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Solicitors In Chorley

Established in 1821, our award-winning solicitors have over 200 years of experience, with offices in Liverpool, Warrington and Runcorn. We offer our services all over the North West, including to the people of Chorley.

Whether you are based in Chorley or surrounding areas, we offer a tailored service that is personalised to our clients, specialising in services including Powers of Attorney, Family Law, Wills and Probate, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury, Motor and Road Traffic Law, Criminal Law and Conveyancing.

Our successes are the reason we have been running for so long and why we are continually recommended to others for as long as we have been running. Read on to read more in-depth detail about each of the services we provide.


How We Can Help You

Are you based in Chorley or the surrounding areas? Bell Lamb & Joynson are the legal experts for you. Assisting you 24/7 and 365 days a year, we will be your go-to for legal advice and representation.

Get in touch with us and let our professional team help you, with advice and guidance on a wide range of legal matters.


Criminal Law

We are one of the oldest and therefore one of the most experienced criminal defence solicitors in the North West of England. No matter how serious, our Criminal Law team at Bell Lamb & Joynson will find the most positive outcome for some of the hardest challenges someone can go through.

We are in the top 20% of Legal Aid providers and we will be there to make sure everything goes as smoothly as possible. The criminal defence matters we deal with include:

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


Wills and Probate

Making a Will is one of the most important things someone can ever do and Bell Lamb & Joynson can help you plan for your final affairs. Arranging a Will can be a difficult or upsetting time, so let our experts make the process as seamless as possible.

Whether you need help creating a Will or handling probate after someone’s death, we will be there to support you whenever and wherever possible.



Our excellent and dedicated team of conveyancing solicitors have experience with all aspects of conveyancing to help you in Chorley. Whether you are buying or selling, buying a home will probably be one of the biggest financial decisions a person will ever make and together, Bell Lamb & Joynson will help with the stress that comes with buying and selling property.

Other conveyancing services we provide include:

  • Remortgages
  • Equity transfers
  • Conveyancing for first-time buyers, including Help to Buy and Shared Ownership transactions
  • Leasehold conveyancing, including buying and selling a leasehold property, lease extensions and collective enfranchisement
  • Giving property (Deeds of Gift)
  • Deeds of Trust (advice about joint ownership and tenants in common)
  • Conveyancing for high-net-worth individuals
  • Buy-to-let conveyancing and property investments


Family Law

As family law specialist solicitors, we have over 200 years of experience helping families across the North West. We understand how difficult family relationships can be, especially when children are involved. Whatever your family issue, we can help you, with the best advice on family law from our experienced family law solicitors - we will help you find the best outcome for you and your family. We always have a friendly, practical and professional approach.

Our family specialists will deal with a wide range of services to represent everyone including:

  • Children in care proceedings (through their court-appointed guardians CAFCASS) parents, grandparents and other family members
  • People going through a relationship breakdown, such as divorce, dissolution and separation
  • Parents about issues to do with their children, such as co-parenting after a divorce
  • People who are about to get married, enter into a civil partnership or move in together
  • People who want to adopt
  • Grandparents who want to spend more time with their grandchildren
  • Domestic abuse cases


Powers of Attorney

Arranging a Power of Attorney might be a difficult topic to discuss and arrange. We understand the difficulty in organising such a thing here at Bell Lamb & Joynson, this is why we are here to make this easier for you, at every step of the process.

We will give you clear guidance and advice in a warm and welcoming environment so you can make the right choices for your future with confidence. From making bespoke documents with your wishes to helping you with advice on being a great attorney.


Commercial Litigation

For your commercial litigation needs, we are here to assist you. Bell Lamb & Joynson our services cover; Debt Recovery/Insolvency, Property Litigation, Financial Mis-selling, Construction Disputes, Professional Negligence Claims and General Litigation.


Personal Injury

Our injury-specialised solicitors will deal with all types of accidents. We deal with cases such as car accidents, accidents at work, tripping, falling, plus many more.


Motor and Road Traffic Law

With the right legal advice and representation, we can deal with road traffic offences which are an extremely complex area of the law. With Bell Lamb & Joynson's help, we can prevent traffic offences.

We deal with all aspects of road traffic law including:

  • Dangerous driving
  • Careless driving
  • Drink driving or under the influence of other substances
  • Speeding
  • No insurance whilst driving
  • Using a mobile whilst driving


Contact Our Solicitors in Chorley Today

Our extremely good client feedback rates us as the number 1 firm in Liverpool, Runcorn and Warrington and the top 10 nationally too, based on independent client reviews.

If you live in Chorley and need legal help or advice, call us for a free consultation at 03444 124348, or email us at

If you need help at any time our web chat is available 27/7 on our website. For urgent and criminal matters please call 0808 196 1790. We look forward to hearing from you and using our expertise to help you.