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    'Sarah Stone is a key associate within the team. She encourages delegation, overcomes hurdles and always has the client’s needs to the fore. She communicates to clients in jargon-free manner.'

    • Date: September 26, 2019
    • Client: Legal 500 2020
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Professional, knowledgeable, communicative, responsive and sensitive - both Sarah Stone and Clair Grimster are a credit to Porter Dodson!

    • Date: August 27, 2019
    • Client: Mr G
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    You are an approachable, friendly and efficient firm. It was a pleasure dealing with you.

    • Date: August 23, 2019
    • Client: Mrs M
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Kate James has acted for us several times. We are impressed by her professional competence and her charming personality – essential qualities in a solicitor. She and Maddy are a very efficient team.

    • Date: August 23, 2019
    • Client: Mr and Mrs Morrice
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    I have been impressed by the professionalism and enthusiasm of every member of the team that I have been in contact with and felt that the service received was of the highest standard.

    • Date: August 19, 2019
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Tracey Taylor

    The service received was excellent. Questions were answered in a simple and straightforward way – no legal jargon! The staff were friendly and obviously happy to be working there.

    • Date: August 15, 2019
    • Client: Mrs P
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    A friendly, local, easily accessed firm whose service and advice was of the highest standard. I was most grateful for Kate’s help and advice.

    • Date: August 13, 2019
    • Client: Mr De Val
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    I was very happy with your service, from the reception desk, to Peter Cooke himself. We were treated very well. Polite, yet very friendly and everything explained fully.

    • Date: August 2, 2019
    • Client: Mrs Dysart
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Clear, concise, information given regarding my options. All completed in a timely manner. Staff were friendly and efficient.

    • Date: August 1, 2019
    • Client: Mr K
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Stephanie McCulloch

    Kerensa Cooper was very helpful, pleasant and took time to explain the Will and discuss uncertain points.

    • Date: July 29, 2019
    • Client: Miss P
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Very professional. We will be very happy to use this firm for all our future requirements. Sarah was very knowledgeable and explained everything clearly.

    • Date: July 24, 2019
    • Client: Mr and Mrs M
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Lucy Horsington has been helpful, professional and extremely supportive. I cannot speak too highly of her. Thank you, Lucy.

    • Date: July 22, 2019
    • Client: Mrs A
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Very satisfactory and friendly. Excellent understanding of our needs and situation. Thank you.

    • Date: July 8, 2019
    • Client: Mr and Mrs W
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    I found you very friendly and helpful and would recommend you to anyone.

    • Date: July 5, 2019
    • Client: Mrs H
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Marney

    Lucy Horsington explains things very clearly, including being clear and reasonable about costs. I have found the administrative staff friendly and efficient. Clients are often (always in my case) nervous about legal matters and so the qualities in the solicitor and other staff are important.

    • Date: July 1, 2019
    • Client: Mr W
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Excellent service and with empathy.

    • Date: June 27, 2019
    • Client: Mr P
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Extremely happy with all outcomes. Our thanks for an extremely professional service of highest standard.

    • Date: June 27, 2019
    • Client: Mr and Mrs Marshall
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Your firm, and in particular, Robyn, have been courteous at all times with a difficult situation. I never had the impression that I was too much trouble and she was very patient in explaining matters to me. I would heartily recommend you to anyone.

    • Date: June 27, 2019
    • Client: Mrs Steer
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    We have been delighted with your service- always helpful and clearly knowledgeable about all aspects of our Lasting Powers of Attorney. Money well spent! Thank you.

    • Date: June 26, 2019
    • Client: Mr and Mrs D
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Easy to deal with. Timely appointments. Friendly and professional.

    • Date: June 25, 2019
    • Client: Mr and Mrs G
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Stephanie McCulloch

    Very professional and friendly approach.

    • Date: June 25, 2019
    • Client: Mr and Mrs Merrifield
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Very helpful, very pleasant. Everything was explained very well. Money well spent.

    • Date: June 24, 2019
    • Client: Mrs Summers
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    We certainly couldn’t have managed without Kerensa’s help nor could we have retained our sanity at times! Sincere thanks for everything and our good wishes.

    • Date: June 21, 2019
    • Client: Mrs G
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Professional, courteous and explanations were understandable. Everything sorted out quickly and efficiently.

    • Date: June 21, 2019
    • Client: Mr and Mrs F
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    Sarah Marney was most efficient and pleasant in her manner and clearly explained all aspects of the paperwork and procedure to us.

    • Date: June 20, 2019
    • Client: Mr and Mrs H
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Marney

    You always give first rate service in every way.

    • Date: June 13, 2019
    • Client: Mr S
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Very helpful. Extremely patient. Extremely professional.

    • Date: June 12, 2019
    • Client: Mr K
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Marney

    Ian Sankey has a real understanding of my affairs and has been most helpful over the past six years.

    • Date: June 7, 2019
    • Client: Mr Dallimore
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Very friendly and professional service provided to both my wife and I. My family have used Porter Dodson Services many times over the years and will continue to do so. Money well spent for peace of mind.

    • Date: June 4, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Bush
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    Most helpful and professional throughout.

    • Date: May 29, 2019
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Tracey Taylor

    I found everyone at Porter Dodson kind, efficient, friendly and helpful. My special thanks to Sarah Stone and Clair Grimster.

    • Date: May 20, 2019
    • Client: Mrs G
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Sarah Marney was excellent, personable, friendly and interested in my personal situation. I would definitely recommend.

