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Solicitors in Cannock and Staffordshire focusing on residential, commercial, personal and family legal requirements.

Gardner, Iliff & Dowding are a solicitors firm based in Cannock, providing legal services since 1864.

 What legal service or advice do you require?



Our qualified Conveyancing experts can help with Sales and Purchases (property & land), Remortgages, Shared Ownership Leases, Deeds of Gift, Equity Release Loans, Council House Purchases, Lettings, New & Existing Leases, Tenancy, Land Development plus much more.

 Personal Injury

personal injury

Involved in an accident that’s not your fault? We have fully qualified, specialist Personal Injury team that deals with all types of personal injury claims such as road accidents, accidents at work, tripping and slipping accident, sports and leisure injuries. We also deal with medical negligence claims.

 Wills & Probate

wills and probate

Friendly, caring and sympathetic – our team can help with Estate and Inheritance Tax Planning, Asset Preservation, Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection Applications, Advice for the Elderly, Obtaining Probate and Estate Administration plus more.

 Family Law

family law

The Gardner Iliff & Dowding Family Law team are friendly, sympathetic and ready to assist you with expert legal advice regarding Divorce, Separation, Financial Applications, Children Act Proceedings as well as Contact, Prohibited Steps and much more.

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 About Gardner, Iliff & Dowding

 At a glance

Over 150 yrs

Established in Cannock

Established in 1864 by James Gardner, the firm has served the town of Cannock since the late nineteenth century.


Satisfied Local Clients

We’ve helped thousands of local clients with legal matters, and that number’s growing every day.


Legal Departments

We have teams ready to work with you on Conveyancing, Accident & Injury, Wills & Probate as well as Family Law.


Fully Qualified Solicitors

Every solicitor at Gardner Iliff & Dowding are 100% fully qualified – as well as being experts in their legal field.

 Your local solicitors

We may be one of the leading Cannock Solicitors, but we also help clients throughout Staffordshire, including; Chasetown, Brownhills, Chase Terrace, Burntwood, Heath Hayes, Bridgtown, Great Wyrley, Shifnal, Norton Canes, Aldridge, Walsall, Huntington, Hednesford, Rugeley & Stafford.

Why choose us

  • Established for over 150 years

  • Dedicated to absolute quality legal services

  • Friendly, approachable team

  • 100% fully qualified & accredited

  • Fast, efficient and professional

  • Affordable legal fees

  • We’re local to Cannock

 We're fully accredited

 Don't take our word for it

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“Unfortunately I was in a road accident that wasn’t my fault and suffered an injury. Having GID on my side, and on my doorstep, took the stress out of my accident claim. My claim was successful because Nic and his team went above and beyond – they are the best in Cannock!”

Claire, Heath Hayes

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“My wife and I never thought getting a Will could be such a breeze. Everything was explained to us and we felt in safe hands. The GID team were brilliant.”

Tony, Chasetown

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“I’ve used GID for both of my house moves and they’ve been brilliant. They’re fast, efficient and extremely professional – whilst keeping me informed at every stage. I felt reassured and confident throughout.”

Laura, Cannock

Get in touch

If you’re looking for residential, commercial, personal or family legal advice, then Gardner, Iliff & Dowding can help. 

Contact us on 01543 466941 today.