Clodes Solicitors is a family run firm which was established by Michael Clode and is now controlled by three Solicitor Partners Michael Clode, Damian Clode and Victoria Clode.
Our staff specialise in Private Client work, Family & Children Law, Personal Injury, Mental Health Law, Employment Law and Civil Litigation.
Our offices are located in both London and Cardiff providing services to local clients across South Wales, Bristol, London and we also offer services to those further afield.
Michael Clode is the Senior Partner who specialises in Mental Health Law, Family and Children Law, and Criminal Law. Michael qualified as a solicitor over 30 years ago. Michael is a very experienced advocate and member of the Law Society’s Accredited Mental Health Law Panel representing clients before the Mental Health Tribunal in both Wales and England. Michael is also a member of the Law Society’s Accredited Criminal Litigation Scheme and a qualified Duty Solicitor. Michael is also our Money Laundering Reporting Officer.
Damian Clode qualified as a solicitor in 2008 having trained at Clodes Solicitors. Damian specialises in Civil Litigation, Wills, Contentious and Non-contentious Probate, Private Client work, Court of Protection and Deputy Applications. Damian has had notable success defending and pursuing family dependants act claims at the High Court. Damian has been working in this area for 12 years and during that time has helped numerous families and individuals.
Damian is also our Data Privacy Manager.
Victoria Clode qualified as a solicitor in 2008 and specialises in Children Law having previously been an accredited Children Law Panel member. Victoria assists in the management of the firm, and deals with the management administration and accounts. She is the COLP (Compliance Officer for Legal Practice) and COFA (Compliance Officer for Finance and Administration)
Christine Allen provides Secretarial support to the Partners within the practice as well as overseeing the day to day administration for the firm.