Residential Conveyancing

"Cannot rate Sophie Radford highly enough. We had so many issues this last year, but Sophie was on the ball every step of the way and pushed our move over the line. Amazing job, Amazing staff, Amazing Firm." Mr Grout, Teignmouth

"Adam and Lorraine have been nothing short of brilliant from the start. All questions answered and have helped make us feel relaxed throughout the journey. Would not hesitate to use them again." Mr Bowden, Torquay

"We have recently completed on the purchase [redacted] and wanted to let you know how impressed we were with Craig Roberts who acted for us. We found him calm, understanding, efficient, extremely helpful and pleasant each time we had contact with him." Mr & Mrs Tancock, Torquay

"Fabulous service. Esp Meg!" Ms Farmer, Exeter

"Caroline Jennings recently dealt with a complex conveyancing matter for me and my partner. From start to finish, we felt we were in the best of hands. She worked efficiently and to some very tight timescales, kept us appraised of developments as they were happening and delivered an exceptional quality of service, for an extremely competitive price. I will recommend Scott Richards to anyone I know, as their client care, attention to detail and standard of service was second to none." Ms Grennan

Caroline Jennings - Conveyancing
Caroline Jennings - Conveyancing

Commercial Property

Jonathan Wharmby - Commercial Property Solicitor
Jonathan Wharmby - Commercial Property Solicitor

"We have been working with Patrick Nicholls and Paul Dyson for a number of months, on what we thought was a rather complicated business transaction between multiple companies. Patrick and Paul were always available throughout the process, on the phone and email, with sound, reassuring advice and they were very good at putting legal terminology into simple, plain English for us to understand - turning a complicated transaction into a much simpler process. We cannot recommend Scott Richards Solicitors highly enough and will be back for all our future needs." Adam Carter, Director of Vanaways

"We were very pleased with the professional and kind service we received from Mr Paul Dyson and his assistant." Ms Collins & Ms Penny, Dawlish

"Mr Mark Deakin and his assistant, have been extremely friendly and professional. Both my wife and I have found Mark’s professional experience most valuable and we wish to thank him for his help and guidance. We are pleased to further use Scott Richards for our Conveyancing purposes." Mr Bishop, Shaldon

"I would like to say thank you to Mark Deakin and [his assistant] for the timely and efficient service we have received. From initial consultation to the final sale transaction they have been patient, understanding and have given us the right advice at the right time. Faultless." Mr Northcott, Torbay

"The reception area and your personnel there are excellent. I am perfectly happy with the service we received each time we have found it necessary to visit."

Private Client

"Being the former financial director of a large UK defence company, I have employed many people. Joanne would certainly be one of them; she manages to combine her technical and legal knowledge with excellent personal qualities. She is a credit to your company, and a delight to do business with." Mr Harrison, Dawlish

“Thank you for making us feel comfortable as we discussed our Wills and requests.” Mr & Mrs Jones, Paignton

"Camille Wotton is an asset to your company. She was very professional but put us at ease with her empathetic personality shining through." Ms Fellows, Kingsbridge

"I always found Jamie Dyson and Camille very friendly, polite and efficient." Mrs Calver

“Yes, very pleased with the service, Joanne was very helpful and explained everything clearly. Thank you." Ms Harper, Dawlish

“Joanne is a very personable young woman who was very attentive and helpful.” Mrs Lilley, Teignmouth

Laura Arnold - Private Client Assistant
Laura Arnold - Private Client Assistant

Employment & Litigation

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"Thank you for the way my case was handled, professional but compassionate throughout. I felt so confident with all the advice I received and I was listened to." Ms Cole, Dawlish

"Thank you for a decision and effective solution to the problem in hand." Ms Western

“I wanted to thank you again for how efficiently you've dealt with all of this and for how clearly you've been able to explain it all to me." Mr White

"Kirsty was extremely helpful, efficient, prompt with fantastic interaction skills with elderly mother, very astute and carried out instructions perfectly. Would highly recommend." Ms Atkinson, Teignmouth


Operations Manager, Hayley Smithurst & Family Assistant, Lucy Bowen
Operations Manager, Hayley Smithurst & Family Assistant, Lucy Bowen

"Divorce can be a very frustrating, emotionally driven and long process, so under these circumstances so regular correspondence on progress was really valued. Sarah always responded to telephone and emails in a very timely manner." Ms Burgess, Teignmouth

"I would like to thank Linda Case for her excellent communication skills and support. I would also wish to thank Pennie Lennon for her insight, analysis and support through this case." Anon

"All communication was professional, efficient and helpful.  Totally confident that you understand the remit you work in. I worked with Pennie Lennon on a case which I took on in the latter part of the proceedings.  Pennie, whilst up to speed herself on the complex nature of the case, recognised my need to do the same and was child focused throughout." CAFCASS (Children and Family Court Advisory & Support Service)

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