    • Date: May 17, 2019
    • Client: Mr M
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Marney

    Reassuring professional service once again from Vicki Thyer. Always friendly and personable. We cannot recommend highly enough. Porter Dodson has advised and dealt with Wills and Probate, Conveyancing, EPA and LPA in recent years and we are very pleased indeed. Thank you.

    • Date: May 8, 2019
    • Client: Mr Criddle
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    I found Lesley Hamilton clear in describing the process we would need to follow. She was friendly, polite and very efficient, as was her legal secretary Maggie Rees. We would definitely use Porter Dodson and hopefully again.

    • Date: May 8, 2019
    • Client: Mrs Bush
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    Emily explained all of questions clearly and knowledgably, your receptionists were very nice and put one at ease. I certainly will be using Emily again.

    • Date: May 2, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mr G
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Emily Stott

    Very good, professional service and advice. Well explained and advice we both understood. Most definitely value for money and we will come back for some property matters we have to resolve very soon.

    • Date: May 2, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Brewster
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    We used Peter Cooke for my parent’s Power of Attorney and were very impressed with the service received. Everything was fully explained and dealt with in a manner we could understand. Peter was very approachable and kind to my parents on a home visit making the experience easier to cope with. We would highly recommend Peter Cooke. Thank you.

    • Date: May 1, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Pople
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Very friendly and efficient from the time you walk in the door.

    • Date: May 1, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Teague
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Stephanie McCulloch

    We were very impressed with Porter Dodson. Peter Cooke was a pleasure to deal with. He was very professional but friendly at the same time. He was able to explain the process in a way we could easily understand.

    • Date: April 29, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs B
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Details relating to the production of our wills and various other matters were clearly and patiently explained to us at initial and review meetings. All documents were prepared accurately and in good time. All email communication was replied to speedily.

    • Date: April 16, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs W
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Peter Cooke understood our needs and explained very clearly, using plain English as requested by my husband. We were very happy with the way our business was dealt with.

    • Date: April 16, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs S
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Excellent service throughout, we would not hesitate to use Porter Dodson again if the need arose.

    • Date: April 11, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Woodsford
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    Lucy Horsington was extremely nice to deal with and explained everything involved absolutely clearly.

    • Date: April 11, 2019
    • Client: Miss T
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Lesley Hamilton was patient, helpful and always well prepared for meetings! I felt confident that the estate was administered in a thorough and methodical manner.

    • Date: April 10, 2019
    • Client: Mrs S
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    Everything explained plus things that we’d not thought of. Money well spent as we can relax knowing everything has been taken care of.

    • Date: April 9, 2019
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    From first entering the door to seeing Robyn, we were put at ease. We were very unsure of what we needed to do but everyone answered us without making us look stupid in the questions we asked. All I can say is a really big thank you.

    • Date: April 8, 2019
    • Client: Mrs T
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    Friendly and swift service as usual.

    • Date: April 5, 2019
    • Client: Mrs R
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    We found the entire process of drawing up Lasting Power of Attorney with Stephanie McCulloch to be friendly, clear, efficient and very reassuring. Thank you!

    • Date: April 4, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs B
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Stephanie McCulloch

    We were given clear advice and kept informed at every stage of the process, including what costs to expect. We felt totally confident in Lucy Horsington handling of our affairs.

    • Date: April 2, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Walker
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Staff were most helpful and friendly. Would recommend to anyone.

    • Date: March 27, 2019
    • Client: Mrs H
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Emily Stott

    My family have used Porter Dodson for many years, Ian Sankey being our current solicitor. The firm never fails in giving 100% professional help and service.

    • Date: March 27, 2019
    • Client: Mrs Goddard
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    The reception staff were friendly and very welcoming as was Mr Peter Cooke. Money well spent to get our affairs in order. My husband and I are very satisfied with your company.

    • Date: March 26, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Lovell
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    All staff members, in all departments, including reception were very welcoming, helpful and professional in all dealings with me.

    • Date: March 25, 2019
    • Client: Mr James
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Sarah Marney dealt with everything very well and in a timely fashion. She has a very pleasant disposition and explained everything very well.

    • Date: March 25, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Rodger
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Marney

    Immediately Sarah understood well our needs and concerns. We believe that she quickly established an excellent working relationship which enabled us to relax.

    • Date: March 25, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs D
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    We have used this firm for years. They are good at what they do and make you feel like a real person and not just like a case!

    • Date: March 22, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs D
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    Very helpful and efficient regarding revision of Will and setting up new Power of Attorney to replace Enduring Power of Attorney.

    • Date: March 22, 2019
    • Client: Mr W
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Stephanie McCulloch

    Excellent, quick service delivered with compassion and understanding.

    • Date: March 20, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs C
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    From the first contact with Peter Cooke, I found him extremely helpful and sympathetic to me and my family. It was certainly money well spent and I wouldn’t hesitate to seek his advice again if necessary.

    • Date: March 20, 2019
    • Client: Mrs Stovell
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    An efficient, professional and friendly service throughout. I received value for money and would strongly recommend you to my colleagues, both private and professional.

    • Date: March 19, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Stokoe
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    Emily Stott is such a friendly, professional advisor. She made the whole process easy and answered all our questions. We would highly recommend this service. Thank you.

    • Date: March 13, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Whyte
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Emily Stott

    We felt Merlin understood our circumstances very quickly and gave excellent advice as to how to proceed.

    • Date: March 12, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs I
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    Vicki listened to my concerns and assured me that she would be able to complete the matter within the time restraints. I was able to hand everything over to her, and left the meeting feeling completely at ease. As always, Porter Dodson provided a very professional service.

