Solicitors in Kingswood
Our solicitors in Kingswood have built a reputation in the Bristol area for providing outstanding legal advice across a wide range of legal matters.
We are highly regarded due to our technical expertise; however, we truly believe that our clients are deserving of far more than a legal service alone. When you choose to work with our solicitors in Kingswood, you’ll benefit from a sensitive and bespoke service, from professionals who wish to protect your interests.
Regardless of the complexity of your issues, our team will work proactively to find a solution that aligns with your needs.
Contact details for our solicitors in Kingswood, Bristol
111/117 Regent Street
Tel 0117 325 2929
Opening hours 09:00 – 17.15
Alternatively, complete our online enquiry form and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible.
Personal legal services provided by our solicitors in Kingswood, Bristol include:
- Family law
- Wills, trusts and probate
- Employment law advice for employees
- Residential property
- Medical negligence
- Personal injury
- Dispute resolution
Business legal services provided by our solicitors in Kingswood, Bristol:
- Corporate and commercial
- Commercial disputes
- Commercial property
- Employment law advice for employers
Personal legal services offered by our solicitors in Kingswood, Bristol
The team at our office in Kingswood can help you and your family with a wide range of legal matters. Whether you need assistance with a divorce, personal injury compensation, employment disputes, or creating a Will, our team at Barcan+Kirby Kingswood can assist you.
Family issues can be both emotional and complex, and in certain situations, you may need legal assistance to preserve your rights. Our family law solicitors in Kingswood can help with all manner of family law issues, tailoring our support to your needs.
Going through a divorce can be an extremely difficult period, and dealing with the practicalities can often feel stressful. Our divorce solicitors in Kingswood can offer support that suits your requirements. We will make sure that the process is as smooth as possible, and that all your needs and concerns are addressed.
Our family law solicitors can help you to make arrangements for your children, and finances, as well as settle any disputes. We are also able to offer legal support with civil partnership dissolution, and separation agreements.
Our child law solicitors in Kingswood, Bristol have expertise in all manner of child law matters, we can offer assistance with matters like child contact and child residency, particularly in the aftermath of a divorce or separation. We can also help with any disputes, for instance, between parents concerning their child’s upbringing.
Equally, our solicitors can assist you if you need help with social service issues, care proceedings, accessing grandparents’ rights, or parental orders.
We are accredited by the Law Society for Children Law, so you can be confident of our exceptional expertise in this area.
If you or a loved one is experiencing domestic abuse, our legal team can take fast action, providing the support you or they need, to stay safe, and remove yourself from that situation. Our domestic abuse solicitors in Kingswood can assist with strong legal protections, for instance, occupational orders, or non-molestation orders.
We appreciate the highly sensitive nature of these cases, and that immediate action is often necessary to protect clients and prevent further abuse.
Wills, trusts and probate
When you need support to draft a Will or to decide how you would like your estate to be dealt with after you’ve passed away, our experts at Barcan+Kirby can guide you. If you are acting for a loved one who lacks mental capacity, we can assist you here, as well as provide help to administer the estate of a deceased family member.
The team includes members of the Law Society’s Private Client Section and the highly respected Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).
Whether you are making your first Will or need help updating an existing Will, it is important to have the right expert support.
Our Wills solicitors in Kingswood can assist you throughout the entire process ensuring that your estate and your loved ones are properly looked after. Our team can also advise on estate planning, helping you to ensure that your plans are tax efficient.
You can visit our Will writing services page or read more about our Wills, trusts and probate services below.
Probate and estate administration
Managing the estate of a loved one who has passed away can be a hugely challenging experience, with many different duties to attend to. Our approachable and empathetic team at Barcan+Kirby can assist you with specific estate administration tasks, or perform the entire process for you if this is your preference.
For more information about how we can help you, please contact our probate and estate administration solicitors in Kingswood.
Disputes regarding Wills and estates can cause many negative consequences, both financial and emotional, and this is especially true if disputes are not handled properly. To minimise negativity and potential tension amongst the family, it is important to access specialist legal support.
Our inheritance disputes solicitors in Kingswood can help you to resolve any inheritance disputes, quickly and efficiently, whilst helping you to protect your family relationships, wherever possible.
Powers of Attorney
Having a Power of Attorney in place assures that, if you unfortunately lose the capacity to handle your own affairs, a loved one, or appointed professional can help you. Our Power of Attorney solicitors in Kingswood can help you draft a Power of Attorney that perfectly represents your preferences, ensuring that your finances and health matters are dealt with as you’d like, should you ever lose mental capacity.
With the help of a trust, you can ensure that your dependants are taken care of in the future, along with reducing your tax liability. Our expert team of trust solicitors in Kingswood can assist you in creating trusts, managing trusts, and offering legal advice for trust beneficiaries.
