What Our Clients Say


Lytham-based Danbro provides accountancy and payroll services to businesses, contractors and freelancers.

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Daniel Thwaites

Founded and based in Blackburn, Lancashire, Daniel Thwaites is a family-controlled company that has been brewing beer and providing pubs, restaurants and hotels for more than 200 years.

Find out more about Daniel Thwaites on their website.

In the last 6 months, RCI Europe have used Napthens to provide advice and contracts for a number of commercial matters. The service we have received has always been first class and we look forward to continuing this relationship into the future. James Pentelow, Commercial Manager, Finance, RCI Europe
Helen was invaluable in helping me through the hardest time of my life. Napthens picked up my divorce halfway through (due to retirement of my other solicitor) and Helen guided me in negotiating a financial settlement. She walked me through the process and answered all my questions with empathy and checked my understanding. I felt treated as a person and Helen was professional and sensitive throughout Mrs C
I just wanted to thank you for all you have done regarding my divorce and all the work regarding the financial agreement. From the first time I spoke to you on the telephone I was sure that  I wanted to act on my behalf and throughout the whole process you have been with me every step of the way. Mrs Kane
Thank you for everything you have done for us, you have made a horrible time far less stressful by dealing with all of this for us, we would have been lost without your help! Emma and Katherine
You have provided a conveyancing service which is second-to-none. Thank you for your calm, approachable, professionalism throughout what has been a long and sometimes stressful purchase. Mrs & Mrs Farrand
I cannot thank you enough for everything you did for me to ensure we got the house, I know you went above and beyond and we are so incredibly happy. Miss N Kelly
We have been working with Napthens solicitors for a number of years now, in all areas of our business. We view the relationship as a partnership, and this is testament to the approach from the team at Napthens. Morgan Holden, Operations Director, Sovereign Beverage Company
The support we receive from the team at Napthens is fundamental to the smooth running of our business. Excellent service, from an excellent team. Sally Hope, Director, Stonehouse Logic
Brilliant service from the very first time I used Napthens. I feel the team have got their service levels way above par compared to the competition. Michael Robinson, Managing Director, Clear Prospects Ltd
I would have no hesitation recommending Napthens HR3 to other companies -the service and advice we receive is first class. Keith Davies, Facilities & HR Manager, Silcoms
I have found the advice and support very positive and professional in all aspects of employment law. Paul Kershaw, Manager, Choice Hotels Ltd
You have helped us get our dream house, I really appreciate all your help. Kayleigh Evans
I have found Napthens to provide clear, concise and thorough professional advice, delivered in a practical and common sense manner which my clients have been very happy with. Andrew T Coney, Partner, PWC Surveyors
I have worked with Martin and the Commercial Property Team at Napthens for many years now and we believe he and they to be professional, swift in their actions and down-to-earth in all they have done with our professional services team on joint client engagements. Andrew Taylorson, Director, Eckersley Property
I have been involved in a number of complex and high-value real estate transactions and I would have no hesitation in recommending Napthens to anyone who deals in property in the area. City service delivered locally in my view. Tim Bullough, Former Director of Accrol
I have worked with Napthens' Real Estate Team for many years now whilst we have been expanding our business at Holgates.  I would recommend Napthens' Real Estate Team to look after your interests and to help your business achieve its goals. Michael Holgate, Owner, Holgate's Caravan Park
David and the Real Estate Team at Napthens have provided legal advice and services to the College for over ten years. The specialist advice provided by David and his team is excellent, commercially applicable and on time. John Wherry, Deputy Principle Resources, Myerscough College
My client informed me that they were very pleased with the way that Napthens acted on their behalf. Explaining what is an exceptionally complicated matter in very plain and simple terms, and felt at ease with the process and the outcome. David C Cowburn, Partner, Armitstead Barnett LLP
Napthens advised us on a complex property transaction.  We received first class service and were impressed with the commercial property team’s depth of expertise and quality of work. We found all of the Napthens’ team extremely capable and responsive in meeting and, at times, exceeding the project’s goals. Phillip Care, Deputy GM New Business, Sharp Manufacturing Co
Thank you so much for all your work in this matter. It is a huge relief to have brought things to a conclusion and very much appreciated. Wilson Family
Napthens' commercial property team is praised for its depth of expertise and first class service. Recommended by The Legal 500 Guide to Legal Services in the UK 2017
Very strong in this area and an excellent and efficient team.  Practice head Kathryn Harwood has a vast amount of experience and technical ability. Recommended by The Legal 500 Guide to Legal Services in the UK 2017
A top tier firm in the region, the corporate team are 'highly rated.' Recommended by The Legal 500 Guide to Legal Services in the UK 2017