    • Date: March 11, 2019
    • Client: Mr Duszynski
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Sarah Marney was very pleasant, friendly and efficient. When asked a question which had nothing to do with Lasting Power of Attorney, she quickly found a colleague who could give the answer. I can now feel at ease with the future.

    • Date: March 11, 2019
    • Client: Mrs B
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Marney

    Efficient, courteous team who have really been outstanding towards this awkward situation. Porter Dodson is second to none and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend and use again.

    • Date: February 26, 2019
    • Client: Mrs P
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Emily Stott was very clear on advising me on making my will. Guiding me but listened to my concerns and helped me to adjust it to suit my requirements.

    • Date: February 18, 2019
    • Client: Mrs T
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Emily Stott

    Robyn Greenway provided an excellent, professional service. She was supportive throughout, communicated effectively at all stages and was readily available when we had questions. I cannot recommend her highly enough.

    • Date: February 14, 2019
    • Client: Dr Hammerton
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    Vicki Thyer was very good, explained everything clearly and gave very good advice. The thought of a will was very daunting but Vicki made us feel comfortable, so it was easier to talk. Well done to you all.

    • Date: February 12, 2019
    • Client: Mr William and Mrs Tett
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Nice modern airy premises and we were given a friendly welcome at Reception. Peter Cooke went through everything with us is a very professional manner.

    • Date: February 12, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs B
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    A very courteous and friendly experience and our needs carried out in a very professional manner.

    • Date: February 12, 2019
    • Client: Mr S
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Helpful, pleasant and cost effective service. No difficulties or problems whatsoever. Thank you.

    • Date: February 5, 2019
    • Client: Mr F
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Such pleasant experiences. Lucy Horsington is so kind and understanding, she explained everything in simple terms.

    • Date: February 5, 2019
    • Client: Mrs W
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Such pleasant experiences. Lucy Horsington is so kind and understanding, she explains everything in simple terms.

    • Date: February 5, 2019
    • Client: Mrs W
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    From the outset, I felt I could trust Porter Dodson to undertake all necessary work. We appreciated the way Robyn Greenway kept us up to date.

    • Date: February 4, 2019
    • Client: Mr Graves
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    When I met Sarah I was pleased with the way she explained matters with me. I think an excellent service was given to me.

    • Date: February 4, 2019
    • Client: Mrs C
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    I have been with this firm for many years and am always happy with the professional service I receive. Sarah Marney was very helpful indeed. Thank you so much for your advice and help.

    • Date: January 30, 2019
    • Client: Mrs H
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Marney

    Lucy Horsington was very friendly, efficient and professional.

    • Date: January 28, 2019
    • Client: Mr Nathanson
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    We are very happy with the professional and friendly legal work carried out by Porter Dodson and will be recommending them to family and friends in the future.

    • Date: January 28, 2019
    • Client: Mr Thorne
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    At a very difficult time, they were caring, compassionate, super-efficient and thoughtful beyond words. Nothing was too much trouble and they were always there to help, advise and answer questions. I have no reservations in recommending them, they were faultless.

    • Date: January 24, 2019
    • Client: Mr S
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Merlin Lewis was very efficient in both the preparation and explanation of the papers. Excellent service.

    • Date: January 21, 2019
    • Client: Mr Morgan-Stock
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    Sarah Marney was very professional but friendly too. Sarah was very good in both respects and we have got exactly what we wanted and feel we had a personal service tailored to our needs. We will definitely recommend Porter Dodson and Sarah.

    • Date: January 15, 2019
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Masters
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Marney

    A modern, welcoming office. Emily Stott was particularly pleasant and helpful.

    • Date: January 14, 2019
    • Client: Mrs Dabbs
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Emily Stott

    We have known Ian Sankey for many years- discreet, personable, helpful, excellent fine gentleman. Thank you Ian.

    • Date: January 14, 2019
    • Client: Mrs Saunders
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    We received first class service from start to finish. Thank you.

    • Date: January 9, 2019
    • Client: Mr and Mrs M
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Sarah Marney provided us with excellent service. We would definitely want to instruct her again.

    • Date: December 31, 2018
    • Client: Mr S
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Marney

    I found Kerensa Cooper, Tracey Taylor and Anna McGuire very professional in their approach. They answered all questions very quickly and always had information to hand.

    • Date: December 31, 2018
    • Client: Mr Woodhouse
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Very helpful service from Lesley Hamilton and the office staff.

    • Date: December 31, 2018
    • Client: Mr Richardson
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    The service which we have received has been excellent. Sarah Stone and Tracey Taylor have been very approachable and efficient and have been sensitive in their treatment of us.

    • Date: December 21, 2018
    • Client: Mrs H
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    I am very satisfied with the way Peter Cooke handled the administration of my late friend’s estate. The service provided by him and other staff was friendly and Mr Cooke explained all aspects of the admin very well.

    • Date: December 19, 2018
    • Client: Mr Evans
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Straightforward, expert advice. Friendly and approachable.

    • Date: December 18, 2018
    • Client: Mr and Mrs D
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Peter Cooke made the process very easy. All actions were made in a timely and efficient fashion. Thank you.

    • Date: December 12, 2018
    • Client: Mr Bennett
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    John and I received a very warm but professional visit from Emily Stott at a very sensitive moment in our lives, and her understanding of our situation was very much appreciated, also her patience. Thank you very much.

    • Date: December 11, 2018
    • Client: Mr Woodley and Ms Sadler
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Emily Stott

    I found Kerensa to be extremely knowledgeable and helpful. She was also very considerate and compassionate.

    • Date: December 11, 2018
    • Client: Mrs D
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Friendly, courteous and good knowledge of my circumstances.

