Trusted providers of legal services for over 70 years


Ward & Rider are committed to delivering a high quality legal service which not only meets, but exceeds our client’s expectations.


A number of our family lawyers are members of Resolution as indicated on their profile page. Resolution supports the development of family lawyers through its national and regional training programmes, through publications and good practice guides and through its accreditation scheme. Resolution also trains and accredits mediators and is the only body providing training and support for collaborative lawyers in England and Wales.

Motor Accident Solicitors Society (MASS)

Ward & Rider are members of The Motor Accident Solicitors Society (MASS), a non-profit making organisation, whose membership is based throughout the UK. Their members are chosen as experts in road traffic accident claims and commit to adhere to the minimum service standards laid down in their Code of Conduct and have proved their expertise in road traffic accident claims.


When you make a Will with us, we will register it with the online Wills database Certainty. It allows your family to locate your Will when you pass away, records the solicitor where your Will is held, ensures that your last wishes are respected and gives you peace of mind.

Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS)

Ward & Rider are approved by the Law Society for membership of the Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS). This provides a recognised quality standard for residential conveyancing practices. Membership achievement establishes a level of credibility for member firms with stakeholders (regulators, lenders, insurers and consumers).