Our Story 

In 2007, disillusioned with working for largely unprogressive city-based law firms, Solicitor, Gillian Huthart founded a small practice with some friends – a small business with a social conscience working for small businesses with social consciences. Our team has changed over the years but our passion for providing quality cost-effective legal advice is as strong as ever.

Gillian Huthart – Principal Solicitor


Gillian qualified as a solicitor in 1990. She has a wide range of area expertise and has practiced law for almost thirty-five years both as a corporate in-house lawyer and in private practice, focusing on the business and personal needs of the local communities in Gateshead and Newcastle and the surrounding areas. A hard-working wife and mother of two, as well as running her own business, Gillian brings a wide range of life experiences to her work.

Her legal expertise includes advising local technology businesses on startup, formation, employment and contractual issues. advising charities, local authorities and health authorities on a variety of procurement, commercial and property matters; successfully contesting wills and challenging probate legacies for individual clients; successfully litigating in property boundary disputes, business disputes, employment and intellectual property matters.

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our services to businesses.


Imran Riaz – Consultant Solicitor


Imran is a specialist solicitor in litigation and in particular Personal Injury and Road Traffic Accidents. Since qualifying as a solicitor in 2011, he has helped hundreds of clients recover damages for physical and psychological injuries sustained through accidents that were not their fault.

Imran has been a consultant solicitor with our firm since 2016 and is highly thought of by our clients. He also has experience in criminal fraud and insurance litigation.

Imran has a love of cars and in his spare time, he plays football and cricket and works out at the gym.

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Personal Injury


Morgan Huthart

Morgan deals with all administrative matters and is currently doing her Level 3 apprenticeship with us  gaining experience in the administrative aspects of residential conveyancing and probate administration. Morgan is the first port of call for most clients and will deal with your enquiries in a friendly and efficient manner and always point you in the right direction or refer you to a solicitor or conveyancer who can deal with it appropriately.

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Contact us to arrange a consultation with an experienced solicitor in Gateshead or Newcastle.