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OLIVER FISHER IS A HIGHLY RESPECTED LAW FIRM
IN THE HEART OF NOTTING HILL, KENSINGTON, LONDON.


Established more than 50 years ago our solicitors and lawyers have been involved in many ground breaking decisions in Court of Appeal cases and House of Lords cases. Our hard earned reputation is based on traditional values and our aim is to provide high quality legal advice to all of our clients.

Business

Our Commercial Team of business solicitors deal with a high volume of both business-to-business and business-to-consumer issues we are able to spot

Property

Whether you are buying or selling a house, renting, remortgaging or have a dispute over Pr

Individuals

Oliver Fisher provides an extensive range of legal services for individuals.

Estate Administration

When someone close to you dies somebody has to deal with their "estate". A person's estate is considered to be made up of the money, property and an

Family

The breakdown of any relationship is always difficult and can be one of the most traumatic periods in anyone's life. Our primary objective is to eas

International

We advise a wide range of businesses and individuals in relation to both domestic and overseas matters.  We also help international clients who a

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Calling on years of collective sector experience, our lawyers provide a wide range of services that cover all aspects of commercial and personal legal requirements with an emphasis on Property, Landlord & Tenant, Conveyancing, Immigration, Probate, Family Law, Divorce, Dispute Resolution and much more. Our Litigation and Property lawyers advise and represent clients in all types of Property matters from breach of lease / forfeiture to possession proceedings, injunction proceedings, unlawful evictions, housing disrepair, dealing with statutory demands, winding up orders and much more.  Our Housing Solicitors represent large to small social housing providers, charities, private landlords and social housing tenants.

Our family lawyers represent clients on matters including divorce, finances, cohabitee disputes, pre-nuptial agreements, domestic violence victims (obtaining non-molestation orders), children contact matters and financial disputes. We also deal with complex international child abduction and all child care matters involving the local authorities and social services. Our  lawyers are skilled at dealing with both contentious and non contentious matters and remain up to date with the latest legal developments.

Our Probate solicitors deal with the administration of estates, can advise on trust arrangements, contesting a Will (Will Dispute) an Inheritance Act Claim for dependents or defending a contested probate claim. We can assist with preparing a power of attorney, making a deputyship application or application for a Statutory Will to the Court of Protection and much more. Our immigration lawyers can assist with an application for a Student, Family, Investor, Entrepreneur Visa and any application for Indefinite Leave to Remain and Citizenship, call us now for a quote.

Whether your are simply moving home, buying or selling and want an instant no obligation conveyancing quote then click services above to use our calculator or contact us now by email, telephone or the below contact form. One of our Lawyers will return your message with a telephone call.

 

Latest News

Get an Agreement – Especially Where Family Members Are Involved!

20th September, 2018 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

It is normal for money, often considerable sums, to pass between family members. However, when this is done without legal advice, it is only too common for disputes to arise as to whether or not the sums concerned were meant as gifts. Disputes between family members often become particularly fractious. Exactly that happened in one case in which a mother and son ended up at loggerheads over ownership of properties worth £800,000. The case concerned a flat and a house which were both held in the son's sole name. A...

HMRC Stick to Limited Period for CGT Payment on Residential Property Gains

18th September, 2018 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

Despite strong representations from the professional community, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have decided that they will stick with a 30-day initial payment requirement for Capital Gains Tax (CGT) on residential property gains for disposals after April 2020. The payment will have to be lodged with HMRC within 30 days of the date of completion of the sale. The sale of one's primary residence in the UK is not generally taxable for UK residents, so the change will normally catch only those who are non-resident or who sell second properties. The...

Good News for Airline Passengers as 'In Writing' Clause Overcome

14th September, 2018 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

Almost everyone who has flown much has a story (or more than one) about lost or damaged luggage, and holiday insurance claims regarding these are commonplace. A Finnish man who took a holiday to Malaga found that some items went missing from his luggage on the return trip and he proceeded to make a claim against his insurance policy. He had used Finnair's website to see what to do and concluded that he could telephone their customer helpline to report the matter. Finnair refused to settle with the insurer because the...

Inconsistent Residential Planning Permission Overturned

12th September, 2018 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

If you are faced with an unwelcome proposal for development nearby, a recent case shows how tenaciousness and a knowledge of past planning history can help to prevent it.Consistency of decision making is a fundamental principle of planning law and local authorities can only depart from it if they give cogent reasons for doing so. In one case in which this was in point, planning permission for a new home in a Green Belt village was overturned by the Court of Appeal.The relevant site had a depressingly protracted planning...