All the staff at Garner & Hancock  observed a two minute silence today. Armistice Day, on 11 November 1918 marked the end of the First World War and is a day to remember and honour those who have paid the price for our freedom.

386 Isleworth men were killed in the 1st World War.

Garner & Hancock made a donation to the Royal British Legion


Garner & Hancock Reception at Carvossos


On Wednesday 14th October 2015 Garner & Hancock hosted a reception at Carvossos in Chiswick to mark the occasion of the retirement of Mr Julian Hutson. Mr Hutson was educated at Harrow School and Trinity College Dublin and has practiced as property lawyer for over 40 years.

Mr Hutson has stepped down from being the senior partner but continues as a consultant partner.

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Mr Vinay Tanna the Managing Partner hosted the event. “this was a time to celebrate the life of a true gentleman who has brought this firm so far during his 22 years with the practice.”julian's retirement party 1

Attending  the event were former partners of the practice and clients old and new, including those sitting in the House of Lords, Judges and from industry and property fields.  This was also an opportunity to formally welcome two new partners to the the practice, Mrs Kiran Walia and Ms Julie Strudwick. They are both experienced property lawyers and will carry on a strong property department at Garner & Hancock.


Senior property lawyer joins Garner & Hancock

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It is with pleasure that we warmly welcome to the property department, Miss Julie Strudwick.  Julie is a seasoned property lawyer working previously for a Legal 500 firm.

She specialises in residential conveyancing and development work.

She loves going to the Gym and is a keen theatre and concert goer.



Garner & Hancock supported  Spark’s 35th anniversary at their Summer Celebration in the stunning surroundings of the Great Conservatory of Syon House on Wednesday 24th June 2015. The event was hosted at the The Duke of Northumberland’s Estate in Isleworth



Vinay Tanna who is on the advisory board of Spark, attended the Reception, co-hosted by Brentford Chamber of Commerce.


Spark work  with education and business to prepare young people for working life and enhance their employability through practical, accredited and inspiring work-related experiences





London to Brighton charity Bike Ride – Congratulations to Neville Simpson

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Congratulations to Neville Simpson  for completing the London to Brighton bike ride on Sunday 22 June 2015. Neville who proudly owns a Brompton Bicycle (one of the clients of Garner & Hancock) completed the 54-mile bike ride to raise money for the British Heart Foundation. Neville with  around 22,000 cyclists from Clapham Common in London finished on the seafront in Brighton. See picture above.

Garner & Hancock has proudly sponsored Neville in his endeavour.

Garner & Hancock Christmas Party on the Square with the Salvation Army






The Garner & Hancock annual party was held on Thursday 18th December 2014,


With warm mulled wine and mince pies, our clients, friends and neighbors joined in the carol singing on Lower Square, led by the Salvation army and the All Saints Church Choir. A beautiful tree and lights adorned the square outside our offices.

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A Cheque was presented to the Mayor’s representative Councillor Ruth Cadbury who is the  Labour candidate standing for Member of Parliament for Brentford and Isleworth.  The donation from Garner & Hancock of £100 was presented by Deborah Creigh, a partner and Niamh Murphy, a private client solicitor at Garner & Hancock LLP



The Mayor of Hounslow, Councillor Corinna Smart – Mayors supported charities are Hounslow Community FoodBox and the London Wildlife Trust.







Free Wealth Protection Seminar

from birth through marriage and death. Topics will include:

•Lasting Powers of Attorney
•Deeds of Trust
•Discretionary Trusts
•Nuptial agreements & Cohabitation agreements

Tuesday 18th November, registration and drinks at 6.45pm.

Speakers: Mr Daniel Flynn, Miss Niamh Murphy and Mr Vinay Tanna

Please register by contacting
Garner & Hancock, 4 Church Street, Old Isleworth, TW7 6BH


Congratulations to Neville Simpson on completing the Ealing Half Marathon

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Neville Simpson staff member of Garner & Hancock completed the Ealing Half Marathon for the Alzheimer’s Society on Sunday 28th September 2014.


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Garner & Hancock supports the Alzheimer’s Society.



Neville took about 2 and A Half hours to finish. He said “I was so very pleased to see the finishing line in Llamas Park” He added “Thanks to all the supporters who lined the route and shouted out my name as I passed by(see T shirt).”Neville is a keen runner and cyclist and been with Garner & Hancock for over 18 years.

Cheaper alternative to Court in Family proceedings – ARBITRATION



Please see the Article by Charlie Dunckley on the introduction of Arbitration to resolve family disputes.

Click here to read the full article

London to Paris Bike Ride 13-15 September 2014 – Good Luck

PARISLondon to Paris Bike Ride 13-15 September 2014

Our Nikki Johnston is shortly to complete her Cycle from London to Paris and raise funds for the charity Relate.

The challenge is to cycle 237 miles in just three days! The ride will Nikki  through rolling English countryside and the breath-taking panorama of Northern France to a spectacular finish at the Eiffel Tower. 

Garner & Hancock are proud to support Nikki in her exciting challenge.

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