    • Date: December 10, 2018
    • Client: Mrs C
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    Very friendly and caring, the overall cost was very good for the work undertaken.

    • Date: December 3, 2018
    • Client: Miss Moon
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    This is the second time we have made alterations to our wills with different members of your staff and have had excellent service.

    • Date: November 29, 2018
    • Client: Mr and Mrs S
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Emily Stott

    Ian Sankey has processed my will on two occasions and I have always felt I had his personal attention- never hurried. I felt I mattered as a client. I would not hesitate to recommend your company in all aspects of legal work.

    • Date: November 28, 2018
    • Client: Mrs N Marwood
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Very happy with the sensitive and professional way business has been conducted. Personal thanks to all concerned.

    • Date: November 23, 2018
    • Client: Mrs W
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    We have always used your Sherborne office for our legal requirements and remain very happy with the help, advice and services provided to us.

    • Date: November 9, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Atkinson
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Very helpful and friendly. Happy to recommend to family and friends.

    • Date: November 9, 2018
    • Client: Miss W
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Emily Stott

    Sharon Collier is ‘very technically knowledgeable and capable of explaining matters so that clients understand them’

    • Date: November 7, 2018
    • Client: Legal 500 2019
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    Kerensa and Sarah were both very patient and understanding and especially around both my daughter and my hearing impairment. They worked quickly and effectively but our meetings were never rushed and they always listened and advised clearly and effectively. Money well spent for peace of mind.

    • Date: November 6, 2018
    • Client: Mr Merritt
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Vicki Thyer was very helpful in explaining everything to me, it was easy and quick to deal with. I would recommend her to anyone.

    • Date: November 2, 2018
    • Client: Mr Coombes
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    This has been a good working relationship at a very sensitive time. Thank you.

    • Date: November 1, 2018
    • Client: Mr B
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    I found making a will difficult and it was made easier for me by the sensitive approach and sensible guidance from the Kerensa Cooper. All staff were pleasant and approachable. Thank you.

    • Date: October 31, 2018
    • Client: Mrs W
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Very pleased with my dealings to date. Staff all pleasant and helpful, both in person (reception) and on the telephone. The advice given to me by Sarah Stone was exactly what I wanted and fully explained.

    • Date: October 24, 2018
    • Client: Mr Appleby
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    We had excellent service from Mr Sankey and his secretary who he brought with him to our house for us to sign the will.

    • Date: October 19, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Fussell
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Very pleased with the service. Kerensa was very friendly, efficient and helpful at our initial interview and after with the admin of our amended wills.

    • Date: October 19, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs S
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    I would like to thank Michelle Cassidy in the care she had given prior to the death and the time she gave after. Porter Dodson Staff we very professional and discreet. I certainly would recommend you to others.

    • Date: October 18, 2018
    • Client: Mrs B
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer:

    Very approachable, answered all our questions and the whole experience was carried out in a professional manner.

    • Date: October 17, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs D
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Most helpful in every way. I will always go to Porter Dodson for advice and they have helped me a great deal in the past.

    • Date: October 16, 2018
    • Client: Mrs McCraith
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    Excellent service from everyone we have spoken to. Very personal and understanding in a difficult situation. We really appreciated the home visits and the flexibility in arranging meetings.

    • Date: October 16, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Jay
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    A very professional service. Kerensa Cooper was very knowledgeable and provided us with the guidance we needed in deciding the legal route to take with our wills and lasting powers of attorney.

    • Date: October 16, 2018
    • Client: Mr and Mrs Hobbs
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Very pleased with the work carried out- did exactly what we asked for and offered further advice.

    • Date: October 15, 2018
    • Client: Miss C
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    An excellent experience, everything was dealt with smoothly and efficiently.

    • Date: October 11, 2018
    • Client: Mr J
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Excellent service with caring personal approach. Thank you.

    • Date: October 8, 2018
    • Client: Mrs F
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Professional, polite and easy to deal with. Knowledgeable and helpful.

    • Date: October 4, 2018
    • Client: Mr Jeavons
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    The service we received was excellent and beyond our expectations. We will certainly use your services in the future if required.

    • Date: October 1, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs J
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Very kind, patient, understanding and efficient. Many thanks to you both.

    • Date: October 1, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Rawbone
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    I have always found Lucy Horsington and all the staff in Sherborne to be absolutely first-class. Many thanks.

    • Date: September 28, 2018
    • Client: Mrs P
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Impressed with professionalism and ability to explain things in plain English. Appreciated your patience in dealing with us. A friendly welcome was always extended.

    • Date: September 28, 2018
    • Client: Mr and Mrs S
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    Lesley Hamilton is very approachable and easy to get on with. I am very grateful that Lesley came to my home, it made it much easier for me.

    • Date: September 28, 2018
    • Client: Mr S
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    Vicki Thyer was very efficient, professional and helpful in every aspect. She answered queries promptly and with clarity, gave clear advice and nothing was too much trouble.

    • Date: September 20, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Vidler
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Lesley Hamilton and Maggie Rees are first class. Lesley made things so easy for us when doing our wills and LPA’s having explained everything so well.

    • Date: September 18, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Allard
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    Thank you for the helpful service. Overall a very easy transaction. Always returned calls as requested.

    • Date: September 17, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Hockaday
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    We have found the advice you have given us to be first class and the partners extremely courteous and helpful.

    • Date: September 10, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Warinton
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Mr Merlin Lewis has treated me with courtesy and patience at all times and has made the whole process as pleasant as possible for me. I wish him well.

    • Date: August 16, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Cottrell
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    We found Hannah to be very helpful and practical in a very professional and friendly manor. We felt we received good advice and trusted her fully.

