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Beasley Johnson Loyns

PO Box 5533, Walsall, WS1 9JJ

Betesh Partnership

Cardinal House, 20 St. Mary's Parsonage, Manchester, M3 2LY more info...

0843 0052 318 0843 0051 396

Areas of law:

Accidents / Accidents and Personal Injury Overseas / Accidents at Work / Adjudication / Admissions/Exclusions read more...

Simons Rodkin

32 Bloomsbury Street, London, WC1B 3QJ more info...

08430053021

Areas of law:

Ancillary Relief / Bankruptcy / Breach of Confidence / Civil Liberties / Civil Litigation read more...

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Business Disputes, Shareholder Disputes, Partnership Disputes, Employment Law Claims, Discrimination Claims, Settlement Agreements, Immigration, Bankruptcy and Insolvency, Property, Landlord and Tenant, Rent Arrears, Tenant Eviction, Dilapidation Claims, Repossession, Conveyancing and Lease Renewal Central London Office telephone number 0207 112 8841 Finchley Office telephone number 0208 446 6223 We are a litigation firm of solicitors located in Bloomsbury Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1. read more...

Powell Spencer & Partners

290 Kilburn High Road, London, NW6 2DD more info...

0843 0051 877

Areas of law:

Clinical Negligence / Crime (General) / Family / Legal Aid / Personal Injury read more...

Rozita Hussain Solicitors

2A Egerton Crescent, Withington, Manchester, M20 4PN more info...

0843 0051 576

Areas of law:

Commercial Property / Residential Property / Conveyancing / Family / Immigration and Nationality read more...

Alderson Dodds

4-8 Stanley Street, Blyth, NE24 2BU more info...

0843 0052 087

Areas of law:

Clinical Negligence / Commercial / Crime (General) / Family / Personal Injury read more...

Aston Carter Solicitors

324 Kings Street, Hammersmith, London, W6 0RR more info...

08447048809

Areas of law:

Accidents / Civil Litigation / Commercial Disputes / Crime (General) / Debt Recovery read more...

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Aston Carter Solicitors is a multidisciplinary law firm specialising in the provision of legal services across the legal sector for both businesses and individuals. read more...

Blacks

Hanover House, 22 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9NZ more info...

0843 0052 953

Areas of law:

Commercial Property / Conveyancing / Employment / Family / Personal Injury read more...

Hodgkinsons

'The Bracings', 7 Heath Road, Skegness, PE25 3ST more info...

0843 0051 676

Areas of law:

Civil Litigation / Conveyancing / Employment / Family / Personal Injury read more...

Lanyon Bowdler

Chapter House North, Abbey Lawn, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, SY2 5DE more info...

0843 0052 130

Areas of law:

Civil Litigation / Conveyancing / Commercial / Commercial Litigation / Employment read more...

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