We originally established in 2004 and was previously known as DTP
Solicitors. We aim to
provide you with a professional and efficient service. We
are large enough to offer you a full range of expert legal
services but small enough to care about our clients and
provide a friendly individual service specific to each
client’s needs. We understand how important it is that legal
matters are dealt with promptly and we aim to respond within
the working day to your telephone requests and have a 48
hour turn-around on incoming post.
Belinda Thomasson - Director
Belinda qualified as a Solicitor in 1999 after graduating
from Manchester University in 1995. Belinda has worked as a
Solicitor in Rochdale for over 10 years, always dealing personally and promptly
with your case, she avoids the use of
jargon and applies a common sense approach to her work.
Specialist fields of work are:
Personal Injury claims
Wills Probate and Estate Planning
Court of Protection work
Elderly client advice
including Property Trust Protection
Residential and Commercial Conveyancing including leases
Business Sale and Purchase
Belinda takes great interest in issues concerning Special
Educational Needs Law and is currently a legal volunteer
for a large national charity.
Kim March - Director
Kim qualified as a solicitor in 2002 and having
worked in a Manchester firm for the first ten years of her
career, then went on to set up the office in Whitworth which
has been trading since 2008, previously known as Turner
March LLP. Kim has lived locally in Whitworth most of her
life and is happy to arrange home visits in the surrounding
area for clients unable to attend the office . Kim's
specialist fields of work are :
Conveyancing, both residential and commercial, and including
Wills and Probate
Business sales and purchases
Court of Protection work, including Powers of Attorney
Landlord and Tenant
Alison McGuigan - Director
After completing her law degree in Law with Accountancy,
Alison was called to the Bar in 2003. Following this, Alison
worked as an advocate for 7 years in the fields of consumer
credit, mortgage, landlord and tenant, debt recovery and
personal injury. After taking 3 years out to work for a
local charity, Alison decided to study for her Masters
Degree in Law with Business, and whilst undertaking these
studies decided that the time was right to return to law and
convert to a Solicitor.
A straightforward local girl with a common sense approach,
Alison is passionate about her work and always looks at
situations from everybody’s perspective.
If you have difficulty attending our offices please contact
us and we will arrange to visit you where possible.
Late and weekend appointments are also available by arrangement for your
Milnrow & Shaw Offices
Sally Lambert - PA
Sally has worked in Milnrow most of her life and has spent
the last 14 years working alongside Belinda Thomasson as a
PA. Sally has a friendly understanding manner and strives to
meet client's needs without the use of legal jargon.
Lisa joined us in November 2014 and offers our clients administrative support and co-ordinates our New business. Having worked in Estate Agency Lisa is a valued member of our Legal Team and is able to understand the Conveyancing process from start to finish!;
Jane joined Lancashire Law in January 2015 offering a
friendly face and a warm welcome to our clients whilst
managing our reception area. With a caring nature and calm
manner, Jane is already a very valued member of the team.
Kim is a Legal Secretary who joined the team in April 2016. She has over 14 years experience working in
conveyancing. Kim is also experienced in private client work.
Angie has worked within the legal profession for over 30
years, having joined Lancashire Law in September 2016. Angie
is experienced in all types of legal work particularly
with family law and private client work.
Zarka is a qualified Licensed Conveyancer who has worked
within property law for a number of years. She fully
understands the pressures clients are under when moving home
and works hard to manage client expectations in order to
provide an efficient service. Zarka speaks different
languages and therefore is a great asset to the team.
Siobhan joined Lancashire Law in 2016. She is currently employed as a
legal executive having obtained her LLB (hons) law degree in
2008. Siobhan has worked within high street practices since
leaving university and has a passion for working in property
law both residential and commercial.
Rachel is training to become a legal executive,
having started work at the Whitworth office as an apprentice
for two years and now undertaking the course for legal
executives. Rachel lives locally in Whitworth and assists
with cases, as she is intending to specialise in
conveyancing, wills and probate.
Lorna is an apprentice in the Whitworth
office and currently undertakes reception duties, whilst
learning to assist with cases.
About Lancashire Law Solicitors Rochdale UK