Free initial legal advice

Firms of solicitors offering free legal advice

The firms of solicitors below are willing to offer free initial legal advice to individuals or to businesses, by phone or by email. These are the firms’ website; visit the site to obtain contact details. Free advice is normally limited to one email or one phone call.

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See also:

5 ways to get Free legal advice – video by barrister Daniel Barnett.

The top free legal advice providers in the UK – from the Five Fantastic Lawyers site.

Aaron & Partners – Chester, Shrewsbury and Manchester

Abel-Brown HR – Uppingham, Leicestershire (employment, compromise agreements, sex & pregnancy discrimination)

Abuse Law (part of Simpson Millar) – Cheadle Hulme

Access Law – Southampton

Accident and Injury Claims Centre – set up by Frazer Coogans, Ayr, in Scotland

Accident Claim Expert comes from Kevin Bolton, solicitor, of Manchester.

Accident Claims UK Advice – (Friends Legal), national service (no win no fee claims for UK residents and workers)

Accident Line Direct – national service (personal injury, advice, information and no win no fee)

A City Law Firm – London (Tech Law, Start Up, Investment, Surrogacy)

Adlex – London (e-commerce, internet, domain law)

Alyson France – Wirral (personal injury and accidents, especially bike accidents)

Anglo-Thai Legal (ATL) – Warrington (private, commercial, disputes; matters relating to South-East Asia)

Antony Hodari & Co. – Manchester (road traffic accidents, personal injury claims, care home fees)

Applebys – Bradford & Huddersfield (personal injury, medical negligence, motorists defence, wills & probate)

Armed Forces Legal Action – assistance for servicemen and women across Scotland and the UK generally

Austin Lafferty – Glasgow, East Kilbride and Hamilton (family law, property, compensation, business)

AWH Legal – Manchester (personal and commercial law)

Azrights – Islington Green, London (brands, trade marks, intellectual property, copyright, design, social media)

Baileyfields – Bethersden, near Ashford, Kent (employment)

BakerLaw – Farnham

BB Law – Congleton, Cheshire (road traffic law)

BBM – Edinburgh & Wick (Employment Law in Scotland)

Bastows Divorce – Southampton

Beckett – Gillingham, Kent & Croydon

Beltrami & Co. – Glasgow (Scottish law including criminal matters)

Berkeley – Manchester (accident claims)

Betteridges – Hertford (divorce and family law)

Bishop & Light – Brighton (crime and mental health)

Bhatia Best – East Midlands – Wirral (biking accidents and other types of accident)

Blackwater Road Traffic Law – Glasgow and Inverness (road traffic offences in Scotland)

Bonallack and Bishop – Salisbury, Andover, Amesbury, Verwood and Warminster (Family Law and many other areas of law)

Boyd Legal – Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Inverness (personal services and business services)

Boris Kremer (Kremers) – Fareham

Boyd Rice – Newtownards, Co Down (Personal injury, conveyancing, family, wills & estates)

Brethertons – Rugby and Banbury (Personal Injury only)

Brindley Twist Tafft & James Medical Negligence – Coventry (Medical Negligence)

Buchanan & Co – Chesterfield and Sheffield (wills, trusts, family law, personal injury, employment)

Burke Niazi – Holloway, Lewisham and Stratford, London (immigration, family and commercial property)

Burnett Barker – Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Canter Levin & Berg – Liverpool, Merseyside and Lancashire

Carr Berman Crichton – Rutherglen and Glasgow (family law, powers of attorney, wills, PPI, personal injury)

Carruthers Law – Liverpool (defamation, professional negligence, commercial and private matters)

Carter Moore (CM) – Manchester (driving offences)

Cartwright King – Nottingham, Leicester, Birmingham, Sheffield, Newcastle & Derby

Cheal Associates – Ringwood (employment)

cl@n childlaw – Edinburgh and the Lothians (free advice for children and young people in Edinburgh and the Lothians)

Clark Willis – Darlington, Co Durham & Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire (housing, mental health, personal injury, family, crime)

