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Expert legal advice on your doorstep

Newly expanded Cockermouth office


3a Lakeland Business Park
Lamplugh Road
CA13 0QT

Tel: 01900 510366
Fax: 01900 823701

Services at our Cockermouth Office

Burnetts Solicitors has the largest team of specialist lawyers in Cumbria with a dedicated team of specialists based in Cockermouth. Our nationally-recognised and accredited solicitors have an in-depth understanding of their fields of expertise, and provide comprehensive legal support and advice to the communities of West Cumbria.

We have a team of experienced private client lawyers permanently based in Cockermouth who can support you and your family with services including:

Buying and selling property

  • Buying and selling
  • Re-mortgaging
  • Buy to lets
  • Equity release

Wills, Probate and Trusts

  • Will drafting
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Probate and administration
  • Inheritance planning

Family law  

 Medical Negligence

  • Complaints against doctors
  • Medical accidents
  • Dental claims

Serious Injury

  • Head injury claims
  • Compensation for spinal injury
  • Accidents at work / industrial diseases

Employment & HR

  • Problems at work
  • Executive severance
  • Unfair dismissal
  • Settlement agreements


  • Evicting tenants
  • Professional negligence
  • Contested wills

Court of Protection

  • Managing financial affairs on your behalf
  • Advice regarding care and support
  • Guidance on investments and welfare benefits
  • Personal injury trusts

Burnetts’ commercial lawyers can also help you with any aspect of your business needs including:

Commercial Property


Corporate and Commercial

Disputes and Debt Recovery

Employment & HR training in Cockermouth & beyond

Sector Specialists

West Cumbria is home to a particularly wide range of organisations. Burnetts has specialist solicitors in our Cockermouth office with experience in sectors such as: farming, education, energy, leisure and tourism and manufacturing.


Our Cockermouth office has free parking and full disabled facilities.

If you are unable to get to the Cockermouth office, our solicitors are happy to visit you at home.  Out of hours appointments are available if necessary.

Who to contact

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Tracy Stainton

Senior Associate Solicitor Tracy is Head of Burnetts' Cockermouth office.