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If you need to speak to a solicitor in Leeds, our team is here to help you with any business or personal legal issues you may be facing.
Located near Trinity Leeds in the city centre, our office is easily reached by anyone in Yorkshire and the UK who needs our legal assistance. Just a short trip to the city’s train station and located near plenty of car parks, the Lupton Fawcett’s Leeds office is easily accessible by rail and car.
Our solicitors are always happy to help you negotiate the often complex legal processes of employment law, intellectual property and commercial property for businesses and family law, personal injury law and residential property for individuals. Regardless of why you need our help, we will always strive to keep your best interests in mind by providing honest advice, clear explanations of legal jargon and explaining what your options are at every stage.
Getting in Touch with our Leeds Solicitors
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Leeds is the third largest city in the UK and has a population of more than 750,000. It is the biggest legal and financial centre outside of London and boasts excellent transport links to the rest of the country and beyond, with well-connected road and rail networks and Leeds Bradford International Airport on the doorstep.
Leeds Business Landscape
Leeds is the UK’s fastest growing city, with the economy forecast to grow by 21% over the next decade. This is largely driven by the financial and professional services, which sees more than 30 national and international banks, including the Bank of England, with offices here. Over 32,000 VAT-registered businesses are also based in the city and with 6,000 small and medium-sized companies in Leeds, it is one of the UK’s leading centres for fast-growing firms.
Leeds is still one of the largest manufacturing hubs in the UK, with the industry worth over £7 billion to the local economy. Other keys sectors include retail, leisure and tourism, construction and the creative and digital industries. Companies such as ASDA, Jet2 and First Direct, a subsidiary of HSBC, are among the largest employers in the city.
Culture and Social Scene in Leeds
There is no shortage of things to do when out and about in Leeds. From stylish shops and decadent dining to funky festivals and historic houses, Leeds has it all.
The city is recognised as a thriving cultural hub, with world-class theatres, museums and galleries all proving a significant draw for visitors. The world-renowned Opera North and Northern Ballet are based here along with other leading attractions such as Leeds City Museum, Leeds Art Gallery, the Discovery Centre and the Royal Armouries Museum, which includes Henry VIII’s tournament armour as part of its collection.
Leeds boasts an enviable year-round programme of events, jam-packed with live music, artisan markets, carnivals and festivals including the iconic Leeds Festival, which attracts some of the best headline acts seen anywhere in the UK. The city’s Millennium Square is also a central location for concerts, screenings and events throughout the year.
With over 1,000 shops to suit all tastes and budgets including the luxury of the Victoria Quarter, high street retailers and small independents at the Corn Exchange, Leeds is also a shoppers’ paradise.
Away from the hustle and bustle of the city’s stores, bars and eateries there is also plenty of opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors with the likes of Roundhay Park, one of the largest city parks in Europe, boasting more than 700 acres of parkland, lakes, woodland and gardens to explore and enjoy.
Legal Services and Cases in Leeds
Like any city or town in the UK, Leeds presents its own challenges and opportunities for businesses and individuals. Having been established in the city for more than a century, Lupton Fawcett understands the landscape, demographics and how best to approach legal matters here, possessing a breadth of knowledge that is second to none.
With four universities, Leeds has a large student population of approximately 65,000 students who all flock to the city each year and our property lawyers regularly work on behalf of developers and management companies on matters relating to planned, new and existing student accommodation.
We also have specialist lawyers working in the wider education sector across the city and use our in-depth understanding to act on behalf of schools and colleges throughout the country. We offer legal support for a range of issues including academy conversions, school mergers and ecclesiastical law, recognising how educational institutions differ from most other commercial enterprises.
There is also a strong agricultural heritage across Yorkshire and our expertise in this area sees our services in high demand.
Why choose Lupton Fawcett's Leeds Team
The name Lupton Fawcett is a by-word for excellence, quality and professionalism.
We have an exceptional team that provides the full range of legal services for individual and commercial clients across the UK.
As a client of Lupton Fawcett, you will have access to some of the most highly skilled and experienced lawyers in the business who will use their specialist knowledge to represent you and protect your interests at every stage.
You are guaranteed a team of solicitors who are recognised throughout the industry as among the best in the business and who will provide you with a bespoke service for your individual circumstances. We consistently work to the highest standards and have a reputation for achieving excellent results. We pride ourselves on providing a level of proficiency, commitment and expertise that everyone should expect from their legal team and deliver a first-class service to all of our clients.
We have offices in Leeds, Sheffield and York and can advise clients on all areas of the law. Whatever your situation call our team in confidence on 0333 323 5259 and speak to one of our legal experts.
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