Clarke & Son – Basingstoke (business law and family law)

Cleggs – East Midlands (business and personal issues, farming and personal injury but not family and crime)

Close Thornton – Darlington

Coles Solicitors – Northallerton and Thirsk, North Yorkshire (personal injury, wills, probate, conveyancing)

Coles Miller – Poole, Bournemouth, Charminster & Broadstone, all in Dorset

Complete Clarity – Glasgow (family law, debt recovery, power of attorney, personal injury, employment)

Contact Law provides free initial guidance on any legal matter and then introduces you to a local, recommended solicitor

Coodes – various locations in Cornwall and Devon

Cooper Sons Hartley & Williams – Buxton & High Peak, Derbyshire

Co-op Legal Services (Family Law, Divorce, Wills, Probate, Personal Injury and Medical Negligence)

CSK Legal – Birmingham

Cute Injury UK – national service (personal injury claims specialists, no win no fee)

Cooper & Co  – York (legal topics relating to dogs)

Cousins Business Law – Birmingham (dispute management, directors duties and responsibilities, commercial property and licensing)

Cranbrook Legal – Ilford and London (immigration, family, litigation)

Craybeck Law – London and Benfleet, Essex (wills, probate and estates)

Danielle Cohen Immigration – Camden Town, London and Birmingham (immigration)

DavidsonMorris – London (immigration)

Devereux & Co. – Bristol (divorce, family and matrimonial)

DFR Solicitors – Huddersfield

Direct Immigration Solutions – Norwich (immigration)

Divorce, Mediation and Family Law – Cambridge

Dominic Levent – Whetstone, London

Dominic Sellar & Co. – Glasgow (road traffic cases for clients across Scotland)

Donnelly Neary and Donnelly (DND Law) – Newry, Co. Down, in Northern Ireland

Douglas Wemyss (DWS) – Leicester & Loughborough, provide

Duncan Grehan & Partners – Dublin (Irish law for individuals and for business including German speakers)

Dunn & Baker – Exeter, Newton Abbot and Cullompton (personal injury)

DWFM Beckman – London (family law)

Edmans & Co – London (Immigration)

Edward Hayes – London (fraud, white collar and general crime)

Edwards Abrams Doherty – Liverpool, Sheffield and Birmingham

Elite Immigration (immigrationlawyersleeds) – Leeds

Elsbys – Hailsham, East Sussex (accidents and injuries)

Employment Relations – Canterbury & London

Enfranchisement Solicitors – Wiltshire, Hampshire and Dorset (enfranchisement, lease extension and right to manage cases)

Euan Robertson – Glasgow (Scottish Road Traffic Law)

Express Conveyancing (all aspects of conveyancing including lease extensions)

F. Barnes & Son – Romford, Essex (matrimonial matters)

Family Law in Cornwall – St. Austell

Fentimans – Knowle, Solihull, West Midlands

Field Fisher Waterhouse – London (medical compensation)

Fieldings Porter – Bolton (family and personal injury)

First Personal Injury provides national coverage for accident claims & personal injury.

Fisher Jones Greenwood – Colchester

Flight Delay Reclaims – Glasgow

Foort Tayler – Dunmow, Essex (family law)

Ford Simey – Exeter, Exmouth & Sidmouth (crime and fraud and employment matters)

Forde Campbell – Downpatrick, Co. Down (trademark registration and design registration)

Forrest Williams – Mansfield, Nottinghamshire (crime, motoring, family, civil litigation, PI)

Freeman Johnson – Darlington, Durham and Spennymoor, County Durham

Frettens – Christchurch, Dorset

Gard & Co – Plymouth, Devon

Geoffrey Miller – Manchester, Lancashire (motor offences)

George & Co. – London and Aldeburgh, Suffolk (business, the older person, and conveyancing)

Goldbergs – Plymouth

Gherson – London (all aspects of imigration, both personal and business-related)

Graham & Rosen – Hull (personal and business law)

Grahame Stowe Bateson – Leeds (family matters)

Grayfords – London (English & international family law)

GSC Solicitors – London (divorce, child matters and family Law)