    • Date: July 31, 2018
    • Client: Mr K
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Hannah Coton-Smith

    Would thoroughly recommend Porter Dodson to family and friends. Very professional service.

    • Date: July 31, 2018
    • Client: Mr Wilson
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Stephanie McCulloch

    Robyn Greenway was fantastic, she went above and beyond to help and we are highly impressed.

    • Date: July 23, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Webb
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    Everything has been speedy and efficient and we have been kept fully up to date at each stage of the proceedings, despite living 300 miles away. I have overall been most impressed and would not hesitate to recommend Kerensa without hesitation.

    • Date: July 6, 2018
    • Client: Mrs M
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    The service we have received has been first class.

    • Date: July 5, 2018
    • Client: Mr Bowditch
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    Lucy Horsington is outstanding, efficient and helpful.

    • Date: June 11, 2018
    • Client: Mrs B
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Kerensa Cooper was very helpful indeed, relaxed and friendly while getting the work completed to our satisfaction. We will definitely recommend Kerensa and Anna McGuire to our friends in the future.

    • Date: June 5, 2018
    • Client: Mr G & Mrs G
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Very accommodating, helpful and readily available.

    • Date: May 31, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Coles
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Stephanie McCulloch

    Best experience with Porter Dodson over years. Peter showed interest and a determination to be of help. Promises made. Promises kept.

    • Date: May 29, 2018
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Any questions I had were dealt with very professionally and, equally important, in a very clear and easily understood manner. In addition, the staff I encountered were very friendly, also welcoming.

    • Date: May 28, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Cardwell
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Hannah was an absolute pleasure in our face to face meetings, taking time to fully explain details and preparation of our respective Wills.

    • Date: May 26, 2018
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Hannah Coton-Smith

    Peter was excellent at explaining all options available to me and what outcomes my decisions would have. I am very grateful for all his hard work.

    • Date: May 23, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Lanfranchi
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Robyn Greenway really understood our circumstances and took time to understand our needs and those to our father.

    • Date: May 21, 2018
    • Client: Mrs W
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    Very pleased with the professional, friendly and approachable service I received. Thank you.

    • Date: May 17, 2018
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Stephanie McCulloch

    Ian Sankey's care and sensitivity has enabled an extremely difficult situation to progress as smoothly and painlessly as it could have been and I will be forever grateful to him. Easily the best experience I've had.

    • Date: May 2, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Kerr
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    I have been very pleased with the overall service we as a family have received from Porter Dodson. I believe that, all that was done for us was done efficiently and at very good value.

    • Date: May 1, 2018
    • Client: Mr R
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    I have been extremely impressed with the efficiency and professionalism of all the staff we have dealt with. Nothing has been too much trouble and Vicki Thyer has been available to discuss things and answer queries promptly and efficiently.

    • Date: May 1, 2018
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    An excellent service was provided. Clear explanations of technical issues in a professional but empathetic manor.

    • Date: April 4, 2018
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    I was very happy with the way Hannah dealt with the process of sorting out my will. She was very polite and helpful. She gave me good advice when I needed to make certain decisions.

    • Date: March 29, 2018
    • Client: Ms Davey
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Hannah Coton-Smith

    Lucy Horsington has again provided exemplary service and advice. She is totally professional, well informed, polite and sympathetic as usual. She is a pleasure to work with and I feel privileged to be able to consult her.

    • Date: February 22, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Clayton
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Everything was perfect. Kerensa Cooper is such a kind, helpful lady, she must be an asset to your firm.

    • Date: February 20, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Kibby
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Handled superbly throughout the whole process.

    • Date: February 10, 2018
    • Client: Mr Symes
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Stephanie McCulloch

    Ian Sankey went far beyond what I would have expected of him to assist us and deal with all the situations that arose. A pleasure to deal with.

    • Date: February 9, 2018
    • Client: Mr Ash
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Very pleased with meeting Hannah Cotton-Lines, always clear explanations, very helpful and approachable. Very happy to recommend her.

    • Date: February 8, 2018
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Hannah Coton-Smith

    Lucy Horsington could not have been more helpful and actually visited my mother at home. Thank you- it was a painless experience.

    • Date: January 15, 2018
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    We were both really pleased with the service provided to us by Porter Dodson. We have recommended Kerensa to several of our friends who are looking for a similar service.

    • Date: January 5, 2018
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    The standard of efficiency, helpfulness and keeping me up to date with progress provided me with the reassurance my needs were being met. I do feel I have spent my money well!

    • Date: January 5, 2018
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Exceptionally professional service with genuine empathy for a difficult situation but with strong legal advice to support a pragmatic solution.

    • Date: January 5, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Cupper
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    We were treated with efficient professionalism moderated with a human touch. It is a pleasure to be looked after so well and Lisa went out of her way to help us more than once.

    • Date: January 5, 2018
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lisa Parsons

    I would like to thank Lucy for the care and patience she showed when there were some aspects of making my LPA which I didn't always understand. I am confident that my future affairs are in safe hands.

    • Date: January 5, 2018
    • Client: Mrs Smith
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Sharon was professional whilst also providing a very personal service. We felt that she listened attentively to our requests and provided clear and helpful advice. The service Sharon and Lyndsey provided was second to none.

    • Date: January 5, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Derrick
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    This is the second time this year we have had dealings with Porter Dodson. We have received both good service and advice through various members of staff. This has been provided in a friendly, professional and sympathetic manner.

    • Date: January 5, 2018
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Porter
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Merlin Lewis took our instructions and developed a very neat and simple set of solutions.

