The People at Thurnhills Solicitors in Longridge & Garstang

Tony Thurnhill Tony Thurnhill

Joseph Anthony Thurnhill a Partner and Solicitor qualified in 1974 after being articled to his brother John in the family firm.

In spite of gaining a Distinction in Criminal Law, Tony throughout his time as a student and Partner has been involved mainly with private client work associated with conveyancing, leases, Wills and probate, continuing the close relationship with clients already created by his father and brother.

Email: law@thurnhills.co.uk

Marcus ThurnhillMarcus Thurnhill

Marcus George Thurnhill is a Solicitor and Partner in the firm. He studied at Hull University and the College of Law in York. He qualified as a Solicitor in 2001, having previously worked for a national firm in Leeds. Marcus deals with litigation and dispute resolution with a particular interest in matrimonial, co-habitation law and property ownership issues. Marcus is a member of Resolution and as such is committed to resolving disputes in a non-confrontational way.

Marcus is a Resolution Accredited Specialist in connection with complex financial and property matters for medium to low income households and co-habitation. Marcus is also a qualified Collaborative Lawyer. This is a new approach to family disputes and involves couples working with their lawyers, all together in the same room, to reach agreement without the need for costly and stressful court battles. To learn more about Collaborative Law and view a short film go to: www.resolution.org.uk. Marcus attends the Legal Advice Clinics at our Longridge and Garstang Offices (subject to Court attendances).

Resolution Accredited Specialist Collaborative Law

Email: law@thurnhills.co.uk

www.resolution.org.uk

Adam Thurnhill Adam Thurnhill

Adam Thurnhill is a Solicitor and Partner in the firm and is based in our Garstang Office. Following the completion of his Law Degree Adam studied for his Legal Practice Qualification at the College of Law in York. He previously worked for two North West firms in the Manchester area.

Adam joined Thurnhills in 2006 and qualified as a Solicitor in 2007.

Adam deals with a wide range of Private Client matters including Lasting Powers of Attorney, Wills and related property matters.

Email: law@thurnhills.co.uk

Emma Taylor

Emma is a Solicitor based at our Longridge office. Emma gained a degree in French and English at the University of Manchester before attaining the Common Professional Examination Law Conversion and Legal Practice courses at the University of Central Lancashire. Emma completed her training contract with a firm in Greater Manchester, qualifying as a Solicitor in 2007. As a newly qualified Solicitor, she began her career with a Lancashire firm, where she worked for 8 years before joining Thurnhills in 2015.

Emma deals with Private Client matters, in particular Wills, Trusts and Probate.

Emma can be contacted at our Longridge office on 01772 781580, or by email at law@thurnhills.co.uk

Lisa Davies

Lisa is a solicitor based at our Longridge Office. Following the completion of her Law Degree and Legal Practice qualification Lisa studied for a masterís degree in Legal Practice at the University of Central Lancashire. Lisa began her career working in compliance for HM Revenue and Customs where she worked for 16 years before joining Thurnhills in 2015. Lisa advises clients on all aspects of Civil Litigation including Dispute Resolution, Landlord and Tenant, Money Claims and Personal Injury. Lisa also assists Emma Taylor with Private Client matters in particular Deputyship Applications, Contested Deputyships and obtaining Grants of Probate.

In her spare time Lisa enjoys spending time with her family and actively serving in the Army Reserves.

Lisa can be contacted at our Longridge office on 01772 781580, or by email at law@thurnhills.co.uk

Claire Smith

Claire is an experienced Residential Conveyancer, dealing with a wide range of property transactions. These include freehold/leasehold sales, purchases, remortgages, shared ownership and also more complex property transactions.

In her free time Claire enjoys being with her family, and has a particular interest in all aspects of property renovation.

Claire can be contacted at our Garstang office, telephone 01995 603142 or by email at law@thurnhills.co.uk