Robert Anderson is a solicitor and Managing Director of the firm. He has many years of experience in acting for both private and business clients in a wide variety of disputes…
Clients often comment on his professionalism and efficiency and he excels at devising practical solutions to what are often complex problems.
When Robert is not being a solicitor he enjoys spending time with his wife and teenage children at his home near Skipton. Robert is a keen horseman but during the summer months his equine interests take a back seat while he spends many an enjoyable evening in the pavilion, watching his son play cricket.
Judith Fitzpatrick is a solicitor and director in the firm. A trained Collaborative Lawyer, Judith is a member of the Law Society’s Family Law Panel and an accredited member of Resolution, a national organisation committed to the constructive resolution of family disputes…
Judith understands that her clients are often going through a difficult and distressing period in their lives and her guidance and support can make all the difference. Through working with individuals and families, Judith has gained a sound reputation for a friendly, professional, down-to-earth approach.
Judith also has an interest in Lasting Powers of Attorney and Wills.
In her spare time Judith enjoys eating out, reading and foreign travel.
Ram Saroop is a solicitor and director in the firm and heads the Dispute Resolution Department. Ram is a member of the Association of Northern Mediators, the Professional Negligence Lawyers Association and the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers…
He has a sound reputation for his expertise in advising on legal costs. Ram is a past president of the Bradford Law Society and still plays an active role in the organisation. His clients respect him for his no-nonsense approach and his thorough attention to detail when presenting cases. He relishes the opportunity of taking on more complex matters and attempting to find cost-effective and pragmatic solutions for his clients. Ram is able to read and write Punjabi and Hindi and speaks Urdu fluently; when the need arises Ram can act as an interpreter.
Outside his working life, Ram enjoys travelling back to India to spend time with relatives, as well as reading, watching sport and walking. When he has the time, Ram enjoys helping his grandsons with their maths homework.
Lynn Norris is a solicitor and director in the firm and heads the Property Department. She is an experienced commercial and residential property solicitor…
Lynn joined the firm having had considerable experience in her field with large commercial firms in the Thames Valley and Leeds. She enjoys a sound reputation, having acted for a wide variety of clients, from public listed and private companies of all sizes to individuals and the public sector.
When Lynn is away from her work, she enjoys spending time with her young family at her home in Burley in Wharfedale. When she gets any free time, she likes hill walking and reading historical crime fiction.
Belinda Fox is a solicitor in the Wills, Trusts, Tax and Probate Department. Having formerly been a senior partner in the firm, she now works as a consultant in the practice…
Her caseload includes acting for many high net worth individuals and clients often comment on her practical yet sensitive approach and her ability to provide down-to-earth advice in jargon-free language.
When not at work, Belinda likes nothing more than walking in the countryside near her home with her much loved dogs. She can often be seen collecting prizes at local shows on behalf of her canine friends.
Sheila Mackintosh is an experienced solicitor specialising in Wills, Probate and Tax Planning.
She is well respected for her compassionate and no nonsense approach to private client matters.
In her spare time Sheila plays alto saxophone in the band "A Stroke of Genius" raising money for The Stroke Association, and also plays for a number of other local bands. She is a keen dog walker and gardener.
Fraser is a Conveyancer who joined the firm in 2013.
He has been commended for his efficient methods of dealing with clients and their matters.
In his spare time Fraser enjoys travelling. He also has a keen interest in tennis and football. On most Saturdays you will find him unhappy with Newcastle United’s latest result…
Ian is an experienced Wills, Trusts and Probate Practitioner at our Bradford office.
Ian has expertise in drafting Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Trusts and Estate Administration which he delivers in a compassionate and caring manner.
Away from the office Ian is a keen cyclist, footballer and Scout Leader.
Claire is a Trainee Solicitor who joined the firm in 2016.
She obtained her law degree from Leeds Beckett University and went on to study the Legal Practice Course at BPP University, graduating in 2015 with a commendation.
Claire is a keen tennis fan and in particular a huge Roger Federer fan who she hopes to finally meet one day.
When she is not watching Roger Federer she likes to spend time with her young sister Amelia
Cay is an Associate Legal Executive who joined the firm in 2018
She obtained her law degree from Leeds Beckett University in 2015 and is now studying with Cilex Law School.
In her spare time Cay enjoys spending time with her young family. She also enjoys exploring the dales with her puppy Paul, although secretly she prefers her cat Dave. On a Sunday afternoon Cay can often be found trying her hand at Jamie Oliver’s latest recipe.
Peter is an experienced solicitor, who for over thirty years has specialised in commercial and residential conveyancing.
His expertise includes dealing with freeholds and leasehold property, acting for landlords, tenants, buyers, sellers and lenders. He also acts for developers of new houses in acquiring sites and selling new homes.
He enjoys gardening and walking and spending time with his family. Peter also has a keen interest in hockey.