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Solicitors In Leigh

We are award-winning solicitors that have been around a long time - we were established in 1821. With over 200 years of experience and offices in Liverpool, Warrington and Runcorn, we offer our services all across the North West of England, including to the people of Leigh.

Bell Lamb & Joynson can give you expert legal advice and representation, we offer specialised services in Powers of Attorney, Family Law, Wills and Probate, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury, Motor and Road Traffic Law, Criminal Law and Conveyancing.

We make sure our clients receive the best possible service that is affordable, efficient and highly effective - these reasons along with our professionalism are the reasons we are continually recommended to the people of Leigh. We tailor to every client’s needs, treating each case with care and attention as if it were our own.

We are successful at what we do which is why we have been running for as long as we have. To learn more about the services we provide, then keep on reading.


How We Can Help You

If you are looking for a team of experts to help you in Leigh then look no further as at Bell Lamb & Joynson we are the legal experts for you.

Available to you 24 hours a day and 365 days a year, so if you live in Leigh or surrounding areas and require some help or advice, do not hesitate to get in touch today and let our professional team help you. Contact details can be found below or on our website.


Criminal Law

At Bell Lamb & Joynson, we are the oldest and therefore the most experienced criminal defence solicitors in the North West. No matter how serious, our job is to find the most positive outcome in what can be some truly challenging times for people.

We are in the top 20% of Legal Aid providers and we aim to make sure everything goes as smoothly as possible. We can assist with criminal law matters including:

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


Wills and Probate

Creating a Will is an important task that everyone should do, although at Bell Lamb & Joynson we understand that making a Will can be a difficult or upsetting time.

We can help you plan your future and final affairs, so let our experts make the process as seamless as possible. Whether you need help making your Will or handling probate after someone's death - we are here to support you wherever possible.


Our excellent and dedicated team of conveyancing solicitors have experience with all aspects of conveyancing to help the people of Leigh.

We help with property purchase and selling - buying a home is likely one of the biggest financial decisions a person will ever make, this is why we will be there to take the stress away that often comes with it, including transfers and mortgage processes.

Other conveyancing services we provide include:

  • Buying and selling your home
  • 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 a specialist family law solicitor with over 200 years of experience helping families across the North West means we know how difficult family relationships can be - especially when children are involved.

If you have a family issue that needs resolving, we can offer our expert advice on family law. Our highly experienced team of family law solicitors will always help you find the best solution for you, always with friendly and professional service.

Our family law 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 Power of Attorney might not be something that you want to think about and we understand the difficulty in organising such a thing. We are here to help you at Bell Lamb & Joynson, always aiming to make things easier for you, every step of the way.

From making bespoke documents with your wishes to helping with advice on being a great attorney, we will give you clear advice and guidance, always delivered in a warm and welcoming environment - so you can make the correct decisions with confidence.


Commercial Litigation

We can help with commercial litigation needs to assist with our client base to complement the private client services that we offer. Services we help with include; Debt Recovery/Insolvency, Property Litigation, Financial Mis-selling, Construction Disputes, Professional Negligence Claims and General Litigation.


Personal Injury

We deal with all types of accidents at Bell Lamb & Joynson and any Personal Injury Claims will be handled by our specialist personal injury solicitors. We deal with all cases such as car accidents, any kind of accident at work, tripping and falling plus lots more.


Motor and Road Traffic Law

Road traffic offences are an increasingly complex area of the law, with the right advice and representation in court from our team of experts, 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 Leigh Today

We have amazing client feedback that rates us as the number 1 firm in Liverpool, Runcorn and Warrington and also the top 10 nationally too, based on independent client reviews.

If you live in Leigh and require some help or advice then we can be there for you, so give us a call for a free consultation at 03444 124348, alternatively email us at

If you need help outside of office hours then our live webchat is available 24/7 on our website or for urgent criminal matters, our out-of-hours telephone number is 0808 196 1790.

We look forward to hearing from the people of Leigh and helping you with our expert advice and services.