Sheriff Court Agency Service

We offer an invaluable service as local agents and appear on an agency basis principally at Glasgow and Hamilton Sheriff Courts, and other Sheriff Courts by arrangement. We are available to appear at routine procedural hearings as well as more substantive hearings to conduct debates, proofs, proof before answer and appeal hearings, subject to receiving full instructions and sufficient notice in advance.
Our standard charge for routine Sheriff Court Agency appearances is £40 (no VAT) and for more substantive appearances we are more than happy to discuss a fixed fee. Please contact us by telephone on 0141 423 6999 or email us on contact@lkwsolicitors.co.uk for a free no obligation discussion.


Repossession/unsecured debt recovery

We can act on your behalf in a wide variety of secured and unsecured debt recovery matters. We can advise on eviction and repossession procedures whether you are pursuing or defending same. If the matter relates to an unsecured debt then we can act on your behalf whether you are pursuing the debt owed to you or alternatively where you are being pursued for a debt which you are disputing.
We are acutely aware of the commercial implications of such actions. Business cashflow issues can arise if invoices are not being paid timeously and we can assist before matters worsen. We can advise you about the commercial viability of taking action to ensure you obtain the best possible outcome as swiftly as possible.
Please contact us by telephone on 0141 423 6999 or email us on contact@lkwsolicitors.co.uk for a free no obligation discussion.


Civil Litigation

We undertake both court and non-court work and understand that sometimes it is unavoidable that matters proceed to court. Where court action is required and necessary then we will pursue or defend your case in a professional and robust fashion. We can assist with a wide variety of court matters some of which are for example:

  • Consumer credit disputes
  • Contractual/business disputes
  • Small claims/summary cause
  • Actions for payments of money
  • Enforcement of judgements
  • Lodging caveats

For basic information regarding the court system and contact details please see – www.scotcourts.co.uk
Please contact us by telephone on 0141 423 6999 or email us at contact@lkwsolicitors.co.uk for a free no obligation discussion.


Landlord/tenant Law

Landlords are expected to comply with the legislation governing landlord and tenant relationships. The same legislation provides tenants with various rights and responsibilities. A well drafted tenancy agreement is the basis of the contract and as such it is a very important document.  It is important for parties to understand their rights and responsibilities. At LKW Solicitors we provide a cost effective service for both landlords and tenants (whether they are individuals or businesses) providing a proactive and strategic approach to assisting both landlords and tenants in relation to a number of issues including:

  • Drafting/reviewing tenancy agreements on behalf of landlords or tenants
  • Recovery of rent arrears
  • Issuing proceedings for possession
  • Resolving disputes relating to boundaries, dilapidations, disrepair, neighbours, and ownership of land
  • Recovery of service charge
  • Eviction of squatters
  • Unlawful eviction
  • Harassment
  • Rent arrears, mortgage arrears, deposit disputes
  • Repairs

Please contact us by telephone on 0141 423 6999 or email us at contact@lkwsolicitors.co.uk for a free no obligation discussion.


Family Law

We at LKW Solicitors understand how difficult and stressful it can be when relationships break down. We fully appreciate that when they do, tensions can be running high and its an emotional and upsetting time. Where children are involved matters can be even more difficult. We are a professional team and our ethos is to listen to your needs and ensure your interests are protected. We will fight your corner with full passion and drive to secure the best outcome for you and work as efficiently as possible keeping you fully advised at all times. Some of the areas we can advise on are as follows;

  • Separation agreements
  • Actions for division and sale of matrimonial property
  • Pursuing or defending court proceedings
  • Obtaining or opposing declaratory orders
  • Contact issues relating to children

Please contact us by telephone on 0141 423 6999 or email us on contact@lkwsolicitors.co.uk for a free no obligation discussion.


Professional negligence

The area of professional negligence is complex and requires specific litigation experience and expertise. Whilst it is true that we have a commercial bias and experience in acting for commercial organisations (for example lenders) we also act for individual claimants where professional services have fallen below standard. Our advice is always clear and commercially focussed.
Please contact us by telephone on 0141 423 6999 or email us on contact@lkwsolicitors.co.uk for a free no obligation discussion.


Immigration/Asylum

Immigration and Asylum can be complex area of UK law. At LKW Solicitors, we are fully committed in providing modern solutions to each and every client to advise and help with application(s )in relation to the changing immigration policies and practices. We deal with all aspects of immigration/ Asylum cases and to give you a peace of mind we will assess your case, provide you with feedback, at no cost, and then proceed on your instructions if you so wish.

  • For example some of the issues we advise on are:
  • Asylum &  Human Rights
  • Student Visas
  • Marriage and Relationship Visas
  • Appeals/Refusals/Judicial Review
  • Settlement/Indefinite Leave to Remain
  • Deportation/ Removal and Bail
  • EEA Citizen Family Visas
  • Entrepreneur/ Investor Visas
  • Overseas British Passport Applications
  • Naturalisation/British citizenship applications

We understand that no two cases will be the same and we will provide you with solutions tailored to your circumstances and requirements.
Please contact us by telephone on 0141 423 6999 or email us – contact@lkwsolicitors.co.uk for a free no obligation discussion.