Redefining family law

Welcome to Thornton Jones Solicitors. Our skilled team provides high quality legal advice covering all areas of family life, including:

Call 01924 290 029 to find out how we can help you.

Expert help & support

We understand how traumatic divorce and separation can be. Our aim is to help you through it without destroying your family.

Call 01924 290029 to arrange a free 30-minute consultation.

A constructive approach

Not everyone wants to go through a court battle when they separate. That’s why we offer alternatives to the traditional court process to help you resolve the issues that are most important to you.

Call 01924 290029 to find out more.

Complete peace of mind

It’s not something we like to think about, but making sure your loved ones are protected can help make things easier for them at a difficult time if something were to happen to you. We can advise you on:

Call 01924 290029 for more information.

A proactive and personal service

Whether you are buying, selling or re-mortgaging a property, we will help you with your transaction from start to finish.

Call 01924 290029 to find out more.

Legal advice you can trust and rely on

Welcome to Thornton Jones Solicitors. We are a highly skilled team of lawyers, based in Wakefield, Ossett and Garforth (Leeds), with over 50 years’ combined experience.  For us, family law isn’t just about divorce or separation. There are many times in a family’s life when legal advice is required, and we have built a team of legal experts who are friendly, approachable and here to give you advice in all aspects of family life.

When it comes to resolving the issues that arise when a relationship breaks down, our specialist lawyers are here to help. Whether you need to use traditional litigation or would prefer to consider alternatives to court – such as collaborative law, mediation or arbitration - we can help you in a sensitive and understanding way.

As well as providing sympathetic and supportive guidance in the event of a relationship breakdown, we can help you make sure your family is well looked after at every stage of your - and their – lives; whether they are moving house, making a will, appointing a guardian for their children, setting up a trust or assigning Lasting Powers of Attorney. So if you’re looking for expert advice from a responsive team who can take care of all your family’s legal needs, talk to us.

What's New?

All Offices Are Now Open

We are so happy to announce that all three of our offices are now fully open. We have put in place all of the necessary controls to ensure that our clients and colleagues remain safe and that social distancing can be adhered to at all times.

We Have Re-Opened Our Ossett Office

Our Ossett Office is now OPEN on a Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday to serve our clients with their essential legal matters. We have face masks, screens and hand sanitiser and we'll be following social distancing strictly.

All other officer remain closed however we are still OPEN FOR BUSINESS as our team works hard from home so if you are in need of help and advice then please get in touch!

Thank You NHS and Key Workers

At times like these we are humbled at just how amazing people are. We’ve seen a whole host of selfless acts all in order to keep spirits high during these uncertain times. Here at Thornton Jones we wish to send our heartfelt thanks to our fantastic NHS workers and indeed all key workers who are putting themselves at risk for the benefit of others.

Thank you from the very bottom of our hearts. You are amazing.

My Legal Checkup

Take our FREE 2 minute My Legal Checkup to see whether you have the right legal products in place to make sure you and your family are protected.

Click here to take the My Legal Checkup.

This is a really useful and easy tool to help you find out what legal products you may need. Once you have completed the checkup, call us to discuss your needs further.