Newark is headed up by three partners, Jeremy Blatherwick, Andrew Stout and Stephanie Whitchurch.

Jeremy is the Senior Partner and he specialises in commercial and residential property law; his commercial property work has included sales, purchases, mortgages and leases; first registration of title; commercial agreements including terms and conditions of sale, Partnership and Shareholders’ Agreements. Jeremy’s commercial law experience is highly regarded by his clients.

Jeremy is supported by commercial lawyer, Mandeep Kaur.

Jeremy also the Head of the Conveyancing department and is supported by solicitors Hayley Barber and Jaya Venkatasamy and conveyancing executive, Kerry Baldwin.

Jeremy Blatherwick, a commercial solicitor at Tallents Solicitors in Newark discusses setting up a business

Jeremy Blatherwick

As well as being a Partner in the firm, Andrew has worked as a family and criminal lawyer, specialising in family law and children law since 1999 and is a member of the Law Society’s Children Panel. He is also an Accredited Family Law Specialist with Resolution. Andrew’s workload covers the broad range of family proceedings, including separation and divorce, financial matters which arise from separation and divorce and all issues in respect of children, such as Child Arrangements.

Andrew is supported by family lawyer Alexandra Kelly.

Andrew Stout, Partner and head of Family law at Tallents Solicitors looks at divorce and future financial claims

Andrew Stout

Stephanie is an experienced solicitor, Senior Litigator and Partner with Tallents and has been with the firm since 2012. She is also the Head of the Litigation Department, specialising in personal and commercial dispute resolution.

Stephanie is especially well regarded locally for her work on contentious trusts and probate matters.

She also has proven expertise in advising both employers and employees with regards to contentious and non-contentious employment law issues.

Stephanie works closely with solicitor and litigator, Ross Pierrepont.


Stephanie Whitchurch is Head of the Litigation in charge of personal and commercial dispute resolution

Stephanie Whitchurch

Jeremy, Andrew and Stephanie are also supported by a range of experienced solicitors and legal staff, including Sarah Allen as Head of the Wills, Trust and Probate department.

Sarah specialises in the preparation of Wills, inheritance tax advice and dealing with probate and estate administration. Sarah is supported at Newark by Elizabeth ReesAudrey Clayton, Jane Schofield and tax specialist, Malcolm Ellison.



Tallents Solicitors offers legal services in Newark, Nottinghamshire

Sarah Allen