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

Howe + Co Solicitors Info


Hello. We are no longer partnered with Howe + Co Solicitors so the information below may be out of date.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.

Howe + Co - Removed

Howe + Co Solicitors are a leading law firm specialising in litigation. They offer Conditional Fee Arrangements and can also work under Legal Aid where applicable. Even if you do not see your case type listed, they encourage you to call and discuss your requirements. Wheelchair access and client parking available.

Office Address: 1010 Great West Road, Brentford, Removed, Greater London, TW8 9BA
Web Address: Link removed. Click to see other solicitors in the area.
Email Address: law@howe.co.uk
Phone Number: 020 8840 4688
 

Howe and Co Solicitors on YouTube

Howe + Co Solicitors in Brentford, London: Review

If you've been searching for a law firm for a while already today, you'll have seen the majority have very similar sounding sales pitches. Many of their websites even look the same with photos of people in smart suits smiling and pointing at a computer screen or shaking hands. It can be quite difficult to dig out the pertinent details in order to make what feels like an informed decision.

Luckily there are many resources available on the web for some independent backchecks and information. Often those little badges at the bottom of law firm's pages aren't just for show either. Hopefully we can point you in the direction of some universal ways to get to know a firm better before making your call.

"Howe + Co Solicitors are a leading London law firm specialising in complex litigation both in the UK and internationally"

Howe + Co Solicitors

Unfortunately the word 'leading' can be used to mean a variety of things such as the best firm, or simply a firm that pushes forward. But certainly Howe & Co are well-known with several high profile news articles quoting them including this one about their defence of abuse victims and this more famous one regarding their involvement with Gurkhas. If you scroll down to the bottom of most pages on their website you'll also see a short list of awards they have won and been nominated for.

One thing you rarely see in relation to UK law firms is an entire Wikipedia page dedicated to them. Howe & Co have one detailing some of their more high profile cases and some of the firm's background. They have over 100 staff, cover a wide range of legal matters, and a long history. All that put together clearly makes them a very established firm and it's hard to deny them the use of the word 'leading' with all that in mind.

"We have specialists lawyers to match every level of work that you require, ranging from the senior partner, through to junior lawyers working under supervision."


These sort of claims on the websites of legal practices are far easier to check up on. The majority of lawyers and law firms in the UK are registered with a local Law Society either at the national, county, or sometimes town level. Howe & Co are registered with The Law Society of England & Wales which is a great resource offering a huge amount of information to users. If you check out the pages for this firm you can see contact details, confirmed areas of practice, specialist accreditations, staff details, and more.

You can even see qualification dates of the lawyers working at the firm. Howe & Co seem to have solicitors from every decade of their history including Martin Howe (qualified in 1983), Mark Collins (1991), Nicole Bowler (2003), right up to Charlie Rose in 2019. A wide range of very seasoned, experienced practitioners alongside plenty of young blood to keep things fresh and moving forward. Certainly the kind of range you'd like to see at any law practice.

"We act on our client's instructions, always putting our clients first and ensure that their needs are met"


Again something very easy to check up on, however care should always be taken when browsing through comments left by people online. For a start, when we entered Howe & Co Solicitors into a search there were three other firms with similar names that popped up as well. This can sometimes end up in reviews about the wrong firm being placed. So it's always best to actually read the comments themselves and company responses if available rather than just flicking through star ratings.

"Extremely professional, focused and experienced solicitor"

"we're grateful, you are our life saver"

"reception are always calm & on hand to help"

"go above and beyond to ensure they provide professional service"


The majority of reviews we read were like these, very positive about the firm. Gushingly so on occasions, as I'm guessing they were in relation to situations such as immigration where people can feel literally in the middle of life/death struggles. One of our staff worked in immigration (Liverpool) for about a year and confirms it can be a very emotionally strenous environment, and that's just for the workers. Let alone the actual people trying to get in.

The firm did have testimonials on their website as well but at the time of us viewing they were stuffed into a tiny video-style playback box near the bottom of pages. And by tiny, we mean absolutely unreadable. Although according to our poll a couple of years ago, most people don't trust or at least don't pay attention to a company's own testimonial page anyway. The snippets above were from the usual third party boards such as Google, Yell.com, Yelp and Trustpilot.

A quick note on navigation as was mentioned before - there are other legal companies with Howe in the name. The official website we link to above is www.howe.co.uk, with www.howe.com taking you to a design company in the USA. Other companies such as John Howe & Co Solicitors are using www.jhowe.co.uk, and The Howe Practice have www.thehowepractice.co.uk so it's probably a good idea to bookmark the correct site once you're on it just to be sure.

