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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

Informal Agreement Leads Family to Court of Appeal

22nd August, 2019 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

Disputes within families are very common indeed and one of the issues the courts see over and over again is where there is a family 'understanding' that ends in a disagreement. In a recent case, the result of one such dispute is that an 82-year-old woman will be forced to sell the home she has lived in for decades. Many such cases involve farming businesses. These traditionally pass down from generation to generation, and often one child will work on the farm for many years with the others moving away. It...

Tax Investigations – Judge Authorises Disclosure of Credit Card Bills

19th August, 2019 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

To what extent are the tax authorities entitled to delve into what would otherwise be your private financial information? The High Court tackled that issue in authorising disclosure of a wealthy businessman's credit card statements to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) as part of a cross-border investigation into his tax affairs. The Swedish businessman claimed not to be subject to Swedish tax on the basis that he had emigrated to Switzerland. The Swedish tax authorities considered that he remained ordinarily resident in Sweden and requested HMRC's assistance in investigating the...

Court Returns Two-Year-Old to Land of Birth When Parents' Marriage Collapses

16th August, 2019 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

For a UK court to have jurisdiction over a family law case, it is necessary to show that at least one party to it has habitual residence in the UK. In a recent case, an Israeli woman divorcing her Israeli husband sought a declaration that their two-year-old daughter was habitually resident in the UK so that the UK Family Court could deal with the hearings regarding the child's welfare. The Court refused the application and accepted that the child should be removed to Israel in accordance with the father's wishes....

Be Careful What You Post

13th August, 2019 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

Although the final result was not financial ruin for the defendant, a recent case illustrates how unwise it is to vent one's spleen on social media. It involved a firm of solicitors that had been involved in the sale of 'off plan' properties in Cyprus. This led an unhappy purchaser to make a post on Facebook and in a webinar that made allegations of mis-selling against the firm and others related to it. The result was a claim for damages for defamation. In hearing the claim, the High Court had firstly...