    • Date: January 2, 2018
    • Client: Mr Dangerfield
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    I found Vicki Thyer to be extremely helpful during this very difficult period. She was efficient with all her correspondence, calls and emails and she responded quickly with all of the information we needed to know.

    • Date: December 21, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Taylor
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Lesley Hamilton was at all times courteous, understanding my questions and answering them in plain English. I would have no hesitation in using Porter Dodson again, and indeed, I would recommend them to my friends.

    • Date: December 13, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    The service provided was professional and effective for sure, but was done with empathy, courtesy and understanding. It was a pleasure to have worked with Robyn Greenway and Rita. We would recommend the company to others without issue.

    • Date: December 1, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Derrick
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    I found Merlin Lewis very helpful and professional. He listened and understood what I said and acted promptly and efficiently. It was a pleasure to deal with him and his colleague Lynn Zolfaghari.

    • Date: November 24, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Glanvill
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    Excellent and friendly advice from Sharon Collier for which we are grateful.

    • Date: November 21, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    Professional, thoughtful and efficient.

    • Date: November 8, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    A very friendly team that put me at ease and got to know me so that they could understand my needs and guide me to make decisions on my Will.

    • Date: November 8, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    We were very pleased with the service we received and the outcome. We will definitely be using you again in the future.

    • Date: November 6, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    Sarah Stone was impeccably professional and a delight with whom to deal. My money has been well spent. Thank you very much indeed.

    • Date: November 1, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    We found Vicki Thyer to be extremely efficient at all times. She did an excellent job on our behalf. Most impressive.

    • Date: October 25, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    I cannot fault the service I received. Kerensa Cooper was both professional and sympathetic to my needs. I was always greeted with a smile and felt I was treated by kind, professional and friendly staff.

    • Date: October 24, 2017
    • Client: Miss Bradbery & Mrs Hartley
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Sharon Collier impresses with her ‘knowledge, common sense and manner’.

    • Date: October 11, 2017
    • Client: Legal 500 2017
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    Professional service with a human touch. Our good experience with Sarah Stone meant we returned to Porter Dodson to deal with an easement issue.

    • Date: October 10, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Having your help has given us great peace of mind and was certainly money well spent.

    • Date: October 1, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    I have been totally delighted with all the services and help I have received. A very friendly, professional manner at a time of great stress. Thank you all involved.

    • Date: August 25, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Stainer
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    We were very impressed with the service we received from Porter Dodson, Yeovil. Everything was explained fully and the whole process of making our Wills, and later on updating them, was done with efficiency and compassion. We would definitely recommend Porter Dodson to others who need legal advice and services.

    • Date: August 25, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Toms
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Making my Will was daunting for me but it was made a lot easier with Lucy's patience. I would recommend your practice to anybody. Thanks once again.

    • Date: August 25, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    The service we received from Merlin Lewis and staff at Porter Dodson was exemplary. Treatment of clients is very professional and friendly. Thank you for your superb service.

    • Date: August 25, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Winfield
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    I found everyone very pleasant and helpful. The whole procedure was explained to me and what I wanted was done. Thank you.

    • Date: August 25, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    I felt very confident that the information and advice given was sound, well deserved and knowledgeable. I am pleased with the outcome and would certainly call on Lucy's services should the occasion arise.

    • Date: August 24, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Kate and her team were always helpful, courteous and knowledgeable. Dealt with everything efficiently and in a timely manner.

    • Date: August 23, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    I could not be happier with the service provided by Porter Dodson. At all times, Kerensa Cooper was efficient, kind and wasted no time in dealing with my affairs. She could not have done better and I would highly recommend Porter Dodson to other people.

    • Date: August 23, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Fraser
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Excellent, friendly service. Lesley was always quickly responsive.

    • Date: August 23, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Evered
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    Peter understood my requirements and gave clear, concise recommendations. Such an easy process with him. Great value for money.

    • Date: August 23, 2017
    • Client: Miss H
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Could not fault the service we were given right from the start. Sarah Stone and her secretary, Clair Grimster, were very friendly and welcoming and Sarah explained everything we needed to know in very clear terms.

    • Date: August 23, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Gould
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Our overall experience was very good. The subject of our Wills was explained clearly and carried out quickly. The service provided was excellent and the whole experience was very positive.

    • Date: August 23, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    Really great service from Peter Cooke. Guided us through the process of Wills and Trusts. Explained it all in simple terms and was a very understanding person. I have now moved all my business to Porter Dodson because of this really good experience.

    • Date: August 16, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    I felt Clare was very professional. She was very friendly and I felt I could ask anything and was made to feel I wasn't wasting her time. I would definitely recommend and use her again. Thank you for everything you did.

    • Date: August 7, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Clare Sanderson

    From the moment I stepped into the office, I was met with kindness and courtesy. Merlin was patient and explained everything to me in everyday English as I was unable to understand some of the legal terms.

    • Date: August 7, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Hodges
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    I have used Porter Dodson twice now for legal matters and on both occasions, the service has been excellent. Very professional and easy to deal with.

    • Date: August 7, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    Great service, friendly, diligent approach. Would definitely use again. Thank you.

    • Date: August 7, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    The welcoming personal touch helps make the service outstanding. Also, excellent advice provided. Faultless! Thank you.

    • Date: August 7, 2017
    • Client: Mr Crouch
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    Friendly, attentive, professional. All estimates regarding how long things would take were all accurate.

    • Date: August 7, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    Very happy with our dealings with your firm. Excellent service and friendly atmosphere at all times.

