Compliance & Complaints

Compliance & Complaints

This service is provided by solicitors of England and Wales who are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. The Authority's rules can be accessed at

Hodge Halsall is a limited company 

Registered in England and Wales. Registered Number 10451228

Registered Office 18 Hoghton Street, Southport, PR9 0PA

Directors : Gordon Hatton, Mark P Robinson, Paul Leadsom

We use the word partner to refer to a director of the limited company

VAT Number 258818069

Hodge Halsall's Professional Indemnity Insurance is provided by Allianz Insurance plc. Should you wish to contact the insurers please write to The Claims Manager, Allianz Claims, PO Box 10509, 51 Saffron Road, Wigston, LE18 9FP. Allianz Insurance cover is worldwide except for claims made or actions instituted within United States of America or Canada or any territories which come within those jurisdictions.


If you have any problems with the work that we have undertaken on your behalf please raise your concerns in the first instance with the person who has responsibility for your matter. If this does not resolve your grievance please refer the matter to the Firm's Complaints Officer Mr Derek Alman at our Southport Office. Any complaint to Mr Alman should be within 6 months of the end of your matter or termination of the retainer.

We aim to resolve the significant majority of complaints "in-house". However, if you are dissatisfied with the response you receive from us then you may refer to-:

Legal Ombudsman, PO Box 6806, Wolverhampton, WV1 9WJ

Tel : 0300 555 0333  Email :

The Legal Ombudsman (LeO) service is available to members of the public, and very small businesses, charities, clubs and trusts.

Any complaint to the LeO should be within 6 months of our final response to you.