Emery Johnson Astills represents the modern face of legal firms. We’re friendly and down to earth but efficient and successful in our work.
We can support you and your family throughout your life from adoption to school appeal, from buying a house to writing a will, from pre-nuptial agreement to decree absolute, and from buying business premises to defending a prosecution for speeding.
We believe that you’ll achieve a better outcome with a dedicated specialist in the relevant area of law . Your Emery Johnson Astills solicitor will apply expert skills, specialist experience and the latest knowledge to your unique situation to provide the best advice, or refer you to an equally expert colleague, whenever you need support in:
The Family Division provides a sympathetic environment for busy professional families experiencing difficulties and relationship breakdown. Whatever your problem, we take it personally. We have first-hand experience of many of the family issues which affect our clients so we can empathise with your situation as well as offer professional advocacy to deliver the best possible outcome for you.
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Our solicitors will help you to express your wishes in a legally binding will and support this when appropriate with the creation of trusts to protect the financial security of your dependents and powers of attorney to protect your interests should you no longer be capable of making decisions for yourself. And, should you suffer bereavement, our expert probate solicitors will offer practical guidance during difficult times.
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Our Care Division has extensive experience of working with families and children who need support. Most of our work in this area is referred to us through the relevant government agencies and other solicitors who recognise Emery Johnson Astills as the provider of advice to families and professionals involved with Social Services in the East Midlands.
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Our Criminal Department provides continuous service to clients from representation at the Police Station, where we offer a 24-hour on call service, through the Youth, Magistrates and Crown Court. Well known for success defending cases from traffic offences and petty theft to fraud and murder, our solicitor advocates perform the same role as a barrister in court but, because they represent you from the outset, offer continuity and in-depth knowledge about your case.
Our professional legal advocates can also represent you at any appeal or hearing including those for school admissions and exclusions, investigations by the security industries and your professional body.
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Our specialist residential and commercial conveyancing solicitors have many years of experience and are unlikely to encounter a property problem they have not come across and successfully resolved before. Whether you’re moving home or remortgaging, leasing business premises or selling commercial property, your dedicated conveyancing solicitor will personally manage your transaction from beginning to end.
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Emery Johnson Astills solicitors are diversity trained and committed to serving all communities equally. Our team members speak a wide range of languages and can advise clients on English Law by telephone or email so that, wherever you are in the world, you can benefit from our expert legal services.