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Welcome to Larcomes Solicitors

Larcomes’ roots go back to a family firm of solicitors, established in Portsmouth in the 1880s.

Larcomes are experienced commercial and family law solicitors with offices in Portsmouth and Waterlooville. We have a well-established reputation for our friendly service and are always on hand for our clients, providing personal and business legal advice.

Each and every member of our team of professionals is a specialist in their respective field. So whatever your individual or business legal requirement, when you talk to Larcomes you can be sure of expert advice.

Our Legal Services

We provide services for both individuals and business, use the options below to find out more information. If you have any questions then please do not hesitate to contact us using the options available.


Services For You


Services For Business

Why Choose Larcomes?

Established, local law firm

Providing outstanding client service has always been paramount at Larcomes Solicitors who began life as a small family solicitors practice in Portsmouth over a hundred years ago in the 1880s. Today, we continue to provide a range of both private and commercial legal services to our local community in Portsmouth and Waterlooville, and to clients across the UK. To reflect our commitment to always providing a top-quality service for our clients, we have been awarded a significant number of accreditations by a variety of independent professional bodies. Read more about our Awards. 

Specialist Expertise you can count on

Larcomes has been offering a comprehensive range of legal services for individuals and businesses for over 100 years. Each and every member of our team of professionals is a specialist in their respective field. So regardless of what your individual or business legal requirement is, when you talk to Larcomes you can be sure of expert advice.  Find out about our legal services for individuals or businesses by clicking on the links below:

Big Enough to Specialise, Small Enough To Care

Our aim is to provide legal services that are understandable, effective and economical. We will achieve that by a thorough understanding of the needs of our clients, clear communication with them and prompt and constructive engagement with those who represent others. This will be undertaken by our lawyers and support staff who will be well supported, trained and encouraged. –read our quality policy statement to find out more.

Support and Understanding

We understand that you will want a law firm that will work with you one-to-one to find a tailored solution to your legal matter and achieve the results you need. At Larcomes Solicitors, we are very proud of our track record in securing the right results for our clients, delivering high standards of client care. You can find out more by reading testimonials from some of our more recent clients, who spoke about the level of service Larcomes had provided them with. – What our clients say.

Community minded

At Larcomes we take our responsibility towards the community in which we live, seriously. We play an active role in the community, not only in business but also in community life. Community spirit is actively encouraged firm-wide and as a firm, we support a very wide variety of local and national charities. However, our ongoing commitment to the local community does not stop with just the provision of legal services. Charities our firm supports include HASAG, (a charity supporting Asbestos Disease Sufferers across the South of England), and ‘The LifeHouse’ which is a resource, support centre and kitchen that serves hot food in Albert Road, Southsea and whose aim is to target the immediate needs and issues surrounding homelessness and addiction for those in need in Southsea and Portsmouth. Read our community page to find out more.

News, Articles & Case Studies

Can Pensions be Included in Financial Settlements?

Despite their potential value, pensions are commonly overlooked during the financial settlement process when couples go through a divorce or civil partnership dissolution. However, pension funds can be extremely valuable and are assets, just like property, shares, or savings in bank accounts, and should not be dismissed or undervalued.

A Guide on the Process of Renting a Commercial Property

If you are a U.K. business and wish to rent a commercial property instead of buying it, the solicitors at Larcomes can advise you on a solution that suits your best interest. This article will provide you with advice from our commercial property solicitors covering the best way to rent commercial property for your business successfully.

What is the importance of leaving a Digital Legacy?

In today’s world, digital legacy is something everyone should take into consideration. We depend more on technology than ever and use digital platforms and channels daily.

LPA Registration Time Increased More Than 50%

Putting in place a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) whilst you still have the mental capacity to sign one – even if it is not needed now – can take away all that stress and worry. The reason is that the document remains valid if you later lose capacity and empowers your Attorneys to do what you yourself could have done if you were still able.

Larcomes Asbestos Claims

Richard Hopgood and Michael Osbourne from the Larcomes Industrial Diseases Team are pleased to announce the launch of our new Larcomes Asbestos Claims website.



168 London Road                    
North End
Tel: 023 9244 8100


Appletree House
17 St Georges Walk                  

Tel: 023 9224 6666