Solicitors in Lincoln

Chattertons Solicitors & Wealth Management
23 West Parade
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN1 1NW
Telephone: 01522 541181
Fax: 01522 513 764
Opening times: 9am-5:15pm Monday-Friday

Directions

Our solicitors in Lincoln are located in the town centre, on West Parade, a short distance from the Lincolnshire County Council building.

Arriving by car –  There are several nearby car parks, the closest of which is Motherby Lane Car Park. From here, you simply need to exit the car park into Motherby Lane, turn right and follow Motherby Lane until it joins West Parade. Our offices will then be on your left.

Arriving by train – Follow the footpath from Lincoln train station to St Mary’s Street. Head left on St Mary’s Street, then turn right into High Street. Follow High Street across the River Witham at High Bridge, then carry on until you reach Corporation Street. Turn left into Corporation Street and follow this until it joins West Parade. Our offices will then be on your left.

 

Chattertons legal services in Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Our Lincoln solicitors offer a comprehensive legal service for individuals and businesses, including:

Wealth management

Chattertons wealth managers in Lincoln can plan your finances efficiently, allowing your savings and investments to perform better for you. We work with clients all over Lincolnshire and the UK and have a strong track record of success for our clients.

Our highly experienced Lincolnshire wealth managers can assist you with:

  • Pensions schemes and retirement planning
  • Pension sharing orders
  • Charitable investments
  • Equity release
  • Income tax planning
  • Capital gains tax planning
  • Investments
  • Life insurance
  • Employee benefits
  • Key worker insurance
  • Succession planning

Commercial property

Any commercial property transaction needs to be carefully scrutinised and managed to ensure your financial and legal interests are protected. Whether you are a landlord, business tenant, property developer or involved in commercial property in any other capacity, we can ensure the legal side of your transactions are handled correctly.

Our commercial property solicitors in Lincoln can ensure your commercial property deals go ahead smoothly and in a timely, cost-effective fashion while making sure you are not hit with any nasty surprises.

Our expertise covers:

  • Commercial landlord & tenant issues
  • Development & redevelopment projects
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  • Compulsory Purchase Orders
  • Agricultural land & property issues
  • Renewable energy projects

Residential conveyancing

It is essential to get the right conveyancing when buying or selling a home, leasing a property, remortgaging, or taking part in any other residential property transaction.

A good conveyancing solicitor will be able to make sure there are no unnecessary delays and that you do not end up with any unexpected problems, either during or after the transaction.

Chattertons has one of the largest and most experienced teams of conveyancing solicitors in Lincolnshire, allowing us to offer comprehensive, efficient and reliable service for a wide range of property transactions, including:

  • Buying and selling property
  • Leasehold property deals
  • Remortgaging
  • Equity release
  • Landlord and tenant matters
  • Gifts of property and ownership transfer

Personal injury claims

If you have been injured and it was not your fault, our personal injury solicitors in Lincoln can help you explore your options for claiming compensation. In many cases we are able to take on clients on a no win no fee basis, meaning it is almost always possible to pursue a claim if appropriate.

Many of our personal injury lawyers are members of the Law Society’s Personal Injury Panel and the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. This indicates our high level of expertise in this area and the recognition our personal injury team has received throughout the industry.

We regularly help clients make personal injury compensation claims for:

  • Accidents at work
  • Accidents in public
  • Back injury claims
  • Car accident claims – including whiplash claims
  • Criminal injury compensation claims
  • Bicycle accident claims
  • Food poisoning claims
  • Harmful product claims
  • Holiday injury claims

Debt recovery

Even the best run businesses experience bad debts from time to time, where a client fails to pay or outright refuses to do so. This can have a negative impact on your cash flow and, in the worst cases, can leave your business at serious risk.

Our expert debt recovery solicitors in Lincoln can use a variety of highly effective methods to recover a debt owed to your business. We offer fast, effective resolutions, allowing you to get the money you are owed while leaving you free to focus on running your business.

Our Lincolnshire business debt recovery specialist can help with:

  • Written demands for payment of an outstanding debt
  • Court action to recover a debt
  • Applying for a CCJ
  • Applying for a warrant of execution allowing bailiffs to seize goods to cover the debt
  • Charging Orders over a debtors property
  • Attachment of Earnings Orders to recover a debt from the debtors employer
  • Obtaining payment from a third party e.g. the debtor’s bank

Employment law

Employment law can be a complex area and the consequences of getting it wrong for employers can be severe. For employees, knowing your legal rights and options for pursuing an employer for treating you unfairly can be essential.

We regularly work with employers and employees, helping both to understand their legal responsibilities and rights. We aim to act proactively to prevent potential problems, while offering swift, effective solutions if employment disputes do arise.

Our employment law solicitors in Lincoln can help both employers and employees with various employment law issues, including:

  • Drafting & reviewing contracts of employment
  • Non-disclosure agreements & restrictive covenants
  • Redundancy
  • Settlement agreements
  • Unfair & constructive dismissal
  • Employment tribunals