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EMG Solicitors Limited

Abbey House
Abbeywoods Business Park

Tel:     0191 500 6989




EMG Solicitors Limited

EMG Solicitors are experienced solicitors based in the North East but acting nationally. We specialise in Court of Protection, Deputyships, Family Law, Wills, Trusts & Probate, Lasting Power of Attorney, Personal Injury Trust, Residential Conveyancing and also Dispute & Litigation. 

Court of Protection, Private Client & Family Law Solicitors

Court of Protection & Deputyship Support for Local Authorities

We offer specialist legal services in all aspects of the law surrounding mental capacity, commonly referred to as work within the ‘Court of Protection’, and provide Deputyship Services, Statutory Wills and more.

As a public authority deputy, what do I need to think about?
  • Increase in management standards and annual reporting requirements further to the OPG Consultation in 2016
  • Incepting appropriate investments
  • Potential conflicts of interest
  • Third party involvement/opinions
  • Complex, sizeable or unusual estates
  • Additional legal issues
  • Time and cost
Why should I consider EMG Solicitors Limited?
  • Specialist and independent Court of Protection deputies
  • Practised in all types of Court of Protection applications
  • Experienced in various investment strategies with complete due diligence procedures in place
  • Trained employees who work well with incapacitated and vulnerable clients
  • A full service Private Client firm with all departments being accessible to vulnerable clients including CoP Health and Welfare, Wills, Trusts, Probate, Conveyancing, Litigation and Family law services

What can EMG offer?

Outsourced deputyship services Specialist training Outsourced private client advice & representation
Solve potential conflicts Enhanced knowledge Local specialist
representation in all
private client matters.
with vulnerable and/or
incapacitated clients
Improve service
Improve working
Instructed by deputy and
so no procurement issues
Mitigate potential
negligence claims
Provide an opportunity to
discuss problem cases
Experienced in working
with vulnerable and/or
incapacitated clients
Maximise profitability
and save costs
Promotes team
Fixed cost packages

More about EMG

Court of Protection Work
  • 68 professional deputyships
  • 24 professional trusteeships
  • Value of Court of Protection assets overseen - £80 million
  • Emma Gaudern, a committee member of NABIF (Northern UK Acquired Brain Injury Forum), a steering committee member for Headway County Durham and an expert witness in Court of Protection matters
  • Jemma Morland on the board of Trustees and treasurer for Headway Wearside and the treasurer for CoPPA North East (the Court of Protection Practitioners Association)
  • All members of the team are regular speakers at MENCAP, Headway, CoPPA, UKABIF and NABIF events amongst others


Awards & Accreditations
  • Finalists for Private client Team of the Year - Northern Law Awards 2016 & 2017
  • Winner Excellence in Conveyancing Practise - Law Society Excellence Awards 2017
  • Commendation for Excellence in Client Service - Law Society Excellence Awards 2016
  • Ranked in Legal 500 for 2015, 2016 and 2017 as a recommended firm
  • Law Society CQS accredited for conveyancing, Mental Health and Mental Capacity (Welfare)
  • Accredited collaborative lawyers for family law
  • Emma Gaudern full member of STEP


Choosing a solicitor is like welcoming a new member into your family – someone you need to trust to look after your interests, whatever they are. Here at EMG Solicitors, we pride ourselves on being there for our clients. It’s not just about us offering you the very best professional advice, it’s also about dealing with your needs in a sympathetic and supportive fashion.

Based in the North East, our Family Law services cover everything from divorce to surrogacy, from child custody issues to civil partnerships. We have years of experience in acting for people with brain injuries, as well as preparing bespoke Wills and dealing with Trusts and Probate. We also act as Professional Deputies for a range of people to ensure their best interests are protected, and manage millions of pounds held in trust.

Get in touch to find out more – we look forward to welcoming you into the EMG family.

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