Guile Nicholas – London (family, housing/landlors & tenant, wills & probate)

Hammond Trotter – Manchester & London (driving offences)

Hart Reade – Polegate, Eastbourne and Hailsham (family law & business issues)

Hill & Abbott – Chelmsford, Essex

HMA LAW – Edgbaston, Birmingham (insurance and professional negligence)

Hollies – Stourbridge, West Midlands & Bromsgrove

Hopkins – Mansfield and Nottingham (family law, housing issues and accident injury, with free advice clinics)

Housing and Property Law Partnership – London (by telephone)

Howard & Over – Plymouth, Plymstock & Ivybridge, Devon (free initial consultation: litigation & mediation)

Hudson Law – Hull (family law, wills, probate, property, small business)

Hudson McKenzie – London (immigration)

Hugh James – Cardiff (full range of personal, legal and financial matters, inclding personal injury and medical negligence)

Hunter & Uro – Bedford & London (family law)

Hutharts – Gateshead (business legal advice, employment, conveyancing, wills, probate litigation services, immigration)

HR – Bolton (accident/compensation claims and employment)

HW Solicitors – Huddersfield (personal injury, employment, wills & probate, consumer issues)

Immigration Advice Service (IAS) Oldham and branches around the country (immigration issues)

Richmond Chambers Immigration Barristers – London (Immigration Law advice from Barristers)

Immigration Law Solutions – Leeds and Skipton (Immigration Issues)

Inspire Family Solicitors – Salisbury (Family law)

Ironmonger Curtis – Sheffield (commercial law, particularly employment)

Irwin Mitchell – Birmingham, Leeds, London, Newcastle and Sheffield (Personal Injury)

James McNulty & Co – Omagh, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland (personal injury)

Joe Egan – Bolton, Lancashire

John Hussey – Fermoy, County Cork, Ireland

Jonas Roy Bloom – Birmingham (criminal matters)

Johnson & Boon – Wirral (individuals and businesses)

Kaim Todner – London, Witney, Oxfordshire & Ashford, Kent (criminal or fraud matters)

Karen O’Neill – Newton Abbot, Devon (divorce and children)

KJS – Henley-on-Thames and The Strand, London (family law)

Lam & Meerabux – Croydon (Family, immigration, crime, motoring)

Lampkin & Co. – Deeside, Flintshire

Lanarkshire Law Practice – Bellshill, Lanarkshire (conveyancing, wills and power or attorney)

Lance Mason – Blackburn, Lancashire (accident and injury claims)

Langleys – York, Lincoln, Manchester (wills, trust and probate, divorce and family, inheritance tax planning, corporate and commercial law, employment law)

Lanyon Bowdler – Telford, Shrewsbury, Wellington and Ludlow (Crime, PI, Clin Neg and Family related matters)

Latimer Lee – Prestwich, Bury, Heywood & Bolton, Greater Manchester

Latitude Law – Manchester, London and Brussels (immigration)

Lawford Kidd – Edinburgh (personal injury)

Levenes – London, Birmingham and Cardiff (accidents and employment)

Leonard Lowy & Co – Camden Town London (all areas of business law including employment and music law)

Levi – Leeds & London

Linnitts – Newton Abbot, Devon (divorce and children, personal injury, civil litigation and wills and probate)

Livingstone Brown – Glasgow

Lloyd Donnelly – Borehamwood & Tring, Hertfordshire (employment, pregnancy & maternity issues, personal injury)

London IP – London (intellectual property, patents, trademarks, designs)

LSGA – Piccadilly, London

Luke Curran & Co – Newry, Northern Ireland (private and commercial clients)

Manor Law Family Solicitors – Hertford & City of London (divorce and family law generally)

Mark Croft – Oakwood, Derby (criminal law matters)

Mark Thompson Law – Exeter (accidents and industrial disease)

Mansouri & Son – Croydon

Martin & Co. – Manchester (employment)

Martin Johnston & Socha – Dunfermline, Kirkcaldy and Alloa, all in Scotland (criminal defence)

