530 835 041