Solicitors in Malton

From our office location in Malton, we are able to provide specialist legal advice for both individuals and businesses across North Yorkshire and Ryedale. Our office is located in the town centre, making it easily accessible no matter how you plan on reaching us. Read our response to Covid-19 and our business continuity statement.

 

Malton OfficeForsyth House ,3 Market Place ,Malton ,YO17 7LPhttps://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Crombie+Wilkinson+Solicitors+LLP/@54.1353153,-0.8005319,17.61z14

Directions to our Malton office

Reaching us by car

There are various parking options near our office on Market Place, including Market Place Car Park and The Shambles Car Park, both offering two hours free parking.

Reaching us by bus

Our office is just a short walk away from the Newgate bus stops, which are served by the bus numbers 175, 176, 184, 185, 187, 190, 193 and 194, as well as The Mount bus stops which are served by the numbers 182, 193, 840, 843 and CastleLine.

Reaching us by train

We are only a five minutes’ walk away from Malton train station, which is just south of the River Derwent.                 

Our Service Pledge

At Crombie Wilkinson, we are devoted to providing the highest quality legal advice along with a personal level of customer service. Our relationships with our clients are best viewed as partnerships. We are keen to work alongside you to get to know you as an individual as well as your legal requirements.

Visit our Service Pledge page to find out more about our promises to you and our Client Club.

Our legal services for you in Malton

Conveyancing

Our team of residential property solicitors are accredited by the Conveyancing Quality Scheme and are on hand to support you with a full range of residential property matters, including:

  • Buying and selling freehold and leasehold property
  • Conveyancing for first time buyers, including Help to Buy
  • New build conveyancing
  • Planning and boundary enquiries
  • Equity release

To see how much your conveyancing matter could cost, feel free to use our conveyancing quote calculator.

Elderly client services

We have specialist expertise in advising elderly clients on a wide range of legal matters, including:

  • Wills
  • Probate and estate administration
  • Nursing home fees and long-term care
  • Inheritance Tax planning
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Gifting property

Family law

Our family law solicitors in Malton can provide you and your family with clear, practical legal advice on a wide range of legal matters, including:

  • Separation and divorce
  • Financial settlements
  • Property rights
  • Arrangements for children
  • Mediation
  • Cohabitation
  • Pre-nuptial agreements
  • Domestic violence

Where possible, we strive for amicable solutions to family law matters and value a non-combative approach to minimise the potential of costly court proceedings. Several of our family law team are members of Resolution and have extensive experience in helping clients with Alternative Dispute Resolution methods such as Collaborative law.

We are also Law Society accredited in Family Law, Family Law Advanced, Children Law and Family Mediation for our expertise. 

Divorce law

Our family law team can support you if you are going through a divorce or separation. As this is bound to be difficult time, our solicitors provide sensitive, practical advice to help achieve the best possible outcome for both you and your loved ones

Our divorce law services include:

  • Initiating and responding to divorce proceedings
  • Making financial settlements
  • Arrangements for children

Mediation

Mediation is a popular and cost-effective way of resolving disputes around divorce and other family law matters. It can also be used for workplace disputes, including any issues concerning terms of employment.

Our team in Malton can use mediation to help find solutions for:

  • Divorce and separation
  • Cohabitation agreements and disputes
  • Pre-nuptial agreements
  • Workplace mediation for employment issues

Employment law for employees

Disputes at work can have a detrimental effect on our lives, so our employment law solicitors in Malton provide expert advice that is designed to protect your employment rights.

We can advise on all employment matters, including:

  • Employment contract disputes
  • Settlement agreements
  • Unfair dismissal and constructive dismissal
  • Redundancy
  • Pregnancy, maternity, paternity, adoption, and other family rights
  • Flexible working
  • Reasonable adjustments and discrimination
  • Workplace bullying
  • Harassment and victimisation
  • Whistle blowing
  • Data protection

Wills

Our Wills solicitors in Malton can assist with creating and updating a Will, as well as advising on all other aspects involved in the Will writing process, including making your estate as tax efficient as possible.

Our team can help with:

  • Will writing
  • Updating your Will
  • Inheritance Tax planning
  • Setting up and managing trusts
  • Challenging a Will

Probate

Dealing with the estate of a loved one who has passed away is an emotionally difficult process, but our expert probate team in Malton can clearly guide you through this trying period.

