• Specialisms and
    sector expertise

Interpreting the law can be a minefield, more so when it concerns a very new, or niche or particularly complicated matter. To help our clients navigate the law and achieve the best possible outcome, our legal team includes solicitors who specialise in many different areas of law and business sectors.

Each lawyer’s chosen specialism reflects their experience, in-depth knowledge and passion. As true enthusiasts, they invest time and energy to gain an in-depth understanding of the issue and the context in which it applies.

This focus results in highly specialised advice and tailored, often sophisticated, solutions for our clients.

Our specialisms

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Advice on a wide range of matters including property, planning, employment, disputes, family law, tax and estate planning.

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Banking and Financial services

Advice for borrowers, banks, building societies and specialist lenders on all aspects of lending transactions, financial litigation and professional negligence claims.

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Providing legal advice for schools, academies and colleges.

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Family businesses

Specialist family business solicitors Combining business and family is a delicate balancing act.  That is why having a trusted legal adviser looking out for your...

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House builder

Providing advice to the residential development sector, from complex strategic land projects to straightforward plot sales.

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Nuclear energy

Legal specialists in nuclear energy and national infrastructure Our nuclear energy and national infrastructure team has extensive experience advising on major strategic projects, with a...

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Public sector

Acting for government agencies, local authorities and PTCs.

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Real estate

Commercial property advice for property investors, developers, housing associations, local authorities and land owners.

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Renewable energy

Dealing with all aspects of energy provision from planning, acquisition and financing to the operation of plants and facilities.

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Retail & leisure

Advising shops, brands and retail chains on issues such as food safety, regulatory changes and property.

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Social housing providers

Advice for local authorities, charities and care organisations.

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Advising the sports sector on matters including employment, litigation and intellectual property.

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Start-ups and high growth businesses

Specialist legal advice for entrepreneurs and business owners Starting a business can be a thrilling adventure – but it can also create a to-do list...

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Providing legal advice on all technology matters including IT outsourcing, contractual disputes, data protection and social media.

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What our clients say

The key difference when working with the team at Clarke Willmott is their passion for the subject and the fact that they genuinely want to assist.

Social Housing client

Clarke Willmott LLP has a well-respected team with ‘vast experience in negotiating complex issues’, and its knowledge and grasp of legal issues is ‘second to none’.

Commercial Litigation client

Our expertise in action

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Yeovil College

Gas supply dispute following the change of contractual supplier by the client. Problem The change of contractual supply was not...

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Wharfside Developments Ltd

Wharfside Developments Ltd is a development company based in Ireland which instructed Clarke Willmott in relation to a proposal for...

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Westbury Homes Limited

Westbury Homes is part of the Persimmon PLC group of companies, a leading national housebuilder company. Westbury instructed Clarke Willmott...

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The latest from Clarke Willmott

Catch up with the latest industry news from Clarke Willmott.

Retail Update: High Court Cries ‘Fowl’ On Grilled Chicken Franchise Claim

The recent case of Pepe's Piri Piri v Junaid...

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What happens if a mistreated minority shareholder breaches their duties?

The Court held that the conduct of Bray and...

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Planning Conference 2019: The Great British Plan off

This October, we are once again hosting a series of planning law seminars across the country. Click here for more information.

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Industry recognition

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The levels of service, expertise and professionalism have been of a consistently high standard.

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