GWlegal Reviews

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About GWlegal:

GWlegal’s ultimate mission is to provide a fully rounded legal proposition for clients, who will return to GW again and again.

We offer the everyday legal services you require to move smoothly through each stage of life’s journey. Property law when purchasing your first home. Equity release when you are ready to retire. Financial claims or personal injury services when something goes wrong. Will writing to protect you and your loved ones.

Who is GWlegal? We are a national firm with local values.

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0345 373 3737

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Location:

20 Chapel Street

My first offer was rejected due to late request of updated buildings insurance. This caused a lot of stress the insurance documents had been renewed on the 1/4/21. I understand solicitors are busy but my suggestion is not to wait till the day before to check records as this may be a hindrance to a solicitor but to the client this may have devastating consequences.
Posted 1 month ago
Hello Miss Paul, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 1 month ago
Initial contact and communication was excellent; however, towards end of selling house it was very frustrating - unable to make contact, emails and voice mails left unanswered.
Posted 2 months ago
Hello Mr Swiggs, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 2 months ago
Very slow, took months longer than expected. Not very good at communicating to anyone.
Posted 3 months ago
Hello Mrs Emeerith, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 3 months ago
Long delays in forwarding information. Wrong information given, creating more delays. Very slow to chase up queries. Final fee a lot more than expected.
Posted 5 months ago
Hello Ms Turner, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GWteam.
Posted 5 months ago
Originally requested a Will back in September. Paid for it but am still waiting for it. Not professional and not very impressed
Posted 5 months ago
Hello Mr Smith, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GWteam.
Posted 5 months ago
1. You send out document sets with some blank pages with no explanation as to what the blank pages mean. 2. You are very poor at replying to emails. 3. You don't seem very customer orientated and keeping your clients informed.
Posted 6 months ago
Hello Mr Hayter, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GWteam.
Posted 6 months ago
doubled up on redemption statement cost when we was already charged by Hodge bank, solicitors fee double the amount on estimated cost, certain staff not friendly
Posted 6 months ago
Hello Mr Gough, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GWteam.
Posted 6 months ago
Had to always chase what was happening, Many errors with paperwork no apologies, for the errors Charges added at end , no warning of these charges When asked about this basically told tough and no recompense for length of time to carry out the work 12/16 weeks became 19 months or the errors that cost time and more expensive loan
Posted 6 months ago
Hello Mr Miller, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GWteam.
Posted 6 months ago
Needed explaination
Posted 8 months ago
Hello Mr Gandaa, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 8 months ago
Poor customer service.
Posted 9 months ago
Hello Eduardo, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 9 months ago
The lack of one to one contact, Excessive amount of Papers,(triple ?)
Posted 9 months ago
Hello Mr Pottle, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details, and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 9 months ago
Poor customer service
Posted 10 months ago
Hello Mr West, many thanks for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 10 months ago
Using GW for equity release as advised by Age Partnership I believe the process was not progressed properly resulting in weeks of delay until I involved myself as per the emails on the 7/4/20 when I confirmed that it was not Barclays holding things up (after I was told they were the reason for the delay) when Barclays hadn't in fact received a request for a redemption figure. In my view this is a fair appraisal.
Posted 1 year ago
Despite all the requested paperwork from me having being posted and/or emailed in good time to yourselves, the inexplicable delay on your part meant that it almost cost me the original interest rate agreement with Age Partnership. This, I must stress, was not due to the current difficulties re Coronavirus. The matter should have been settled long before. I felt ignored and uninformed.
Posted 1 year ago
Hello Ms Lane, many thanks for your feedback. We are very sorry that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 1 year ago
We have given a POOR rating as we feel there was a distinct lack of communication from GWlegal. We feel we were not kept up to date with what was happening with the process, the process we feel was not carried out in a timely manner e.g. it appeared that we had to sign the same document several times as it repeatedly became out of date before the process was completed. Due to the process taking approximately 9-10 months the interest rate has been raised before the completion date and a second survey had to be done.
Posted 1 year ago
Hello Mr Grant, many thanks for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 1 year ago
lack of communication and not enough care shown to the clients. can’t understand how it took nearly 4 weeks to find another firm of solicitors acting for barret homes, a major builder.
Posted 1 year ago
Poor communication, lack of urgency, inadequate attention to detail, robotic and generally unhelpful. Job ultimately got done once the urgency suited them, but painfully obvious as a customer that you are just a number to them.
Posted 1 year ago
Hello Mr Eadon, many thanks for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 1 year ago
As I'm still awaiting a completion date, I cannot write a review!
Posted 1 year ago
Several errors in forgetting to get all correct paperwork signed, 3 signatures were needed therefore paperwork had to be posted out to us and returned to you, plus having given your operative our joint paying in book to copy the details from and yet he still managed to put a cheque number down instead of the sort code, this also had to be confirmed again by taking a photo and e mailing it to you, even this was not confirmed until we asked for confirmation. The person seemed to be under pressure to get it done quickly. Basic errors but could have been avoided had he not been in such a hurry. We feel that completion of this was delayed due to this. It should have completed in 2019 rather than 2020.
Posted 1 year ago
Not impressed , three days after completing I have not received a statement from your company
Posted 1 year ago
Hi Mr Freeman. Many thanks for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear that our services did not meet your expectations. We would really like to discuss your case with you in more detail. Please send us an email on discuss@gw.legal with your case reference number and contact details and someone will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Kind regards, the GW team.
Posted 1 year ago
GWlegal is rated 4.76 based on 2,640 reviews