We can assist with matters including:

  • Obtaining grant of probate or letter of administration
  • Paying Inheritance Tax
  • Preparing estate accounts
  • Dealing with inheritance disputes

Power of Attorney

Our Lasting Power of Attorney solicitors in Malton can help you appoint someone to make decisions on your behalf if there comes a point where you lose the mental capacity to organise your own affairs due to old age, injury or illness.

Our expertise includes:

  • Making Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs)
  • Registering LPAs and Enduring Powers of Attorney (EPAs)
  • Advice for attorneys

Our commercial law services in Malton

Agricultural law

We are one of the leading law firms in North Yorkshire for agricultural law and, as such, we are able to lend our expertise to all legal matters associated with farms and other agribusinesses. We are also a Legal Panel member of the NFU (North East), one of only two firms to be appointed in this area.

Our agricultural law expertise includes:

  • Agricultural land purchases
  • RPA entitlements, Woodland Grant Schemes, and Stewardship Schemes
  • Property issues
  • Agricultural Holdings Act tenancies
  • Farm Business Tenancies
  • Grants of easements
  • Farm Diversification Schemes
  • Chancel repair and manorial rights
  • Rights of way, commons/village green issues
  • Tax and Will planning
  • Partnership agreements
  • Farm cottages and lettings
  • Employment
  • Sporting/hunting
  • Equine matters and grazing licences

Our commercial lawyers in Malton offer tailored legal support to align with your individual strategy and objectives.

By working in tandem with other teams, we can provide a fully integrated service for matters related to:

  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Business disposals
  • Management buy-outs
  • Reorganisation and restructuring
  • Commercial contracts
  • Intellectual property and commercialisation
  • Terms and conditions
  • Setting up a new business
  • Partnerships and joint ventures
  • Insolvency
  • Incorporating charities
  • Employment law
  • Commercial property
  • Commercial litigation and debt collection

We have been members of the Law Society’s Lawyers for Your Business for nearly 20 years.

Commercial property

Our commercial property lawyers in Malton handle a wide range of commercial property matters and have extensive experience of working with a variety of businesses in numerous sectors.

Our commercial property law expertise includes:

  • Acquiring and relocating business premises
  • Legal advice for property developers
  • Commercial property management
  • Commercial lease transactions
  • Commercial landlord and tenant law
  • Agricultural land
  • Property finance and funding
  • Planning issues and planning obligations

Commercial disputes

Our commercial litigation team in Malton help businesses resolve disputes which could otherwise cause significant disruption. We have previously advised a wide range of clients, including small to medium enterprises, partnerships, large regional companies, and public organisations.

Our business dispute resolution expertise includes:

  • Employment disputes
  • Services for schools
  • Contractual disputes
  • Commercial dispute resolution
  • Commercial arbitration
  • Commercial mediation
  • Director and partner disputes
  • Property litigation
  • Co ownership disputes
  • Debt collection
  • Landlord and tenant disputes
  • Commercial lease issues

Employment law for employers

Employers need to provide a productive and efficient working environment that not only results in a successful business but is also legally compliant. Our employment lawyers in Malton can provide advice for both standard employment issues such as creating contracts and more contentious issues such as settlement agreements and unfair dismissals.

Our expertise includes:

  • Drafting and reviewing employment contracts
  • Redundancy advice
  • Discrimination
  • Unfair dismissal and constructive dismissal
  • Maternity and paternity rights
  • Grievance and disciplinary procedures
  • Written and verbal warnings
  • Settlement agreements
  • Employment dispute resolution
  • Employment Tribunal claims

Landlord and tenant disputes

We have specialist experience in dealing with the various types of disputes that can affect both landlords and tenants while leasing commercial property.

Our landlord and tenant dispute resolution expertise includes:

  • Serving notices
  • Possession proceedings against tenants and squatters
  • Debt recovery, for example, for rent arrears
  • Agricultural tenancy matters
  • Dilapidations and disrepairs

Commercial mediation

We are one of only a handful of law firms in North Yorkshire to offer commercial mediation services. Mediation has proven to be an effective method of resolving commercial disputes and helps to reduce the time, costs and conflict of court or tribunal proceedings.

Speak to our solicitors in Malton now

For fast, effective legal advice for you or your business in Malton, North Yorkshire, please get in touch now by calling 01653 600070 or emailing malton@crombiewilkinson.co.uk.