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Promotion in The Legal 500 2019-2020 Directory

We are absolutely delighted to announce that we have proudly achieved our best result ever as a Leading Firm in The Legal 500

In the 2019/2020 Directory we have been promoted yet again, this time up from Tier 4 to Tier 3, and furthermore, Director Susan Howarth has also been recognised as a Leading Individual which is an amazing accomplishment.

The Legal 500 is widely acknowledged as the definitive guide to the top 500 law firms in the UK, aimed at buyers of legal services.  Published annually, ranked firms are recommended purely on merit and reflect a detailed process of research, analysis and assessment conducted in accordance with strict guidelines.

Susan Howarth & Company Solicitors has been recommended for the legal services we provide in the North West in Family Law.

Here is what the Legal 500 says about us:

Susan Howarth & Company Solicitors is a niche family law practice which acts for a wide range of both private and public law family clients. The firm has experience in dealing with emerging legal matters, such as cases involving internal relocation and disputes regarding the children of same-sex couples. Team head Susan Howarth 'has all the experience, good sense and legal expertise to be a true star in the field'.

Practice head(s):Susan Howarth


'The practice almost has a family feel about it, in which I mean, you are made to feel part of the family. The company has a background where individuals have worked in social support, thus giving them a unique perspective to family practice and law with a helpful serving of compassion.'

'I was never made to feel like a 'client' - I always felt supported and that my case was important. I felt listened too, and whenever I needed urgent advice, they made sure that I was able to speak to somebody quickly - a real personal touch.'

'A reliable, hardworking team who work efficiently and with great care.'

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  • "SH&Co. dealt with my Court of Protection application so that I might handle my mum's financial affairs - they did such a good job with the application, they were the natural choice when it came to handling the sale of mum's house. Excellent service throughout."

    Glynn Carter
  • "SH&Co. handled my settlement agreement really smoothly and hassle-free. Very friendly and professional service and I'd definitely recommend to anyone in a similar situation."

    Phillip Bailey
  • "I recently had my will written by SH&Co. - the service was highly professional, quick, easy and I would not hesitate to recommend the company for this service and the way I was dealt with."

  • "Highly recommend the conveyancing services. Extremely satisfied with the overall level of service provided - kept me informed at every stage, providing good information and advice."

  • "I was absolutely terrified of contacting a solicitor and of the family court process but I should never have worried – my solicitor was amazing: she not only listened but she was caring, understanding and compassionate."