There are hundreds of reports of people being scammed into handing over money that was meant to go to their solicitor. One of the few areas of law Howe & Co don't actually handle though is Conveyancing, which is the most common legal area facing fraudsters at the moment. But you never know what their going to do next. So with so many variants such as www.howeandco.com being available and www.howeandco.co.uk being owned by someone else - make sure you're on the right website and never discuss payments or bank details via email. One last quote from the firm's site:

"The vast majority of our cases are important cases to individuals, but which never receive any publicity at all."


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 Howe + Co Solicitors it's best to visit the website (www.howe.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.

Howe and Co Solicitors


0.0
This Howe + Co Solicitors 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 Howe + Co Solicitors:

» www.reidblack.com - So by showing reviews from a third party site and linking to that site so people can check the comments are by real people ...
» www.otssolicitors.co.uk - Making it more of a group of specialists under one banner ...
» www.aspirelicensing.co.uk - They also provide help with courses that will often be required in order to get certain licenses - if you don't have people already with those qualifications ...
» www.masonbullock.co.uk - One of the solicitors retired in 2018 and the firm had to be restarted ...
» www.lindsays.co.uk - To get a wider view that includes negative opinions ...
» www.pumpcourtchambers.com - The fact Pump Court Chambers state a target demographic of their local area is a good sign ...
» www.educationlawservice.com - It was still very positive /b ...
» www.searchbureau.co.uk - div class="infoquote" "Using our powerful IT systems we are able to streamline the whole search process so you can not only view completed searches can you can monitor the progress of each case in real time and see exactly when you will get it back ...
» www.penerley.co.uk - More recently though the number of people starting up their own small business or being self-employed /b has risen dramatically ...
» www.catteralls.co.uk - div class="infoquote" "very polite and explained everything to us in detail" "Extremely friendly ...
» www.bilkusandboyle.com - For example ...
» www.trustinheritance.com - They also offer a fully online service called a DIY Probate Toolkit at a fraction of the cost /b of the managed service ...
» www.richmondlegalltd.co.uk - The most common typos we'd expect would obviously be www ...
» www.dvsolicitors.com - For motor offence court cases you may be better off with a Direct Access barrister ...


Law Firms in the UK
Search for Solicitors Near You:

Search for Legal Help Near You:


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

 » DAS Law Limited
 » Trade Union Legal LLP
 » Advantage Property Lawyers Ltd
 » Beaumont Abs Ltd
 » Butcher and Barlow LLP
 » Lyons Davidson Limited
 » Poole Alcock LLP
 » Attwaters Jameson Hill
 » Duncan Lewis Solicitors Ltd
 » Irwin Mitchell LLP

This list is updated by us every 6-12 months as new data is released. The Legal Ombudsman's complaints database can be viewed by anyone here »
Related News:
Judge backs compensation for flight delays - www.bbc.co.uk

Compensation website for cyclists unveiled by Allan McDougall - www.allmediascotland.com

Whiplash culture hits car insurers - www.rac.co.uk

Law Firm Marketing Blog:
How A Tacoma Bankruptcy Law Business Can Help Stop Creditors Law Offices: Only those companies that could alter quickly enough to satisfy their clients' increasing demands will survive. They may be using terms like directory. list and locate - 424K search. It is interesting to segment searchers ... Free Legal Directories


Inquire 4 Questions To Learn If Law School Is The Proper Move: Recent years have observed profound changes particularly in the employment and family areas of law. You might want to engage a digital marketing agency to help you. Some companies that are smaller accept applications only ... Barristers and Solicitors Directory


The Legal Loophole That Could Endanger Your Mortgage Modification: Securities Litigation. ISS .once Securities Watch) publishes The Top SCAS 50. a listing of the plaintiff firms doing the most securities litigation. The chair of the Law Society's Property Law Section. Andrew Logan. says people wh ... Legal Marketing Ideas


3 Livelihood For Law School Grads Outside The Legal Area: Then it's a straightforward matter of saying. "I had like to join you at the assembly. It has been constantly updated and added to thus the only real place to find quick answers to any question on any area of law and for making it ... Barristers Lists UK


>> Try our Lead Generation Services <<

How to Generate Leads
Site Search

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

Yes
No

Howe.co.uk Info Page Copyright © us. 2007-2022
Howe + Co Solicitors 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