For over two hundred years Pothecary Witham Weld inc. Haslam & Payne Solicitors has been helping individuals, businesses and charities with whatever life brings. We are the local solicitors with a big heart, providing prompt, friendly and cost effective legal services.

Our trusted advice and friendly approach will help you find the solutions that you need today, so that you can get on with your tomorrow.


We have centuries of experience in advising clients. We understand our clients’ needs and the environment in which they operate, or the issues that they find themselves dealing with. We understand that navigating complex legal issues is not straightforward which is why our technical knowledge, wisdom and hands on approach means that we offer personable advice that avoids legal jargon. We are ranked as experts by The Legal 500.


Compassion is at the heart of what we do. We are proud to serve our local community and beyond, the charities that we look after and the businesses that we help succeed. We know our clients and we know the local market. As charity trustees and volunteers, we understand the concerns that charities have. As a business ourselves, we know the challenges that small businesses face. For us it is not just work, it is about showing care, courtesy and compassion for those people who entrust us with their legal problems.


We recognise that our clients as individuals, charities or businesses can have a multitude of needs, competing issues and deadlines to meet. We have an open and friendly team who are willing to pool their incredible expertise in a collegiate and collaborative way so that clients can trust us to find the best solution. For us it is all about the clients, the relationships that we build, that is what motivates us to do the best for...


We are a firm with traditional values, but a modern outlook. We have been in existence for a long time and seen many changes down the centuries, but what does not change is our commitment to providing you with the best legal services. We are dedicated to making a difference for our clients and the communities that we serve. This commitment is rewarded with the loyalty of our clients, many of whom have been clients of the firm for decades, and who seek our help wherever life takes them.

Our expert and friendly professionals are on hand now to discuss your legal matters.

Get in touch to find out more about how we can help you.