Our solicitors in Southampton
Welcome to Clarke Willmott, Southampton
We’ve been working from Southampton since 2001 and we have over 85 staff, including 14 partners. Some of our team are in their first year at Clarke Willmott, others are in their thirtieth. We like the balance; it allows us to offer our clients a proven combination of experience and new, innovative ways of thinking.
The spectrum of services we offer is broad and many of our clients draw on our expertise for all of their legal needs. It makes for a concise and harmonic way of working where, by understanding the bigger picture, we can provide the best possible legal advice.
We work with businesses and individuals throughout the surrounding areas, including more than 25 Solent 250 companies, and our out of town location helps us stay to flexible.
How to find our Southampton office
Address: Burlington House, Botleigh Grange Business Park, Hedge End, Southampton SO30 2AF
Telephone: 0238 008 2000 | Fax: 0345 209 2003 | DX: 49665 Southampton 2
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Our Southampton partners
Roy Crozier email Roy Crozier
Partner/Head of Intellectual Property
Roy Crozier is a Partner and Head of Clarke Willmott solicitors' Intellectual Property team specialising in both contentious and non-contentious IP law.View profile for Roy Crozier >
Lindsay Felstead email Lindsay Felstead
Lindsay is Head of our Housing Management team and jointly leads our Social Housing sector team. Lindsay was called to the Bar in 2000 and subsequently admitted as a Solicitor in 2005.View profile for Lindsay Felstead >
Priscilla Hall email Priscilla Hall
Partner/Green Energy Sector Head/Head of London Office
Priscilla has approaching 30 years’ experience advising on high value and complex transactions for a broad range of clients. She is also on the firm’s management board and Sector Head of the firm’s Green Energy practice.View profile for Priscilla Hall >
Philip Roberts email Philip Roberts
Partner and Head of Debt Recovery
Phil is a Chartered Legal Executive and Partner in Clarke Willmott's Debt Recovery team specialising in defended debt recovery litigation and insolvency actions.View profile for Philip Roberts >
Peter Swinburn email Peter Swinburn
Peter is responsible for the delivery of excellent client service and management of our people strategy for our Real Estate practice, working closely with our teams to preserve and build on the excellent reputation that the firm has in this key legal area.View profile for Peter Swinburn >
Chris Thorne email Chris Thorne
Partner/Head of Personal Injury & Medical Negligence
Chris Thorne is a partner in Clarke Willmott solicitors' Personal Injury and Medical Negligence team specialising in medical negligence claims.View profile for Chris Thorne >
Our Southampton office services
When it comes to commercial law, we specialise in retail and support a number of prominent brands. Clarke Willmott’s business tax specialist is based in Southampton and we also have our own notary public.
We have one of the largest commercial property teams in the region and our clients include developers, investors, retailers, lending institutions and local authorities. Our team of social housing lawyers works closely with our London office and specialises in both development and management.
On the private client side, we have specialist teams in personal injury, serious injury and medical negligence.
Our work in the community
Our chosen office charity is SERV Wessex. SERV Wessex provides a free out of hours transportation service for NHS Hospitals in the Hampshire, Dorset and South Wiltshire areas, 365 days per year, between 19:00 and 06:00 weekday evenings and 24hrs a day at weekends and on public holidays.
As an office, our corporate social responsibility is important to us and we raise money through bake sales, holding fundraising events, and by offering our support by attending their events. These have included supermarket bag packs, quiz nights and charity balls.
The more active approaches our staff have taken to raise money for the hospice include sponsored 10K’s and half marathons, swimming from the Isle of Wight to Portsmouth, and trekking the Indian Himalayas.