At Bindman Solicitors LLP, we pride ourselves on providing a professional and friendly service to our clients.

We are a general legal practice, based in Whickham, in the Gateshead and Newcastle Upon Tyne area.

Family Law Department
Family Law DepartmentAll the solicitors in our family law department are members of Resolution which is the organisation of family solicitors committed to a constructive approach to the practice of family law.
Residential Conveyancing
Residential ConveyancingWe offer a fixed fee for residential conveyancing work which eliminates the worry associated with potentially spiralling costs, and guarantee to keep you fully informed at every stage of the transaction. 
Strong Relationships
Strong Relationships

Our in-depth local knowledge and strong relationships with estate agents and developers mean clients keep coming back and new customers feel safe putting their business in our hands.

All Aspects of Family Law
All Aspects of Family Law

We specialise in Residential and Commercial Conveyancing, Wills, Probate, and Trusts and all aspects of Family Law. We can also advise on Compromise Agreements following redundancy.

Residential Conveyancing

Choosing the right solicitor can help prevent an exciting experience from becoming a stressful one. Whether you are a first time buyer or a seasoned investor, we provide a friendly service from our experienced, efficient and approachable professionals.


Our long-established probate team understand how upsetting it is when a loved one passes away. This is often exacerbated by the responsibilities of having to administrator an estate. It is our aim to assist you through this time by making every step of the way as straightforward as possible.

Professional Guidance

We offer professional but sensitive guidance. Our service begins as soon as you need us and can include funeral arrangements, notifying banks and other relevant parties, calculating the IHT, applying for and obtaining the Grant of Probate, preparation and distribution of the estate.

Our History
The legal firm was established in 1976 by Les Bindman who specialises in Commercial and Residential Conveyancing as well as wills and probate services. Les was joined by Mark Lynn who also specialises in Residential Conveyancing.
Our Qualifications
Our Qualifications

Here at Bindman Solicitors LLP we are proud to say that our legal team are both LEXCEL and CQS qualified, which means not only will your case be handled in a professional and confident manner  but it will also be handled in the right way.

Bindman Solicitors LLP is a limited liability partnership trading as Bindman & Co. Registered in England and Wales (registered number OC412236). Registered office: 22 Front Street, Whickham, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE16 4DT. We use the word "partner" to refer to a member of Bindman Solicitors LLP, or an employee or consultant who is a lawyer of equivalent standing and with similar qualifications. A list of the Bindman Solicitors LLP members together with those non-members who are designated as partners is available at our registered office.

We do not accept service of court proceedings or any other formal notices by email unless expressly agreed in writing.

SRA numbers - 630498