Managing: Partner Helen Stephens
Number of Partners: 8
Assistant Solicitors: 6
Other fee-earners: 10
Langley Wellington LLP Solicitors provides a high quality service for business and individual clients nationwide across a range of sectors. The firm operates at a high level in its core practice areas by concentrating on excellence. The firm offers a personal approach with clients who appreciate its common sense attitude. There is an expanding and loyal client base which is a measure of the continuing success that these attributes bring. The firm is one of the fastest growing firms in the area based on strong client relationships and a reputation for excellence. Langley Wellington has a deep understanding of the services it provides and a commitment to extremely high standards of client service and care.
Principal Areas of Work
Education: The team is highly respected and recognised as being very experienced in acting on behalf of parents and young people regarding the EHC Needs Assessment process and appeals to the Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal and Upper Tier Tribunal. Many cases also involve issues regarding school admissions, bullying, exclusions and disability discrimination.
Personal Injury: The team deals with clinical and professional negligence cases including cases of maximum severity involving serious head injuries, spinal cord injuries and obstetrics. The partners have accreditation from the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) and the team includes a member of the Law Society’s Personal Injury Panel.
Family: The department has a leading reputation for advice on all aspects of personal relationships including divorce and separation, financial provision, pre-nuptial agreements, children, care proceedings, domestic violence and mediation. The team are Law Society accredited specialists.
Commercial Property: The team deal with property development and landlord and tenant matters as well as acquisitions and disposals.
Private Client: The team consists of highly experienced practitioners including a member of STEP. It covers estate planning, wills, trusts, administration of estates, court of protection, contentious probate, inheritance act claims, powers of attorney, advanced decisions and a range of advice about older and vulnerable clients’ affairs.
Litigation: The firm provides advice to the transport industry on regulatory and criminal matters ranging from appearance before the Traffic Commissioner to representation in court relating to prosecutions involving fatal accidents, environmental matters, maintenance, overloading to animal welfare and livestock haulage.
Residential Conveyancing: Cotswold Conveyancing Centre is the dedicated conveyancing division of Langley Wellington and became the first legal practice in Gloucester to secure the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme accreditation – the mark of excellence for the home buying process.
INTERNATIONAL A dedicated Urdu and Punjabi speaking solicitor and Polish speaking support staff able to offer translation services with personal injury, family law and education matters.