Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Correct as at 31/3/2020
We are still running a full-service business and accepting new instructions. Using full secure cloud based technology and paperless files we continue to offer an uninterrupted service (albeit we are mainly working off site). At this time none of our staff have been furloughed and we are ready and able to assist.
We have closed our reception but our office is open for emergency prior arranged appointments (mainly for the execution of wills and powers of attorney).
If you need to drop in documents, please place them in an envelope addressed to the fee earner acting for you, and then place them through the letter box at our Reading office entrance.
If you have any questions regarding the situation, please do not hesitate to call us on 0118 957 4424.
PROPERTY AND FAMILY LAWYERS IN READING
E J Winter & Son LLP, straightforward and professional legal advice since 1927. We are solicitors serving private clients and small businesses in England and Wales from our central Reading offices. Make us your first call when buying or selling property, for any family law matters or enquiries relating to wills and probate.
Recognised as new homes conveyancing specialists we act for over 2000 buyers a year from developers and house builders across England and Wales.
Before you instruct a solicitor check they are experts in new build conveyancing. Ensure they act on a no purchase no fee basis and can meet your exchange of contracts deadline.
If you are considering divorce or separation we offer a free, confidential, no obligation initial discussion with no commitment from you. We also offer fixed fees, a friendly face and expert legal advice.
Often people think they cannot afford a lawyer. When divorcing we believe you cannot afford not to have a solicitor. Timely, professional and considered legal advice can make all the difference to the outcome of your divorce.
Contact us today to arrange your free initial appointment.
SALE or PURCHASE quote
E J Winter & Son LLP are one of the leading residential property solicitors in Berkshire. We offer free competitive fixed fees quotes with no obligation and try to match or beat any quote from other high street solicitors. Do not instruct without speaking to us.
We do not compete with ‘cheap’ online conveyancing firms. We firmly believe in offering a good value service but also that it is impossible to achieve a good, fast and cheap service. You can have two of the three – it is your choice which you take.
If a loved one has passed away we we offer a completely free and no obligation appointment with our experienced probate and administration of estates solicitor.
Irrespective of whether you choice to use us to assist with dealing with the probate of a loved one or not, we can point you in the right direction and resolve any questions you have.
Being a smaller law firm we do not have the overheads of other solicitors and our fees and charges are often much less. Before instructing a lawyer to obtain a grant of probate or administer an estate please contact us to see the saving you could make.
HELP TO BUY
We have helped over 3500 people buy their new home using Help to Buy and believe we were the first firm in Berkshire to complete a Help to Buy purchase. Our experience is unrivalled.
If you are buying a new home using Help to Buy we can guide you through the whole process and provide as much assistance as you need. We are happy to hold your hand through every stage of the conveyancing process.
SOUND LEGAL ADVICE FROM A FRIENDLY FIRM
Experts at your side
We are accredited to the Law Society Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS), the Law Society Wills and Inheritance Scheme (WIS) and are members of Resolution (Family Law).
No Sale No Fee
We wont charge you if your sale or purchase falls through - for any reason. There is no insurance policy to buy or additional costs - we simply will not charge any legal fees if your matter fails to exchange contracts. Compare this to other law firms and conveyancing providers.
An environmentally friendly firm focused on reducing our carbon footprint by using technology and speeding up the legal process. With no glossy brochures or gimmicks we reduce unnecessary paperwork and preserve resources.
Offering sound legal advice, we seek to cut through the legal jargon and deliver what you want. We believe in substance over form and we offer straightforward legal advice.
We provide an upfront and all inclusive competitive fixed fee for all of our services or for complicated family law or probate matters an estimate of our time based fees. We are known for our value for money - don't instruct anyone without talking to us.
Using the cloud based LEAP legal software with Office 365 and industry leading processes we are fully location independent and work smarter and quicker for you. Our clients are based all over England and Wales.