Court of Protection
If someone close to you can no longer handle their finances, property and or general health and wellbeing matters on their own, you may need to step in to assist them. Our Court of Protection solicitors in Kingswood can assist you to apply to the Court of Protection and become a Deputy for your loved one. As their deputy, you will be legally permitted to handle their important affairs for them.
The team includes a Law Society accredited practitioner in Mental Capacity (Welfare), reflecting our specialist expertise in these matters.
Employment law advice for employees
It is important that employees have a sense of their employment rights, and what they can do if they have been treated unfairly by an employer. Our employment lawyers in Bedminster, Bristol, can educate you on your rights, and support you to take fast action, where a breach of your rights has taken place.
It is vital that employees understand their employment rights, including the steps that they can take if they have been unfairly treated by an employer. Our employment lawyers in Kingswood can offer information about your rights, and help you to protect yourself and resolve issues, for instance, where your employer has breached your rights.
Our team includes a member of the Employment Lawyers Association (ELA), demonstrating our expertise in this area.
Read more about our employment law services for employees.
Buying or selling a home involves a huge variety of steps and key tasks, and without the right support, the experience can quickly become stressful. Our residential property solicitors in Kingswood can guide you through every stage, offering bespoke support and seeing that your requirements are met.
We are accredited by the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS), which acts as an independent measure of our service standards.
Read more about our residential property services.
If you are in the early stages of approaching a medical negligence claim, the process can certainly feel daunting. Thankfully, our medical negligence solicitors in Kingswood have years of expertise to benefit you, we are here to make the process as simple and comfortable as we can.
We are accredited by the Law Society for Clinical Negligence, verifying our leading expertise in handling medical negligence claims. Additionally, we are top ranked by the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners for Clinical Negligence.
Read more about our medical negligence claims services.
Getting injured is incredibly difficult, particularly where there are long-term implications on your health, and even more so if another person caused your injury. Once our personal injury solicitors in Kingswood have determined that you have grounds for a claim, we can expertly guide you through the whole process.
We are accredited by the Law Society for Personal Injury and the team includes members of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) acting as strong indicators of the high level of our skills in handling these types of claims. We are also ranked by the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners for Personal Injury.
Read more about our personal injury services.
Finding yourself part of a legal dispute can feel both confusing and frustrating, particularly if you lack an understanding of your legal rights and potential resolutions. Our dispute resolution solicitors in Kingswood, Bristol, can help you to settle disputes concerning estates, Wills, debts, residential property, and more.
Read more about our dispute resolution services for individuals.
Business legal services offered by our solicitors in Kingswood, Bristol
At Barcan+Kirby we offer commercial law advice for a wide range of clients from our offices in Kingswood, Bristol. With ample commercial intelligence and legal expertise, we can help your business reach its goals, sidestepping legal risks along the way.
Corporate and commercial
Our corporate and commercial solicitors in Kingswood Bristol, can provide assistance throughout the entire business lifecycle. We can offer legal advice on financing options and assistance with drafting and reviewing contracts. Our team can also assist you in resolving business disputes, or support you when approaching mergers and acquisitions.
Read more about our corporate and commercial services.
Commercial disputes can be incredibly disruptive, that is, unless these are dealt with swiftly and with care. Where disputes are mishandled, these have the potential to impact cash flow and cause reputational damages and unnecessary downtime.
Our commercial dispute resolution lawyers in Kingswood can assist you to promptly find the best ways to settle matters, whilst always considering your business and your wider objectives. We can assist with all manner of disputes, including commercial property, contract disputes, professional negligence or debt collection.
Our outstanding commercial property team can provide a wide range of services to businesses, as well as developers and landlords. Our commercial property solicitors in Kingswood have expertise across a diverse range of areas, including acquisitions and disposals, development, and commercial leases. If you are experiencing a property dispute, we can help you here too.
Employment law advice for employers
Employment law tends to change over time, and as a result, it is vital that employers stay up to date, and comply with their legal responsibilities. Our employment solicitors in Kingswood, Bristol, can offer full support with employment law matters, as well as providing outsourced HR, where needed.
Local legal resources in Bristol city centre
Bristol Civil and Family Justice Centre
This is the local court for people in Bristol dealing with matters including divorce, financial remedy, childcare arrangements and employment claims.
Citizens Advice Bristol
This is the local citizens’ advice service for Bristol, providing basic, free advice on a range of issues.
Directions to our solicitors in Kingswood
Our solicitors’ office in Kingswood is located on Regent Street.
If arriving by train, the closest train station is Lawrence Hill. Alternatively, there is a train station at Keynsham or Bristol Temple Meads.
If arriving by bus, the closest bus and coach station to our office can be found on Moravian Road.
If arriving by car, you’ll find parking at Kings Chase Shopping Centre and on Cecil Road.