Agriculture and Rural Law in Yorkshire and the North East

Newtons Solicitors have an in-depth understanding of the issues farmers and landowners face.

We act for landowners and farmers throughout Yorkshire and the North East of England.

We can help with matters relating to:

Agricultural property

  • Buying & selling farms, land and estates
  • Farm workers employment
  • Farm business tenancies
  • Farm partnerships and structures
  • Public rights of way

Land development

  • Wind farms

Wills and trusts

  • Wills drafting
  • Trusts
  • Income tax and capital gains planning
  • Inheritance tax advice
  • Inheritance claims
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney

Disputes and prosecutions

  • Employment disputes
  • Farming property disputes
  • Nuisance
  • Contract disputes
  • Building disputes
  • Farm road traffic
  • Public and regulatory

Our aim is to offer confident and clear advice and to help our clients cut through jargon and red tape and to provide clear guidance on the best course of action.

As Newtons is a full-service law firm we can, if required, call on the assistance of other specialist teams within the firm – for example employment law or asset protection – to provide you with advice on all of your requirements.

Please contact our Agriculture and Rural Law Team

Our key contact is Sonia Hunter whose details are featured above. We look forward to hearing from you.