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ABS Lawyers Ltd Solicitors in Corby & Maghull, Liverpool: class="infoquote "ABS Lawyers are a law firm with over 85 years of combined experience"< div> There are typically three ways for firms to give the impression that they have the experience necessary to handle your case with great proficiency. We have over twenty ye...


Aconveyancing Ltd in Tamworth & Shirley (Solihull): The official site we link to above is www.aconveyancing.com with www.aconveyancing.co.uk redirecting you there no problem. You may very well get a forty year qualified solicitor at a 2 year old firm. The Law Society of England & Wales has an excellent website full of u...


Antony Hodari Solicitors Housing Disrepair Specialists in Manchester: The issue with related domains not being owned or incorrect searches really only affects law matters where the client has to pay the solicitor large sums of money. That's because law firms are one of the few service providers where the losing side often comes online to...


Argue & Co Legal - Allan Argue Personal Injury Solicitor in Glasgow: That leads us to another important factor when choosing a lawyer to represent you - enthusiasm . class="infoquote "We offer a FREE initial consultation"< div> Again, free consultations are something we would absolutely expect any law firm to offer these days for...


Aspire Licensing & Administrative Services in Whitley Bay, Newcastle: But that's what you'd expect from a firm that deals day in day out with a single area of law. Is this a negative point then? Licensing is an area of law where you can have help and be represented by a non-court-qualified person. provide advice and guidance should a co...


Beers LLP - Solicitors in Kingsbridge & Plymouth, Devon: For example at Beers you'll see solicitors such as Paul Housego who qualified in 1978, Richard Jones (qualified 1996), Helen O'Leary (2009), and Sonia Hems (2011). So how can you tell if a firm has a good amount of experience if the founding dates are not a good point o...

DisrepairClaim.co.uk - Housing Disrepair Claims Company based in Brighouse, West Yorkshire: Unless the law firm you're looking at states both on their website - it is more than likely they take a cut of your compensation as a success fee - also know as a 'conditional fee arrangement'. There are firms and even individual solicitors that cover a wide range of case ty...


Bell Lax Ltd - Solicitors in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham: This can be very confusing, but 9 times out of 10 the firm is well within it's rights to use the word. In fact for most of them no comments were left at all - just a low star rating which we always think is just plain unhelpful. The official website is www.belllax.com (tripl...


Bilkus and Boyle Solicitors & Estate Agents in Glasgow: So where else can you search? class="infoquote "... The number of scams relating to conveyancing and property in general have been increasing for years. If you've already been through a dozen law firms' websites today searching for one to take your case, you'll probabl...


BLZ Solicitors NIHL, PPI & Immigration Lawyers in Stockport: That's something to watch for especially with property matters as scammers contact clients telling them deposits need to be made to different bank accounts. This is where the balancing act in your brain can get a little wobbly. So if they take a few shortcuts in ...


Branch Austin LLP Solicitors in Mayfair, London: That's just ... However according to our poll last year, only 8% of you trust the testimonials that companies display anyway. Another is for fraudsters to send out emails pretending to be their solicitor and stating that the bank details for the house deposit they're sending...


QualitySolicitors Burton & Co in Lincoln & Sleaford: One of the best resources for finding out the specialties and experience of the individual solicitors within a firm is the local law societies. www.burtonlaw.co.uk did redirect there at one point but we haven't seen that for a while. The QS site is https secure for subm...


Catteralls Solicitors in Wakefield: That's surely a very good sign. The brand seems to be quite unique and therefore should be easy to find each time you want to come back to it. A quick note on navigation as we've seen a few common errors popping up in the site search now that Catteralls have been wit...


CEL Solicitors in Liverpool - Housing Disrepair, Knotweed, & Data Breach Claims: A quick note on navigation. You can also search a specific site by typing site: before the domain name. We've seen someone leave a negative review about a Criminal Law firm for refusing to take on their Divorce. We also love case studies and know that potential ...


Cooks Solicitors in Newcastle under Lyme & Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire: No really, firms claiming they are three hundred years old as if that gives them some sort of bonus experience above other firms really winds us up. For example those firms stating 'founded in 1881' or even older dates. She is in charge of our Conveyancing department. But if...


