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Solicitors In Widnes

Established in 1821, here at Bell Lamb & Joynson we have over 200 years of experience and offices in Liverpool, Warrington and Runcorn and we aim to help those from all over the North West including Widnes, where services are more than accessible.

We specialise in Powers of Attorney, Family Law, Wills and Probate, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury, Motor and Road Traffic Law, Criminal Law and Conveyancing.

We are continually recommended to the people of Widnes because here at Bell Lamb & Joynson we offer a special and personalised service that is tailored to each client's individual needs. We treat every case with care and attention as if it was our own.


How We Can Help You

If you are in Widnes and need some expert legal advice or support, then Bell Lamb & Joynson are at your service. We are the legal experts for you.

You can always get in touch with us and help our professional team to help you, we can be your go-to for legal advice and representation in Widnes and surrounding areas. Available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, we will be by your side no matter what.


Criminal Law

As one of the oldest and most experienced criminal defence solicitors in the North West Bell Lamb & Joynson can support you no matter how serious the offence is, our job is to support you and find the most positive solution to some of the hardest challenges a person can go through.

We will assist you will 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

Making a Will can be an upsetting and difficult thing that quite often people put off doing. Our expert wills and probate solicitors at Bell Lamb & Joynson have been helping residents of Widnes and surrounding areas for over two centuries.

Our sensitive and supportive team are sure to make the process as streamlined as possible. Whether you need advice regarding creating a Will or dealing with probate after death, we can help you with whatever you need.



Our excellent team of conveyancing solicitors are dedicated - and has experience in all aspects of conveyancing to help you in Widnes. We deal with aspects of conveyancing such as buying or selling property.

Property purchase is probably one of the biggest financial decisions you will ever make, so together we can help with any stress that comes with the process.

The conveyancing services we provide include the:

  • 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

At Bell Lamb & Joynson we have a team of family law solicitors with over 200 years of experience helping families. Family relationships can sometimes be difficult, which is why we offer a careful, attentive yet professional and practical approach to your family cases - especially when there are children involved.

We deal with a range of services to represent families 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

Power of Attorney might not be something that you want to think about, let alone arrange. At Bell Lamb & Joynson however, we can make things easier and give you clear advice as we understand that it might be a difficult topic to discuss. Your wishes will be handled in a warm and welcoming environment whilst helping with expert advice.


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 provide. Services on commercial litigation include:

  • Debt Recovery/Insolvency
  • Property Litigation
  • Financial Mis-selling
  • Construction Disputes
  • Professional Negligence Claims
  • General Litigation


Personal Injury

We deal with all types of accidents at Bell Lamb & Joynson - any of your Personal Injury Claims will be dealt with by specialist personal injury solicitors. We deal with car accidents, any kind of accident at work, tripping and falling, plus many more.


Motor and Road Traffic Law

Road traffic offences are a complex area of the law but with the right legal 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, no insurance, or using a mobile whilst driving.


Contact Our Solicitors in Widnes Today

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

If you live in Widnes or surrounding areas and would like some help, support or advice today, then please call us for a free consultation at 0344 412 4348, or email us at

If you require our services outside of office hours then our live web chat is available 24/7 on our website and for urgent assistance on criminal matters our out-of-hours line is 0808 196 1790.

We very much look forward to hearing from you and meeting if you think you could use our expertise and services.