What our clients say about us.


‘Fast and efficient communication’

“Paula has been outstanding.  Clear, concise and thorough information and advice shared with me to bring my matter to conclusion.  Fast and efficient communication.  Would definitely recommend Paula and Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors for any legal issues.” C

‘…advice and support were invaluable to me…’

“Stuart’s advice and support were invaluable to me at a time of great stress and upset.  Thank you for the prompt responses and sound counsel. Settlement Agreement

‘very approachable and knowledgeable’

“Every legal term was clearly translated and explained.  Paula is very approachable and knowledgeable.  Her professional manner is excellent.” RC

‘Friendly, professional, efficient service’

“Friendly, professional, efficient service by all I came into contact with, making me feel relaxed and confident in my dealings.” EB

‘I felt confident in the service and advice provided’

“Paula did a great job of making sure I understood everything and was patient in answering questions and clarifying details.  I felt confident in the service and advice provided and therefore in my own ability to make the right decisions in response.” SF

‘gave excellent guidance and made the process much less stressful’

“Paula’s advice regarding an employment Settlement Agreement was extremely thorough and straightforward. She gave excellent guidance and made the process much less stressful.  I got the agreement I wanted.  I would highly recommend her services and law firm.” GH, Settlement Agreement

‘communication is clear, effective, and quick’

“Reaching Paula on my first enquiry phone call made the decision to use Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors instant.  Due to Covid-19 everything was done remotely, I hope once Covid is over this type of service remains a choice.  Paula’s support on my matter using Zoom and email was superb.  Her communication is clear, effective, and quick.  Paula’s professionalism led me through a sad situation with minimum fuss, this will allow me to quickly move on.” RY, Settlement Agreement

‘extremely professional’

“From first Meeting Paula, we were confident that she would advise us and help us to get the solution we wanted. Paula is extremely professional and explains all the process and laws in an understandable way for us so that we were able to make the right decisions for us. She also very approachable and took time to answer our questions. Highly recommend Paula and Geofffrey Leaver Solicitors.”  Mrs D

‘Great advice and service… I would strongly recommend this solicitor again’

“Great advice and service on my settlement agreement, Paula was a great help, quick and efficient. I would strongly recommend this solicitor again.” CN

‘Very reliable and swift service’

“Very reliable and swift service would highly recommend.” Mr G

‘The whole process was uncomplicated…’

“Stuart was very professional, provided me with the advice I needed. Communication was direct and timely. The whole process was uncomplicated and completed quickly.” Mrs O

‘Paula’s communication was exceptional’

“Paula was excellent, she took the time to understand my needs and then got to work. Paula was fast, efficient and friendly. Thanks to Paula as stressful situation was made easier and she obtained a great resolution. Paula’s communication was exceptional, she always kept her promises and kept me informed during the process. I was really impressed that Paula called when she said she would, I wasn’t left waiting, this reduces stress during a difficult time.” Mr C

‘I felt peace of mind…’

“Received a very efficient, easy to understand support. I felt peace of mind knowing that this matter is being handled by a capable person with my best interest in mind.” Mr W

‘excellent service from both a legal and advisory perspective’

“Paula Stuart provided excellent service from both a legal and advisory perspective. With the advice she provided, I was able to obtain a better settlement outcome without complex negotiations. She ensured I understood every clause in the Settlement Agreement. I will have no hesitation in recommending Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors to others.” Mrs B

‘…a calm and efficient service’

“At such an emotionally difficult time it was one less pressure having such a calm and efficient service. I couldn’t fault any aspect and feel you went above and beyond.  Your calm approach meant a fair resolution and avoided any unnecessary stress with my employer.” Ms P

‘excellent advice and support’

“Very efficient service providing excellent advice and support, enabled me to resolve the matter with my employer to my satisfaction.” Mr M

‘professional service’

“Great professional service as always.” Terry Wilkins, Managing Director, Pericom Plc

‘Fast, accurate and very professional service’

“Fast, accurate and very professional service and attention received.” Mr B, Settlement Agreement

‘Highly recommend him for any employment matters’

“I have had the pleasure of working with Stuart in the Geoffrey Leaver Employment team both as a business and personal client.  His legal professionalism coupled with his appreciation of the commercial side of any dispute is invaluable.  Highly recommend him for any employment matters.” Nicole

‘first class’

“The service has been first class.  From initial phone call I was able to see Paula the very next day.  Her advice has been invaluable and very much appreciated I will definitely be recommending Paula should someone I know require her services.”  ZF, Settlement Agreement

‘I felt my situation was taken seriously and was given the right advice’

“Paula Stuart helped me understand every single clause of the agreement in a complete jargon free language.  I felt my situation was taken seriously and was given the right advice.  Am so glad I went to Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors and will definitely recommend them to anyone seeking legal help/advice.” VS, Settlement Agreement

‘…slick and professional service…’

“A very slick and professional service, with regular clear communications and a very evident commitment to support and expedite my business needs.” Mr Clark

‘I would absolutely recommend Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors’

“I would absolutely recommend Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors to anyone seeking Employment Law advice, their professionalism is excellent and they are very efficient and appreciated all their advice.” AM, Settlement Agreement

‘I felt my interests were the key focus and priority’

“Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors provided a fully customer-focused service where I felt my interests were the key focus and priority.  The details of my case were examined fully and exhaustively with clarification sought for every detail.  At every stage I was given very clear advice and guidance with the implications of every aspect of my case explained definitively.  Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors enabled me to make a reasoned, informed and confident decision regarding my position and this enabled me to progress my case to a conclusion that represented my best interests.  I would not have the slightest hesitation in returning to the firm for advice and guidance should I require this again in the future.” HC, Settlement Agreement

‘…exceptional support and guidance’

“I selected Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors on the strength of their website and the relevant information that it provided.  The website was backed up with a highly efficient yet friendly service which provided exceptional support and guidance.  I have no hesitation in recommending their Employment services.” JR, Settlement Agreement

‘Efficient, attentive and considered’

“Efficient, attentive and considered.  When you need a solicitor, Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors should be your first point of call.” Mr M

‘an excellent solicitor…’

“Stuart Snelson is an excellent solicitor, to the point, very understanding, excellent advice guiding me through a very difficult time, would certainly recommend.” HS, Settlement Agreement

‘…straight to the point…’

“Amazing straight to the point service by Paula.  Highly appreciated!” JB, Settlement Agreement

‘first class and highly professional’

“The service I received from Paula Stuart at Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors was first class and highly professional and have no hesitation in recommending the company to others.” PY, Settlement Agreement

‘efficient and professional approach’

“Very efficient and professional approach to work.” NB, Settlement Agreement

‘excellent service’

“The service and professionalism I received from Paula Stuart was excellent both from a legal perspective but also from an advisory angle.  Paula influenced me on what would be deemed as reasonable compensation as she handles Employment Law for both the employee and employer, and her judgement was proven to be sound on the basis that my settlement claim was agreed without complex negotiation & negated the need for expensive litigation.” KL, Settlement Agreement


“Really responsive, understood me and what I needed and made it really simple for me.” Mark Taggart

‘extremely professional, helpful and knowledgeable’

“I found Paula Stuart to be extremely professional, helpful and knowledgeable.  I asked for several solicitors to call me as I was considering whom to give my business.  Paula took the time to give me the time ahead of knowing if she would gain from it and thus along with her professional and knowledgeable demeanour secured my business.” SM

‘Felt looked after at a difficult time’

“Felt looked after at a difficult time in my life, thank you Paula Stuart.” DS

‘…very helpful from day one…’

“I found Paula very helpful from day one – Paula explained everything to me clearly so I understood. Paula came to our site which made it easier for all of us. Overall – very happy and would recommend Paula to anyone.” PT

‘100% satisfied’

“Thank you for your assistance in this matter.  Your friendly professionalism, combined with expertise, was reassuring. We appreciated the excellent communication throughout, and were very pleased with the outcome.  Your assistance brought about a swift and satisfactory resolution.  I have completed the satisfaction form – 100% satisfied!” Peter Cant, Quovidion Ltd

‘very helpful and accommodating’

“As we are a US based firm Stuart was very helpful and accommodating in working with us.  It was very helpful to have his level of support while working at a relatively great distance.” Matt Horine, APTech Solids Limited

‘a demonstrable level of expertise’

“Paula Stuart provided me with a demonstrable level of expertise in terms of Employment / Contract Law and I have no hesitation in recommending her professional services to anyone with a similar or related requirement. Furthermore, I am likely to present any new personal contract of employment to Paula for her experienced assessment.” Kevin Faulkner

‘I was in safe hands’

“Very professional service. I felt like I was in safe hands.” Simon Kelly

‘Very good, reliable service’

“Very good, reliable service. Paula Stuart was very informative.” Ashley Winn

‘very efficient’

“I found dealing with Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors very efficient.  My case was dealt with swiftly and their communication throughout the short process was excellent I would recommend using them for employment related services.” Mark Crawford

‘finalised to my satisfaction’

“Stuart Snelson was very empathetic and pragmatic in helping me with my case and Paula Stuart ensured that momentum was maintained while Stuart was on annual leave, to ensure my case was finalised to my satisfaction in a timescale I wanted to achieve.”
John Scott

‘made the whole process a lot less stressful’

“I just wanted to let you know I received the monies last week and wanted to say thanks for a great job that you did – it made the whole process a lot less stressful.”
Mrs T, Bedford

‘provided exceptional services’

“Stuart Snelson has provided exceptional services in the particular field of work that he specialises in.”
Bishop Donald Bolt, National Secretary New Testament Church of God

‘…a pleasure to work with…’

“It is a pleasure to work with a lawyer who answers the questions asked, makes practical and relevant suggestions and is cost conscious.”
Christine Simpson, European Counsel, Mentor Graphics

‘honoured all the commitments she made’

“From start to finish the process was very professional and efficient – great support from Paula who honoured all the commitments she made.”
Kim Bircham

‘…just fantastic…’

The service was excellent and with compassion – efficient, timely – just fantastic – thank you.”
Trudie Sutton

‘Fantastic service’

“Fantastic service.”
Katharina Jones 

‘first class’

“A first class service.”
Simon James Bowler

‘very professional service…’

“This is a very professional service, everything was made plain and easy to understand. A very painless exercise.”
Steven Applegate