Mason Bullock – an online law firm based in Coventry (Settlement Agreement and CCJ Removal Specialists)

Massers – Nottingham (business matters)

May May & Merrimans – London (family law)

Matrix – Wirral (personal injury claims, road traffic accidents, accidents at work)

McSporrans – Edinburgh (criminal defence)

Mercian Law -Tamworth (commercial debt recovery)

Meresbrook Pollard – Bradford (family law, immigration, personal injury, disability, special educational needs)

Michael Lewin – Leeds (claims for personal injury, criminal injury, road traffic accidents)

Michael Lyon – Glasgow and Dumfries, and for Scotland generally (motoring offences)

Milne Moser – Kendal & Milnthorpe, Cumbria

Moerans – Edgware, Middlesex (wills, probate, lasting powers of attorney, care fees planning, leases, general property matters)

MJP – Liverpool and Birkenhead (Motoring Offences)

Morgan Jones & Pett – Great Yarmouth

Monaco – London (employment law, representing employees only; settlement agreements)

Morrish – Leeds, Bradford, Yeadon, Pudsey

Motoring Lawyers Online (Forrest Williams) – Nottingham (Speeding, Drink Driving, Motoring Law).

MSB – Wavertree and Allerton (accidents, employment, conveyancing and other topics)

Muldoon Britton – London & Manchester (contentious legal matters, litigation)

Myerson – Altrincham, Cheshire (Business and Personal law)

Neil Manley – Dublin (Irish law for individuals and for business)

Nelsons – Tenterden, Kent (setting up and running a business; conveyancing for individuals)

Nicola Williams – Cheadle Hulme, Stockport (divorce and family law)

No.1 – Oldham (divorce and family law)

Non Fault Claims – national service (road traffic accidents, replacement vehicles and compensation)

Nowell Meller – Stafford

Optimal Claim – Preston (accidents, criminal claims)

Patterson Law – Newton Abbot (road traffic law)

Paul J Watson – Middlesbrough

PCM – City of London (Family law)

Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors – Oldham

Pennine – Rochdale (many areas of law for individuals including Islamic services and divorce)

Personal Injury Solicitors Southampton (Friends Legal) – (no win no fee claims for people living and working in Southampton)

Pictons – Luton, Milton Keynes, Hemel Hempstead and Tring (in many areas of law – please ask)

Pitmans – Reading, Berkshire

Pointon & Co – Newcastle under Lyme

Poppleston Allen – Nottingham (licensing Law, pubs, gaming)

Porters Solicitors – Lymm, Cheshire (employment law, personal injury, clinical / medical negligence and professional negligence)

Price and Kelway – Milford Haven

Probate Helper – online service (probate matters)

Probate Solicitors (PSL) – Solihull (probate and powers of attorney)

Pryers – York (medical negligence and personal injury)

PSR Solicitors – Shotton, Wrexham, Rhyl, Colwyn Bay and Ellesmere Port (personal injury, conveyancing and debt collections)

R James Hutcheon – Liverpool (Fatal Accident Claims and Motorbike Claims)

Ramsdens – Huddersfield , Elland, Halifax, Holmfirth & Slaithwaite

Rebian – Leeds (criminal law and legal aid for criminal proceedings)

Reculver – London (employment law)

Richardsons & Co. – Crewe, Cheshire (accidents and personal injury)

Redmans – Richmond (employment, personal injury and civil litigation)

Regents – Manchester (employment law)

Riley Hayes – Birmingham & Wolverhampton (fraud, crime, road traffic/driving offences, personal injury, wills & probate) – Glasgow (offences such as speeding, drink driving, dangerous driving ) – Glasgow (road traffic law in Scotland)

Rogers – Dublin (personal injury)

Rowberry Morris – Reading, Staines and Tadley

Roydens (part of Laytons) Manchester (employment)

SABZ (UK Immigration Solicitors) – London, Manchester and Birmingham

Samuels – Barnstable, North Devon

Scott Rees – Skelmersdale, Lancashire and Watford, Hertfordshire, Accident Claims

