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Adam Hawkes

Trainee Solicitor - Dispute Resolution


Adam's Teams

Dispute Resolution


Profile/Experience

Adam graduated from Keele University in 2013 with a 2:1 in law, before taking time out from studying where he took a position within one of Europe’s largest industrial supplies companies. He then went onto BPP University in Birmingham in September 2016 and completed his LPC in July 2017 with a distinction.

After completing his studies, Adam went on to become a freelance county court advocate, appearing before district judges on the Midlands circuit making submissions on behalf of clients. Adam acted on a range of matters which included:

  • Mortgage possessions and applications
  • Return of goods
  • Charging orders
  • Bankruptcy
  • Landlord and tenant disputes
  • Infant settlements
  • Entering and setting aside judgements and orders
  • Direction hearings
  • Case management conferences
  • Small claims hearings

Adam became a trainee solicitor in September 2018 and is currently based in his second seat which is the dispute resolution team in Telford. Previously, Adam was based in the private client team in Telford where he assisted with the administration of estates under the supervision of Edward Rees.

In his spare time, Adam enjoys visiting the theatre, hiking, quizzing, spending time with his friends and enjoying a meal out.

Client Testimonials

As a charity legacy officer I am used to reluctance from professional executors to communicate. I found him professional yet friendly and efficient at all times - very pleased.

- Cats Protection, Haywards Heath

We had complete trust and confidence that our best interests were being looked after at all times. A quality service provided by them.

- Mr D Meredith & Mrs E Meredith, Shrewsbury

Communication surrounding my injury claim was excellent with other departments within the firm.

- Mrs L Dowbiggin, Much Wenlock

We found they always listened to what we had to say and replied in Queens English without a lot of legal jargon.

- Mr J Manley & Mrs B Manley, Craven Arms

Excellent service in a clear and concise manner.

- Derwen College, Oswestry

Client Quotes

I found them straightforward and polite, and a nice receptionist, that helped put me at ease.

- Mr R Francis, Ludlow

She replied to my emails and concerns almost immediately, including evenings and weekends!

- Mrs E Turner, Hereford

Competence and detailed legal knowledge.

- Mr S Martin & Mrs R Martin, Shrewsbury

We would like to offer our sincere gratitude for the kindness, understanding and professionalism you have given during this very difficult time. We would not hesitate to recommend the services of Lanyon Bowdler.

- Ms H Gardiner, Herefordshire

Under difficult circumstances from the moment I walked in, I was the only person that mattered. She could not do enough for me. Kind and compassionate. Thank you so much.

- Mrs J McMillan, Telford

Latest Case Study

19 Jun 2019

Package Holiday Injury Claim

Miss G was injured whilst on holiday in Goa. The matter was a strongly disputed package holiday claim. Miss G was on...