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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

Court Visit Required to Give Clarity to Will

18th February, 2019 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

Many wills contain clauses which alter the distribution of assets in the event of changing circumstances, such as the death of one of the beneficiaries under the will before the person making it. When drafting such clauses, it is essential that they are absolutely clear to prevent confusion, as a recent case shows. It involved the will of a woman who died in 1973, leaving her estate in trust for her son for his lifetime and then to his children if he had any. If he did not, the estate was...

Fraud Victim Sacrificed His Home by Delay in Seeking Legal Advice

15th February, 2019 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

If you have a legitimate legal complaint, any delay in consulting a solicitor is highly likely to benefit the wrongdoer. A man whose home was taken from him by fraud, but who delayed over 20 years before taking legal action, found that out to his cost. The man had been dispossessed of his home in 1989 by a fraudster who made use of forged documents in successfully having the property registered in his name. The fraudster subsequently transferred the house to his son, who was aware of the fraud. The...

UK Fairness Test Mitigates Italian Pre-Nuptial Agreement

12th February, 2019 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

The law relating to the division of family assets on divorce varies widely across the world and the UK is generally regarded as one of the fairer jurisdictions for such financial arrangements in that the assets tend to be divided more equally than in many other countries. Accordingly, where a family with an international lifestyle breaks up and there is a reasonably strong connection to the UK, it is often chosen as the jurisdiction of preference for divorce proceedings by a spouse who might be disadvantaged if the proceedings are...

What is the Tax Status of Compensation for Financial Product Mis-Selling?

7th February, 2019 By Alireza Nurbakhsh

Is compensation paid to individuals whose businesses have failed due to mis-selling of financial products subject to Income Tax? In a decision that will disappoint many victims of bank wrongdoing, the First-tier Tribunal (FTT) has answered that question in the affirmative. The case concerned seven brothers whose property letting business had been mis-sold interest rate hedging products (IRHPs). The business subsequently failed, allegedly due to the high interest rates imposed by the IRHPs. After they lodged complaints, the relevant bank paid them basic compensation totalling almost £360,000. HM Revenue and...