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About Us

Napthens provides legal services to businesses and individuals. Structured into specialist departments, we have around 220 staff including 28 Partners and operate from offices across Lancashire including Preston, Blackburn, Blackpool and the Fylde – and our Penrith office in Cumbria.

In a service based upon relationships, we believe Napthens’ strength is our people. Professional, yet friendly and approachable, we provide the level of experience and expertise that you might expect from a major City law firm.

We put our clients at the heart of what we do. By providing a personalised, tailored service, we aim to be Trusted Advisers to our clients, whether individuals or businesses. With strength in depth across our services, our clients get the help and advice they need from real specialists in their field.

About Our Organisation

Napthens’ Executive Board is responsible for planning and directing Napthens’ future strategy. The Board is headed by our CEO, John Whittingslow, working alongside Divisional Heads Simon Ainsworth, James Allison and Keith Melling.

The Executive Board and the partnership are supported by the Napthens Management Team comprising of  HR, Marketing, ITFinance and Compliance specialists who manage day to day operational activity.