Offering specialist representation nationwide

Our People

Our People

The working environment at Bakers Solicitors is professional, enthusiastic and dynamic,with an exceptional calibre of personnel who are highly qualified, experienced and approachable.

Our lawyers are supported by an extremely efficient and pleasant administration team, the combination of which enables us to provide our clients with the best possible service whilst we are representing and progressing their requirements.

David Parkes,  Family and Divorce Law Solicitor, member of Law Society Children Panel
Kirsten Collings, Criminal and Motor Law Solicitor, Higher Court Advocate
Ian Baker, Criminal, Motor Law and Licencing Solicitor
Lisa Tinsley, Criminal and Motor Law Solicitor
Angela Thorp, Divorce and Family Law Solicitor
Family Solicitor & Collaborative Lawyer
Tony Dales, Licensing Expert
Licensing Manager
Samantha Hanson, Chartered Legal Executive
Chartered Legal Executive
Hayley Winstanley, Trainee Solicitor, Criminal Law, Family Law and Licencing
Administration and Accounts Manager
Typist/FE assistant
Typist/FE assistant
Hayley Thomas
Assistant to the Family Department


Ms O

‘Very happy with Kirsten.’

Ms B

‘I worried about sharing my issues with anyone but found it easy to talk to and listen to anyone and everyone who helped.’

Mrs. P

Thank you so much for all your help and support.  Fantastic!

Mr. N

‘Kirsten has always given me her all.  Thank you!!!’

Mr. C

‘Absolutely brilliant!  Thanks!’

Mr. C

‘If anyone I know needs a solicitor – I would most definitely recommend Angela Thorp/Bakers’

Mr. B

‘Very happy with your advice and will be coming to you for any other needs I have. Thank you very much.’

Mr. B

Tony Dales was really impressive. I never felt like I was dealing with you for the first time.  My case was dealt with proper care and passion. I would definitely recommend Bakers Solicitors as I was very impressed.

Mr T

'I was very impressed with the service that I received and pleasantly surprised with the ease of the process especially the communication which I received throughout. I was kept fully informed at all times and never had to chase for any information.  I have not had to lift a finger, Mr Parkes has done everything to a very high standard.'

Mr C

Absolutely brilliant representation, which was very clear to understand.


Kirsten Collings Criminal Law Partner

Bakers Solicitors, are delighted to announce we are the only firm in the High Peak to have been awarded a

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