DV Solicitors (Deo Volente Legal LLP) Law Firm in Bedford & Luton: As also mentioned above, the firm's branding may only have seven years behind it but the solicitors within the firm have much more than that. The Law Society of England & Wales is a simply excellent resources for background research . class="infoquote "Our top-n...


Dylan Nair Solicitors Ltd in Preston, Lancashire: However, this can sometimes make it much easier to spot something that really does stand out . The main points you need can often be gained from a local Law Society. Nor do any of the hyphentated variants (dylan-nair) or typical typos (dylanair). But again if not available ...


Education Law Service Ltd - Special Educational Needs Lawyer in London: Some will offer a reduced fee for the first consultation, up to a third of the usual hourly cost. But if you make sure to have the 'Ltd' part at the end of the name when searching, you should get the correct firm to pop up. A quick note on navigation as the firm uses q...


Fair Result Ltd Divorce Settlement Mediation Services in Leicester: Typically it's only cases such as litigation where firms may do considerable work upfront with an aim to getting paid near the end of the case instead. There were some testimonials on the company's own website: class="infoquote "the whole process was dealt with so smoo...


Frazer Coogans Ltd - Solicitors in Ayr, Prestwick & Glasgow: class="infoquote "In May 2015, Frazer Coogans opened up their Prestwick branch, acquiring the former firm of Lawson Russell Solicitors."< div> Having worked with law firms for over two decades now and seen many of them merge or buy out other firms, 9 times out of ...


Fulton's Solicitors & Estate Agents in Clarkston & Mount Florida, Glasgow: If you've read through some of our other review articles you'll probably have noticed that we praise the good amount of publicly available information about law firms in England & Wales versus those in Scotland. But we would have thought it common sense to phone your actual...


Hawkridge & Company - Hawk Law Solicitors in Gillingham, Medway: Sometimes over something as simple as a couple of offical looking emails telling them to pay their huge house deposit into a different bank account. These kinds of things are not automatically given to new firms or anyone that simply signs up to that organisation. It's defi...


HooperHyde Business Law Solicitors in Solihull: If you look up https: solicitors.lawsociety.org.uk office 12633 clp-group-limited" the page for Carbon Law Partners< a> (CLP) you'll see a list of trading names, offices, solicitors within the organisation, languages spoken, and even qualification dates of those solicitor...


Howe + Co Solicitors in Brentford, London: But certainly Howe & Co are well-known with several high profile news articles quoting them including https: www.theguardian.com uk-news 2019 nov 06 i-failed-archbishop-agrees-he-shut-out-victim-hears-inquiry" this one about their defence< a> of abuse victims and https...


Jacobs Law Solicitors: There are things we absolutely would consider make a firm "modern" and having an online booking form like Jacobs Law do is certainly one of them. class="infoquote "Based in the heart of Birmingham’s City Centre, we offer a unique and exciting new approach to our area...


JPS Walker Solicitors Ltd in Manchester: We love case studies, but originally thought this was simply because we've been working in the industry for over twenty years. But hopefully this short exercise of deconstructing their site's language to try and point out some between-the-lines tips might help when you come ...


Khan Law - Raees Khan Personal Injury Solicitor in Glasgow: Read the actual comments. So what else is there? class="infoquote "At Khan Law we will keep you up to date with the progress of your case."< div> Reviews by previous clients are usually the first port of call for consumers and Khan Law come out well in those ....


KRS Estate Planning Ltd - Will & Probate Advice in Leicester: There have also been many changes to the types of solutions people can have beyond 'solicitors'. Dates on the companies house website though are only when a firm becomes a limited company. In the quote above the amount of experience is being attached to the actual per...


Lefevres Law Firm - Litigation Solicitors in Edinburgh, Glasgow & Aberdeen: None of the expected typos such as www.lefevre.law seemed to be owned by anyone just now either. (We're based in Peterhead so, if anything, we should be bias the other way on this.) Rather than the Law Society having individual pages on each firm containing a wealth of infor...

David Stinson & Co Personal Injury Solicitors in Aylesford, Kent: This can often be misleading because if the firm has 5 solicitors with just 4 years experience - that equals a total of 20 years. However, we've been reviewing and working with legal professionals for over twenty years so it's part of our daily lives. The main issue wi...


