Oxfordshire firm with roots dating back to 1789 to open third branch after business boom

An Oxfordshire law firm that caters for wills, probate, inheritance and conveyancing are set to expand with a third branch. Hedges Law, which has roots dating back to 1789 – announced they will be opening another firm in Chipping Norton. 

The brand new branch will be headed by MD Nicola Poole with the office based at 22 High Street, which was formerly the Cotswolds Newsagents. The new opening will make this the third Hedges Law establishment in the country and the second to open in the last year.

Poole said:

“The Hedges team are delighted to announce our arrival in Chipping Norton.

“Hedges has had a presence in the region for over 200 years making us one of the oldest law firms in Oxfordshire and the Cotswolds.

“We are incredibly proud of our long history and the deep roots we have established in the communities we have served over that time.”

“We look forward to welcoming our clients to the new branch as well as working with local organisations and businesses to ensure the communities surrounding Chipping Norton have access to the best legal advice and support.”

The Cotswold Journal has reported that the long standing company, under the direction of nearby firm Habitat+ Architects, plans to redesign the interior space into an inviting environment for both staff and clients.

The expansion into Chipping Norton will create a presence in the Cotswolds, with the company aiming to broaden the firm’s reach following the opening of its Summertown location in north Oxford lats year, while its Wallingford office serves clients in the south of the county

Having seen its highest revenue figures in the last 12 months, Hedges has seen continued growth in recent years.

The firm currently employs 50 people and provides a range of legal services.

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