WELCOME TO CLARKSON WRIGHT & JAKES - Solicitors and Notaries

  • CWJ is an award winning regional firm of Solicitors based in Orpington, Kent serving private individuals, businesses and organisations. With commercial clients ranging in size from sole traders to large public companies and other institutions such as schools, charities and medical practices, we have accumulated extensive experience of the legal issues faced by businesses and other organisations.

Latest News

Definitive Plan Decides Boundary Dispute

Boundary disputes are commonplace and, unless skilfully mediated, can often spiral out of control,...

Trips and Slips Lead to Settlements

A number of cases involving slips and trips have recently led to compensation settlements for...

Landlord Repairs Must Be Reasonable, Not Most Economical

A long leasehold tenant has had mixed fortunes in opposing a charge for more than £55,000...


  • "Solicitors at CWJ worked effectively as a team across different aspects of my transaction. They are responsive and able to identify the important issues, in order to drive other parties to completion efficiently."
  • "They didn't dramatise the situation - they were completely pragmatic and their advice was spot-on."
  • "They always seem to know what they’re about – they are a helpful bunch of people who don’t use jargon, to whom you can talk in ordinary language."
  • "Dynamic, enthusiastic, young and not stuffy."

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