Contact Us

Colchester Office

Town Hall Chambers
St Runwald Street
Essex CO1 1DS

T 01206 576151
F 01206 761916

Brightlingsea Office

12 Victoria Place

T 01206 302694
F 01206 302961

Clacton-on-Sea Office

Jackson Chambers
Jackson Road
Essex CO15 1JA

T 01255 429735
F 01206 761916

West Mersea Office

45 High Street
West Mersea
Essex CO15 1JA

T 01206 384441
F 01206 761916

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About Us

John Fowlers Solicitors has grown to become a leading legal firm practising across Essex, Suffolk and the rest of East Anglia. We attribute our expansion to the firm’s core values, set down by our founding partners over 90 years ago.

Brightlingsea town clerk, John Fowler, established the firm in 1924 with a single belief that clients, and their unique personal interests, should be held at the centre of all we do. Our people have always championed the needs of our clients above all else and this now defines who we are today.

From our friendly, warm and welcoming solicitors offices in Brightlingsea, Colchester, West Mersea and Clacton, our expert team work tirelessly to deliver expert, value for money services that really make a difference where it matters.

Our unfailing attention to detail and knowledge of the law have made us the firm of choice for those looking to work with caring specialists who will deliver results. With over 50 employees, we have a powerful breadth of knowledge that means we can deliver a full legal service that can be tailored to meet the needs of our clients.

Our History

Discover more about the extensive heritage of John Fowlers Solicitors and the work we do in our community.

Our People

We are proud of our specialist people, and invite you to learn more about their background and areas of expertise.

Our Work

Learn more about our experience by reading short case studies summarising how we have made a difference.

Work With Us

View our current vacancies and learn more about the benefits of joining one of the region’s most exciting law firms.

  • "Karen who kept me sane so I felt valued....with sincere appreciation."

  • "Thank you so much for all your help and advice. You have given us good advice and have been so proactive to sort all the problems out."

  • "To James, we would like to express our gratitude and thanks for your kind support and advice you gave us during this very trying time."

  • "Very many thanks for your tireless and thorough work."

  • "I cannot thank you enough, Sarah and Karen, for all you have done for me over the last few months.  I know it is what you both do but I feel you went above and beyond, I felt safe in your care and that meant a lot during what was a difficult time for me."

  • "Dear Sharon, I wish to take this opportunity to thank you for representing me and for the outstanding work that you've done for me, especially in getting me off section"