Solicitors in Chelmsford - legal advice in Chelmsford

Based in Chelmsford, Essex, Birkett Long is focused on people – not only our clients, but our staff, business partners and those living in our local communities.

Chelmsford is one of the newest cities in the UK after being granted city status as part of The Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations. We are also proud to be part of a region that is recognised as one of the safest places to live in the UK.

Our solicitors in Chelmsford represent clients across a wide range of legal areas from property guidance and financial issues, to buying a company or intellectual property rights. This extends into a multitude of industry sectors including construction, charities, education and much more.

At Birkett Long we believe in listening to our clients and use this first-hand insight along with our legal expertise to ensure the very best outcome. All of our communication and response procedures have been carefully developed to ensure our clients receive constructive advice and innovative solutions.

We understand that our clients in Chelmsford will not judge us on results alone. The way they are treated is of equal importance. That is why we place a heavy emphasis on managing and maintaining all of our client relationships. It is our belief that providing outstanding customer service is key to client satisfaction and the continued success of our business.

Since opening in 2002 we have helped thousands of people in Chelmsford, giving them expert legal advice, invaluable guidance and value for money. No matter how big or small your situation, our solicitors are always available to discuss how they can help you find the right solution.

Birkett Long’s Chelmsford office is an exciting place to work and remains focused on investing in the training and development of all our staff. The firm supports a host of local charities through fundraising, offering legal services and donating staff time. Birkett Long is committed to working with charities such as Farleigh Hospice, Chelmsford Cathedral Choral Foundation and others in and around Chelmsford.

It’s not just about knowing the law.


Birkett Long LLP
Faviell House
1 Coval Wells

Tel: 01245 453800

Directions to our Chelmsford office

Birkett Long is just a 15 minute walk away from Chelmsford town centre, and Bond Street. Chelmsford train station is just a 10 minute walk away. 

If you are going to travel by bike and would like to plan your route, click here for the Essex Highway Chelmsford cycle map. 

The nearest bus stops are nearby on Parkway, a 3 minute walk away. Bus routes numbered, 3, 6, 31, 31B, 31C, 31X, 33, 36, 40, 41, 47, 51, 51A, 510 & 513 regularly stop here. Please click here for live Parkway bus times. 

To locate a bus network click here to find your nearest bus service. 

The Chelmsford Park and Ride service offers a quick shuttle bus into town from the Park and Ride site located on the A130 east of Essex Regiment Way. 

The nearest train station is Chelmsford train station, which is a 10 minute walk from Faviell House. There are frequent trains from London, Colchester, Ipswich and Norwich and stations in between. You can plan your journey to Chelmsford station on the Greater Anglia website

You can hire a bike at the station via Bike and Go

Lift Share
If you have to travel by car, could you share with colleagues, friends or relatives? Alternatively, you could search for a car share using the Essex Lift Share website.

The nearest car park is Fairfield road Car park, which is just a few minutes' walk across Parkway. All of the car parks in Chelmsford can be found here

If you have an electric car, you can check out the nearest charge points here

Birkett Long's Chelmsford office is just off Parkway and has parking spaces available, but these must be booked in advance. Please call the office to book your space. 

Click here to view a map and directions to our Chelmsford office from Colchester or the M25.

We also have offices in Colchester and Basildon.

Birkett Long IFA LLP provides independent financial advice

Birkett Long Human Resources provides an employment law and HR support package that meets the needs of business owners and HR professionals.

Birkett Long IP provides intellectual property advice all across the world.

Useful resources for you in Chelmsford

Some of the organisations Birkett Long works with and supports in Chelmsford and Essex: