About us

George Ide LLP is an independent full service legal practice providing clients with quality legal advice and representation, at a reasonable cost, in today's challenging economic environment. Established in 1966 and working from three offices in the Chichester and Bognor Regis area we are one of the largest and most diverse law firms in the area.

Our solicitors pride themselves on delivering dependable, expert advice and services both within the local community and throughout the UK. We aim to forge strong, trusting relationships with clients in both private and commercial spheres and believe that when you have George Ide on your side your private legal interests, or those of your business, will always be handled with confidence and expertise.

You will find us to be forward thinking, open and friendly - with an entrepreneurial approach to business related matters and a sensitive, caring manner in relation to difficult personal issues. Whether you need a company sale or acquisition, once you have instructed George Ide, you can feel confident of receiving the very best legal advice and representation.

Our business and commercial team works extensively for local and national companies, a range of SMEs, landowners, farmers, property developers and investors. Our firm has strong, longstanding ties with local estate agents, landlords and estates as well as many other types of business and enterprise.

Our first-rate private client department houses partners and solicitors specialising in family law, wills, trusts and probate matters. Alongside this, we have a well-established personal injury and clinical negligence practice which is recognised as being one of the best in its field.

Unusually for a law firm we have an in-house investment advice department, headed by one of our partners, which advises upon an ever-growing portfolio of investments for a wide range of private investors and trusts.

We openly publish our firm's values, welcome feedback and relish the opportunity to interact with new and existing clients wherever we can be of assistance.

Call now to find out how we can help
01243 786 668
Bognor Regis
01243 829 231

Latest news

Work injury and fatality figures for 2013

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is urging employers to pay more attention to the welfare of their staff in 2014.

Latest figures show that there were 1,923 serious work-related injuries sustained by employees in the East of England last year, and 16 fatalities.


Self-employed man might now claim for fall

A building maintenance company, based in Kent, has been prosecuted and fined by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after one of its contracted workers suffered personal injuries in a fall from height.


Michael Schumacher sustained ski accident head injury

Friends, family, and fans of Michael Schumacher are still waiting to see what the long-term effects of his skiing accident head injury might be after the incident on Sunday.


Garden grievance in Essex neighbour dispute

Two sets of neighbours are to have their long-running legal battle over land boundaries heard on appeal, the Telegraph reports.


Same-sex marriage sees speedy implementation in family law

According to a BBC report the first same-sex marriages will take place in England and Wales on 29 March 2014.


Mandatory Early Conciliation Scheme in employment law 2014

As the year comes to a close employment lawyers and employers around the country will start to take stock of relevant changes to legislation which will come into force in 2014.