It is with great sadness that after 44 years of trading, Short Richardson and Forth Solicitors Limited will be closing its doors on 30 September 2022, and will no longer be offering legal services.

Please be re-assured that all clients with live an active files will be contacted directly. If you have not been contacted already this will be done within the coming days.

For any URGENT matter that is not in relation to a file transfer please email Please note this email address will be only be monitored every few days. A response, where required, will be provided as soon as possible.

We have arranged that all Wills and Deeds within our possession will be stored by EMG Solicitors who can be contacted on 0191 500 6989.

Please note EMG Solicitors are unable to deal with any other matter and we would politely ask you to refrain from contacting them with any enquiries not in relation to Wills and Deeds.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our clients for their support.


The Directors