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Case Study

Hannah Paddock

Hannah Paddock


In November 2016 solicitor Hannah Paddock launched her own legal practice in Burnley Town Centre, thanks to a Start Up Loan.

With over ten years’ experience working as a solicitor, Hannah’s new firm Vanguard Law Solicitors specialises in delivering expert legal advice at fixed prices in areas including property, wills, probate, mental capacity, family, care proceedings and vulnerable adults.

Having built up her reputation within the legal sector working for both a local high street firm and a national firm of solicitors,

Hannah will be using her Start Up Loan from BFS to invest in cutting edge technology in order to reduce overheads, enabling the savings to be passed on to clients in the fixed pricing structure.

Hannah says: “I had thought about setting up my own practice for a number of years and securing the low cost finance I needed from BFS meant I was able to make the move far quicker. I want to bring a new type of law practice to the local area, offering the same expert legal advice but at a fixed cost and with friendly service.”