Blanchards Bailey is an award winning, full-service law firm based in the heart of Dorset. With offices and lawyers based throughout Dorset, the firm advises businesses and private clients alike in Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire and Hampshire. We are a particularly dominant presence in greater Dorset, and act for many of the owner-managed and family-owned businesses in the surrounding areas.
Blanchards Bailey is ranked in the Legal 500 – an independently assessed guide to the top law firms in England - and many staff and partners have also been recommended or mentioned in the guide. The firm prides itself on providing assured, pragmatic advice and on building lasting, multi-generational relationships with its client base.
Our specialist and experienced teams include specialists in both the agricultural and food and drink sectors. The firm is carefully built on a combination of home-grown talent and lawyers recruited from national and prominent regional firms. This enables Blanchards Bailey to advise businesses, the owners and their families on everything from commercial property issues, HR and employment law, debt collection, partnership or shareholder agreements, estate planning or residential property purchases to complex litigation or business acquisitions, Blanchards Bailey deliver exactly what our motto promises: “Law for Life”.
Teamwork has been the key to our success. We understand the importance of teamwork and the powerful effect it has on personal or business endeavours. Blanchards Bailey works harmoniously as a team both internally and with our clients to meet our clients’ objectives as efficiently as possible. We understand that the most successful teams stay together and get to their end destination through sharing common goals. And if the going gets tough, we are always close at hand.
Blanchards Bailey is delighted to partner with Dorset Food and Drink in providing legal support and guidance to the food and drink businesses of Dorset. The quality of food and drink produced in Dorset is second to none across the UK as is the passion, drive and community spirit of the people and businesses behind it.