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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


Our residential conveyancing team from Waterlooville have merged with our residential conveyancing team in Portsmouth to form one larger department. 

Rest assured, we will still be offering the same level of high service to our clients.

We continue to cover both office locations & our Waterlooville office remains open & fully manned for all legal services.

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

Step-by-Step Guide to Probate 

Probate is the legal process of administering a deceased person’s estate. This involves distributing any assets, such as property, money, and possessions to the deceased’s beneficiaries, settling any outstanding debts, and collecting any monies owed.   If...

Child Arrangements Over the Summer Holidays 

With the weather we have had over the last few weeks, you may be forgiven for thinking the British summer is still some way off.  However, the school holidays will be upon us before we know it and, for separated parents attempting to sort out childcare...

Step-by-Step Guide of What to do When Someone Dies

The death of a loved one is an extremely difficult time. In addition to coping with your grief, there are many practical arrangements that need to be made and, without specialist guidance and support, the situation can easily feel overwhelming. In this blog, our...

What Are the Advantages of a Separation Agreement?

Ending a marriage or dissolving a civil partnership is a huge step and not a decision that can be taken lightly. For those couples who may be experiencing difficulties in their relationship, a divorce or civil partnership dissolution can often seem too drastic, too...

National Conveyancing Week 2024: What Does the Conveyancing Process Involve?

Larcomes is proud to support this year’s National Conveyancing Week (NCW), which runs from Monday 11 March to Friday 15 March 2024. The now-annual event aims to raise the profile of conveyancers in the home-moving process, a role that is frequently misunderstood,...



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