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General Information

Alison Fielden & Co.: Our Procedures for Holding Your Money in Client Account/s

VAT on Disbursements and Expenses

Alison Fielden & Co. Terms of Business (non-contentious departments)

Alison Fielden & Co.: Undertakings

Who can help if you have a problem with a solicitor or a law firm? (SRA/Legal Ombudsman document)

Swearing/Affirming a Document

Witnessing and Certifying Documents

Property & Business

Alison Fielden & Co. Terms of Business (non-contentious departments)

Alison Fielden & Co. Residential Conveyancing Fees List 2024

Leaflet: Residential Property Transactions

Buying, Selling and Other Dealings With Your Home

Key Stages and Timescales for Residential Conveyancing

Buying a Property in Joint Names

Capital Gains Tax on Sale

Points to bear in mind when negotiating Business Leases

Partnership Agreements

Radon Gas

Family Law

Alison Fielden & Co. Terms of Business (Family department, private client)

Alison Fielden & Co. Terms of Business (Family department, Legal Help/Family Help)

Alison Fielden & Co. Terms of Business (Family department, Help with Mediation)

Alison Fielden & Co. Terms of Business (Family department, Legal Aid Certificated matters)

Alison Fielden & Co. Terms of Business (Family department, One-off advice, under 30 min)

Alison Fielden & Co. Terms of Business (Family department, One-off advice, chargeable)

What is a Family Lawyer?

Disputes Concerning Children

Collaborative Family Law

Legal Aid

Legal Aid Eligibility Evidence Requirements

Wills & Probate

Alison Fielden & Co. Terms of Business (Wills & Probate department)

Alison Fielden & Co. Wills & Probate Fees and Timescales

Making a Will - Answers to Common Questions

A Guide to the Responsibilities of Executors

Executorship - Answers to Common Questions

Lasting Powers of Attorney - An Introduction

Long-term care and protecting your home



Employment Law Cases: Cost Estimates and Key Stages


Alison Fielden & Co. Terms of Business (Notary Department)

What is a Notary?

Seeing a Notary

Recent Cirencester Scene Articles

Parental Rights and Responsibilities [February 2024]

Fire Safety Law [January 2024]

Leasehold reform: announcements in the King’s speech [December 2023]

Buying New Build Properties [November 2023]

Economic Abuse [October 2023]

Property Transfers [September 2023]

Child Maintenance [August 2023]

Business Leases: Beginnings and Endings [July 2023]

Settlement Agreements [June 2023]

New-build Properties [May 2023]

Parenting Plans [April 2023]

Conveyancing Searches [March 2023]

Special Guardianship Orders [February 2023]

About the Land Registry [January 2023]

Do I have to share my pension on divorce? [December 2022]

Stamp Duty Update [November 2022]

Helping your executors [October 2022]

Do rights over property continue when the property changes hands? [September 2022]

Parental Responsibility; what is it? who has it; can it be terminated or restricted? [August 2022]

Understanding the Conveyancing Process [July 2022]

Why you need to have a Financial Order when you divorce [June 2022]

Remortgaging your property [May 2022]

Different types of leasehold property [April 2022]

What to expect at court in Family proceedings [March 2022]

No Fault Divorce: What to expect [February 2022]

Safe as houses? Not necessarily [January 2022]

The importance of making a will [December 2021]

Special Measures in the Family Court [November 2021]

Do I Have to Share My Pre-Acquired or Inherited Wealth? [October 2021]

No-Fault Divorce - Coming Soon [September 2021]

Tips for Preparing for Your Sale and Purchase [August 2021]

Parental Responsibility [July 2021]

Stamp Duty Updates [April 2021]


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Alison Fielden & Co.
The Gatehouse
Dollar Street
Glos. GL7 2AN
Tel 01285 653261
Fax 01285 885372