Our offices in Hampstead have now re-opened. We are working safely and observing Government guidelines at all times.

Many of our staff are working in the office but some will be working remotely from home. All staff are able to provide their services as normal by telephone, email or video conferencing.

Please see our Services page or Team page to find the contact details you require.



If you are worried about whether or not you can make or change your will, we provide a professional and efficient service and will guide you through the execution process, complying with current social distancing requirements.

Estate Administration

If you have lost a loved one, we can provide support and assist with the application for a Grant of Probate and with every step of the administration of the estate.

Lasting Powers of Attorney/Deputyship Applications

We can also advise you on making Lasting Powers of Attorney or Deputyship applications, should you or a family member be concerned about loss of capacity or simply want to plan for the future .


To discuss any of these matters further please contact Karen O’Brien (; 020 7317 8686) or Lucy Townsend (; 020 7317 8697).


Traditional values, modern approach

Solomon Taylor & Shaw brings all the experience and capability of a City of London law firm, with the responsiveness and personal attention of a smaller practice. Founded by Sir Harry Solomon in Hampstead over 30 years ago, our firm offers first class commercial advice to corporate clients and runs a renowned private client practice. Solomon Taylor & Shaw is now part of Balms Group International, an international organisation of independent law firms. Please visit for more details.

We are consistently recommended in the Legal 500. 

Recent testimonials include: "

Solomon Taylor & Shaw's 'excellent team provides a client-focused service'."

"Impressive in handling the matter in a commercial and pragmatic way."

"Excellent partner engagement with the work: city experience and skills without the price tag."

"Their commerciality and sensitivity to the clients needs are excellent."

Legal 500

Professional solicitors in North London

Solomon Taylor & Shaw is an established practice of specialist solicitors. North London based but with real City experience, we are a team of highly motivated, professional and approachable partners and solicitors, each with a specific field of specialisation. We are a relatively small practice – 13 partners – but we think 'big' and punch well above our weight. We pride ourselves on being highly commercial and forward thinking, and enjoy working closely with our clients to offer a truly personal high quality service. Our practice operates from attractive offices in Hampstead, North London.