The Firm

Founded in the early 1970’s the firm is a well established Private Client and Commercial Practice with an increasing number of local and national clients.

We are extremely proud that following rigorous and continual scrutiny the quality of our work has been recognised by the Law Society. We were the first law firm with its Head Office in West Cornwall to win accreditation with Lexcel the Prestigious Law Society’s Quality Mark for Law Practices excellence.

Our commitment to client service and best practice has been so effective that client surveys have revealed consistently outstanding ratings.

The firm has also achieved recognition as Investors in People and we like to develop our own staff to ensure that the quality of their work matches the high standards that we have set ourselves as a firm.

Clive Hart LL.B. (Hons) :- Clive Hart obtained an honours degree in pure law from London University, qualified with distinction as a Solicitor in the 1970’s and has been practicing law for some 45 years.
His experiences include Wills, Trusts and Probate Law, Commercial, Residential and Intellectual Property Law, Lasting, Enduring and General Powers of Attorney Law, Business Commercial and Company Law, Inheritance Tax, Capital Gains Tax, Stamp Duty Land Tax and Income Tax Law, Court of Protection Law, Employment, Planning, Franchising etc, Franchising and Maritime Law, Commercial and Civil Litigation, Family, Children and Criminal Law etc.
Although he undertakes the most complex, novel or challenging cases,he spends time supervising our younger lawyers to ensure our client’s matters are completed as efficiently and economically as possible.
Kathryn Brooker LL.B. (Hons) :- Is our Solicitor and Director specialising in Wills, Trusts, Probate and other elderly client matters. Kathryn also undertakes a variety of other legal work including Commercial and Property matters.
Kathryn Brooker obtained a 2:1 Bachelor of Law Degree from the University of East Anglia and a distinction in the Postgraduate Diploma of Law from the University of the West of England before qualifying as a Solicitor.
Her specialism is Wills, Trusts, Probate and Administration Law and Powers of Attorney which she has been practicing for some 10 years but she also has experience in Commercial and Residential and Leasehold Property Law and Inheritance Tax, Capital Gains Tax, Stamp Duty and Income Tax Law.
Kathryn Brooker
Louise Richards ACILEx :- is our Associate Legal Executive and has been trained by and has been with our firm for some 4 years.

Louise has completed her Level 3 CILEx qualification and is currently working towards her Level 6 CILEx qualification.

Louise has experience in Wills, Probates and Trusts and Commercial and Residential Property etc.
Louise Richards
Kate Harris – is our Legal Clerk who has been trained by and has been with our firm for some 5 years.
Kate has completed her Level 3 CILEx.
Kate has experience in Wills, Probates and Trusts, Commercial and Residential Property and Corporate transactions etc.
Kate Harris
Daisy Collard :- is our Legal Clerk who has been trained by and has been with the firm for some 6 years.
Daisy has experience in Commercial and Residential Property including Sales, Purchases, Mortgages, Leases, Adverse Possession Claims, Joint Ventures, First Registrations, Deeds of Gift, Estate Developments, Deeds of Covenant etc.
Daisy Collard
Evelyn Allen :- Is our Managing Clerk undertaking a variety of legal work.Evelyn Allen
Linda Hart :- Is our Office Manager.Linda Hart
Elaine Jenkin :- Is our Office Manager.Elaine Jenkin
Courtney Thomas :- Is our Administration Assistant.