As a mixed practice, we are regularly updating everyone about the various issues that may be arising for them during the coronavirus outbreak. From employers to employees, or those wishing to write a will, you’ll find plenty of information in our Blog section, as well as on the following pages:
Jordans Solicitors was the first legal practice in the Kirklees area to be awarded the Law Society’s prestigious Lexcel Quality Mark. This practice management standard is only awarded to solicitors who meet the highest management and customer care standards. Our solicitors offices are based across Yorkshire in Wakefield, Dewsbury, Horsforth, Penistone and Selby.Learn More
- "I was helped every step of the way. I just want to say thank you for all your effort in this case, getting me a little bit of justice so thank you so much."
- "Because you were very efficient and kept me updated when anything happened. Very pleased with your service."
- "Good service. Taken on the case when others would not."
- "It has taken a while but I was expecting that. Your staff have shown dedication throughout.” “I was dealt with quickly, efficiently and in a very friendly and courteous way."
- "All I can say is a big thank you to all your members of staff who have been involved in my claim. I can’t thank you enough. Good luck for the future."
- "I found it very easy to talk to the staff, which made me feel comfortable."
- "I don’t think that you can get any better. I would highly recommend you due to the friendliness of your staff. Your level of service was ten out of ten. It was easy for example during the COVID virus lockdown somebody was always’s there to help. I would like to say a special thanks to Jane Matthews."
“Wendy has been amazing throughout her involvement in my recent divorce case. She has always been informative when I have had questions, she is a very easy person to talk to and is able to put information into simple terms so that I have understood the process. The support and consideration she has shown during this process has been amazing and I would definitely recommend her to anyone who is going through the same thing. Wendy has truly been fantastic with me during this process.” - A Family Law client of Wendy Campbell
Some recent comments on members of our Residential Property team:-
- “Shaquille is very professional, reliable and efficient” - Shaquille Kilbourne
- “Extremely pleased with Jessica’s approach to our work. Friendly, professional and provided timely responses to ourselves and other parties in the chain.” “We have a number of friends moving house in the near future, we will recommend Jessica to them.” - Jessica Dodd
- “Always available for assistance, helpful and friendly”. - Eleanor Parkin
“A very helpful lady who explained everything very clearly to me and made writing a will like writing a shopping list!! A credit to your firm. Friendly, welcoming and professional manner. Clear instructions and a quick turnaround.” - A Wills client of Lisa Baker
"Shaquille's level of commitment has been second to none, his pleasant voice at the end of the phone always answering all of my many queries. He has made this experience a great one for us" - A Residential Conveyancing client of Shaquille Kilbourne
“very quick on completing on the house. Jessica Dodd always informed us and make it a stress free sale. She is a credit to your services. Would definitely recommend. Right from the start nothing was too much trouble and it was a stress free sale. We would like you to pass on out thanks to Jessica Dodd. She worked above and beyond and was very straight with us. She is the reason we would use your firm again.” - A Residential Conveyancing client of Jessica Dodd
Medomsley Abuse Compensation Scheme On BBC Look North Jordans Solicitors’ Head of the Abuse Team, Solicitor Molly Frost, appeared on BBC Look North talking about the Medomsley Detention Centre Abuse Compensation Scheme on Friday 3 July 2020. The scheme ensures former detainees who suffered physical abuse whilst at Medomsley receive compensation. To view the interview...Read More
Lambeth Council £46million Compensation For Child Abuse Lambeth Council has paid out over £46million in compensation for child abuse. Shirley Oaks Survivors Association (SOSA) was set up by Richard Stevenson and his business partner Lucia Hinton in 2014. Richard had spent his childhood in Shirley Oaks. He only started the group when his friend Shayne...Read More
Former Manchester Policeman Philip Thompson Jailed For Grooming Former Greater Manchester Policeman, Philip Thompson 63, was jailed for three and a half years for attempting to entice a child to meet him following grooming, attempting to engage in sexual communication with a child, attempting to engage in sexual activity and attempting to entice a child...Read More
Victims To Bring Civil Claims Against Celtic FC A number of victims of sexual abuse are to bring civil claims against Celtic FC. It is claimed by the victims that Celtic FC failed to protect them from abusers who worked around the Celtic Boys Clubs’. Celtic FC insists that they are a separate legal entity...Read More
IICSA Independent Inquiry Child Sexual Abuse Nottingham Last year, the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) published their report on sexual abuse in Nottingham Care Homes. The report was in response to allegations regarding care homes run by Nottingham City Council and Nottinghamshire County Council. And during 2018, fifteen days of public hearings took...Read More
Thirteen Walsall Suspects Charged With Historic Child Sex Abuse Thirteen Walsall suspects have appeared at Birmingham Magistrates Court charged with historic child sex abuse offences between January 2008 and December 2016. James Evans, David Baker, Mark Smith, Gemma Watts, Luke Baker, Tracy Baker, Kirsty Webb, Stephen Webb, Lee Webb, Pamela Howells, Dean Webb and Ann...Read More
Oxford Professor Sentenced Over Child Abuse Images Oxford Professor and former Pastor, Jan Joosten, 61, has been sentenced in France to a year in prison for downloading 28,000 images and videos of child abuse. Joosten, who lives in the Bas-Rhin region of France, has also been placed on the sex offenders register in France and...Read More
IICSA Sexual Abuse in Sport The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) has published new research into child sexual abuse in sport. The report has found that “coaches and instructors have exploited children’s vulnerabilities in order to groom and abuse them”. The inquiry analyses a wide range of sports including, angling, boxing, canoeing, football,...Read More
Ilfracombe Sex Offender Sentence Increased Five Years Convicted Ilfracombe (formerly Barnstaple) sex offender, Ross Wyborn, 25, has had his sentence increased by five years. Wyborn raped a young mother and physically assaulted her two year old daughter, for which the Court of Appeal decided that the original sentence at Exeter Crown Court had been unduly...Read More
Fraserburgh Football Coach Child Abuse Sentence Extended Former Football Coach, Alasdair McCulloch, 36 of Fraserburgh, has had his jail sentence extended for the sexual child abuse of two further boys. McCulloch had previously been convicted of child sexual offences in 2018 and was sentenced to prison for a period of 41/2 years. His offences related...Read More