Forbes Solicitors in Blackburn: Northgate

Welcome to Forbes Solicitors. For more information about some of the specialist services that our Northgate team provides, please use the buttons below. Our full range of legal services can be found in the main website navigation. You can also use this page to find out more about our Northgate team and the solicitors that will be working on your case in our 'Meet the Team' section.

You can also get directions to our Northgate office below, or call us directly on 01254 580000. Or, use the contact form to the right, and we'll call you.

Meet the Northgate Team

Below are just some of our friendly Northgate solicitors - you can find out more about them, or click the button below to meet the whole team.

Joanne Pickering

Joanne Pickering

HR Business Support Manager, HR, Blackburn

Paul Huxley

Paul Huxley


Adrienne Baker

Adrienne Baker


Helen Brooks

Helen Brooks

Chartered Legal Executive

Finding our Northgate office

Forbes Solicitors
73 Northgate

Opening times Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:00.

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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.

Legal Services in Blackburn

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.

Free Legal Advice Clinic from Forbes Solicitors

On a Saturday morning our Northgate office in Blackburn offers a free advice clinic. The office is open every Saturday morning from 9.30am until 12 noon and solicitors are on hand to give you advice on a wide range of issues.

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.

Contact us

Tel: 01254 580000
Fax: 01254 682392
DX: 17970 - Blackburn 1

24hr emergency number:
01254 675050

Clinic opening times

Contact our Northgate Team