Levins Solicitors in Huyton, Liverpool: Not least to help them feel the firm more approachable. Their website is https secure. We're not too fond of people sharing their favourite colours or pet names. To quote the LBC site: class="infoquote "... Hopefully that can be sorted out soon. Certainly we've h...


Lindsays Solicitors Offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow & Dundee: But for now remember never to discuss payments or bank details by email and even if someone phones you with queries - you can always hang up and call back the official phone number you know is correct. Hopefully we've given you a few new resources to use with these a...


Mason Bullock CCJ & Employment Solicitors in Coventry: The reason we point out common errors is because of how easy it is for people to think they are on the correct site or being emailed from an official address when they are not. Did that mean we skipped over the usual checks? Of course not. However nothing that reflect...


Mckie Legal Solicitors in Penrith & St Helens (ConnectMeToaLawyer Ltd): The legal industry is one that really hasn't moved swiftly and easily into the modern digital available-all-the-time age. Please note though that 'no win, no fee' and '100% compensation' are two totally separate offers. That means more than you might think. A solicitor that...


MGBe Legal Immigration Lawyers in London: Someone who constantly updates themselves in the new legislation and guidelines. Law Society accrediations are not simply stamps given out for show either. From the very (sometimes unfathomably) niche boutiques, to large international firms. Please note that www.mgbelegal.c...


Michael Leighton Jones Solicitors in Bargoed & Tredomen, Wales: Others include Peter FitzGerald who joined the UK legal system in 1996, right up to Sarah Price in 2003. But to be honest, it's not as if any law firm is ever going to claim being the opposite (i.e. class="infoquote "great help in a recent case and kept me up to date ...


Milners Law LLP Solicitors in Leeds, Harrogate & Pontefract: If you saw someone posting a negative review about Pizza Hut saying 'they wouldn't sell me a Big Mac!' - you'd think they were a little nuts. Sometimes with specific questions but then all answers are rolled into one paragraph of a testimonial. How can you tell the differen...


My Law Matters from Fentimans - Solicitors in Wolverhampton, Manchester, Solihull & Waltham Cross: 9 times out of 10 the client feels a property sale should have gone faster or blames their solicitor for problems with independent survey reports that are out of their control. In fact, that's something we always recommend when it comes to law firms. class="infoquote...


OneLaw Chambers - Solicitors, Barristers & Advocates in London: This is due to the fact most testimonials are obtained via some sort of post-service questionnaire. Unlike other industries such as leisure or retail - law firms can end up with negative comments from their competitors, the losing side in a case, and even people who were tol...


OTS Solicitors Ltd Immigration & Family Law in London, UK: Making it more of a group of specialists under one banner, rather than a law firm with a few solicitors trying to cover everything at once. The qualification dates are of special interest to most people when we point this out. class="infoquote "OTS Solicitors is ...


Pacific Law Estate Planning Solicitors in Manchester: Pacific Law is very new addition to our database of law firms and they are a very new firm as well. At the moment www.pacificlaw.com is owned by a firm in the US. When reviews do start popping up though (and even in your searches of any company really) you need to take ...


Penerley Commercial Lawyers in Islington, London: Their site is https secure for submitting your personal details on their contact form. class="infoquote "our innovative and less-stuffy approach to providing legal services ensure that the focus is always on results"< div> It's sad but true that many of t...


Pump Court Chambers Direct Access Barristers in London, Swindon & Winchester: They also state: class="infoquote "we have provided high-quality legal representation to clients in the UK and overseas for more than 70 years"< div> Which all sounds great. But be aware that if you search for 'pump court barristers' or other related terms you may...


RD Costings Ltd - Criminal Injury Claims based in Portishead: No win, no fee just means that if your case loses you will not have to pay anything. www.rdcosting.co.uk) also were not currently in use at the time of writing. A whiplash claim against an insurer where the third party has already admitted fault is pretty much a slam dunk. ...


Reid Black Solicitors Ltd in Belfast, Antrim & Ballyclare: A quick note on navigation though. class="infoquote "Reid Black Solicitors offer exceptional Legal services throughout Northern Ireland and have an expertise in Military Claims throughout the UK."< div> Often the things that impress us most on a law firms' site ...


