Welcome to Kelcey and Hall
Top Bristol Solicitors with national reputation
We are a friendly, approachable firm of Solicitors based in Bristol, with a national reputation. We offer a comprehensive, client-focused service specialising in Criminal Defence, Family and Relationships, Wills & Probate, Motoring Offences, and representation at Tribunals and Inquests. Our unwavering commitment to protecting our clients’ interests has made us one of the top legal firms in Bristol and the South West.
Committed to quality
Kelcey & Hall is widely recognised as one of Bristol’s leading solicitors for its professional reputation, experience, expertise and excellent legal advice. We are rated in the prestigious Legal 500.
In 2018 Kelcey & Hall have again been awarded the Bristol Firm of the Year (under 15 partners) by the Bristol Law Society. In 2015 and 2016 they were voted the ‘Best Criminal Law Firm of the year – South West’ in the Acquisition International 2016 Legal Awards. In 2012 Gillian Hall, who heads our Family Law practice, was awarded the Bristol Law Society’s ‘Solicitor Advocate Award’ and Ian Kelcey, who specialises in Criminal Defence, their ‘Outstanding Achievement Award’.
Over 30 years of experience
For more than 30 years a combination of our professional skill and legal expertise, tenacity and the support of a loyal client base, have seen the firm grow in both reputation and size. Today we remain as committed and uncompromising to our firm’s core values, as we did on the day we started.
Central Bristol location
Our offices and meeting room with video conferencing facilities are centrally located in Small Street, Bristol, directly opposite Bristol Crown Court and near the Bristol Family Courts. Our offices are close to the city centre bus stops and numerous car parks for ease of access.
London office and nationwide reputation
Due to demand for our legal advice and excellent reputation outside Bristol and the South West we now have an office at 107 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6DN where we can see clients by appointment. We have attended courts all over the UK on behalf of our clients.
Legal Aid and justice for all
Despite changes in public policy that threaten legal aid funding we are determined to support equality and access to justice for all. Arrangements will be made wherever possible to accommodate those with disabilities, and interpreters identified to assist those who do not properly speak or fully understand the English language.
R v D The prosecution alleged that the defendant, who was then in his teens, had raped a girl who was also a teenager. It
R v H The defendant was charged with a digital penetration offence involving a family member. The prosecution alleged that whilst the complainant was asleep,
R vs MS MS was charged with Blackmail along with 6 other defendants. Our client was alleged to have made an unwarranted demand for money
R v RW We acted for RW who was charged with conspiracy to supply class A drugs. This was a large scale investigation undertaken by
We are delighted to announce that Katherine Sproson is joining us as a Solicitor in our Criminal Department. She joins us from a well known