Shamila Bryan

Trainee Solicitor Email: sb@dowse.co.uk Specialism: Housing, Family and Personal InjuryCareer: Shamila joined Dowse & Co in August 2018 as Trainee Solicitor starting with a seat in the civil department which compromises of housing and personal injury law. Before joining Dowse, Shamila worked in various solicitors firms working dealing with a mix of legal aid andContinue reading “Shamila Bryan”

Joanna Fox

Trainee Solicitor Email: jf@dowse.co.uk Joanna joined the firm in 2019 as a Trainee Solicitor and is currently sitting with the civil litigation team. She undertakes a mixture of housing and personal injury work and will later move on to complete seats in the family department and wills & probate team. Joanna has particular experience withContinue reading “Joanna Fox”

Business Law

● Partnership and Business Agreements● Commercial leases● Settlement Agreements for Employees Dowse & Co can offer help in the formation of business and professional partnerships, trading agreements, service contracts for directors and other employees and commercial property acquisition. When problems arise in the conduct of business, we can provide a service in resolving contract disputesContinue reading “Business Law”

Civil Litigation

● Negligence including professional negligence● Breach of contract● Private and Business disputes● Construction and planning law● Building and neighbour disputes● Judicial review If you are a business, a private individual or a community organisation we can assist you. We have particular expertise in the following areas: Accidents & Personal Injury ● please see Personal InjuryContinue reading “Civil Litigation”

Wills & Probate

We offer a free initial consultation, fixed fee options are available for some matters. We advise on: Wills Drafting and amending Wills Inheritance Tax and how to minimize it Many people fail to make a Will and that can lead to complications for their loved ones left behind. If you don’t make a Will yourContinue reading “Wills & Probate”

Personal Injury Law

Have you suffered an injury that was someone else’s fault? Have you suffered an accident at work? Have you been involved in a Road Traffic Accident? Have you had a cycling accident? Have you been a victim of assault? Have you been injured on a defective footpath, road or in someone else’s premises? Has aContinue reading “Personal Injury Law”

Family Law

Expertise ● Child contact, Residence and Care Proceedings● Child abduction● Injunctions and Domestic violence● Parental Responsibility Agreements● Divorce and separation● Civil Partnership● Inheritance claims● Co-habitees’ disputes including property disputes Any issues relating to your family are stressful and these need to be resolved in an efficient, friendly, and practical way. Dowse & Co can offerContinue reading “Family Law”

Housing Law

We have particular expertise in bringing actions against landlords for disrepair, unlawful eviction, defending possession proceedings for rent arrears and anti-social behaviour, applying to stay eviction warrants and challenging local authorities in relation to homelessness applications. We also act for landlords in possession claims Expertise ● Landlord and tenant● Possession Proceedings and Eviction Notices● Succession●Continue reading “Housing Law”

Katherine Angel

Associate Solicitor Email: ka@dowse.co.uk Katherine joined Dowse & Co in February 2020 as a senior solicitor having worked for 6 years at Hutchins & Co Solicitors in Hackney and for 19 years at Graham Bash Solicitors also in Hackney Katherine has handled numerous types of personal injury cases including: brain injuries, accidents at work, publicContinue reading “Katherine Angel”

Arnolda Hunter

Associate Solicitor Arnolda Hunter is a dedicated Housing Law Solicitor with 25 years of experience who joined Dowse & Co in 2019 having worked in private practice in the North & East of London and in Essex. Arnolda has a passion for social housing law and is able to undertake all aspects. Her specialisation isContinue reading “Arnolda Hunter”