The firm is extremely staff and client focussed and this showed in the application and Shopper Anonymous client feedback scores. Great IT department, constantly keeping up to date with the changing times. This firm is adaptable and ready for the challenges and changing times to come. LFS Regional Conveyancing Firm of the Year Awards 2017 Judging Panel
My experience of Malcolm was nothing short of first class. Very professional, comprehensive yet compassionate to the situation. Nicola Reeves, Business Development Manager, Admiral Taverns
I recently exited my family business, via a MBO and needed a Solicitor to represent me. Contacting Napthens at one of the most difficult times in my life was a great decision, they come highly recommended from me. Simon Penketh, Former Director of Penketh's Ltd
I cannot thank Stephanie Kerr and Nicola Turner enough for being so professional and sorting everything out, using plain English. Mrs C Brown
Pleasington recently used Malcolm in our change from Club Premises Certificate to Full Licence and found him to be first class; got the job done, battled the challenges and was brilliant to deal with. I would be more than happy to recommend Malcolm to other clubs. Ryan O'Connor, GM, Pleasington Golf Club
We found Napthens' commercial litigation department to be extremely helpful, competent and professional in the way they dealt with our dispute...supportive, giving valuable advice. Philippa Perks, Nursery Provider, University of Cumbria Pre-School Centre
David provided excellent service and is one of the best litigation solicitors I have met to date. Would have no problem recommending him, especially for out of the box cases. Alan Bruner, Director, Northhold Group
Thanks to David's experience and tenacity, we succeeded in achieving the best possible settlement...truly delighted at the service provided and I will certainly recommend you to my UK contacts. Joshua Kay
David's knowledge and meticulous attention to detail helped us achieve a successful settlement. I would have no hesitation in fully endorsing the recommendation to others. Andrew McNee, Director, Mason Owen Property Consultants
David helped save us a considerable amount of money by investigating a case that had been brought to me on a purchase of a going concern. His attention to detail and thorough analysis really made a difference. John Lee, Director, BD Sports Group
Napthens explained the process clearly, were straight talking and friendly. I felt you went above and beyond my expectations in dealing with what was a difficult situation. I would not hesitate in using Napthens again. Ian, Proprietor, Arlen Hire Boats
I couldn’t recommend Stephanie Kerr and Nicola Turner enough.  Napthens have been brilliant, with straight and easy to understand advice. I am extremely pleased with the result. Lorin Smith, Branch Manager, Entwistle Green
I wanted to let you know what a fantastic service you provided during my recent house purchase. Richard Lancaster, Branch Manager, Handelsbanken
Napthens professionalism and dedication has carried us through our recent, complicated and demanding Lease negotiation process. Thank you once again for your expertise and commitment, a great team effort! Elizabeth Russell, Managing Director, EnviroSystems
The service I received was fantastic. As a first time buyer I was worried and anxious that something might go wrong but the service was reassuring and professional throughout the whole experience. Ms Killeen
The service provided was excellent...patient, thorough and understanding, I was made to feel at ease during the process. Ms Knowles
Very organised and efficient, keeping me fully updated throughout the process. Mr Collins
Polite and quick to respond...could not have done a better job for us. Mr Brown
I would describe the service received from Napthens as efficient and professional...excellent customer service skills, polite, thorough and speedy. Ms Adamson
We operate over 250 licensed premises, the service was recommended to us so we tried it and have not looked back since.  The service is fast, efficient, extremely good value and frees up time internally that can be better-spent elsewhere.  I would not hesitate to recommend the service to any multi-site operator. David Harrison, Director, Robinsons Brewery
We expect them to be brilliant at client service, have the breadth and depth of expertise required for the job, and eventually be seen as trusted advisers to those businesses sat right alongside us. Without exception the team at Napthens display all those qualities every time we work with them. Kevin Duffy, Managing Partner, RSM UK Tax & Accounting
My solicitor was very good, always available to speak, willing to help and fully aware of the current situation with the property purchase. Mr Cray
Napthens kept in regular contact and were very helpful and friendly. Excellent value for money. Mr Gallagher
Excellent service during the selling of our property.  At all times during what might have been a stressful time, we were very confident in your team, thank you.  I have already recommended your solicitors to friends and family. Mr & Mrs Jones
We run a high volume transactional business. We have engaged Napthens, for over 8 years now, to help us manage our debtors. Napthens’ team makes the exercise efficient, cost effective and with a designated function within their Commercial Division. They’re straight talking, skilled lawyers who have our interests at heart – what you would expect in business advisers which is what they are to our senior management team. John Mansford, CFO, TP U.K
We have used Napthens’ Debt Recovery team for several years now. They offer an efficient service and have a very high ‘strike-rate’ in getting our invoices paid that have either fallen overdue or been disputed. They have a friendly, easy-to-deal-with team and are consultative in their approach. Mark Lyons, Managing Director, Calibre Search Ltd
I cannot thank you all at Napthens enough for the care, support and advice I have received. I feel in safe hands and well looked after. Gabriele
