Girlings Solicitors is an established and well-respected Kent law firm, serving individuals and businesses in London and the South East from our three offices in AshfordCanterbury, and Herne Bay.

Our lawyers and legal advisers are all acknowledged experts in their specific fields of law. Find out more about our Personal Law and Business Law services below and why you should choose Girlings Solicitors.

Personal Law

Solutions for people and property

Our Personal Law experts help individuals, families and business owners plan effectively for their future. They advise on matters such as Wills, estates, Inheritance Tax and LPAs, as well as family law and residential property.

For personal injury and medical negligence claims, our sister company Girlings Personal Injury Claims are no-win no-fee specialists based in Canterbury.

Business Law

Keeping businesses on track

Our Business Law solicitors and legal experts are trusted advisers to businesses throughout Kent and the South East. They work closely with businesses of all sizes across a range of sectors which include agricultural, manufacturing and property development, among others.

They offer expert advice on matters such as employment law, commercial property, corporate and commercial issues, dispute resolution and debt recovery.

Why choose Girlings Solicitors?

Clear-cut legal advice

Each of our senior advisers typically has over 15 years’ experience. Our clients benefit from a combination of high-quality advice, excellent service, and our friendly, approachable culture.

Our reputation ensures that we attract the best talent, and we regularly invest in senior hires to develop our practice and deepen our expertise. It’s our people that make us different from other law firms - bright, friendly and down-to-earth people who focus on delivering effective advice based on your specific needs at a fair and transparent price.

We work hard to build good client relationships, and 99% of our survey respondents say they are happy with our services. We are also Lexcel accredited, which is the Law Society’s legal practice quality mark for excellence in legal practice management and client care.

Girlings Europe

European connections

Girlings Europe is a successful alliance of our experienced UK legal team and bilingual associates in France and Belgium, all legal experts in their specific field.

It has European Economic Interest Grouping (EEIG) status and as such is a legal entity formed specifically to offer European businesses and individuals cross-border legal expertise.

This has been a complex business, but all is well that ends well. Thank you for being so efficient. Capital Gains Tax (CGT) Property Disposal - UK Non-resident Client

As we have poor health and are shielding we very much appreciaed (in this time of Covid) a home visit to discuss our Wills, a video meeting to confirm details and the signing process at home. Mrs M Kasap

Helen was not only professional and knowledgeable throughout our dealings but more importantly to us she showed great empathy and compassion. Jean Metcalf

Thank you for today's conversation and for your understanding and for all of your kind support and diligient, prudent and hard work in all these past months. I will always remain grateful to you for helping me in so many ways with your expertise, clarity, understanding and humanity through the roughest period of my life. Isabell Brand

Top rate service. Made to feel very supported and put at ease at a very stressful time. Penny Willetts

I have sold and purchased properties despite Covid19. Louise has made these processes very easy.

A fabulous service from Julie under difficult circumstances.

Very professional service, David helped me through the process in a straightforward and easy to follow manner.

Have always used Girlings I trust the firm 100%. Jane Thomas

We felt we were treated very well. Any questions we had were answered very promptly especially given Covid19. We have recently recommended you to a close family friend. Sonya Welsh

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