    • Date: August 7, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Smith
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Extremely thoughtful and helpful in what was, to me, a difficult situation. Professional but friendly.

    • Date: August 7, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Thank you for the speedy, faultless Will making.

    • Date: July 11, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    Efficient, professional and caring service.

    • Date: July 5, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Couchman
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Extremely helpful and approachable. Lesley Hamilton explained complicated issues and was very helpful in the wording of my Will.

    • Date: July 5, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    Very helpful. Listened to what we had to say and acted upon it. Very professional and caring.

    • Date: July 5, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs O'Neill
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    Merlin was clear in his explanation of procedures and fees and we felt reassured that the outcome from our discussion was what we wanted. Any queries were followed up promptly. Everything went smoothly thanks to Merlin and Lynn. We are very happy clients.

    • Date: July 5, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Merlin Lewis

    We had to make new Wills and learn the complexity of Powers of Attorney. It was made much easier with Kate's expert guidance. Thanks to her advice we now have our affairs in better order and can now get on with enjoying life!

    • Date: July 4, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Clear, concise, efficient, exacting, empathetic. As a client, we felt relaxed, informed and confident that our business was professionally dealt with. Thank you - an easy mind is so comforting!

    • Date: July 4, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    I have been very satisfied with all work undertaken by Porter Dodson and found them to be extremely professional at all times. Money is well spent here and confidentiality a priority, We have been kept informed of the progress regarding work undertaken and also found a member of the team readily available to talk to when needs arose. I would have no problem recommending Porter Dodson to anyone.

    • Date: June 13, 2017
    • Client: Mr Hayes
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    In helping us prepare our Wills and letters of wishes, Ian has been exemplary - efficient, helpful advice, good execution and remarkable value for money.

    • Date: June 12, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Dalglish
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    I was treated with sympathy and an understanding of my needs. The fee was very reasonable and I feel well looked after.

    • Date: June 12, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Pitt
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Kate James is pleasant, understanding and efficient. Your firm is lucky to have her.

    • Date: June 12, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    I am extremely happy with the service received from Robyn Greenway and everyone at Porter Dodson. Robyn is an excellent legal advisor and I cannot think of anything that could have been done better.

    • Date: June 12, 2017
    • Client: Mr Duszynski
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    Sharon's approach was very professional. She has excellent listening skills and gave balanced and excellent advice. She made it easy to talk to her and explain in our own words what we wanted to say. Thank you, Sharon.

    • Date: June 12, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    I found Lesley Hamilton very helpful at all times and easy to talk to and explained everything I needed to know.

    • Date: June 8, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lesley Hamilton

    We have had excellent professional service throughout the process of having our Wills re-drafted. Peter Cooke delivered his guidance with a sense of humour and light touch whilst advising on our Wills, and is very approachable.

    • Date: June 8, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    An excellent service. I was treated with great respect and the consultations were taken at my pace. I am very hard of hearing and Sarah Stone explained everything slowly and clearly, ensuring I understood each stage.

    • Date: June 8, 2017
    • Client: Mr C
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Good professional advice - exactly what we needed. Good value. Most grateful.

    • Date: June 8, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    Extremely helpful and pleasant, and quick and efficient. Would certainly recommend this firm, in particular, Clare Sanderson who guided me through the details.

    • Date: May 23, 2017
    • Client: Miss Coppage
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Clare Sanderson

    A very helpful and efficient firm. We have certainly recommended you to others and I know they have also been very happy with your service, I know that we will use you again and a special thank you to Sarah Stone for all her advice, help and patience.

    • Date: May 23, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Our requirements were not absolutely straightforward but were understood quickly. When explanations were needed, they were given clearly and in a relaxed way. Many thanks.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Superb service at a very difficult time. Very much appreciated. Thank you.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    This has been the best experience I have ever had with a firm of solicitors. The Wills and LPA procedures were carried out with accuracy, efficiency and in the tight timeframe requested. Thank you.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    Very good welcome from all the staff. Prompt, efficient and friendly. Good job. Thank you.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Newman
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    My experience of Porter Dodson is that they are very professional and at the same time caring and considerate of the circumstances in which their clients find themselves. Concerns are listened to and answers/information given in a manner that is easily understood by the client. The atmosphere within the whole practice is warm and friendly.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Davies
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    I found Vicki Thyer really human to deal with, I never felt like I did not understand anything. I could always ask her questions and she gave me an answer. An absolute pleasure to deal with. Thank you, Vicki.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    I was very impressed with how easy the whole process was of compiling my Will. I found Hannah very helpful indeed and she gave me excellent advice. I would use her and the company again.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Hannah Coton-Smith

    This was a friendly and supportive experience. The advice was appropriate and helpful. Money well spent.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Hannah Coton-Smith

    I was pleasantly surprised at how friendly and extremely helpful Ian Sankey was during my communications with him. I would be very happy and confident to recommend his services.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Certainly having such an efficient one-to-one meeting enabled us to clarify legal points and financial details and also family matters with Kerensa Cooper, who handled everything extremely well.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    We first met Peter Cooke some years ago when he drew up our previous Wills. We are very happy with the service Peter has given us through Porter Dodson.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    We were recommended by friends to consult Porter Dodson and we were not disappointed. Those who we met dealt with us courteously and professionally, explaining things very patiently and well, which made it an experience that we actually enjoyed, having been apprehensive beforehand. We certainly feel it was money well spent and we'll certainly recommend your firm to others.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Robyn has been great, she has taken the time to explain everything step by step, always available (either on the phone or email), very understanding to our circumstances and we will be continuing to use Robyn with ongoing work.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    We have personally and as a family been using Porter Dodson with complete satisfaction for many years and have no reason to change our opinions.

