EQ Solicitors opened for business in July 2005. Managed by founding partner Justin Evans, its emphasis is on providing expert legal advice and reliable customer service.
We have four members of the team who undertake legal work. Regardless of who works on your matter, they will be supervised by Justin Evans.
Justin studied law at the University Of Wales Aberystwyth from 1989 to 1992. He then sat his Law Society final examinations at Chester College of Law before beginning a training contract in September 1993. He qualified as a solicitor in October 1995.
Justin specialises in representing public bodies, commercial and individual clients in relation to a variety of legal matters. He is an experienced advocate in both civil and criminal cases and has represented clients in the High Court and Court of Appeal. In addition to this he is a Legal Services Independent Review Commissioner (Special Controls Panel Member since 2008) and a Court Duty Solicitor since 1996. Justin is a Solicitor Advocate approved by the Law Society to appear in all Higher Courts throughout England and Wales and regularly appears as such.
Justin is married with two daughters. He is a former WRU rugby referee and enjoys watching cricket and football.
Carly started working at EQ in 2007 as a Legal Secretary/Receptionist whilst studying for the Ilex Diploma in Law Level 3 at Ystrad Mynach College.
She has recently started a new role as a Paralegal, covering areas of Conveyancing, Probate and Wills.
Saira studied LLB Law at Cardiff University from 2012 to 2016. She then completed 9 months paralegal employment at a firm in Cardiff in the Trust and Estates Administration department. Upon completing her Legal Practice Course full time at Cardiff University from 2017 to 2018, Saira successfully secured a training contract at EQ solicitors in July 2018 to become a Trainee Solicitor.
Rhiannon studied law at the University of South Wales from 2015 to 2018, whilst simultaneously studying her Legal Practice Course. Rhiannon secured a training contract post-graduation with EQ Solicitors and became a Trainee Solicitor in July 2018.