To all our valued customers,
Our primary concern is the wellbeing of our loved ones, and that of our staff and customers, and we sincerely hope you are safe and well.
For several weeks we have been preparing our business to ensure we can continue to provide legal services during the Covid-19 outbreak.
Our business model is already built around smart working, with our technology designed to support over 200 lawyers who already work from home, reducing the need for social contact.
The information here outlines how we will continue to operate and what adjustments we are making to ensure the safety of our clients and staff.

Read more here

Carol Lee Carol Lee
Senior Consultant Solicitor

Specialist areas:

Commercial and Residential property, including business leases, freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, business acquisitions and disposals, partnership agreements , contracts of employment, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Carol has been a qualified solicitor since 1983 and has many years experience in all types of property matters (both commercial and residential) , and the drafting of wills and powers of attorney. She specialises in particular in commercial property work and enjoys providing practical legal advice to her clients on the set up and acquisition, or disposal, of new businesses.

Carol joined Setfords in 2010 as a consultant solicitor to provide a high quality and cost effective legal service to clients in in Rutland, Stamford, Leicestershire and throughout England and Wales. In 2018, Carol and her husband Jules set up home in Scotland but continue to represent clients throughout England and Wales through Setfords head office. Carol also specialises in helping clients to move from England to Scotland (and vice-versa), dealing with the English and Welsh property side, while working closely and liaising with a Scottish solicitor on the Scottish property side.

Carol has a meeting room in Melton Mowbray, in Leicestershire, from which her assistant and Residential Conveyancing Manager, Sarah Pembleton works.

Carol can be contacted on her direct line number 01572 453101 or email

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