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We are home to one of only a small number of specialist solicitors trained to authenticate legal documents for use in the UK or abroad.
Following Government advice the office will now be closed until further notice. We will continue to work remotely from home and you can contact us by phone and email. The main switchboard will be open and operating during normal office hours 9am-5pm Monday to Friday, we will pass your call on and ask the relevant person to contact you. At this difficult time we wish all our clients well, if you need us we will endeavour to respond.
Bell and Buxton Solicitors are trusted by generations of families to provide legal advice on a wide range of personal legal issues.
Whatever the nature of legal advice, whether it’s dealing with a divorce, writing a Will, or getting legal documentation in place that protects a vulnerable loved one, our solicitors understand that it’s an extremely important and sometimes emotive time.
Our highly experienced team have a reputation for their high standards and focus on client care. This is reflected by various industry award wins and short-listings, consistent recognition by the UK Legal 500 for expertise in Private Client work, along with exemplary client testimonials and recommendations.
They have expertise in the field of contentious probate, with this team leading the way nationally for their expertise in the dealing with the most complex case of disputed wills and estates.
The firm was shortlisted for a 2018 STEP Private Client Award in the ‘Vulnerable Client Advisory Practice of the Year’ category. These national awards recognise only the very best solicitors in the UK.
In 2017, Associate Solicitor, Demelza Wrigley won the prestigious Family Law Award at the Yorkshire Legal Awards, beating off stiff competition in this highly competitive category.
There is a genuine focus and culture within the firm of listening carefully to clients and responding to their individual needs and requirements.
First impressions at reception were very friendly and helpful and very caring on leaving. The offer of coffee was most welcome. The understanding by Mr Sissons of the situation was to the point and any aspect that could cause unforeseen (by me) problems was soon spotted.
"John Breeze is very approachable and professional. I was kept well-informed with regular updates and clear explanations as my case progressed. I cannot adequately express my gratitude to him for guiding me through each step of the legal process...I would not hesitate to approach Bell & Buxton should I require legal advice again."
- Mrs Stokoe
"No improvements required - I would use Bell & Buxton again without hesitation. Demelza has been super with very clear advice & quick responses to any query we had."
"We were all highly satisfied with the service we were given and John Breeze was excellent in all the dealings and explanations."
- Mr Richardson
“Great Service - I've been putting off making a will for year’s but Charles made the process totally pain free.”