Welcome to Backhouse Solicitors
We are a family owned firm of specialist, problem solving solicitors based in Chelmsford, Essex. Our experienced team offer expert help and advice to companies and individuals across Essex, London and the South East of England in all areas of law.

A Growing Firm, Focused on Your Needs

From a standing start Backhouse Solicitors grew rapidly to become a leading employment law and debt recovery specialist solicitors, helping hundreds of clients a year. In June 2015 we merged with Duffield Stunt Solicitors and expanded our expert team to help you with a wide range of legal issues, including:

Employment Law for Business and Individuals
Later Life Planning – Wills, Probate, Estate Administration, Inheritance Tax and Trusts
Conveyancing and all aspects of Property Law
Lasting Power of Attorney and Court of Protection
Family Law
Debt Recovery
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Corporate and Commercial Law
Business Contracts, Terms and Conditions

Contact Us Today

If you’d just like to speak to an expert about your issue, please get in touch – we are here to help:

Tel: 01245 893400

Email: info@backhouse-solicitors.co.uk

Visit: 71 Duke Street, Chelmsford, CM1 1JU

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After just over two months of construction, the all new Central Park play area is now open for families to enjoy in time for Christmas.
A special concert which featured a First World War soldier's violin has raised £803.20 for a charitable fund.

A hundred young musicians from five Chelmsford schools played together alongside City of London Sinfonia in the Remembrance concert, which took place at the city's cathedral on Wednesday 7 November.
The annual Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration organised by the Chelmsford Jewish Community and supported by Chelmsford City Council, will be held at the Civic Centre, Chelmsford in January, to remember the victims of the Holocaust during World War Two and other genocides.
It's time to cheer the beautiful Rapunzel and boo the evil witch, Dame Gothel, as the classic panto ‘Rapunzel' comes to Hylands Estate for a very limited series of enchanting performances on Thursday 27 and Friday 28 December.
With the New Year fast approaching and the Christmas party season around the corner, take advantage of Chelmsford City Council's latest gym offers and shape up for Christmas ahead of the ‘New Year, New You' group. Chelmsford City Council's wide range of fitness classes will make sure you are looking your best, and the envy of your friends, relatives and work colleagues, for the party season.
A city play area has been awarded special status as it has been adapted for disabled children and wheelchair users.
The Adventure Castle play area in Hylands Park is now officially accredited by PiPA, also known as Planning Inclusive Play Areas.
Work is now officially underway on the county’s first ever all-through school at Beaulieu in Chelmsford.

Construction on the new £34million school started following a ground-breaking ceremony at the site yesterday.