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Solicitors in Southport

Originally established in 1821, with over 200 years of experience and offices in Liverpool, Warrington and Runcorn, we help those from all over the North West. Our services are more than accessible for those residing in Southport.

At Bell Lamb & Joynson we specialise in Powers of Attorney, Family Law, Wills and Probate, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury, Motor and Road Traffic Law, Criminal Law and Conveyancing.

This is why we are continually recommended to the people of Southport - because we offer such a personalised service specially tailored to each client's individual needs. Treating every case with care and attention as if it was our own.


How We Can Help You

If you are looking for some expert legal advice or services in Southport, then Bell Lamb & Joynson are the legal experts for you. Do get in touch with us and let our professional team help you.

We can be your go-to for legal advice and representation if you live in Southport and the surrounding areas. Available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, we will be by your side no matter what you need us for.

Read on to learn more about us and the expert services that we offer to our clients and how to contact our team.


Criminal Law

Bell Lamb & Joynson is one of the oldest and most experienced Criminal Defence Solicitors in the North West of England. No matter how serious the offence is, our job is to find the most positive solution to some of the hardest challenges a person can go through.

We can assist with all criminal defence 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

Making a Will could be one of the most important things you can ever do. At Bell Lamb & Joynson, our Wills and Probate Solicitors can help you plan for the future and sort out your final affairs.

Arranging such things can be a difficult or upsetting time, so let our experts make the process as seamless as possible with our services. Whether you need help making a Will or handling probate after someone has died, we are here for you and we will be supportive as possible.



We have a dedicated and excellent team of Conveyancing Solicitors who have experience with all aspects of conveyancing to help you in Southport, including property purchase and sales - buying or selling a home is likely to be one of the biggest financial decisions you will ever make, so together we can help with the stress that comes with it, transfers and mortgages.

The 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

We are specialist Family Law Solicitors with over 200 years of experience helping families across the North West. We know how difficult family relationships can be, especially when there are children involved.

Whatever your family issue, if you need advice on family law our team of highly experienced family law solicitors will help you find the best option for you and your family with a friendly yet practical approach.

Our family department of 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 that it might be a difficult topic to discuss. Here at Bell Lamb & Joynson we can make things easier and give you clear advice in a warm and welcoming environment.

From making bespoke documents with your wishes to helping with advice on being a great attorney, we will ensure we give you clear advice so you can make confident decisions about your wishes.


Commercial Litigation

We can help you with any commercial litigation needs to assist with our client base to complement the private client services that we offer. This will 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, your Personal Injury Claims will be dealt with by specialist personal injury solicitors. Our Personal Injury Solicitors deal with cases such as car accidents, any kind of accident at work, tripping and falling, plus many more.


Motor and Road Traffic Law

Road traffic offences are an increasingly complex area of law but 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, drunk driving, speeding, to no insurance, or using a mobile whilst driving - so contact our Motor and Road Traffic Law Solicitors today.


Contact Our Solicitors in Southport Today

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

If you live in Southport and require some help or advice, call us for a free consultation at 0344 412 4348, or alternatively email us at

Our web chat is available 24/7 on our website - or for urgent out-of-hours criminal matters please call 0808 196 1790.