Legal Services for Individuals

With over 200 years experience, it is no wonder that Stephens & Son have become the most trusted law firm for personal and family matters in the Medway area and beyond. Combining the expert knowledge of a range of professionals in areas including divorce, inheritance tax planning, domestic violence and re-mortgaging property to name just a few, you can rest assured that the service you receive will be unrivalled on every level.

Family matters

From adoption to divorce, domestic violence to civil partnerships, we can advise you on plans, processes and procedures. Our family team are experts in their field and will utilise their skills and judgement to achieve the best results possible for you.


Landlord or tenant, buyer or seller, our Conveyancing team can assist you with your involvement in the world of property. Acting swiftly and cost effectively we will get you where you need to be as seamlessly as possible, leaving you free to focus on what matters to you most.

Standing up for your rights

No one should settle for any level of negligence no matter what the circumstances. Whether you’ve been the victim of a personal injury caused by a third party, have suffered medical negligence at the hands of a seemingly trained practitioner, or are in the midst of a dispute within the workplace, our teams will fight for you to achieve justice.

Planning for later life

Making a will can be done at any age and adapted if necessary should your circumstances change. No-one wants to think about dying but it’s imperative to ensure your wishes for your assets will be crystal clear when required. Our Private Client team can advise you on inheritance, tax planning, Power of Attorney and more to give you peace of mind for the future. 


If you need to move to the UK for work, our immigration lawyers can advise you on whether permission is needed and, if so, will help you gather the documents necessary to support your application.

In trouble with the law

Working solely in defence, our Criminal team can represent you and your case should you find yourself on the wrong side of the law. Whether a simple speeding offence or something more serious, trust in us to help you when you need it most.

Advising families throughout Kent and beyond

We have offices in Chatham Maidstone, Tonbridge, Gravesend and Tenterden.  We can also offer meetings at your home or via Skype or a conference call where appropriate.


We offer an initial appointment to discuss your requirements at a fixed cost.  After that we can arrange flexible payment terms, including monthly billing to help you budget. 

Get in touch

Call us on 01634 811444 if you need our help. Alternatively complete our Contact Us form and we will be in touch as soon as possible.

For further information please Contact Us or call to speak to one of our experts on 01634 811444.