John Bayles & Co Reviews
Description:Firm of local solicitors in the North East of England / Location: 68 Saddler Street, Durham, County Durham, DH1 3NP.
Newest Review: ... old fashioned" with no concession to luxury, just bog standard furniture. But that's fine by me: it's the service that counts, not the furnishings - a simple concept all too many legal firms fail to grasp. Any initial misconceptions or misgivings based on the décor were quickly dispelled on meeting the staff. Without exception, they were friendly, helpful and efficient. The ... more
Customer John Bayles & Co Reviews (1)
by - written on 03/12/09 (Very useful, 334 readings)
If you recall my review of the conveyancing lawyers, Coffin Mew, you'll remember I bemoaned their slow service and apparent inability to communicate in a timely fashion. You might also remember that I vowed in future to use a local solicitor that had a branch I could call into, if necessary. True to my word, when it came to buying a house, I opted for John Bayles & Co, who have an office based in Durham. There were two main reasons for the selection. Firstly, one of Mrs SWSt's colleagues had said they were "OK" (about as close as you'll ever get to a recommendation for a solicitor) and secondly, they were about 10 minutes walk from where I work, ... Read the complete review