Gotelee Solicitors Ipswich

Gotelee Solicitors Ipswich

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Our offices in Ipswich are based near the town centre on Elm Street near civic drive. The firm has always been based in Ipswich since it was founded in 1880. However, we also have offices in Hadleigh, Felixstowe and Woodbridge. Our Ipswich office has parking on request and to find out to get to our office, see below.

How can our Ipswich Solicitors help you?

Whether you go to our Ipswich, HadleighWoodbridge or Felixstowe offices, we can offer legal advice on all areas of the law for you personal needs and/or your business needs.

With over 100 lawyers and support staff, most of our solicitors are based in Ipswich and attend meetings at our other offices as needed. Our team of lawyers and solicitors specialise in a full range of services for the whole family, individuals and businesses.

The services we offer include family law (including divorce, separation, children and mediation), Conveyancing (buying or selling a house), Criminal law, Disputes, Debt recovery, Employment advice (for individuals and businesses), Elderly client advice (including Wills, Probate, Powers of Attorney, Tax and Trusts), Personal Injury claims, Business law (including employment, disputes, regulatory and transport).

This list is not exhaustive so please do get in touch with our Ipswich office for further information on 01473 211121 or email us on [email protected]

Our local community

As solicitors in Ipswich, Hadleigh, Felixstowe, and Woodbridge, the local community is very important to us and forms a big part of our strategy. We conduct a lot of CSR activity that gives something back to the local community to help those who need it the most.  To find out about what activity we do and how our solicitors help the Ipswich community – or can help you – visit our CSR page.

If our solicitors in Ipswich can be of assistance to you, please do not hesitate to call us on 01473 211121.

Gotelee is recognised as one of the top UK law firms

In a recent survey of East Anglian solicitors, the Legal 500 guide to the top legal firms in the UK reported that “Clients say that services are on a par with London… and that the firm has an excellent reputation”. Our lawyers have had individual recommendations too with four of our solicitors being acknowledged as Leading Individuals in their field of law.

Business Hours

Monday-Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm

Saturday/Sunday: Closed

Our Team

Ann Hardie is the main receptionist at our Ipswich office and upon your arrival, you will be greeted by either; Ann, Hannah Brumby, or Carol Hanrahan. If you have any enquiries, would like to make an appointment or have problems finding the office then please give our reception team a call on 01473 211121.

Travelling by car

You can use the map at the top of the page to get the directions to our Ipswich office – alternatively, you can follow the direction which follow.

To get to 31-41 Elm Street, Ipswich, IP1 2AY off the A14 (from the direction of Cambridge, Bury St Edmunds, Norwich)

Leave A14 at the slip road signed “A12 Colchester, London” and “A1214 Ipswich West”.

Turn left at the traffic lights at the end of the slip road and follow the A1214 for 3 miles into central Ipswich going straight at all roundabouts and traffic lights. At the end of Handford Road, at the roundabout with a sculpture in the centre turn right into Civic Drive, (dual carriageway) then immediately left into Elm Street. Our offices are then on the right hand side.

To get to 31-41 Elm Street, Ipswich, IP1 2AY off the A12 (from the direction of Colchester, London)

Go straight over the large round about where the A12 meets the A14. Leave by the exit signed Ipswich West and follow the A1214 for 3 miles into central Ipswich going straight at all roundabouts and traffic lights. At the end of Handford Road at the roundabout with a sculpture in the centre turn right into Civic Drive, (dual carriageway) then immediately left into Elm Street.

Our offices are on the right hand side of Elm Street. To access our car park take the first right in Elm Street, Curriers Lane, and the car park entrance is immediately on the left.


Parking is available at the office for clients to use whilst attending an appointment with us. To take advantage of this please call in advance to reserve a space and, on arrival, give details of your registration number to the receptionist.

There is also ample public parking nearby:

  • Metered street parking opposite the office in Elm Street (for short stays only)
  • A large underground car park (Spiral) at the nearby Civic Centre, entered from the roundabout on Civic Drive

Travelling by rail

Ipswich railway station is on the main London Liverpool Street – Norwich line and is an hour from London. Taxis are available at the station; alternatively, our office is an easy walk of about 10 minutes.

Ipswich Office:

31-41 Elm Street

Tel: 01473 211121
Fax: 01473 230387
Email: [email protected]
DX: 3220 Ipswich

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