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Holt & Longworth is run by 3 partners, each specialising in key areas of legal practice. The partners are supported by an experienced and dedicated team, many of whom have been with the firm for a number of years.


Peter T. Wilkinson

is our senior partner and heads the non-contentious department.  He has many years of experience representing both private and commercial clients with their personal and business needs.  His main areas of practice are

  • Business transfers
  • Commercial Property
  • Residential property and conveyancing
  • Private Client

Email: ptw@holtandlongworth.co.uk.


Peter Wilkinson, Solicitor
Jeremy Frain, Solicitor

Jeremy L. Frain

heads up the litigation department.  He is a duty solicitor, meaning that he can represent our criminal clients with the benefit of legal aid.  He has a significant and enviable track record of successfully negotiating settlements in Personal Injury claims. He specialises in

  • Crime (including road traffic)
  • Personal Injury

Email: jlf@holtandlongworth.co.uk


Janet Taylor, Solicitor

Janet L. Taylor

heads our family department and has a wealth of experience in handling all aspects of family law and proceedings, including

  • separation and divorce
  • finances
  • children, both Private law (ie child residence and contact) and public law (ie care proceedings)
  • Injunctions and Domestic Violence

Janet is a memeber of Resolution, a national organisation established to promote best practice in the provision of advice in family cases.

Email: jlt@holtandlongworth.co.uk