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New Term, New Start

It’s the start of a new school year next week. For some children they may be going to school for the first time or going to ‘big school’. It may be their GCSE year, A levels or the start of university.

Many people see the start of a new term in the same way as a New Year- a fresh start. Adults, whether parents or not, may also be making a fresh start or contemplating changes in their lives.

At Maitland Walker Solicitors, based in Taunton and Minehead, we offer a range of legal services (for individuals and business) to help you makes any changes you may need.

Family Law Advice & Divorce

You may be ending a relationship or commencing a new one. We can help you with divorce, separation, financial matters, cohabitation, and pre-nuptial/post- nuptial agreements. We can also help with any issues you may have with your children, including contact, where the   children live or any specific issues that may have arisen.


Buying or Selling a House

Our conveyancing team can help with all kinds of property matters.


Wills, Trusts & Lasting Powers of Attorney.

You should consider whether you need a will or whether your needs updating. You should also consider who you would like to help you should you lose capacity.



We can help you after someone has died. This can be a very emotional and financially difficult time. Our Private Client team can guide you through any process. We are also able to help if there are any family disputes.


Corporate & Commercial

We specialise in dealing with commercial property and any issues in respect of your business.


If your life is changing due to a relationship ending or a new one starting then you should take action to protect your financial position.

Please do not hesitate to us on Taunton 01823 745 777 or Minehead 01643 707777, for a no obligation discussion about any issues you may have. It is usually prudent to take early advice; then you have the knowledge to make decisions and take control of your life.