Hallett & Co are Solicitors based in Ashford Kent specialising in: Residential Conveyancing, Commercial Property, Wills, Probate & Tax Planning, Family & Matrimonial Law, Personal Injury, Business & Employment Law, Residential & Commercial Landlord & Tenant, Boundary, Land & Neighbour Disputes and Agriculture

Serviced Areas

  • Kent, London & Surrey

Contact Details

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  City Ashford
  Postcode TN23 1DA
  Address 11 Bank Street
  Phone Number 012 3362 5711

Products & Services

For You and Your Family

Wills, Probate and Tax Planning
If you care about what happens to your property after you die then you should make a will. It is particularly important to make a will if you are not married to your partner because the law does not automatically recognise partners as having the same rights as husbands and wives.

Buying and Selling your Home
Moving home is said to be one of the most stressful experiences in life. At Hallett & Co we aim to minimize this stress by guiding you through the transaction from the time a sale or purchase is agreed to the day you move.

Dispute Resolution
Disputes, be them with service providers, insurers, builders and trades, over wills or trusts or with public authorities, all require delicate handling. We can advise and represent you fully, both applying the law and robustly asserting your rights.

Family Law
Family problems relating to Divorce or Separation from your partner can be very stressful. However, with the right information and professional advice, the breakdown of your relationship need not be so difficult.

Employment Law
The relationship between you and your employer is crucial. It is vital that if you have any concerns regarding your employment, you seek legal advice as soon as possible. Most employment issues are time critical.

Personal Injury
Accident, illness or loss of a loved one is awful enough without the added pressure of dealing with a claim for compensation.

Property Litigation
We recognise that property litigation can be very stressful for the individual as often it will involve disputes that go on for some time and are often with people you know such as neighbours. We will always give you accurate up to date advice to make sure that you have realistic expectations of your case.


Business

Agriculture
Agriculture has a special place in the economy of rural Kent.

Commercial Property
Hallett & Co can act for you whether you are a developer, landlord or tenant. Our breadth of experience helps you to take a sensible overview of your situation, whether you wish to be advised on development schemes or the negotiating of commercial leases.

Buying or Selling a Business
Hallett & Co can help you buying or selling your business, whether you are a sole trader, a partnership or a company.

Business Contracts
Our commercial solicitors act for a large number of small and large businesses and often help clients in drafting and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements.

Business Finance
Hallett & Co act for many individuals and businesses in arranging new banking or finance facilities or securing debts owed to them by other people or businesses.

Dispute Resolution
Here at Hallett & Co, we firmly believe that prevention is better than cure. We regularly advise businesses and individuals on the best way to avoid disputes, by assessing the risks involved and creating certainty in business relationships.

Employment Law
We recognise that your employees are one of, if not the most important part of your business. It is therefore vital that you have access to comprehensive employment law advice, as and when required. Our employment team are always available to address your concerns.

Property Litigation
We have a long history in acting for small and large businesses in relation to property disputes. We are aware that lengthy litigation can be costly to your business and will do everything we can to avoid action in the courts, such as organising, arranging and attending mediation, expert determination and arbitration and advising you on pre-action negotiations.

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Customer Testimonials

We have been through utter hell regarding my late father's estate. To be blunt, I don't like solicitors now. We have been fortunate enough to deal with Toby Crump. So much amazing advice, a real desire to help us vs billing us for the sake of it. Amazing, just amazing.


I would highly recommend these solicitors, they couldn't be more helpful and very polite, and they do a very good job.


An exceptionally effective and intelligent practice offering expert legal advice, expertise and responsiveness in order to achieve tight deadlines.


Good service when dealing with both my property purchase and my parents wills. Will use again next time I need legal services

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From Our Website

Hallett & Co was established in Ashford in 1830. It is one of the oldest firms of solicitors in Kent and has a long history of advising local families and businesses. Today, the firm delivers the same tailored, client-focused service it has always done, combining this with a strong grasp of both modern law and the modern marketplace, advising and representing clients from within Kent and beyond on a broad range of legal matters. Hallett & Co. currently has approximately 65 staff and Partners, the majority of whom have been with us since starting as trainees, based predominantly in its office on Bank Street, Ashford.


We recognise that property litigation can be very stressful for the individual, as often it will involve disputes that go on for some time and are often with people you know, such as neighbours. We will always give you accurate up to date advice to make sure that you have realistic expectations of your case. Accident, illness or loss of a loved one is awful enough without the added pressure of dealing with a claim for compensation. The relationship between you and your employer is crucial. It is vital that if you have any concerns regarding your employment, you seek legal advice as soon as possible.


Mark is the firm's Senior Partner and head of our Commercial Property department. He qualified as a solicitor in 1985, became a Partner in 1988 and became Senior Partner in 2015. Mark can provide the full range of commercial and business conveyancing services, ranging from drafting of leases and tenancies to dealing with the purchases of offices, shops and businesses. Outside of work, Mark has a keen interest in all sports, especially football and badminton. He represents clients mainly in relation to contentious matters arising in a number of areas including in particular Landlord and Tenant, Property, Employment, Commercial Contracts and Company.


We handle disputes in a wide variety of areas including:- Contract claims, Negligence claims, Neighbour and Boundary disputes, Landlord and Tenant disputes, Probate claims and Partnership disputes. We also handle employment and personal injury. Please refer to the specialist links for more details on these two areas. Hallett & Co's litigation department has the necessary problem-solving skills and specialist expertise to resolve your dispute. We will seek the earliest possible resolution, where at all possible, and are ever mindful of the Court's emphasis on achieving resolution without the need for Court intervention.


The firm acts for individuals in civil claims in a broad range of disputes. We pride ourselves on a results-driven approach and understand that what each client views as important in their own matter will be different. We combine a strong technical ability with a personal and pragmatic attitude, concentrating on our clients' objectives. We also live in the real world, and recognise that the client wants to be told what their case is in law, what the recommendations are, and how much it will cost.


Accident, illness or loss of a loved one is awful enough without the added pressure of dealing with a claim for compensation. We are specialists in Personal Injury claims, often pursuing complex and high value cases. All claims will be conducted by a qualified solicitor. We will meet you "face to face" and advise about various forms of funding, including "no win, no fee" agreements. In the vast majority of cases we handle, the "other side" pays our costs. If you have the benefit of existing legal expenses insurance then we will liaise with insurers on your behalf to ensure you take advantage of that cover.


We provide clear and realistic advice which is designed to safeguard your legal and financial position, whilst minimising the distress which a relationship breakdown can cause. Whilst acting for you we will pursue your interests strategically and rigorously but remain mindful that, in certain circumstances, the most successful outcomes are those voluntarily agreed between a separated couple rather than imposed by a court. We assist clients from all backgrounds including those from the farming, medical, financial, legal and business sectors and represent both high net worth individuals and those with more modest resources.


Hallett & Co can act for you whether you are a developer, landlord or tenant. Our breadth of experience helps you to take a sensible overview of your situation, whether you wish to be advised on development schemes or the negotiating of commercial leases. We are able to deal effectively with all your commercial property transactions ranging from the acquisition, sale and letting of single commercial units to complex schemes for the development and letting of offices, shops and industrial units.