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Beightons Solicitors

We provide affordably priced, straightforward legal services to individuals and businesses in the Derby area. As property law specialists with over 44 years' professional experience, we offer swift resolutions for a wide range of legal matters, including conveyancing, tenancy disputes and contract law. We also offer matrimonial and civil litigation support, advice on sales and auctions, will writing, probate services and more. 

Our legal team includes some extremely experienced lawyers (our founder, John Beighton, has more than 40 years’ experience as a lawyer), underpinning our reputation for reliability, value and successful legal resolutions. We also have some more recently qualified solicitors on our team, providing the benefit of a fresh perspective, dynamism and a strong work ethic, to make Beightons a winning team for a whole range of legal matters.

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Notice to All

We have now re-opened our office for face to face meetings on an appointment only basis. If you need to attend the office, please contact us and we will decide if a face to face appointment is necessary. In line with COVID-19 secure standards, if you attend the office, we will require you to wear a face mask and you will be temperature checked on arrival. If in the two weeks prior or the two weeks leading up to your appointment, you have been experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please contact the office and cancel your appointment. All details of appointments will be stored to pass to NHS Track and Trace in the event of anybody displaying symptoms. If you start to display symptoms after your appointment in the office, please contact us immediately. All staff, where possible will be working from home. 

We ask that all communication moving forward be by email or direct fax. Please note that if the office fax number is used, this may not be picked up for several days.

In view of this, turnaround times for a response may be delayed. However, we will endeavour where possible to respond within our current timeframes.


Fast, efficient and competitive service

Our professional legal and conveyancing services are some of the most affordably priced in the Derby area. There are no excessive fees or hidden charges for our services. After a free consultation we will issue you with a transparent quote giving a fixed-rate fee for all our services. Why pay more than you have to? Fees start at only £399.

Free initial advice on all matters

Do you have a legal matter you would like to discuss but you're unsure on how to proceed? Chat to us for a no obligation, risk-free assessment of your situation, with the option to pursue action on an affordable, fixed-rate fee.

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  • Probate

    We provide practical, straightforward assistance in all probate matters, relieving the legal and administrative burdens of losing a loved one. Each case is treated with the utmost sensitivity, the aim being to remove unnecessary stress at an already difficult time - read more here.

  • Matrimonial & Civil Litigation

    We provide confidential advice and representation on all matrimonial and civil cases, including divorce, debt recovery, landlord / tenant disputes, planning disputes, personal injury claims, commercial compensation and more - read more here.

  • Leasehold & Freehold

    As property specialists, we offer a full range of legal services related to freeholds and leasehold properties. Please get in touch for further information - read more here.

  • Specialist In Property Law

    We offer our property law services to businesses, private homeowners, housing associations, investors and property developers. We cover all aspects of commercial and residential property law, including mortgages, planning issues, conveyancing, rental contracts, lease agreements and property land sales - read more here.

  • Auction Sales & Purchases

    We provide comprehensive legal support for individuals and businesses purchasing other companies, goods or property at auction - read more here.

  • Wills

    We can help customers draw up a legally watertight Last Will & Testament that ensures a smooth probate process upon the Will holder’s death - read more here.

Do You Need Legal Advice?

Talk to us. We promise we can help you. Call us now on 01332 346430

Meet Our Team

Jon Beighton
John Beighton
Solicitor Principal

An experienced property law expert, John established Beighton’s Solicitors in 1973. For the past 44 years, he has played a frontline role in the business, providing advice and practical services to clients across a wide range of legal areas. Before becoming a lawyer, John had a background in the hotels and hospitality business. 

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Jon Beighton
Parminder Singh

As head of the company’s property law department, Parminder applies his up-to-date knowledge of property law to provide cost-effective solutions for our customers. He is joint director of the company with John. Together they oversee the management of the business and deliver a range of legal services for our customers.

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Jon Beighton
Martin Jones

Martin is a knowledgeable, experienced lawyer with practical expertise in a range of fields. He is qualified to provide support with domestic and matrimonial litigation, including divorce settlements, prenuptial agreements and child access / support arrangements.


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Jon Beighton
Joanne Vickers

Joanne is currently a Graduate Member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives and will submit for full fellowship in September 2018.  Joanne assists clients with freehold and leasehold issues, auction acquisitions, and lasting power of attorney matters.  Parminder and Joanne are the younger members of the team.

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