Terms of Use

You should read these terms and conditions carefully before using the website (the Site). By accessing or using the Site, you agree to be bound by these terms of use and our privacy notice. If you do not agree with or accept any of these terms of use, you should cease using the Site immediately.

Please note that no sale of products or services take place on this website. Any agreement to provide legal services will be governed by separate terms of business.

General Information

Stephenson Law (the Firm) is the trading name of Stephenson Law Limited (registered in England and Wales) company number 09386665 whose registered address is at Ground Floor, 4 Colston Yard, Bristol, BS1 5BD. Stephenson Law is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with SRA number 638752. Our VAT number is 247 0614 18.

We provide professional indemnity insurance in accordance with our regulatory obligations as imposed by the SRA. Details of our professional indemnity insurance are available for inspection at our offices and/or on request.

Availability and accessing our site

The Site is made available to you by us free of charge.

While we make every effort to ensure that the Site is available, we do not represent, warrant or guarantee in any way the Site’s continued availability at all times or uninterrupted use by you of the Site. We reserve the right to suspend or cease the operation of the Site from time to time at our sole discretion.

Access to our Site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw, suspend, discontinue or amend the service we provide on our Site without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason our Site or any content on it is unavailable at any time, or for any period.

From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our Site, or our entire Site, to users who have registered with us.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have to our Site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use, and that they comply with them.

Copyright and Intellectual property

Copyright and other intellectual property rights in the context of the Site – including any of the Firm’s marks, logos and brands – belongs to the Firm or its licensors (who have expressly licensed content to the Firm). All rights, save as expressly granted, are reserved. If you are in doubt whether an item is a copyright or a trade mark of the firm, please contact us for clarification.

Reliance on information posted

Commentary and other materials which may be posted on our Site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

Site changes

We aim to update our Site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our Site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our Site may be out-of-date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

Our liability

The material displayed on our Site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

  • All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
  • Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our Site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
  • loss of income or revenue;
  • loss of business;
  • loss of profit or contracts;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of data;
  • loss of goodwill;
  • wasted management or office time; and
  • for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether cause by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.

This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Viruses, hacking and other offences

You must not misuse our Site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain any unauthorised access to our Site, the server on which our Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Site. You must not attack our Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.

Jurisdiction and applicable law

The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our Site although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.

Changes to the terms of use

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we may make, as they shall be binding on you as from your first visit to the Site following the change(s) being made. Some of the provisions contained in the terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our Site.