Solicitor at Tozers LLP

Vernon Clarke

Solicitor - Partner and Solicitor

SRA ID: 134655

An Oxford graduate who trained with Tozers, Vernon qualified as a solicitor in 1986 and was made a partner at the age of 26. His role is to provide leadership and strategic direction for the Property Team. He acts for country landowners, farmers, property developers, pension funds, charities and high net worth individuals. His recent projects include the sales, purchases and leases of country estates, historic houses, farms, woodlands, sporting rights, fishing lakes, holiday letting businesses, pubs, restaurants, retail and industrial units, vineyards, development land including options and promotion agreements, solar parks and wind turbines. He also provides succession planning for family businesses. “I believe passionately in providing a client-focused service, delivered succinctly and in plain English for a reasonable price. I enjoy the challenges of designing and negotiating solutions for people with complex issues.” Vernon is a member of the Agricultural Law Association, the Charity Law Association, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and the Country Land & Business Association.

Broadwalk House, Southernhay West, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1UA

Licensed for 33 years

Practice Areas

Housing & Property, Commercial Property, Charities, Wills, Trusts & Probate

  • Charities 17%
  • Wills, Trusts & Probate 17%
  • Commercial Property 17%
  • Housing & Property 40%
32 Client Reviews

4.9/5

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Reviews summary

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Jamie
Verified Jamie Added 1 week ago Report to admin
January 10, 2020 20200110191033

Excellent service

5

Excellent service
Prompt responses
Good Communication
Simplified process

Solicitor named in this review: Vernon Clarke

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Claire
Verified Claire Added 1 week ago Report to admin
January 08, 2020 20200108112513

Pre Christmas exchange

5

Tozers were excellent at keeping us updated every step of the way and making sure he timeline was adhered to.

Solicitor named in this review: Vernon Clarke

A representative from Tozers LLP responded to this review on 08 January, 2020

Good afternoon Claire Thank you so much for your positive feedback and for taking the time to post this review. Our clients' views are important to us and help us constantly improve the way we do business. Thanks again for your review Vernon Clarke

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Sally
Verified Sally Added 2 weeks ago Report to admin
January 08, 2020 20200108000000

Housing & Property

5

Sally recommends Tozers LLP

Solicitor named in this review: Vernon Clarke

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Nicholas
Verified Nicholas Added 2 weeks ago Report to admin
January 06, 2020 20200106145324

House sale and purchase

5

Amazing service. Professional and friendly. Going above and beyond on a regular basis.

Solicitor named in this review: Vernon Clarke

A representative from Tozers LLP responded to this review on 08 January, 2020

Good afternoon Nicholas Thank you so much for your positive feedback and for taking the time to post this review. Our clients' views are important to us and help us constantly improve the way we do business. Thanks again for your review Vernon Clarke

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Helen
Verified Helen Added 2 weeks ago Report to admin
January 04, 2020 20200104171339

Wouldn't go to any other solicitors!

5

We have used Tozers for many years and they are always amazing. So quick, thorough and professional. Could not recommend highly enough!

Solicitor named in this review: Vernon Clarke

A representative from Tozers LLP responded to this review on 08 January, 2020

Good afternoon Helen Thank you so much for your positive feedback and for taking the time to post this review. Our clients' views are important to us and help us constantly improve the way we do business. Thanks again for your review Vernon Clarke

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Mihaela
Verified Mihaela Added 4 weeks ago Report to admin
December 24, 2019 20191224062318

Property purchase

5

Very efficient service.
Worked through the night to get our purchase through.

Solicitor named in this review: Vernon Clarke

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Christopher
Verified Christopher Added 1 month ago Report to admin
December 23, 2019 20191223000000

Housing & Property

5

Christopher recommends Tozers LLP

Solicitor named in this review: Vernon Clarke

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Alison
Verified Alison Added 1 month ago Report to admin
December 19, 2019 20191219075853

Speedy conveyancing

5

Tozers acted for us in the sale of a leasehold flat. The sale was completed in 4 weeks, job done quickly and efficiently with no hassle. We have used their services before and will do so in the future.

Solicitor named in this review: Vernon Clarke

A representative from Tozers LLP responded to this review on 08 January, 2020

Good afternoon Alison Thank you so much for your positive feedback and for taking the time to post this review. Our clients' views are important to us and help us constantly improve the way we do business. Thanks again for your review Vernon Clarke

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Terence
Verified Terence Added 1 month ago Report to admin
December 18, 2019 20191218140311

All Good

5

All Good. the contract went through perfectly

Solicitor named in this review: Vernon Clarke

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Jeremy
Verified Jeremy Added 1 month ago Report to admin
December 16, 2019 20191216000000

Housing & Property

5

Jeremy recommends Tozers LLP

Solicitor named in this review: Vernon Clarke

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About Vernon Clarke

An Oxford graduate who trained with Tozers, Vernon qualified as a solicitor in 1986 and was made a partner at the age of 26. His role is to provide leadership and strategic direction for the Property Team. He acts for country landowners, farmers, property developers, pension funds, charities and high net worth individuals. His recent projects include the sales, purchases and leases of country estates, historic houses, farms, woodlands, sporting rights, fishing lakes, holiday letting businesses, pubs, restaurants, retail and industrial units, vineyards, development land including options and promotion agreements, solar parks and wind turbines. He also provides succession planning for family businesses. “I believe passionately in providing a client-focused service, delivered succinctly and in plain English for a reasonable price. I enjoy the challenges of designing and negotiating solutions for people with complex issues.” Vernon is a member of the Agricultural Law Association, the Charity Law Association, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and the Country Land & Business Association.

Languages Spoken: English, French

Contact Vernon Clarke

Address

Tozers LLP

Broadwalk House

Southernhay West

Exeter

Devon



Phone 01392 667672

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Acquired

Updated

United Kingdom

Currently Registered

01/11/86

05/08/19

We found no instances of professional misconduct for this solicitor

WORK EXPERIENCE

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SRA-approved manager - Member

Tozers

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