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The Law Society Accredited - Clinical NegligenceLexcel Legal Practice Quality MarkThe Law Society Accredited - Conveyancing Quality

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100 Victoria Street, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS1 6HZ

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Foot Anstey LLP

Conveyancing/property

1 stars

02/07/20 - Reviewed by Marler

They are very bad! We had our purchase passed on to different conveyors twice and each time the new person had limited information on the original inquires to the seller. When I ask if one request was actually needed the response was, "I don't know since I didn't make these inquires it was the previous person". When I call to check on process they are rude ending the calls in minutes (I only called three times because of this). I have to e-mail 3 or 4 times to get a response which has not once actually answered the questions I have asked. The main response I get each time is "waiting on responses" When I asked what specific inquires are still outstanding I was told "items pertaining to the property". This is the first review of anything I have ever written but I am so frustrated with the service I think I think it is important for people to know not to choose this firm when selling or purchasing a home. I honestly can say it is surprisingly bad service and if I could give it 0 stars I would.

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Foot Anstey LLP

Conveyancing/property

1 stars

20/02/19 - Reviewed by Anonymous

Alas ZERO / O is not an option.
This firm has terrible service, and in cahoots with Barrat Home Southampton, selling flats that had doubling ground rents.
When a complaint was made, It has then hidden behind the ignorance of customers to limitations law and record retention - which of course has no paperwork that implicates there bad services in lieu of fees and monies.
Offered no assistance in helping with the leasehold scam.
Proper criminals and fraudsters, protected by the SRA
This firm needs investigating, but is probably protected by the corrupt judiciary in the South West of England and people like Mogg.

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Foot Anstey LLP

Personal injury

1 stars

26/09/18 - Reviewed by Silvia

Poor communication! All the time I have to sent email to ask what happens with my daughter claim.
In conclusion, they decided to give the file to pupil Barist and conclusion is : 30% to win, because is our fault like parents, :) how’s in this world like parents, do something like that? To injury the child? That was a racism. It’s not right, my daughter have problems with her circulation to that leg and now! Anyway I haven’t been happy with that Solicitor.

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28/06/18

Outcome: Failure to follow instructions, Failure to keep papers safe, Failure to investigate complaint internally
To pay compensation for emotional impact and/or disruption caused, To pay compensation of a specified amount for loss suffered

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28/06/18

Outcome: Failure to follow instructions, Failure to keep papers safe, Failure to investigate complaint internally
To pay compensation for emotional impact and/or disruption caused, To pay compensation of a specified amount for loss suffered

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Foot Anstey LLP

General Legal advice

1 stars

11/04/18 - Reviewed by Anonymous

In the pocket of their banking masters, meting out bully-boy tactics to beat you into submission. Threats of massive cost bills, harassment, and aggressive tactics. Even got the Nuremburg defence off to a tee. "it's really not personal, we're just a commercial entity doing what our client wants us to do". Well it's personal to me. These people have no humanity. If you care about the lives of normal people ahead of the interests of corporate power, then please do not ever use this law firm.

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Foot Anstey LLP

General Legal advice

1 stars

20/12/17 - Reviewed by Anonymous

We used these for the purchase of our house. They are by a very large margin the most incompetent company I have had the misfortune to have had dealings with. They are staffed by very inexperienced people who still have the mentality of school children. You have to harass them nonstop to get anything done. Truly truly dreadful. Avoid like the plague.

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Foot Anstey LLP

Conveyancing/property

1 stars

10/12/17 - Reviewed by Anonymous

This firm is clearly more interested in making money, than the interest of the client.
The did not pick up onerous ground rent terms due to clear collusion with Barratt Homes and not properly supervising junior staff.

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Foot Anstey LLP

Conveyancing/property

1 stars

16/11/17 - Reviewed by Anonymous

Did not explain things properly and wasted my time by making me run around for things i didnt even need. Causing more stress

Very much supporting the builder not me

Had to chase them alot

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Foot Anstey LLP

Conveyancing/property

1 stars

22/09/17 - Reviewed by Annoymous

Couldn't convince mr to use them again even if you paid me.

No urgency and a waste of space.

Avoid at all costs as expensice and you get the service provided by volume conveyancers.

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Foot Anstey LLP

Conveyancing/property

1 stars

01/09/17 - Reviewed by Dan

Incompetence round every corner. We were referred to Foot Anstey by our house builder and have used them to conveyance the sale of our existing property.

After 5 weeks from the 3rd parties solicitors being instructed, Foot Anstey they had no idea whether searches had been completed and had not liaised for the weeks with them. They advised "we are waiting for inquiries".

Low and behold the buyers had pulled out which I have been advised could have been identified weeks before if our conveyancer was actually doing their job chasing whether they had been completed or not.

The second time round, they were no better until I threatened them with a compliant to the SRA. Since then things have moved along, until you stop calling and give them a couple of days rest-bite.

I am still dealing with them after nearly 3 months (No nearer to sale) and if you are, I would advise to hound them. If you are thinking about using them, I would suggest going to a tin-pot volume conveyancer as you will pay half the amount of money and still get a better service.

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Foot Anstey LLP

General Legal advice

1 stars

04/01/17 - Reviewed by Anonymous

My builder suggested this solicitor. They work in favor to builder and they never support their customer. In my experience they even lied to us we found that out and address it to them but still no response or apologies. I would strongly not recommend them. I have gone through so many struggles with the builder but still no support or no word from this solicitor.

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Foot Anstey LLP

Conveyancing/property

1 stars

15/06/16 - Reviewed by Anonymous

Foot Anstey undertook my house conveyancing in 2015. Things went smoothly until the final billing and then subsequent complaints process. I would NOT recommend them, indeed, based on my own experience I would recommend actively avoiding them

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Foot Anstey LLP

Conveyancing/property

1 stars

27/10/14 - Reviewed by Anonymous

Acting on behalf of builder while conveyancing for the buyer

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