Legal Services Provided


  • Commercial, agricultural and residential conveyancing
  • Domestic, agricultural and commercial leases and tenancy agreements
  • Residential and commercial estate development
  • Capital gains and income taxes, VAT and stamp duty land tax
  • Town and Country planning and environmental law
  • Licensing

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Trusts & Powers of Attorney

  • Advice on inheritance tax and lifetime tax planning
  • Creation and management of lifetime and will trusts
  • Co-ownership of property and trusts of land
  • Life policy and pension benefits trusts
  • Advice to the elderly and their families
  • Advice to the injured and handicapped and their carers
  • Creation and management of Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Management of Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Court of Protection and Deputyship
  • Charitable trusts

Wills and Probate

  • Estate planning, lifetime gifts and preparation of wills
  • Obtaining grants of probate and administration
  • Administration of estates
  • Operation of intestacy rules
  • Variation of wills and deeds of family arrangement

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  • Transfer of business
  • Agricultural and commercial partnerships and joint ventures
  • Commercial contracts
  • Agency and franchising agreements

Dispute Resolution

  • Civil litigation including personal injury and commercial disputes
  • Landlord and Tenant disputes and claims to the possession of land
  • Breach of trust
  • Validity of wills and undue influence
  • Claims by family members under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975
  • Family matters, matrimonial, cohabitation and children

We can arrange the following referral services from our Bakewell office:


A business lawyer formerly with a major Yorkshire firm and now with his own company and commercial practice is able to provide advice and assistance on a very broad spectrum of corporate matters including: company formations; mergers acquisitions and disposals; company reconstructions; management buy-outs and buy-ins; share options and incentive schemes; venture capital financing; investment schemes.


An employment solicitor formerly with a major Birmingham firm and now with his own employment practice is available to advise on: unfair dismissal, redundancy, sex/race discrimination, dismissal of directors, wrongful dismissal, industrial action, enforcement of restrictive covenants, contracts of employment, letters of appointment, directors service agreements, consultancy agreements and severance agreements.

Public Health

We are associated with James Button & Co for the following areas of expertise: Public Health (including nursing homes), Environmental Health, Local Authority Licensing, Health & Safety, Trading Standards and Recreation Services.

Please speak to Mr Bramall personally if you need advice on any of these areas. Visits from the referral lawyers are arranged on a regular basis. Mr Bramall monitors the progress of all referred matters.

There is no charge for this referral and supervisory service.