Richmond Legal Ltd Solicitors in Middleton, Manchester: class="infoquote "Providing expert legal advice and representation for Personal injury, Immigration, Professional Discipline and litigation matters."< div> If you've already flicked through a dozen other law firm's websites today in your search for representation,...


Reynolds Macdonald Solicitors in Hackney: A 1-year-old firm might have several 40-year veterans on staff . Yes, if the firm is registered with a law society then you can usually find out quite a bit about them independently. So if a legal service provider has few or even zero reviews, don't take it as a negative s...


Robin Somerville Direct Access Barrister & Mediator in Barnet, Greater London: For example a solicitor consulting with a barrister on your issue to improve it's chances pf success is a very different thing. A quite note on navigation as the this is obviously the barrister's name as the branding and web address. This is not always the case. You ess...


The Search Bureau from Premier Searches Ltd - UK Conveyancing Search Provider: It probably doesn't occur to employees of a firm to jump on the web to write a review about a service their company uses. If you've read some of our other articles where we research solicitors, barristers and law practices across the UK - you'll probably be used to seei...


Simper Law Ltd - Solicitors in Norwich & Great Yarmouth: There is also a firm called Simpler Law based in Lincoln which handles Estate Planning matters too. If you https: solicitors.lawsociety.org.uk office 594891 simper-law-limited" check out the page< a> for any firm registered with them you'll be shown alternate contact deta...


Springle & Co Solicitors Estate Planning Wills & Probate in North Shields, Tyne and Wear: So please bear with us for a second on this article whilst we do a little foundation-setting. So whilst we're clearly not pushing the idea that this particular firm is the best for the job, we are certainly pushing the idea of planning properly and ensuring the advice you ...


Stenfield Ltd Solicitors in Norwich & Harrow on the Hill, London: This helps to distinguish between those law firms that claim ancient establishment dates of their brand, compared with those that have actual real experience behind their staff. Any mentions of 'Stenfield Limited' relate to the same company. Especially when the sales ...


Swain & Co Solicitors Ltd in Southampton, Liverpool & Havant: Often after a specific feedback form has been filled out. The above are snippets from the firm's own testimonial page. We have over 200 firms in our database at the moment and only 22 of them will help with Legal Aid. For example, if you saw a negative 1-star review for Burg...


Taylor Price Legal Ltd - Solicitors in Leeds & Levenshulme (Manchester): A really great resource to help with this is any local law society a firm might have joined. Such as needing to watch out for people who simply can't search properly. We will try to show you how to find information between the lines and point out research resources you ma...


The Injury Solicitor Ltd - Road Accident Claims in Salford, Manchester: We always ensure there are a good dollop of main-stream, high-street solicitors to choose from. No win, no fee just means that if you lose there will be no fees. If you're ever in doubt, the various Law Society databases are a great resource. Unfortunately if you're researc...


The Legal Practice Ltd - Solicitors in Wembley Park, Greater London: So how do TLP fare on the independent comment forums? class="infoquote "very good and fluent in their work and know what they are doing" "I have been using the firm in the last 5 years and their work is very thorough" "always there to answer any queries" ...


Trojan Solicitors Ltd Immigration & Family Law in London: That's not to say there weren't things we weren't so keen on. The firm we're writing about today, Trojan Solicitors, first stood out to us as being an Immigration specialist. Which brings us neatly back to our original question about when is a firm a 'specialist' and ...


Trust Inheritance Ltd Wills, Probate & Estate Planning in Weston-Super-Mare: We've talked a lot before about specialists versus general practice firms. However we hope the information and links provided above at least show why we were more than happy to add Trust Inheritance to our database of recommended firms. Rather than simply only doing the on...


ULA Solicitors Ltd - Law Firm in London: If you check out the page on the law society site for ULA Solicitors Ltd you'll see the qualification dates and case focus of each solicitor within the firm. But the fact they still work with Legal Aid at all these days is something very unique. We recently found out consu...


Youngs Solicitors - Young & Co Solicitors Ltd in Longton (Stoke on Trent): The official website for Young & Co is www.youngs.law with www.youngs.co.uk being for a brewery and www.youngs.com not having any website at all. So because Young and Co deal with conveyancing, it is hugely important to make sure you are on the correct website and never ...



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