As promised, here is part two of our services blog. If you have and questions or queries about our services don’t hesitate to call us on 0116 2999 199, e-mail to or pop in and see us at 18 Friar Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 5RA.


Here at Douglas Wemyss solicitors, we can act for both employers and employees in our employment law services. We have many years of experience dealing with both sides, and so we can offer far reaching advice on a range of employment topics. Our employment law department is award winning, and is made up of leading solicitors dedicated to ensuring that all your needs are met.

We understand the importance of providing you with the most up to date information and service in relation to employment law. To make sure we are doing this, we regularly re-train our employment solicitors to reflect the most up to date changes in the law. We specialise in the following types of employment law:

-Providing up to date and legally accurate documentation (contracts, handbooks etc.)
-Providing advice on policies and procedures
-Advice on dismissing an employee
-Advice on redundancy law
-Helping employers meet their obligations in regards to pay, health & safety and maternity rights.


Want to protect your intellectual property? We can help. Intellectual property are any ‘creation of the mind’ for example, inventions, designs, symbols, and works of art. Most business will have products, logos and systems that they have created which are synonymous to them as an organisation, this is why it is so important that these assets are properly protected. Our commerce and technology solicitors specialise in the following:


Our conveyancing solicitors can help you with remortgaging, buying a property, and selling a property.

Remortgaging your property will require a solicitor/conveyance to carry out the work on your remotgage, on your behalf. Usually a client would be looking to remotgage their property for the following reasons:

We know that when selling your property, it is incredibly important to have the right support and assistance throughout. Our residential property solicitors will walk you through the entire process, from start to finish, ensuring that all legal aspects are fully taking care od, giving you full pease of mind.

We also know that purchasing a property, especially if you are a first time buyer is immensely exciting, but also rather daunting. So it is essential you have the right advice and support throughout. Our residential conveyancing solicitors will take care of the whole conveyancing process for you, from start to finish.


Here at Douglas Wemyss we believe in building a close-knit relationship with all of our clients as this allows us to offer a personal, high quality and unrivalled service. We will always listen to you, and offer professional advice regarding your claim, no matter what its nature. Our highly qualified and experienced Personal Injury department specialise in dealing with a range of personal injury claims. Our solicitors understand the stress that the claims process can create and so will work with you to ensure your claim is dealt with as quickly and efficiently as possible, promising to obtain the best possible result for your case. The types of Personal Injury claims our department specialise in include:


We understand that certain aspects of family law can be very sensitive, especially when it concerns the breakdown of a relationship. Our family law solicitors are extremely compassionate, supportive and experienced when it comes to dealing with delicate situations. When choosing Douglas Wemyss you will be appointed a dedicated family solicitor who will deal with your case from start to finish. They will be your main point of contact throughout to ensure you have quick and regular access to all advice and support you require. The types of family law our solicitors specialise in include:


If you pass away without having made a will, your estate will be shared out according to the law as opposed to your wishes, making it so surprising how many people do not make a will. To be sure you loved ones will be left with what is rightfully theirs, speak to one of our experts from our Wills trust and Probate department. Our specialised solicitors can write and store your will. The types of Wills, Trusts and Probate services we specialise in are as follows: