News

October 2021

Surrey firm secures excellent ranking in Legal 500

Downs Solicitors, is celebrating yet another high ranking in the prestigious Legal 500 in three different categories. 

Downs back town’s centenarian Rugby Club year

August 2021

Downs back town’s centenarian Rugby Club year

Downs has proudly announced its lead sponsorship of Dorking RFC for their 100 year anniversary. 

Downs Solicitors announces partner promotions

June 2021

Downs Solicitors announces partner promotions

Downs has promoted two senior associates to the role of partner, strengthening the firm’s leadership as it emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic.

July 2020

New promotions announced at Downs

Three solicitors at the firm have been promoted to new positions from 1st July.

April 2020

Remembering the late Brian Carr

It is with regret we report one of Downs Solicitors’ former Senior Partners, Brian Carr, has sadly passed away.

Chuo Tokyo University students introduced to law in the UK

October 2019

Chuo Tokyo University students introduced to law in the UK

A lawyer from Surrey has met with a group of Japanese graduate law students, who got the chance to see what a day in the life of an English barrister and English law firm was all about.

September 2019

Downs Solicitors new promotions

Downs Solicitors LLP, has announced four recent promotions reflecting the growth and success of the firm.

From 1st July 2019, Nicola O’Dwyer has been promoted to Partner and Head of EmployLaw. Nicola’s promotion comes following many years of experience and an impressive track record of consistently delivering high quality advice and expertise to a broad range of employment-related issues.

Downs supports Cobham Foodbank initiative

September 2019

Downs supports Cobham Foodbank initiative

Downs has announced official sponsorship of Cobham Area Foodbank to help towards the cost of replacing the Foodbank’s van, which is used to collect food from donation points in the local churches and supermarkets, to take it to and from the Foodbank’s warehouse, ready to be distributed at the Foodbank’s distribution  centre.

Downs now proudly sports its name on the side of Cobham Foodbank’s newly-acquired refurbished Mercedes Sprinter van, which started its rounds this week.

September 2019

Celebrating 40 Years at Downs

Consultant Solicitor and Notary Public, Sarah Thomas, reflects on her 40 years at Downs Solicitors.

Keith Potter - King of the Downs

September 2019

Keith Potter - King of the Downs

Surrey is known to be one of the counties with the most woodland in the whole of the UK. It also has a large number of hills, some of them very steep, so it is no wonder that it is one of the favourite destinations of avid cyclists who want to test both their mental stamina and their legs!