1to1 Legal USA Solicitor Law Firm Reviews
Law Firm Marketing
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Blain Boland & Co Info


Hello. We are no longer partnered with Blain Boland & Co so the information below may be out of date. This page will be removed/replaced in due course. Please use the Solicitor Search box on the right to find an alternate firm in your area. Thank you.

Blain Boland & Co. - Willaston

An independent law firm establish in 1979. They are committed to providing clear, practical advice. Matters dealt with include all types of property, conveyancing, wills, probate and employment. Free parking by the office. They are professional and knowledgeable whilst still friendly and approachable. A refreshing change from more traditional law firms.

Office Address: N/A, Willaston, England, CH64 1RA
Web Address: Link removed. Click to see other solicitors in the area.
Email Address: N/A
Phone Number: N/A
 

Blain Boland & Co. - Ellesmere Port

Matters dealt with include all types of property, conveyancing, wills, probate and employment. Free parking by the office. They are professional and knowledgeable whilst still friendly and approachable. A refreshing change from more traditional law firms.

Office Address: N/A, Ellesmere Port, England, CH65 0AB
Web Address: Link removed. Click to see other solicitors in the area.
Email Address: N/A
Phone Number: N/A
 

Blain Boland & Co. - Middlewich

They offer a wide range of legal services to both businesses and individuals. Matters dealt with include all types of property, conveyancing, wills, probate and employment. Free parking by the office. They are professional and knowledgeable whilst still friendly and approachable. They aim to provide a personal, effective solution to all of your day-to-day legal advice needs. A refreshing change from more traditional law firms.

Office Address: N/A, Middlewich, England, CW10 9AB
Web Address: Link removed. Click to see other solicitors in the area.
Email Address: N/A
Phone Number: N/A
 

Blain Boland & Co Solicitors on YouTube

Blain Boland & Co Solicitors in Ellesmere Port, Willaston and Middlewich

When it comes to law firms, describing one as "established" or "new" is a far more subjective game of semantics than you might think. A ten-year-old hairdressing or photography studio on the high street could easily be considered a long established business. However, a fresh brand of bank or building society might be called "new" despite having existed for much longer.

With all the changes to legal aid and concepts such as Alternative Business Structures (ABS) coming into play, the way we perceive law firms is going to keep changing in the coming years. Yes, there are still a lot of law firms with more than a century of history behind them. But with all the new opportunities out there, the new rules, the ease of the internet, etc. we're seeing a lot more seasoned solicitors leave larger firms to set up on their own. Each individual solicitor may have a few decades of experience under their belt, but the name they choose for their firm will be unfamiliar and not easy to research.

Blain Boland & Co is actually a trading name of Blain Boland and Thomas Ltd. If you search for information on the firm you'll see the current Limited name was created as recently as 2008. However, the firm's website states the brand goes right back to 1979 where it apparently took over from another local firm - G E Taylor & Sons. You can check the history and specialities of the actual people within the various offices on the Law Society's website. The practice is registered with the Liverpool Law Society as well, but there doesn't seem to be any extra information provided there.

Blain Boland & Co

Despite stating an age of almost 40 years for their firm, the language around the site does not use that as a focus. In fact, quite the opposite. They consider themselves "a refreshing change from more traditional law firms" and have engaged (however mildly) with things such as social media.

This may have a lot to do with their current owners. From the available records, it seems that Mr Michael Blain and Mr David Boland actually left the firm a few years ago. Not long after, BB&Co were bought over by Jill Shields and Justin Culver of Wheelock Chambers who were only just celebrating the second anniversary of their own employment law and conveyancing firm's existence. In a statement at the time, Jill said:

"After working for law firms in the region for many years, I wanted to offer a fresh approach ... we've solved many legal headaches by providing just an hour of advice, at a fixed rate of £75."


The firm has the usual promotional language you would expect dotted around the main pages. They use words such as "comprehensive" and "diverse", as well as promising to provide clients with:

"... clear, practical, advice combined with an efficient and courteous service ..."


However what they don't make enough fuss about - and you might even miss it - is the wealth of basic, concise, and targeted articles they've created for both personal and business matters. Everything from "What To Do When Someone Dies" and "Lasting Power of Attorney" to "What to do at the End of Your Lease" and "Equality and Diversity Best Practices". Even just the handful of paragraphs in the "Civil Partnerships" article could save people a considerable amount of time and therefore expense when it comes to kicking off a case. It's core information, in layman's terms, without superfluous examples or padding. They're good.

Moreover, they also handle some case types that we rarely see targeted elsewhere such as Ecclesiastical & Canon Law. This means they can provide expert and experienced advice to Churches on legal matters whether they are an established denomination or independent. This includes Church property, trusts, and constitutions as well as the important Charity Law aspects of running a church.

Many firms seem to focus on the intangible parts of providing a service when writing their sales pitches. As always, the devil is in the details and most of the bits that impressed us about this firm were in the background.

A quick note on navigation though. The www.blainboland.co.uk address is the one we link to. The main variant of www.blainboland.com is owned but is currently blank, and neither of the typical hyphenated variants (www.blain-boland.co.uk or www.blain-boland.com) show anything either. There will never be a www.blainboland&co.co.uk created because web addresses can't have special characters such as "&". On top of that, it seems that the firm have signed up to be part of the National Solicitors network which provides them with a custom page on the network's website - www.nationalsolicitors.com/blain-boland/ - which also comes with an extra Twitter feed using @BlainBolandNS instead of the firm's official one @BlainBolandSols.

