About Nantes

About Nantes

About NantesNantes Solicitors is a leading law firm based in Dorset with a long established reputation for legal expertise and excellent customer care. The firm has been practicing since the 1800’s and our heritage has helped us to develop considerable business and local knowledge that can benefit our clients. We have offices in Bridport, Dorchester, Weymouth and Portland, and deal with most areas of legal work. Each of our departments is led by one of our Directors who bring significant experience and knowledge to your matter. We pride ourselves on being forward-thinking and for providing advice that is as straightforward as possible. Our commitment to our clients is to provide a high quality, cost effective service that delivers the best outcome possible. We will listen to your objectives, help you to achieve them and we will resolve any problems that may arise along the way. To discuss your needs with no obligation please call one of our offices or email us.

We are proud of our local heritage. We think that it is important to support the local economy and to give something back to the area. We have sponsored various local charities and events over the years including Dorchester Football Club, Weymouth Ladies Football Team, Bridport and Weymouth golf clubs, Melplash Show, Dorset County Show, various tournaments, charity fundraisers, school events, town events and even theatre. Where possible we use the services of other local businesses so that we contribute to our local economy. We employ around 50 people in the area and we are committed to developing our staff so that we can offer rewarding long term employment and future opportunities.

Firm milestones:

  • Established in Bridport in the late 1800s
  • Established in Weymouth in 1995
  • Established in Dorchester in 2007
  • CQS accreditation from the Law Society for high standards in Conveyancing
  • Lexcel accreditation from the Law Society for high standards across the firm as a whole, with particular focus on client care
  • Expanded the Dorchester office in 2015 to provide a full range of services due to increasing success in the town
  • Established in Portland in 2017

The Directors of Nantes and the dates they joined the company are:

Mike Harvey (1980)
Sam Smith (1987)
David Holman (1999)
Gill Fribbance (2000)
Carolyn Harmer (1999)
Tim Glover (2015)

Our Solicitors:

Carolyn Harmer, David Holman, Gill Fribbance, Kathryn Day, Michelle O’Leary, Mike Harvey, Sam Smith, Simon Harvey, Tim Glover, Michael Micklethwait.