About Me

Who is Paul Darnborough

I served as a Solicitor with over 35 years of experience in the Law. I entered the legal profession to help people, and this is still my motivation and drive.
I am a trained advocate and a trained mind with skills inside and outside the courtroom. In my 35 years in the legal profession, I have seen how important listening, preparation, and experience are, and can offer you a comfortable and attentive service, empathic to your needs.
I consider it a privilege to be able to use my legal skills and experience in a significant and positive way.

My Qualifications

  • Law Degree Newcastle University 1985.
  • Qualified Solicitor – Supreme Court 1992.
  • Higher Rights Advocate – Supreme Court 1995.
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners. (Trusts) Qualified 2015.

Areas of Work

  • Reputation Management
  • Personal Matters
  • Preparing Your Will
  • Commercial Matters
  • Family Life


  • Qualified as a Solicitor in 1992, having studied Law at Newcastle University, and in 2005 gained my qualification and Higher Rights of Audience to address the Crown and Higher courts.
  • Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and hold the STEP Certificate for Trust and Estate Planning.
  • Worked in a legal aid practice in Moss Side training to obtain my Higher Rights of Audience in the Crown and Supreme Courts.
  • Director of Ancoats Dispensary Trust. Hulme Community Garden Centre. I am an active member of the Dying Matters Coalition, and also Solicitors for the Elderly.
  • Appointed a Free Will Writer for Cancer Research UK and the National Free Wills Network

A Life in Law has Taught me…

  • It’s almost never as bad as it seems
  • There is always a result and you will get through it.
  • If I can help you and solve your legal problem I’d be glad to.
  • If I can’t I will tell you so and recommend the best person for you. If I know them.
  • I will not turn a £1000 problem into a £2000 bill and the rest. An agreed price will be stuck to. If you follow my advice. The rest well you’re paying for it.
  • Just for you. Free telephone consultations are available.

If you are in need of my help. please use the below form to contact me

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