We are a forward thinking boutique law firm providing a high quality service to all our clients, whilst preserving the traditional core values of a solicitor and client relationship. We are accredited by The Law Society with the Lexcel quality mark.
We do not believe in cutting corners, but seek to deliver a quality service at a competitive price which is tailored to your needs.
We observe high personal and professional standards as our reputation is of paramount importance. We do make compromises on standards and quality, but seek to deliver a bespoke service at a competitive price which is tailored to your needs.
Our lawyers have big firm pedigree, specialist accreditations and are highly recommended. We look after our clients who value the personal and bespoke legal service that we provide, without the mystery of technical jargon.
We are based in an attractive location in the South West, but we look after regional and national businesses and private individuals locally and further afield, in diverse sectors from agriculture and manufacturing to insurance. We are recognised nationally in Family and Dispute Resolution, and well known in the West Country for our commercial services in property development.
Our Family team is one of the largest in the region, with an enviable reputation that attracts high net worth private individuals from all over the country.
We look after our highly motivated staff and we have a happy working culture. We invest continuously in technology as we recognise that it plays a vital role to ensure efficiency and compatibility in service delivery, with our clients’ requirements and convenience foremost in mind.
Our partner Michael looks at what makes a will and how they work, starting with revocation. Michael specialises in wills and inheritance disputes which means he is well position to explain this area and consider what happen when things go wrong.
The execution of a will, in most circumstances, revokes an earlier one.
A revocation clause, usually found at the start of a will, ensures there can be no doubt that the testator wanted their new will to replace an earlier one.
All of us at Stokes Partners were delighted to host Archie from Reminiscence Learning last week.
Reminiscence Learning is an amazing Somerset based charity specialising in raising awareness of dementia across communities and generations, providing respite activity to support carers and those they care for and organising training sessions, carer support groups and community activity sessions.
One of Somerset’s most forward-thinking law firms, Stokes Partners, has joined as Somerset Day’s new Official Legal Partner. Based in the heart of Somerset, Stokes Partners are proud of their Somerset roots and passionate about providing high quality personal service to individuals and businesses in Somerset and beyond.
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