Seddons – London

Selachii – London’s Notting Hill (litigation, arbitration, dispute resolution, fraud, intellectual property)

Seth Lovis & Co. – Covent Garden, London (possible claims)

Sharpe Pritchard – London

Sheppard Fisher – Stafford (free 30 minute consultations)

Sherbornes – Cheltenham (employment issues)

Shortlands – Hammersmith, London (family and divorce issues, including international issues)

Simpkins & Co – Highcliffe, Dorset (personal injury)

Slater & Gordon – London, Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham, Sheffield, Milton Keynes, Bristol, Cambridge, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Newcastle, Wakefield & Bramhall, Cheshire (family law, divorce, personal injury & clinical negligence)

Slee Blackwell – Barnstaple and Exeter, Devon (wills)

South West Family Law – Bath

Southgate – London

Stephen Oldham – Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire (driving offences of all kinds, nationwide coverage)

Sternberg Reed – Barking, Essex (clinical negligence)

Stephens & Scown – Exeter, Plymouth, St Austell, Truro and Liskeard (divorce and separation)

Stephensons – Leigh, Bolton, Manchester, Altrincham, St. Helens & Wigan (matters for individuals and businesses)

Stone Joseph – London (employment law)

Sugare & Co – Leeds

Sweetmans – Manchester (driving offences)

Taylor Fordyce – Winchester, Warminster, Alresford and Sunningdale (family law)

Taylor King – Manchester (divorce and family law)

Tees – Bishop’s Stortford, Great Dunmow, Saffron Walden, Northampton and Cambridge (many areas of law)

Terry & Co. – Essex

The Claims Connection offered by Winston Solicitors of Leeds

The Glasgow Law Practice – Glasgow (personal injury, conveyancing, criminal defence, employment, family Law)

The Law House – Chiswick, Uxbridge and Finchley, London (family law)

The Needle Partnership – Leeds & London

The Robert Kerr Partnership – Paisley & Greenock

Thompsons – Birmingham, Bristol, Chelmsford, Dagenham, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Middlesbrough, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Nottingham, Plymouth, Sheffield, Southampton, Stoke-on-Trent, Derby, Oxford, Wimbledon and Wolverhampton, also Cardiff and Swansea (Personal Injury covering all of England and Wales)

Thompsons – Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen (personal injury covering all of Scotland)

Thomson Hayton Winkley – Kendal & Windermere, Cumbria (personal injury, mediation/dispute resolution and other areas of law)

Tom Street & Co – Frome, Somerset (employment law, professional negligence, medical negligence, defamation, breach of contract and disputes between partners and businesses)

Tozers – Exeter, Teignmouth, Newton Abbot and Plymouth (divorce and family law and medical negligence)

Truman & Co (truelegal) – Exeter, with Legal Advice Centre (for individuals and for business)

Veitch Penny – Exeter

VHS Fletchers – Nottingham & Ilkeston (criminal defence, family law, driving offences)

W. Davies – Woking, Surrey (free evening surgeries – please ask the firm for details)

Wallace Robinson & Morgan – Solihull & Dorridge, West Midlands (family law or dispute resolution)

Wards – 11 offices in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire

Warren’s Family Law – Eastbourne, Brighton and London (divorce and family law)

Waterman’s – Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee, Stirling & Inverness (personal injury in Scotland)

Watkins & Gunn – Pontypool and Newport

WBW – Newton Abbot, Bovey Tracey, Exeter and Torquay

Whiterose Blackmans – Leeds, with specialised sites and

Wilkin Chapman – Grimsby, Lincoln, Beverley, Louth, Horncastle, Alford, Mablethorpe and Sutton on Sea (family law)

Willclaim comes from Inspire Law of Banbury, Oxfordshire (will claims and disputes)

W L – Maidstone, Kent (immigration, asylum, nationality, family)

Woolley & Co – Stratford-upon-Avon (family and divorce)

WTB – Manchester (Immigration, Family Law, Housing Law, Domestic Violence, Commercial Property & Business Leases)