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Mogers Drewett LLP

Agriculture and estates Tier 3

Mogers Drewett LLP focuses its agriculture offering on family-owned businesses, developers and farmers, not only from Somerset and Dorset, but from around the South of England. Many are drawn by the specialist knowledge of Jonathan Cheal, who is an authority on public rights of way and access to land. The similarly experienced Frank Collins leads the team from Wells.

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A first-class understanding and appreciation of my situation. A realistic approach to the outcome and fees.

Jonathan Cheal is incredibly knowledgable and has huge expertise in his field. This of course gives his clients the comfort that they have the very best on their side.

Jonathan Cheal is an outstanding solicitor and is remarkably brilliant at public rights of way matters.

Commercial litigation: Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire Tier 3

Mogers Drewett LLP counts corporate, commercial and property disputes, including enfranchisement litigation, among its areas of specialism. The group acts for a range of companies in the region, as well as London-headquartered and international clients. Practice head Maeve England has a broad practice with experience spanning contentious real estate matters, partnership disputes and international arbitration proceedings.

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Corporate and commercial: Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire Tier 3

The team at Mogers Drewett LLP specialises in M&A for SMEs in the region, frequently advising on transactions involving the hotel and leisure, creative and technology, and food and drink sectors. Tom Webb heads the group, and is also able to draw on company law expertise. Associate Emily Eccles is another company law expert.

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Mogers are a well-established and well-regarded firm in the South West. They have well-appointed offices in the centre of Bath, which house a team of excellent litigators who are able to offer commercial advice and legal solutions across a wide range of sectors.’

Key clients

The Kaledioscope Collection

M & N Electrical and Mechanical Engineering

Lloyd & Whyte Group

The Leonidas Group

Coombe Castle International

A H Warren Trust

Ascend Learning UK



Infinia Cyber Consulting

Family Tier 4

Mogers Drewett LLP primarily acts for clients in the Bath and Somerset area, and is known for its expertise in financial disputes after divorce or separation, especially those involving complex assets. Other areas of strength include wealth protection agreements and children law matters. Rebecca Silcock heads up the team from the Bath office.

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Simon Walker is a down-to-earth and pragmatic solicitor. He has an excellent manner with his clients and can communicate effectively.

Personal tax, trusts and probate Tier 4

The Bath-based private client team at Mogers Drewett LLP has expertise in areas including high-value, multi-jurisdictional estates, wills, trust formation and administration, elderly care, lasting powers of attorney and Court of Protection work. The highly experienced David Hill heads up the team.

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David Hill relates well to his clients and expresses himself in a comprehensive and fully understandable way. David will take on any type of probate and estate matter and can be relied upon to have a good grasp of the necessary detail.

Friendly, approachable but efficient service.

David Hill and Gemma Monaghan are highly knowledgeable, common-sense, practical people who are a pleasure to work with.

‘Key partners have many years of service with the firm. This provides local knowledge and contacts, and gained expertise in specialist fields.

Mogers Drewett is a leading South West law firm that takes pride in building long term client relationships. From our offices in Bath, Frome, Sherborne and Wells our people offer comprehensive expert advice across a range of legal services for individuals and businesses, including

For businesses

  • Land and rural estates
  • Farm succession planning
  • Commercial property
  • Business start up
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Commercial contracts
  • Employment and HR
  • Dispute resolution

For Individuals 

  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Family
  • Later life support
  • Dispute resolution
  • Probate and estate planning
  • Residential property
  • Wills and inheritance
  • Tax and trust advice
  • Financial planning

With Mogers Drewett you can be sure of receiving the highest calibre of legal advice without the big city price.

Number of partners 12
Other fee-earners

Department Name Email Telephone
Financial Planning Sean McCabe 01225 750000
Employment & HR Sean McDonough 01225 750051
Residential Property Alison Treble 01225 750056
Wills & Inheritance David Hill 01225 750011
Dispute Resolution Maeve England 01225 750039
Corporate Commercial Tom Webb 01225 750003
Commercial Property Justin Hopkins 01935 811612
Agriculture & Rural Frank Collins 01749 342323
Family Rebecca Silcock 01225 750071
Probate & estates David Hill 01225 750011
Later Life Support David Hill 01225 750011
Photo Name Position Profile
Mrs Emily Eccles  photo Mrs Emily Eccles Associate Solicitor
Mrs Maeve England photo Mrs Maeve England Partner and Head of Department
Mr David Hill  photo Mr David Hill Partner and Head of Department
Mrs Rebecca Silcock photo Mrs Rebecca Silcock Partner & Head of Department
Mr Tom Webb photo Mr Tom Webb Partner and Head of Department