We operate on a national basis with 11 offices across the North of England
We apologise for any inconvenience caused but due to Covid-19 our Northgate office is temporarily closed and the team are working remotely. All the team can still be contacted via their Direct Dial number, or the Northgate office number, but please do not attend the office.
Our Solicitors in Blackburn are based across three offices. The Solicitors at our centrally based Northgate office in Blackburn specialise in family law and criminal law. The family department is headed by Rubina Vohra and Gill Carr.
The team of solicitors in Blackburn deal with all types of family law ranging from divorce and the associated financial implications right through to childcare law and domestic violence. They also deal with prenuptial agreements and cohabitation agreements. Legal Aid is now only available in a limited number of family law cases so the Forbes family team have put together a range of fixed fees for different levels of divorce and childcare work. Our family solicitors in Blackburn include members of a number of specialist family panels including Resolution, the Children Panel, Family Law Panel and the Advanced Family Law Panel. The team are also recommended in the Legal 500 Legal Directory.
Our Blackburn crime team are also based at our Northgate office. Our crime team is one of the largest in the UK and deal with all types of criminal matters. They can be contacted on the emergency number 01254 675050 24 hours a day 365 days a year ensuring that should you get arrested we are always available to represent you at the police station. If your case is to be heard in the Crown Court we have a specialist team based at Preston who will represent you.
On a Saturday morning our Northgate office in Blackburn offers a drop-in clinic. The office is open every Saturday morning from 9.30am until 12 noon.
Solicitors specialising in Personal Injury Claims, Conveyancing and Commercial work are based at our Rutherford House office on Wellington Street in Blackburn.
All our solicitors, in Blackburn and elsewhere, provide practical straightforward advice in a friendly and approachable manner.