Susan Howarth formed her legal practice following a career within the probation and social services, utilising the wide first hand experience she had gained there. After qualifying in law she was determined to provide a specialist practice able to give practical help and provide the sensitivity needed in a wide range of family law issues and in 1997 Susan Howarth & Company Solicitors was born.
The firm was further strengthened when Jane Williamson joined the practice as a partner in January 2000, adding her experience gained in the fields of family law and child protection.
Today Susan Howarth & Company Solicitors provides a range of specialist services covering every aspect of family law (including divorce, separation, child law, care, adoption and mediation), commercial and residential conveyancing, wills, trusts and probate, and services for the elderly.
The firm offers services to both private and publicly funded clients and the company has the benefit of a Family Law Contract and a Mediation Contract with the Legal Aid Agency to enable the efficient delivery to those eligible for legal aid.
The Firm is Lexcel accredited and specialist staff are members of "Resolution." See our Accreditations page for further specialist areas we are members of. We have also taken pride in recently becoming recognised as one of the top 500 law firms in the United Kingdom in respect of our family law and care specialism.
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