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Firm Profile

Trethowans LLP

Firm Profile


  • Profile
  • London Road Office Park
  • London Road
  • Salisbury
  • Wiltshire
  • UK
  • SP1 3HP

Firm profile submitted by Trethowans LLP

Managing Partner: Chris Whiteley
Senior Partner: Simon Rhodes
Number of partners: 35
Number of other fee-earners: 71
Total staff (including partners): 212


Agriculture & Rural Property: Marcus Thorpe
Banking & Finance: Sophie Eales
Banking Litigation: Jon Kelly
Clinical Negligence: Clare Carter
Commercial Property: Garry Treagust
Corporate & Commercial: Mike Watson
Debt Recovery: Louise Boyle
Employment & Immigration: Simon Rhodes
Family: Andrew Mercer
Health & Safety & Regulatory: Sarah Wheadon
Insurance Litigation: Kelvin Farmaner
Licensing: Karen Lush
Litigation: Richard Cook
Occupational Disease: John Hall
Personal Injury: Gavin Lane
Private Client: Elizabeth Webbe
Residential Property: Tim Higham
Restructuring & Insolvency: Matt Barker
Social Housing: Robert Wassall

The Firm: Trethowans is a leading law firm in the South. It represents international and national household brand names, owner-managed businesses, banks, insurers and major regional employers across the UK. When acting for individuals, they represent entrepreneurs, families, land-owners, property developers and Trustees.

Finance: 9%
Litigation: 31%
Property: 29%
Other: 15%


Commercial Property:
The team handles all aspects of property portfolio work across a range of sectors throughout the UK, and is nationally recognised for its pension property work.

Licensing: Nationally recognised for advising on all commercial and regulatory aspects including betting, gaming, alcohol, entertainment licensing and copyright.

Employment: Advises international, national and regional employers on all aspects of employment law including TUPE, restrictive covenants and discrimination and immigration issues.

Corporate & Commercial: A leading regional practice with extensive experience in relation to all types of corporate transactional work and commercial agreements.

Banking & Finance: Act for institutional lenders and corporate borrowers on a full range of finance arrangements.

Restructuring & Insolvency: The team has extensive experience in restructuring and insolvency related issues.

Litigation & Debt Recovery: The team specialises in company and commercial issues, construction/ building, property and professional negligence disputes as well as health and safety and regulatory compliance.

Personal Injury: The Claimant Team works with individuals, specialising in high value claims and receives the majority of its work from recommendations. The Defendant Team acts for foreign and domestic insurance companies, self-insuring businesses and private individuals. It defends a wide range of claims from small value to £multi-million cases.

Private Client, Family, Agriculture & Rural Property & Residential Property: The group comprises of the teams that advise individual clients covering wills, trusts, tax planning and lasting powers of attorney; family and relationship advice; agriculture and rural property and residential conveyancing.


  • The Pavilion,
  • Botleigh Grange Business Park,
  • Hedge End,
  • Southampton,
  • Hampshire
  • UK
  • SO30 2AF
  • Tel (023) 8032 1000
  • Fax (023) 8032 1001
  • DX 154120 SOUTHAMPTON 48
  • Email : [email protected]
  • Website :
  • London Road Office Park,
  • London Road,
  • Salisbury,
  • Wiltshire
  • UK
  • SP1 3HP
  • Tel (01722) 412512
  • Fax (01722) 411300
  • DX 155560 SALISBURY 7
  • Email : [email protected]
  • 5 Parkstone Road,
  • Poole,
  • Dorset
  • UK
  • BH15 2NL
  • Tel (0845) 302 4695
  • Fax (01722) 333 011