John Fowlers Solicitors

Solicitors in Colchester serving the families and businesses of Essex since 1924


It was more than 90 years ago, in 1924, that John Fowlers Solicitors established its first office in Brightlingsea and we have thrived as leading solicitors in Essex ever since thanks to our professional, personable, and comprehensive private, commercial, and legal aid law services.

Founded by town clerk John Fowler, since opening, our firm has undergone many changes but still champions the importance of delivering quality legal services to families and businesses across the region. We have grown steadily over the years and continue to do so thanks to our commitment to industry innovation, which helps us to progress in ways others have not yet considered.

John Fowlers Solicitors holds dear the same values set down from day one. All our solicitors in Colchester and the surrounding areas have the qualifications and expertise required to deliver industry-leading, reliable advice and support. Our extensive knowledge of private, collaborative, commercial and legal aid law enables us to tailor the way in which we work to suit the personal circumstances of each of our clients. At John Fowlers Solicitors, all our clients receive an exemplary service.
Families and businesses across the region retain use of our legal services because they value our direct approach and commitment to achieving the best results in every case we manage. Our expert solicitors in Essex are specialists in their field, with each being carefully scouted and selected to join the prestigious John Fowlers team – we are committed to delivering reassuring and reliable legal advice in Essex.

In addition to serving our growing portfolio of private and corporate clients, John Fowlers Solicitors is proud to play an active part in the growth and development of our local community. From our offices in Brightlingsea, Colchester, West Mersea and Clacton-on-Sea, we support local charities, organisations and community groups as we have always felt it is our duty to give back to the community that has given us so much.

Our expanding Essex law firm delivers an impressive portfolio of legal services to individuals and organisations of all backgrounds. Click to find out more about our private law, commercial law, and legal aid services and to contact us.

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Age UK Essex
3 October 2017

The Private Client Department here at John Fowlers Solicitors LLP are honoured to be participating and supporting the first Essex Age UK Wills Month, commencing Monday 3rd – Friday 28th October.

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Types of Homebuyer Survey
19 July 2017

Our experienced conveyancing solicitors in Colchester explore the types of homebuyer survey so you can complete your purchase with peace of mind.

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Writing Your Will – Dying Matters Week
10 July 2017

Writing your Will can be a daunting prospect and most of our clients come to us unsure of the exact process and how best to prepare for their appointment.