QualitySolicitors FJG is an established firm of solicitors with offices in Chelmsford, Colchester, Billericay, Clacton on Sea and central London. We offer a full range of professional legal services to both commercial and private clients.
Formed in the early 1960s the firm has developed into a modern, forward looking practice, filled with experienced staff who are intent on providing the best possible advice in terms of quality, practicality and value.
|Lawyer - Solicitor|
We are a friendly, approachable and gregarious group of individuals who enjoy working as a team providing mutual help and support when needed. We all take an immense pride in our work and always do our utmost to satisfy clients' requirements.
Area of Business
Our services for private clients range from property related matters where our conveyancing team are able to assist in all types of freehold and leasehold transactions including shared equity schemes and lease extensions, family and criminal defence work [we hold the Public Funding (legal aid) franchise for both] civil partnership matters and wills, probate and trusts. If you have been involved in an accident, have issues with your landlord or employer, or would like representation in the courts, then our litigation department will be able to help.
For business clients, our specialists deal with all types of company and employment law matters, business sales and purchases and commercial property transactions and our litigation department will be pleased to represent you in the courts whether you are making or defending a claim.
Our Family Law Solicitor, Gail Thompson, is also a Mediator and regularly assists her clients in reaching amicable agreements.
So far as Criminal Law is concerned, our Offices are located close to both Chelmsford Crown Court and the Magistrates Court. The Criminal Law Department is headed by our Senior Partner, David Lawton, who is on the Duty Solicitor Rota.
Our fees vary according to the nature of the work but in all cases we aim to offer value for money.
Our residential property team offers a personal high-quality property service which is responsive and extremely competitively priced. You will be given a quote for our services prior to any work being undertaken.
When comparing our quote with that from any other firm please bear in mind the following:
* We do not charge any extra for dealing with the discharge of any existing mortgage or the completion and registration of your new mortgage;
* There is no additional charge for miscellaneous items such as "postages, copying, faxes, telephones or petty disbursements";
* Our charges include completion of the Stamp Duty Land Transaction Return on your behalf;
* We have negotiated a reduced funds transfer fee with our bank of only £12 plus VAT.
We are franchised to offer legal aid in criminal and matrimonial cases and where it is not possible to provide an accurate estimate of our fees we will supply the hourly rate of charge and agree on any budget to which you may wish to work.
No win - no fee arrangements may be available in personal injury cases.