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Solicitors In Chester

Our award-winning solicitors have been by your side since 1821, offering exceptional legal services for people living in and around Chester.

With offices located in Liverpool, Runcorn, and Warrington, our services are more than accessible for those residing in Chester, whether it be 4 am or 11 pm on a Friday.

Specialising in Powers of Attorney, Family Law, Wills and Probate, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury, Motor and Road Traffic Law, Criminal Law and Conveyancing, we use the latest technology and case management systems to ensure you receive the most efficient and affordable service.

One of the reasons that clients continually recommend us in Chester is that we offer a personal and tailored approach whilst offering expert advice, which has stood the test of time. We take care to treat our clients as individuals, treating their issues as our own.

If you’re looking for expert legal advice or services in the Chester area, look no further than Bell Lamb & Joynson. Read on to learn more about how our thoroughly professional team can help you.


How We Can Help You

At Bell Lamb & Joynson, we’re here for people living in and around the Chester area 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Our award-winning law firm has been by your side since 1821. We offer a whole range of legal services, specialising in Criminal Law, Wills and Probate, Conveyancing, Family Law, Powers of Attorney, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury, and Motor and Road Traffic Law.


Criminal Law

Bell Lamb & Joynson is one of the oldest and most experienced criminal defence solicitors in Chester and the whole of the North-West, serving clients in criminal law from our local offices.

We’re in the top 20% of Legal Aid providers by volume in the criminal law area in England and Wales and are available to help you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We can assist you with all criminal defence matters, such as:

  • Rape and sexual offences
  • Drug offences
  • Serious Fraud
  • Robbery, shoplifting, theft, and burglary
  • Public order offences
  • Assault, ABH, GBH, and battery

Our expert team can help you receive a reduced sentence, achieve a ‘not-guilty’ verdict, or avoid criminal charges altogether.


Wills and Probate

Many people make the mistake of not considering making a Will or putting it off. At Bell Lamb & Joynson, we are expert Wills and Probate Solicitors and have been residents of Chester and the surrounding areas for over two centuries.

Arranging your final affairs and planning for the future can be upsetting, but our sensitive and supportive service is sure to streamline the process. Whether you need advice regarding creating a Will or dealing with probate after somebody has died, we can help.



At Bell Lamb & Joynson, we also have a team of dedicated conveyancing solicitors who have vast experience with all aspects of conveyancing in Chester, including property purchase and sales, transfers, and mortgages.

Our friendly and award-winning team can assist with all kinds of residential property transactions, providing bespoke advice and efficient service. Our conveyancing department is one of the fastest-growing departments in the area, as is our reputation and expertise.

Whether you’re a first-time buyer, you’re looking to expand, you’re a buy-to-let landlord, or you’re planning on remortgaging, we can guide you through the process and help you avoid any legal risks. Contact us today if you’re looking for a real estate solicitor.


Family Law

We understand that relationships can be complex, especially when children are involved. If you’re in a situation where you need advice on family law, we’re here to help and can provide you with the best options in a sympathetic yet clear manner.

Our family law department deals with all aspects of private and public family law and has solicitors on hand with a wealth of knowledge and experience. As one of the leading specialists in the area, we’re here to help you with any family issues, no matter how complex.

Whether you have children in care proceedings, you’re considering adopting, you’re going through divorce, separation or dissolution, or you simply need advice on family legal matters such as adoption, marriage, or co-parenting, we can provide practical advice and representation. Contact us today if you’re looking for a family law solicitor.


Powers of Attorney

Arranging Power of Attorney might not be something you want to think about - but it’s something that can make things easier for your loved ones if you’re unable to make your own decisions.

Our warm and sensitive team of solicitors at Bell Lamb and Joynson can give you clear advice in a warm and open environment. You won’t be lumbered with any unexpected fees as we have clear fixed costs, as well as fast responses to any calls or emails.


Commercial Litigation

Bell Lamb & Joynson is here to help you with any commercial litigation needs, whether it be debt recovery or insolvency, financial misselling, property litigation, professional negligence claims, construction disputes, or any general litigation needs. Contact our expert commercial litigation team in Chester today to see how we can assist you.


Personal Injury

We deal with all types of accidents at Bell Lamb & Joynson - for example, car accidents, accidents at work, pavement tripping cases, and many more.

Our qualified and experienced personal injury Solicitors in Chester have years of experience in the field, so you’re sure to receive the best advice and representation. Complete our online enquiry form or give us a call today for a free consultation.


Motor and Road Traffic Law

Another service we provide at Bell Lamb & Joynson is assistance with motor and road traffic law - including road traffic offences. We deal with all aspects of road traffic law, from drunk driving, careless driving and dangerous driving to speeding, using a phone while driving, and driving with no insurance.

Regardless of the situation, you may find yourself in, our driving offence lawyers can use their expertise to provide you with the right advice and representation.


Contact Our Solicitors in Chester Today

You can contact our Chester solicitors with ease using our convenient online enquiry form, or our 24/7 web chat.

You could also call us on 03444 124348 to learn more about Bell Lamb & Joynson solicitors and how we can help you, or send us an email at

However, if you require assistance with criminal matters outside of hours then give us a call at 0808 196 1790.