Ginn & Co - Now Merged With Woodfines

Clarendon Road Lockton House

Since 1873

01223411421 - or - Email - or - Visit website

With offices across Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Cambridgeshire, Woodfines Solicitors provide a full range of legal services to businesses and individuals.


Lawyer - Solicitor
Lawyer - Solicitor


Our highly skilled team of lawyers offer advice across a broad range of disciplines but we are also able to provide sector specific services in areas where we have a specialist reputation, such as in the agribusiness and road transport industries, amongst others.

With offices across the region we are dedicated to maintaining our strong links with the local community. Our clients benefit from our relationships with other professional advisers and we can offer value through introductions to our contacts in the business community.



Lexcel provides professionals in law firms with a flexible, supportive management framework to help develop greater operational efficiencies, manage risk effectively, reduce costs and promote profitability. Woodfines was awarded this accreditation in 2011.
Conveyancing Quality Scheme:

Woodfines' Conveyancing department has been accredited under the Law Society's Conveyancing Quality Scheme, which is awarded based on a number of detailed criteria, including the integrity of its solicitors and conveyancers, its efficiency in undertaking conveyancing work, how well clients are treated, and the firm's adherence to good practice management standards.

John Egan and John Leadbeater, Partners in Woodfines' Family department, are both accredited Family Law Specialists with Resolution. Resolution specialists have submitted themselves to a rigorous assessment to demonstrate the highest levels of knowledge, practical application of the law and best practice and are proven experts in a range of areas of the law arising from family breakdown.

Company of the Year - Rising Stars Bedfordshire and Luton Business Excellence Awards 2011:
Woodfines Solicitors won the top prize for "Company of the Year" at the Rising Stars Bedfordshire and Luton Business Excellence Awards, held at the Park Inn in Bedford on Thursday 10th November 2011. The awards are organised by Premier Newspapers and recognise the achievements of leading edge employers and individuals. The "Company of the Year" award was judged by Barclays and was collected by Woodfines Partner, Sylvia Goulding.

Area of Business

Accident claims
Civil litigation
Commissioner for oaths
Compensation claims
Copyright law
Data protection
Dispute resolution
Employment law
Legal advice
Licensing law
Medical negligence
Personal injury
Probate registries
Residential conveyancing
Commercial conveyancing
Company formation
Company law
Criminal law
Discrimination claims
Divorce law
Family law
Human rights law
Landlord and tenant agreements
Legal services
Matrimonial law
Motoring offences
Patent attorneys
Power of attorney
Property law
The law society member


Our areas of expertise range from company commercial, commercial property and employment through to commercial litigation. Market/sector specific specialisms include the agribusiness sector, licensing and all forms of regulatory work including within the transport and haulage arena and environmental and planning law.