The transaction was not without its difficulties but the team dealt with the issues in a proactive, professional and commercially sensible way. Legal costs were handled transparently and in a manner that allowed us to keep control. Greg McAvoy, Director, Seven Brothers Bars Ltd
Napthens LLP has one of the strongest agricultural teams in the region. Andrew Holden is extremely knowledgeable. Recommended by The Legal 500 Guide to Legal Services in the UK 2016
We have been delighted with the service we have received from the Rural team and would have no hesitation in recommending your firm to anyone we know who needs your services. M Watts
We have found Napthens to be extremely helpful in some difficult situations that we have had to deal with and it gives me the confidence to go ahead with procedures knowing that we are operating in the correct and legal manner. Jacqui Bunce, Admin Services (HR/H&S) Manager, BMP Europe
I have always found that all Napthens staff are very helpful and attentive to our needs. They are quick to answer queries and helpful in getting matters sorted out. Barbara Marland, Director, Derby Lodge
We are confident with HR3 that all our HR needs are met. Suzanne Heston-King, Financial Director Rinus Roofing
As a start-up company we engaged Napthens to assist with our HR and haven't looked back since! The team are all really helpful, friendly and approachable and speak to you free of 'jargon'. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend the HR team at Napthens. Michelle Ball, Director, Jump Nation Ltd
The College receive a first class service and are made to feel that our challenges are a priority for the HR team and for the College. Jean Bird, Director of Human Resources, Myerscough College
A truly excellent service and one that makes sense of issues that, on the face of it, seem very complex. All of which is delivered by a polite, attentive and professional team. John Child, Managing Director, The Sandcastle Waterpark
... an excellent and invaluable service. Although we are small, we are made to feel like a blue chip company with a standard of service and advice you would expect to find in the City. Chris Bowers, Director, Goldsmith Bowers Solicitors
The HR service and support we have received has been excellent... I would have no hesitation in promoting your company and services. Bill Black, Head of Operations & Compliance, Kleeneze
I've always found the team at Napthens to be approachable, knowledgeable and professional. They have an integral part in the running of our business. Sally Hope, Commercial Director, Stonehouse Logic
Napthens LLP has one of the strongest agricultural teams in the region. Andrew Holden is extremely knowledgeable. Recommended by The Legal 500 Guide to Legal Services in the UK 2016
Napthens has supported us on a number of commercial and residential developments…their approach is refreshing, and their attitude is responsive and accommodating. Peter Farrington, Managing Director (Property Division), Kingsley Group
Everyone we have dealt with has exceeded our expectations but especially the construction team, we wouldn't hesitate to recommend them. Matthew Ball, Managing Director, Jump Nation
We've always been impressed with the level of service and high calibre of information provided by Napthens. Matthew Ball, Managing Director, Jump Nation
The training provided to my staff has proved to be very useful and has enhanced confidence in dealing with parental conflict and child protection issues…I would not hesitate to recommend Napthens. David Hoyle, Owner, Happy Days
Thank you so much for your excellent services and help and advice in dealing with my divorce, you really made such an unsettling time much easier for me. Sarah
I found the team at Napthens to be helpful and supportive.  Thoughtful and clearly very experienced...able to explain complex legal issues clearly and simply...there was always someone to help when I needed some guidance.  I would certainly recommend Simon and the team at Napthens to anyone who needed good legal advice, service and efficiency. Nick
The whole team at Napthens are reliable, helpful and knowledgeable professionals. They not only give a top drawer service but aim to understand the whole business which results in our business always receiving balanced commercial advice. Damian Broughton, Managing Director, DANBRO
Thank you so much for everything. It’s been a pleasure dealing with you. You always managed to make us smile even at such a sad time. J Sanderson
Thank you for all the help and kindness you gave to me and my family during a sad and emotional time.  You were very professional and everything went smoothly. Miss Melling and Family
Thank you for helping, advising and guiding me through a very difficult and emotionally sensitive time.  You were there to listen and understand my challenges when I most needed support. Nicola
I really appreciate all your help.  The outcome was far better than I had ever expected.  I will happily recommend you to friends and family. Iain
I can’t thank you enough.  I truly felt you were working for my best interests and in a way to get things resolved quickly and efficiently. I have no hesitation in recommending you to anyone going through the divorce process. John P
My wife and I were seeking to make new wills.  We have been very pleased with the service we have received. Mr & Mrs Sharples
Thank you for all your help in arranging my late father’s probate.  It was so nice to have such a friendly person helping me to sort this out. Mrs Newman
I was treated with kindness, consideration and respect. Mrs Harris
Right from day one you have been absolutely first class...Our connections with Napthens go back over 40 years.  In all that time we have been able to rely on them 110% Reverend Dean
Thank you very much for your hard work over the past few months. I know there have been many issues to overcome, but we all got there in the end. Barbara Jayson
