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Our new office on Watchmoor Park, Camberley, is now open for business. Our teams are operating within the current guidelines.

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The family lawyer’s guide to separating and divorcing well.

2019 Winners

Thames Valley Property Law Firm of the Year 2019

Women in Law 2020

A huge congratulation to Danielle Bentley – Winner of the Lawyer Monthly ‘Women in Law Awards – Family Law’ 2020.

Herrington Carmichael Solicitors

We offer legal advice to UK and international businesses as well as individuals and families.

Legal Insight – COVID-19

Visit our COVID-19 Hub for all the latest legal insights relating to coronavirus and it’s effects on businesses and individuals.


Our professional and specialist legal teams will give your business the support it needs to  succeed.


We have specialist legal teams available to support and advise you and your family.

Our offices

Our lawyers have been giving legal advice in Surrey, Hampshire and Berkshire for over 175 years. Over the years we have had offices in Bagshot, Aldershot and Fleet. Today we give our legal advice from offices in London, Camberley and Wokingham

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    We have a diverse range of specialist lawyers dedicated to providing the best service to our clients, many of whom have been seeking legal advice from us for decades.


    We provide an increasingly specialist legal advice – with dedicated experts operating at the forefront of their individual areas of law. 

    Herrington Carmichael offers high-quality, jargon-free legal advice and representation, combined with very high levels of legal expertise. Its clients appreciate its innovative, proactive and friendly approach to all their legal concerns. The practice prides itself on its capacity to provide practical solutions to achieve clients’ objectives.

    - Legal 500

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    Government Fundraising using Capital Gains Tax and Inheritance Tax

    Rishi Sunak has called for the Office of Tax Simplification to have a look at Capital Gains Tax with a view to a report being presented later this...

    For experienced will writing – it’s more than just form completion

    Can I make a will online? After the past few months this has become a very relevant question. Our Private Wealth & Inheritance team have kept...

    New Rules – Trust Registration Services

    Earlier this year we warned you about the Trust Registration Service (TRS) and the obligations that were to be placed on many unsuspecting trustees....

    Making a Lasting Power of Attorney – before it’s too late

    Have you ever considered whether your family would be able to manage in a situation where you were unable to sign documents or make decisions for...

    IR35 Off-Payroll Rules – SDSs and Reasonable Care

    What are the Off-Payroll Rules? Coming into force from April 2021, the new rules are designed to ensure that contractors who use personal service...

    Employment Law Update – October 2020

    We are pleased to provide you with the Herrington Carmichael employment law update for October 2020. This is a keynote summary of some of the main...

    Mental Capacity and the Decisions made by The Court of Protection

    When a person loses their mental capacity, their families - already facing difficulties following the loss of capacity itself – are often presented...

    Property Roundtable Autumn Session

    September brings not only a return to the classroom for students, but also a return of the Property Industry Roundtable. The Autumn session took...

    The Immigration Health Surcharge reimbursement

    It has been announced that the Immigration Health Surcharge (IHS) reimbursement scheme has now launched. There is a list of qualifying criteria that...

    New Head of Dispute Resolution at Herrington Carmichael

    Adrian Taylor will be stepping into the role of Head of Dispute Resolution at Herrington Carmichael from 1 October. Adrian joined the Dispute...

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    Herrington Carmichael has a history of offering legal services to Surrey, Hampshire and Berkshire dating back over 175 years, the main growth of the law firm came in the 1970’s.


    We have invested in recruiting the best experts and support staff. We present opportunities for development so that  employees not only continue to offer clients the best service but we also retain people throughout their careers.

    A traditional edge

    The importance of people and relationships – whether with clients, colleagues, the local community or international referral partners. All of these relationships have underpinned Herrington Carmichael for over 175 years and we see no reason to change that.

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    Property Law

    Commercial Lease: The Financial impact on Landlord and Tenant

    Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the restrictions now in place to control its spread, are having a significant effect on many business sectors.

    Divorce and Family Law

    Divorce in Lockdown: Can I get some discreet legal advice?

    We have spoken to clients who are unfortunately experiencing some family issues, and would like to obtain expert legal advice, yet don’t know how...

    Land & Property Dispute

    Restrictive Covenants – The Price of Modification

    Having identified that your land is burdened by a restrictive covenant and for the purposes of this article the covenant in question will be that only one residential building can be erected on the land. What do you do next?

    Wills, Trusts and Probate

    Why is having a will so important?

    It is entirely up to you if and when you want to create a Will, but it is important to be aware of the consequences of not having a Will.

    Award winning legal advice

    We are solicitors in Camberley, Wokingham and London. In 2019, Herrington Carmichael won ‘Property Law Firm of the Year’ at the Thames Valley Business Magazines Property Awards, ‘Best Medium Sized Business’ at the Surrey Heath Business Awards and we were named IR Global’s ‘Member of the Year’. We are ranked as a Leading Firm 2020 by Legal 500 and Alistair McArthur is ranked in Chambers 2020.



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    Building 2  Watchmoor Park, Riverside Way, Camberley, Surrey. GU15 3YL

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