Newtons Solicitors Durham

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Newtons Solicitors Durham offers a full range of legal services to individuals and companies including: insolvency, company and commercial, employment, disputes, commercial property services, divorce and family law, buying and selling residential property, wills and probate.

By looking after our clients, giving them the advice they need and getting the results they want, Newtons continues to grow into a strong firm of regional solicitors.

Our Durham office is located within the Rivergreen Centre at Aykley Heads, just a mile to the north of Durham City and a short walk from Durham main line station and local bus services. We are delighted that the Centre has achieved the gold standard of sustainable design. The Rivergreen Centre is set to become a benchmark for the growing number of sustainable developments and a sign-post for buildings in the future. There is a cafe within the Centre and also an award winning restaurant nearby. 

“Excellent all round. Efficient and practical.”

We help clients throughout Yorkshire and the North East with a wide range of legal issues:

Divorce and Family Law

Our team of divorce solicitors and family law experts in Durham will provide constructive and impartial advice to resolve any disputes relating to divorce, separation and family matters.

Children Matters

Our team of expert family solicitors in Durham will ensure that your views are fully considered and your relationship with your children is preserved and protected.

Residential Property/Conveyancing

Whether you are buying or selling, you can be sure that we will be working hard on your behalf to achieve a smooth completion.

Wills, Probate and Trusts

Our experienced wills, probate & trusts team is committed to preparing your will, dealing with probates or trusts in a sensitive, efficient and professional manner.

Employment Law

We specialise in providing employers, senior executives and employees with tailor-made advice on employment and HR matters. Our highly-experienced and personable team work hard to resolve your employment law problems practically and cost effectively. Our team also provides cost effective advice to employees regarding on-going employment concerns or Employment Tribunal claims. 

Commercial Property

Our commercial property team in Durham has experience in a wide variety of commercial property work and offer an end-to-end service. We will advise on finding an opportunity and acquiring it; planning through to construction; financing the project and disposing of the property for investment purposes.

Company Law

Our corporate, company and commercial solicitors can offer expert advice whether you are an established company or starting your first business.

Insolvency and Reconstruction

Our highly experienced insolvency and reconstruction solicitors advise on administrations including the sale and purchase of businesses using the pre-pack administration procedure. The team has a national reputation for delivering practical and focussed solutions for owners and directors of businesses which are facing financial difficulties.

Agricultural and Rural Law

Our agriculture and rural law specialists have an in-depth understanding of the issues farmers and landowners face.

Commercial Disputes

Getting the right advice early in a dispute can save time, money, stress and even reputation – minimising the impact on your business. Our commercial disputes resolution team will work hard on your behalf to try and settle disputes without the need for litigation – we will always tailor our advice to your needs and achieve the best outcome for you.

Whether you are involved in a business or dealing with your personal affairs, we always remember how important your case is to you and put ourselves in your position. At Newtons you will regularly receive clear guidance when you need it together with an experienced lawyer who will look after your best interests.

You will receive a clear explanation of the fees and charges that you will incur so that there are no nasty surprises along the way.