We are most grateful for the speed in which Napthens dealt with my mother’s case and the courtesy shown to her. W.S of Preston
The support that the Napthens Corporate Team gave, and their dedication in undertaking the work in a very tight timescale, was vital, and ensured its success.  The whole experience was completed without a hint of difficulty, and I can wholeheartedly recommend their services to anyone buying or selling a business in the future. Allan Gauld, Intrinsic Technology
Napthens has become an integral part of our business development in terms of assessing and formulating an access strategy for new markets and clients. John Boardman, Managing Director, All in Property Services Ltd
Napthens' corporate team has provided first rate advice over the past few years, including in the area of overseas M&A deals. I would happily recommend their services. Ian Lord, Group Finance Director, Andrew Industries Ltd
We have worked with the Napthens Leisure Team on a number of projects and I would highly recommend them for their expertise in relation to caravan parks, in particular in the area of acquisitions and refinancing. Michael W Holgate, Holgates Caravan Parks Ltd
...fantastic service in dealing with the sale of my land for me.  You have been helpful and informative every step of the way and provided the best of service, which I will recommend to anyone looking for a legal representative. Helen Blackburn
Can I take this opportunity to underline my gratitude and thanks for your professionalism, skill, and indeed humour, in steering this case to completion.  Amazing work. Keith Ronson
You have always put the client first, and have kept us regularly informed every step of the way.  Thank you once again for all your hard work and dedication and be sure that I will be recommending your conveyancing service to anyone who might need it in the future. Danielle Perkins and Gary Read
A big thank you for the way you dealt with us and the efficient way you handled our affairs. I would have no hesitation in recommending you. Mr & Mrs Stuart
Many thanks to you for your consistent commitment, sensitivity and understanding in dealing with my case, and the high level of professionalism you've show throughout. Mrs Rhodes
re my recent house purchase...simply outstanding and a credit to your organisation.  Clearly highly competent and professional, she was measured, calm and highly supportive through what was a very trying period.  I shall definitely be using your services again. Russ Brady
They have taken the trouble to understand our diverse business operations and the requirements of the Group’s senior management team. Napthens work hard to find creative and cost effective solutions and will be key members of the professional team supporting our business in the future. Duncan Peake, Chief Executive, Holker Group
We would like to express our sincere appreciation for your guidance and support during the process.  This was our first major project and we wouldn’t have completed it with such confidence and ease without your professional advice and support. Ish Patel, Director, Sevaline Care Homes Ltd
Napthens provided an excellent service….one of the best litigation solicitors I have met. Would have no problem recommending Napthens, especially for out of the box cases. Alan Bruner, Director, Northhold Group
Many thanks to the debt collection team; we have been very satisfied with their performance and the results they have achieved.  Napthens responses to any queries are always well thought out, accurate and are dealt with by the helpful and experienced staff… Susan Berry, Director, C & W Berry Ltd
We have a strong relationship with Napthens, built over many years.  We always find their approach responsive and reliable and their advice commercially focused. Graham Booth, EH Booth & Co. Ltd
The litigation team's approach, attention to detail and professionalism have been of the highest calibre and we have been delighted with the results of their endeavours...We now understand why they have such an outstanding reputation. Lynn Smith, Company Accountant, S Dawes Weaving Ltd
Advice is always current, concise and - in my experience - correct...They are extremely responsive and, compared to other businesses, add good value. Andrew Buchanan, Director of Pub Operations, Daniel Thwaites Plc
the professionalism and industry knowledge from the team at Napthens makes them a pleasure to deal with and a business partner in the true sense. Chris Tulloch, Director, Weston Castle Pub Group
Their client focus is on personal level and they go to great lengths to understand their customers and their needs on an individual basis, leading to an excellent relationship. Patsy Slevin, Chief Brewster, Prospect Brewery
As a national trade association SIBA requires myriad services from its lawyers. Napthens' ability to deliver speedy and effective solutions from fire-fighting crises to strategic debate and constitutional restructuring has never faltered. Nick Stafford, Commercial & Finance Director, SIBA
Being in the hotel business we have many diverse needs, the support and advice we have received has been clear to understand, cost effective and most importantly - led to favourable results. Andrew Haworth, Promenade Hotel (St Anne's) Ltd
How pleased we were with the help you gave us over our move. It was efficient, detailed and done with great cordiality Mr Wilcox
Thank you for all your help, advice, guidance and the work you put in. Excellent and fast feedback and wonderful client care. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend you to anybody. Mr Adams
Napthens commercial department has assisted with all aspects of our business and I would have no hesitation in recommending them. Robert Kearsley, Director of the Partington Group
Thanks for all your help - you made the experience much easier and more pleasant than we anticipated. Mike & Fiona Davies