We have solicitors in Kent who can take your case
From Dartford to Margate and down to Dover and beyond, First4lawyers has legal experts available throughout the county of Kent all of whom are solicitors experienced in their chosen area of law, and local to you.
For example, in 2013, 37,000 businesses ceased trading in South East England. We have advisors who can guide you through the legal steps that have to take place in that situation. Likewise, we have lawyers who know all about seeking compensation for a trip, or damages over defamation.
Whether you’re in Canterbury, Tonbridge or Rochester, we can support you and work with you to win your case. Just get in touch.
Why choose First4lawyers?
Good ethics are everything to us. From seeking compensation for you to advising you on a personal or business legal matter, we only have your best interests at heart.
We have been awarded Personal Injury Claims Firm of the Year in 2012, 2013, and 2015.
We contribute to local charities because we believe it’s important to invest in the community.
Our team of highly-skilled specialist solicitors excel in providing the expert legal advice you need.
I would describe First4lawyers as a very good and quick responding company, I would suggest and have suggested these to many people. First4lawyers explained the entire process and how everything works, and reassured me there are no hidden charges, which left me feeling very comfortable knowing my case is in their hands.
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Why choose First4lawyers?
We have won multiple awards over the years for the level of service we provide. We pride ourselves on the fact that we offer clear advice and support without the legal jargon. Should you want to get in touch, our team of highly-skilled legal advisors will assess your individual legal needs on a case-by-case basis to ensure it is then dealt with by the right lawyer moving forward.
All initial enquiries are free of charge and our personal injury and medical negligence claims are offered on a 100% No Win No Fee basis. Any wider legal services are priced on a competitive basis and we’ll ensure you receive a clear and transparent estimate of costs before any work is undertaken.
Will my solicitor be local to me?
We believe in matching to expertise as opposed to post code, and whilst we try and find you the right solicitor in the right location we recognise this isn’t always possible.
Using First4lawyers you’ll be connected with the right specialist for your case, and with the help of modern technology and home visits we are confident you will get the right balance of service and convenience wherever you are.
How much will my case cost?
Like anything, there is a cost associated with getting the best quality law services. However, First4Lawyers offers a range of charging structures depending on the type of legal help required.
Most accident, personal injury and medical negligence claims will be dealt with on a No Win No Fee basis. All other personal, business, family and employment law is done on a private paying basis using the First4lawyers price guarantee.
There have been many claims made in Kent
A high number of people living in Kent have made claims. Our Claims Map shows how many were made in Kent, and across the UK, in 2014.
Helpful local institutions for you
Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
From housing to benefits, your local council can provide you with all kinds of information. If you live around Tonbridge, you come under Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council. You can call on 01732 844522, or by post it’s:
Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council, Gibson Building, Gibson Dr, Kings Hill, ME19 4LZ.
Citizens Advice Medway
Covering Rochester too, Citizens Advice Medway is based in nearby Gillingham, and is there solely to support members of the public when they have problems with things such as debt and housing. The number is 01634 383760, or you can go in person to:
Citizens Advice Medway, Third Floor, Kingsley House, 37-39 Balmoral Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 4PF.
Royal Victoria Hospital Folkestone
Mainly dealing with minor injuries and diagnostic services, as well as having an outpatients department, the Royal Victoria Hospital in Folkestone can be reached on 01303 850202. However, if you’re ever in need of emergency care, you should call 999. The hospital address is:
Royal Victoria Hospital Folkestone, Radnor Park Avenue, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5BN.
Dartford Citizens Advice
Able to provide advice over the phone, online and in person, your local CAB will also look to educate as well as inform. From something as personal as relationships, to things as black and white as tax, those in need of advice in Dartford can go to their local branch. Ring on 01322 472979, or visit:
Dartford Citizens Advice, Trinity Resource Centre, High Street, Dartford, Kent, DA1 1DE.
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Issues or questions concerning local hospitals or doctor’s clinics should be directed to the relevant NHS Trust. For many people in Kent, that’s the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust. To talk to someone, call on 01622 729000, or you can visit:
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust, Maidstone Hospital, Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 9QQ.
Canterbury City Council
If you live in Canterbury and have a qualm about anything from refuse collection to how to apply for planning permission, you’ll need to contact Canterbury City Council. The phone number is 01227 862000, otherwise the postal address is:
Canterbury City Council, Council Offices, Military Rd, Canterbury CT1 1YW.
Dover Magistrates’ Court
Needing to appear at a magistrates’ court might be part of your pursuit for justice. If you reside in or near the famous coastal town of Dover, there’s a magistrates court between the railway station and castle. If you have a question about a hearing, call 01304 218 600, or to go in person:
Dover Magistrates’ Court, Pencester Road, Dover, CT16 1BS.
Tonbridge Police Station
The best way to report a non-emergency crime throughout the UK is by ringing 101. But you usually have the option of visiting your local police station in person, too. Tonbridge Police station can be found at:
Tonbridge Police Station, 1 Pembury Rd, Tonbridge TN9 2HS.