Specialist Lawyers in Cumbria & Lancashire

We are one of the North of England's leading specialist commercial law firms. Our lawyers and solicitors work from our offices in Carlisle and Lancaster, and serve clients throughout the UK.

Lawyers for Business

We mainly act for privately owned companies, PLCs and entrepreneurs and our client base also includes financial institutions, nationally and internationally renowned companies as well as local authorities, other public bodies and charities.

We pride ourselves on our commercial ethos and approach. We focus wholly on the needs of business and are acutely aware of our responsibility to provide a commercially-realistic service.

Read More

Our Services

We have specialist lawyers for each of our core practice areas, which include:


Tonight on Love Island…

Joanne Holborn Joanne Holborn

The popular TV show has come under scrutiny recently after a contestant was removed from the show. Sherif, a black male contestant on the show, was removed after an incident where he was play

Read more

“A new life” – a new job?

Joanne Holborn Joanne Holborn

This case involved an office manager who was in a new role for just over three weeks when she informed her employer that she was pregnant. She subsequently resigned and brought claims including

Read more


CYZ Business Breakfast

June 28 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

We are pleased to be sponsoring a business breakfast at Carlisle Youth Zone on Friday 28 June. Join us at this free breakfast event with guest speaker, Kate Willard, Director of Partnership

Read more


CIPD Cumbria Mock Tribunal

June 5 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

We are delivering the CIPD Cumbria Mock Tribunal Event on 5 June 2019. In this interactive morning session will give you a good idea of what it is like to appear as a witness in

Read more

I'll keep banging the drum about #socialhousing ... until somebody takes my musical instruments away from me. The @PLA_Org_UK have indulged me, by giving me some space to put this into a blog. Thank you! pla.org.uk/2019/06/perspe… @BainesWilsonLLP @WiPUK @WIP_LancsCumb Retweeted by Baines Wilson LLP

Tonight on Love Island... Our employment team explore unconscious bias and #LoveIsland in their recent alert?! 🏖️☀️⚖️#BWEmpLaw baineswilson.co.uk/news/alerts/29…

Baines Wilson are passionate about providing a thorough service and delivering excellent value for money.

Email Alerts

Baines Wilson LLP send our clients and contacts legal updates by way of short email alerts. If you would like to receive our regular alerts, please follow the link below.

Sign up for Alerts

Awards & Accreditations