Powells and Chawner Grey & Co both trace their origins in Weston-super-Mare back to Victorian times. In 2011 the two firms merged their practices to form Powells with Chawner Grey and as at the 12th June 2014 we now operate under the name of PowellsLaw. We offer a high quality and truly independent legal service. In March 2017, the firm acquired the locally renowned practice of Hall Ward & Fox, a specialist Property and Private Client firm based in Weston super Mare.
Lexcel approved (the Law Society’s own badge of excellence), Conveyancing Quality Scheme members (the Law Society’s mark of excellence for the home buying process), Legal Services Commission franchise holders (Legal Aid) and Resolution (Family Law) members; all hallmarks of a quality service.
Accredited as an Investor in People (the industry standard for investment in people) since 1998 PowellsLaw’s staff are highly trained and display a wide range of legal and non legal talents. ~We have two members of the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP), one member of the Law Society’s Children Panel, one member of the Association of Leasehold Practitioners (ALEP) and an Associate member of the Association of Contentious Trust & Probate Specialists (ACTAPS).
Our expert teams deal with all areas of leasehold property law, from the very beginning when a lease is granted, through to when the lease ends, as well as how the lease is managed in between. We have considerable expertise and experience in the areas of enfranchisement, right to manage and lease extensions.
Whether it’s a commercial or residential lease or a long term or short term lease, our property team is highly experienced and is able to advise both landlords and tenants in all legal matters surrounding any form of property.
Our Litigation team have expertise in all areas of leasehold litigation including service charge disputes and rent arrear actions and forfeiture.
We know how important it is to make sure your requirements, as our client, are understood, that communication is easy and clear and that we are flexible in organising how we work to meet your needs. To us, being friendly and supportive is as important as being accurate and reliable. Our commitment to quality client service is why we are one of the leading firms in North Somerset and continue to be trusted legal advisers for local and national clients.
“All of my dealing with Powells Law have been satisfactory in every way and we will continue to use their services”
“Good service and hassle-free”
“Gave us very useful advice and were efficient, competent, reliable professionals at the end of the phone. Best customer service in years”
“All was well explained. Efficient, very pleasant staff. All completed to full satisfaction”
“Right from the very first meeting the advice was very clear and honest. The service I received was prompt and accurate. Clear advice was given whenever something was not understood, and time was taken to explain everything in a perfect detail. I would and have highly recommended Powells Law”
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Areas we cover
- Leases and Leasehold Property
- Lease Advice
- Lease Creation
- Lease Extensions
- Leasehold Conversion
- Right of First Refusal
- Right to Manage
- Service Charge Advice
- Tenancy Agreements