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Chapter House North, Abbey Lawn, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury,
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If you, your family or your business need legal expertise to grow and develop, or perhaps you are facing one of life's challenges and you now need the best legal advice and representation, then you should contact Lanyon Bowdler's solicitors in Shrewsbury. We are ready to help.
Our Shrewsbury office is situated close to the historic Abbey in the Abbey Foregate area of the town. Parking for clients is available outside the office. Download detailed directions and parking information for our Shrewsbury office here.
We offer our full range of legal services from this office, including family law, personal injury claims, dispute resolution, employment law, company & corporate legal advice, commercial property, medical negligence claims, criminal law, motoring offences, debt recovery and planning.
Our team of private client lawyers are able to prepare Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, as well as assist with inheritance tax planning & trusts. We have an in-house Court of Protection team based at this office too.
The residential property lawyers deal with conveyancing matters, dealing with all values of transactions relating to the buying and selling of residential properties.
Our agricultural team provide legal advice and support to farmers and growers, including matters relating to regulatory or environmental issues.
Our Legal Services in Shrewsbury
Cases of medical negligence have dominated the legal service industry in and around Shrewsbury in recent times. There has been the tragic news about failures within the maternity department of Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, and also the national breast screening scandal, where more than 400,000 women have missed potentially life-saving mammograms due to an administrative error.
With direct experience of representing families in such difficult and often tragic circumstances, we pride ourselves on our sensitive and expert handling of such cases and are highly respected throughout the industry.
We organise industry events focusing on personal injury and medical negligence such as the Surviving Spinal Injury Conference, which brought together leading medical specialists and former patients who gave talks and provided information to fellow professionals, charities and individuals about the path from injury and diagnosis all the way through to rehabilitation.
Employment and housing are two further sectors regularly requiring legal advice in the area, in the current climate.
The ever-growing population of Shrewsbury - the result of the growing jobs market in the town and its commuting distance to Telford, Wolverhampton and Birmingham, plus the direct rail link to London, – is increasing demand for new homes and property developments are springing up across the area. Planning and its associated legal issues have become a high priority in the region and one our specialist property and planning lawyers are adept at dealing with.
As a key commercial centre for Shropshire and with more than 500 businesses with offices registered in Shrewsbury, legal services for businesses in the area are in high demand.
For you, your family or your business, our Shrewsbury solicitors can support and help you across a whole range of legal services such as:
- Family Law
- Personal Injury
- Medical Negligence
- Will Writing
- Administration of Estates
- Employment Law for employees
- Residential Property Conveyancing
- Criminal Law
If you own or manage an SME or a larger business, our commercial solicitors in Shrewsbury can provide expert legal advice across the whole spectrum of business and regulatory law, including:
- Agricultural Law
- Business Contracts
- Business Sales and Purchases
- Commercial Disputes
- Commercial Property
- Corporate Law
- Employment law & HR
Whatever your need, you can count on Lanyon Bowdler to be on your team.
Why Choose Lanyon Bowdler?
With our head office in Shrewsbury, and offices across Shropshire, Herefordshire and in Conwy, Lanyon Bowdler is a full-service team of lawyers, which means we have the expertise to handle most legal issues.
Lanyon Bowdler's roots date back to the 19th century in Shrewsbury and beyond, we are highly regarded throughout the industry with a formidable reputation and a track record for achieving the very best results.
We understand the landscape and demographic of Shrewsbury and the surrounding areas extremely well and as such understand the unique challenges that can effect individuals and businesses here, particularly those based in more agricultural areas.
We pride ourselves on our friendly and welcoming approach, which immediately puts our clients at their ease. The role we have as part of the community is also extremely important to us and we regularly organise training events and seminars and work closely with local charities on various fundraising activities. We are recommended by the 2020 edition of The Legal 500 and the 2020 edition of Chambers UK.
With additional offices in Telford, Oswestry, Ludlow, Hereford, Bromyard and Conwy, we are ideally situated to meet the needs of the surrounding towns, villages and rural communities including the neighbouring counties of Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Staffordshire, Cheshire and Powys, Mid and North Wales.
Lanyon Bowdler’s Shrewsbury office is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority number 534828.
Shrewsbury Business Demographics
Shrewsbury is the county town of Shropshire, with a population of more than 74,000. It is located precisely nine miles from the Welsh border and serves as the commercial centre for both Shropshire and mid-Wales. Shrewsbury is one of the primary locations for businesses and jobs in the county with almost 40,000 people employed in the area, thanks to the bustling town centre and various business parks including the Battlefield Enterprise Park and Shrewsbury Business Park.
Retail is a particularly significant industry for Shrewsbury’s economy, generating an economic output of £299 million per year. It accounts for 12.6% of the town’s total employment and 42.2% of all retail employment across the wider county of Shropshire.
The public sector, however, is responsible for 30.2% of employment in the town with healthcare being overwhelmingly the largest industry in Shrewsbury in terms of the level of employment and also the amount of revenue created.
Contact our Shrewsbury Solicitors
Whether you're moving home or setting up a new business in Shrewsbury, or perhaps your business needs expert support surrounding expansion or HR Legal support, you can count on our friendly team of lawyers in Shrewsbury to provide a professional, compassionate and affordable service. We are here to help.