    • Date: May 2, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Cauthery
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Ian Sankey was extremely supportive from start to finish in the difficult task of executing our mother's Will. Ian was always there for us when we needed him to give advice and he showed the greatest tact and consideration when dealing with a delicate family situation. We are most grateful as a family for the excellent service we received.

    • Date: April 20, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    We found Kerensa and her team to be completely professional and trustworthy. We were dealt with in a friendly and unhurried way, which instilled confidence in us. Everything we were told would be done was done. Excellent service.

    • Date: April 20, 2017
    • Client: Mr Lock
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    As always, good advice, help and service from Lucy Horsington and her team. Wouldn't go anywhere else - have used your firm for over 20 years and will continue to do so, when necessary.

    • Date: April 20, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Pickford
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Lucy and her colleagues provided an excellent service. She described each stage of the process as clearly and simply as she could and provided the right level of information to help us in my decision making. Would highly recommend her and her colleagues to others.

    • Date: April 20, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    Robyn Greenway is a delightful legal advisor who was extremely helpful.

    • Date: April 20, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    Thank you for all your help and kindness, particularly over the period of my husband's death. I was always warmly welcomed, dealt with promptly, politely and helpfully.

    • Date: April 20, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    From the moment we entered Porter Dodson's offices, we were made to feel welcome. Sarah was a delight to deal with and was courteous, pleasant and professional throughout our meetings. Thank you for making our business so easy.

    • Date: April 20, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Sarah and Clair were very polite, attentive and professional. We could not have been served any better.

    • Date: April 20, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Thank you for providing me with your excellence of service. I feel safely reassured, comfortable, and delightfully pleased with the thought that your firm has fully given their very best to me. Thank you again.

    • Date: April 20, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    We have been totally satisfied with the service we have received from Vicki Thyer. Right from the first time she made us feel welcome and understood our requirements; and this has not changed. She is friendly, professional and understanding.

    • Date: April 20, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Very professional and competent, good communication throughout, highly recommended.

    • Date: April 11, 2017
    • Client: Mr Nicholson
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Clare Sanderson

    I cannot speak too highly of the service I have received from everyone at the Wellington branch.

    • Date: April 11, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    We felt Clare was excellent. Efficient and friendly!

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Dr Hancock
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Clare Sanderson

    I would like to say that Hannah has been the most charming, professional, kind and helpful solicitor I have ever dealt with. I cannot thank her enough for her kindness at this difficult time for me. I will recommend Hannah and your company to everyone.

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Mr Bird
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Hannah Coton-Smith

    Ian Sankey completely understood what was required and dealt with the administration of my father's estate in an exemplary manner. His interaction with me and my brother was very efficient and worked well.

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Mr Lloyd
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Kate carried out my requests with thoroughness and always with due diligence. She acts with the utmost professionalism whilst advising on and understanding how personal such issues are. Kate is a great asset to your company.

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Mr Brewer
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Myself and family are completely satisfied with the overall service that we have had with your team at the Yeovil branch and I have dealt with your firm since 1959. I can't find anything that could have improved the procedure we had.

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kerensa Cooper

    I really can't fault the service I received from Lucy. She explained everything to us in layman's terms and was always available to call or email should we need to clarify something.

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Hill
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Lucy Horsington

    My requirement was dealt with extremely professionally by Peter, who guided me through the process answering any questions I had. First class service.

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    All work was carried out efficiently, courteously and in a timely fashion. Thank you for your assistance in this matter.

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Beardsworth
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Robyn Greenway

    Very helpful, did a home visit for me as I am disabled. Very down to earth and made my Will easy to understand. Worth every penny for your excellent service.

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Mr Haddon
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Totally satisfied with Sharon Collier. Her professionalism and help were second to none. Thank you.

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    Clear, professional, compassionate advice and execution throughout all business dealings. Exemplary!

    • Date: March 4, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Davies
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Sarah is a charming and lovely member of your staff and has been helpful and painstaking on every aspect of my new Will.

    • Date: January 31, 2017
    • Client: Mr Stevenson
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sarah Stone

    Sharon was very helpful and gave good advice.

    • Date: January 31, 2017
    • Client: Mrs Reynolds
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    Vicki was excellent, dealing with matters quickly when I had limited time available. Superb advice given to me when it was needed most. Thank you.

    • Date: January 31, 2017
    • Client: Mr Marsh
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Vicki Thyer

    Hannah was very professional and was easy to talk to in regards to advice about our Wills. Over and above our expectations.

    • Date: January 30, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Smith
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Hannah Coton-Smith

    Have always used Porter Dodson. Ian was very helpful and friendly. He was only too willing to visit me at home, which made the experience much less stressful.

    • Date: January 30, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Ian Sankey

    Since coming to Wellington in 1960 we have dealt with several solicitors. Very satisfied with everyone and now have the same experience of Kate James.

    • Date: January 30, 2017
    • Client: Mr & Mrs Trist
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Very satisfied. For me, you could not have done any better and I am in a very happy frame of mind.

    • Date: January 30, 2017
    • Client: Anonymous
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Peter Cooke

    Kate James 'has a good grasp of the law and implications of how this affects farming families’.

    • Date: September 14, 2016
    • Client: Legal 500 2016
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James

    Sharon Collier ‘adds value’.

    • Date: September 17, 2015
    • Client: Legal 500 2015
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Sharon Collier

    Kate James is recommended for contentious trusts and probate.

    • Date: November 6, 2014
    • Client: Legal 500 2014
    • Team: Private Client
    • Lawyer: Kate James