Kirwan Solicitors

Solicitors in Birkenhead

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363 Woodchurch Road
CH42 8PE

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For over 50 years Kirwans Solicitors has been providing expert legal advice to thousands of clients, many of whom have faced difficult and often emotionally taxing cases. Led by its five experienced partners, the firm is looking ahead to the next 50 years by offering an even more comprehensive and dynamic legal service. No matter what you need, make sure Kirwans is your first port of call. The firm can provide you with an expert and friendly service in the following areas: CRIME, FAMILY, PERSOANL INJURY, CIVIL/COMMERCIAL LITIGATION, and PRIVATE CLIENT. David Kirwan has now practised for more than 34 years, opening the Prenton Office in 1991 and is now joined by four Partners: Jasper Dawson – Head of Private Client and Conveyancing who has practised in the Wirral since 1975; Paul Ford – Head of the Criminal Department; Simon Gibson – Head of the Personal Injury Department and Michael Sandys - Head of the Civil Litigation & Commercial Department. All five Partners are forging the firm's potential in a brand new era – their aim is to provide access to justice and legal services for all.


Whether you need representing at a police station, Magistrates Court, Crown Court or any other court, Kirwans' crime team is always ready to help you.The department, headed by Partner Paul Ford, prides itself on being available to assist clients 24 hours a day – 365 days of the year. Paul's team aims to be professional and approachable at all times. Paul has a background of more than 10 years in the criminal area of work and his department contains a good blend of youth and experience. Kirwans is a member of the Legal Services Commission Serious Fraud Panel , membership of which is restricted to a few firms nationwide , and is the only firm on the Wirral to have achieved this status. The department handles high profile criminal cases involving prosecutions by the Department of Trade & Industry , HM Customs & Excise , Inland Revenue and Health & Safety Executive. Senior Partner David Kirwan, a Higher Court Advocate both Crime and Civil, has over 34 years experience representing clients throughout the country and abroad. We work in the interest of our clients in close partnership with accountants and insolvency practitioners and other advisers in the corporate and forensic field. If you suspect you may be the subject of investigation or arrest or are already in the Police Station – call us immediately. The department will strive to obtain the right result for every matter and every matter is as important to us as it is to you.


If you are about to go through a divorce or separation, face a dispute over custody of children or have property or financial matters to resolve, Kirwans' experienced family department can help. The family team is led by Paul Hunt, a solicitor with over 20 years experience in Family Law. He completed his training with solicitors in Ellesmere Port and since qualification in 1981 has worked in Central Liverpool and St Helens , dealing exclusively with Family Law cases, joining Kirwans in February 2002. You can be rest assured that with Paul Hunts experience and guidance we can help you



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We're always quick to complain, but never so quick to commend. I just wanted to take the time to say that Kirwans handled my divorce quickly and efficiently. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend or use them again, hopefully not for another divorce though!

Shona Adamson - 26/11/2007 | report this review

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