John Birkby & Co
Solicitors in Oldham

Founded by John Birkby in 1985, we aim to provide cost effective legal advice tailored to the individual needs of our clients.

We offer the first half hour appointment FREE for new clients.

Our legal services
for you and your business.

Welcome to John Birkby & Co solicitors in Oldham. The firm was founded by John Birkby in 1985 and we aim to provide cost effective legal advice tailored to the individual needs of our clients.

Solicitors in Oldham
Conveyancing in Oldham


Moving house can be stressful, we seek to help by taking care of the legal details, maintaining contact with all parties and keeping you informed at all stages.

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Family Law Solicitors in Oldham, Saddleworth

Family Law

We follow Resolution’s code of practice which promotes a non-confrontational approach to family problems, seeking to achieve solutions that consider the needs of the whole family.

Solicitors in Oldham
Wills and Probate in Oldham

Wills & Probate

A will needs to comply with statutory requirements in relation to signature. Where we prepare the will we ensure these are complied with.

Lasting Powers of Attorney in Oldham
Lasting Power of Attorney in Oldham

Lasting Powers of Attorney

A lasting power of attorney (LPA) is a legal document appointing a person you trust to act on your behalf. It can cover property and financial affairs, or personal welfare.

We build close working relationships with our clients

If you need legal advice, get in touch today by calling 0161 626 5686​. Alternatively, complete our online enquiry form and we will get back to you.

Contact us today.
0161 626 5686​

Expert Solicitors based in Oldham

Our talented team of solicitors provide expert advice
across a range of legal services through a range of industry sectors.

John Birkby and Co.

The firm was founded by John Birkby in 1985.

As long established solicitors in Oldham, our aim is to provide the best legal advice and services. We are pleased to announce that we have been re-accredited under the Law Society Conveyancing Quality Scheme for an eighth year.

Our offices are based in Oldham, with free parking, where you can make use of our free 30 minute consultation to find out more about how we can help. Home visits and appointments outside of our normal working hours can be made via appointment.

Get in touch today and arrange a free 30 minute consultation.

Solicitors in Oldham

Why our clients
choose John Birkby & Co.

We work hard for our clients across all legal services and ensure we provide the best legal advice and a professional service. Read some of our reviews left on Google by our clients.


Your matter will be dealt with by an experienced solicitor.

“Dear Fiona, we would like to thank you for the excellent service and attention provided by yourself and staff. It is much appreciated.”

– Linda H


We are local enabling clients to arrange appointments to discuss their case face to face.

“Thank you for all your hard work” – Mike and Dawn

“Having worked locally for many years I knew of your company and it’s good reputation.” – Mr and Mrs W


The same solicitor deals with your case throughout.

“Dear Danielle, Thank you so much for your help and great service.” – Kai U


We offer a personalised and approachable service.

“From “dream to reality”. The customer satisfaction survey cannot reflect the personalisation of the service received. Danielle has supported, driven and relentlessly helped us to achieve our aspiration in buying, selling and finally acquiring our forever house. A credit to her profession.”

– David and Catherine


Many of our clients have used our services on numerous occasions and recommend us to their friends and relatives.

“I have recommended you to quite a lot of different people so hopefully if they need your services they will contact you. Once again a big thank you for your excellent service.”

– Jill McC

keith Knott
keith Knott
Only sent them a email the other day..waiting for update
stephen robinson
stephen robinson
Excellent, proactive solicitors. Very easy to contact and competitively priced for house purchases and sales.
P & S Hudson
P & S Hudson
Used this solicitors today for the first time, phoned this morning for an urgent appointment was seen in the afternoon, pleasant receptionist and solicitor. Will definitely use them again if need too. Thanks again.
tony furlong
tony furlong
Excellent service.
Michelle Drysdale
Michelle Drysdale
Very pleasant experience, treated in confidence, very informative. Fiona was very professional, knowledgeable.
Martin Reed
Martin Reed
Great service from the solicitors