"I for one will not hesitate to recommend Buckles Solicitors to anyone needing expert legal guidance and support for whatever reason."
"Buckles handled the case with tenacity and sensitivity, particularly appreciated at a very trying time, and achieved an excellent result."
“James Maxey has good commercial and strategic views”
Graham Wolloff, Elwell Watchorn & Saxton
“James [Maxey] dealt with a difficult case very well. It was good teamwork amongst us all”
Stephen Collins, Saffery Champness
“Gail Sykes gives excellent service. She is proactive and keeps in contact with us. She is available and responsive.”
Tony Grainger, Accent Nene Limited
“Both Gail [Sykes] and Kerry [Patrick] are approachable and they give straight forward answers. They give advice in layman’s terms”
Sue Philip, Suffolk Housing Society
Gail (Sykes) has captured our attention through her expertise and knowledge”
Registered Social Landlord
“The advice and assistance I have had from Buckles could not have been better. I have an excellent working relationship with Paul Branch.”
Bryn Pugh, National Society of Allotments & Leisure Gardens
“Paul (Branch) organises the right people for the right advice.”
Barry Jacobs, Nene Rubber & Plastics
“James Coppinger is knowledgeable and proactive in providing advice”
Andy Ratcliffe KSB Limited
"James (Coppinger) was very focused on the output needs and he was very keen to get there in the most economical way”
Ian Toates, Henry Riley Consulting
“I can always get in touch with them. Their response to emails is very prompt. They always get all of our court correspondences dealt with promptly. If something is promised, it is delivered. It is an efficient service and I can rely on them”.
Marie Sanders, Bedfordshire Pilgrims Housing Association
“Their strength is in their size and experience”
Steve Adamson, Lasercut Limited
James Maxey is distinguished for his ability “to explain very succinctly the salient points that need to be addressed.”
Chambers UK 2017
James Maxey has an impressive local reputation as "one of the best litigators in the area." Sources particularly note his client manner, describing him as "personable" and "very easy to understand".
Chambers UK 2015
Clients praise team head James Maxey for his "direct approach" and pragmatic advice. He specialises in commercial, professional negligence, and shareholder and insolvency disputes. "He knows what he is talking about" says interviewees.
Chambers and Partners 2013
The team continues to win the respect of the business community in East Anglia for its accurate and nuanced advice on a range of matters including commercial contract, shareholder and professional negligence disputes. James Maxey is the head of dispute resolution. Clients particularly laud his strategic abilities and his "focus on getting us the right result."
Chambers and Partners 2012
Solicitor Advocate James Maxey leads Buckles Solicitors LLP's team, which includes the 'outstanding' mediation skills of property litigator Paul Branch.
Legal 500 2014
Clients are 'impressed by the depth of knowledge and grasp of the law' of Buckles Solicitors LLP's James Maxey, who is 'proactive and willing to challenge your thinking'.
Legal 500 2013
Buckles Solicitors LLP's head of litigation James Maxey handles claims against solicitors and accountants. Mediator Paul Branch is also recommended.
Legal 500 2012