When you search for something like "blain boland solicitors", you'll also see the owner's other website www.wheelockchambers.com pop up in the results. They have a few extra niche sites such as www.weareconveyancers.com and www.weareemploymentlawyers.com too, but none of them link to to the site you really need which is the one we link to. So once you're on it, we highly recommend bookmarking it to make sure you come back to the right place each time.

General Notes: Usually if Legal Aid is possible we've mentioned it above, but you can always ask. We haven't looked in depth at their recruitment program so are unaware of any job vacancies available. For a career with Blain Boland & Co it's best to visit the website (www.blainboland.co.uk), check opening hours, and find the correct phone/email contact details. Simply emailing a CV to reception looks lazy. Each law firm's Law Society and/or SRA number should be on their site, usually at the bottom of each page.

Blain Boland & Co Solicitors


0.0
This Blain Boland & Co article is rated
0.0 / 5 based on 0 reviews. †
(Voting has been suspended for this page.)
Found this article helpful? Rate it:

Disclaimer


Other Law Firms with Reviews like Blain Boland & Co:

» www.amnestysolicitors.com - For example they link to an @StratfordNS Twitter feed instead of the official @AmnestySols ...
» www.kingsviewchambers.com - So what about the barristers themselves ...
» www.cwconveyancing.co.uk - considerable ...
» www.waterstonesolicitors.com - I wasn't a big fan of the testimonials which seemed almost identical in content with "they are the best in east London" /i ...
» www.rhw.co.uk - Honest!) We're not the only ones though ...
» www.savants.co.uk - For most of the firms we review on this site ...
» www.whitecollarlegalandadmin.com - Enough to have seen plenty of veteran-but-desk-bound solicitors run rings round by younger legal professionals who practically live in the court room ...
» www.fursesanders.co.uk - I look for the odd word or phrase here and there ...
» www.starckuberoi.co.uk - Jonathan Starck /b heads the Litigation Department helping both individuals and businesses across England and Wales ...
» www.autologistic.co.uk - It's just the way things are ...
» www.thejohnsonpartnership.co.uk - That was it ...
» www.rsrlaw.co.uk - So is it a new firm with little experience ...
» www.csllaw.co.uk - Certainly we get repeat visitors coming back to search for their contact details ...
» www.hja.net - We list firms that process £millions in cases ...


Law Firms in the UK
Search for Solicitors Near You:

Search for Legal Help Near You:


Recommended Firms:
Firms with Most Complaints:
This list is based largely on the Legal Ombudsman's complaints database, adjusted for relevant circumstances such as firm size:

 » Mr Tariq Rehman of Kings Court Chambers
 » Allan Rutherford Ltd
 » Parabis Law LLP (aka Cogent Law or Plexus Law)
 » Allerton Kaye
 » DAS Law Limited
 » Mr Wray of Kings Court Chambers
 » Minster Law Ltd
 » Handley Brown LLP
 » Lyons Davidson Ltd
 » Keppe & Partners

The Legal Ombudsman's complaints database can be viewed by anyone here »
Related News:
UK fined over mentally ill mans "inhuman treatment" in police custody - www.guardian.co.uk



Twisting suspects arm considered police torture? - www.dailymail.co.uk

Law Firm Marketing Blog:
The area of Law Continues To Take Hits In This Down Market: Training in a magic circle business is not suited to everyone although CV gold. Firms that are foreignIn a more profesional mode and judging frm feedback received from seniors and buddies who worked there the whole enviro ... Solicitors Adverts


UK Prosecutor Reviews Alleged Connection Between Jailed Ibori And UK Assistance: Is a company of UK immigration lawyers located in London and Luton . Their editors' picks for the top news and comments of the day delivered to your inbox each morning. A lot of her cases have changed policy and law. The ... Solicitors Listing


Australian Law & Attorney Directory: It is imperative to select a solicitor who has experience in the region of law most applicable for your scenario and needs. ListBarristers Chambers. Added search filters enable searches by Law Society certification scheme ... Law Marketing Blog


What's a No Win No Fee Solicitor?: Senior associate of Sturton. Lancaster law firm Oglethorpe and Gillibrand. Martin Gillibrand's specialist legal expertise is renowned UK-extensive. The law office is a full-service law firm which highlights representation of injur ... List of Solicitors in Dublin


>> SEO for Law Firms? <<
Law Firm Marketing
Site Search

GoogleCustom Search
Law Firm? Vote:
Should personal injury claims firms be allowed to advertise on TV?

Yes
No

Blainboland.co.uk Info Page Copyright © us. 2007-2019
Blain Boland & Co Logo, Branding, etc. © them. (obviously)
1to1 Legal, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, AB42 3WY
part of the ClaimsHeaven.co.uk network.
Cookie This website uses cookies to personalise content/adverts, integrate social media functions, analyse our traffic, track votes, etc. Please check with third party application providers such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google for how they use your data. By using this website you consent to our use of cookies.
Learn More   ::   I Accept   ::   I Decline