Solicitors for

At Simmonds Austin Ryders Solicitors, we provide a wide range of legal services from our offices in Waltham Abbey. A team of solicitors with years of experience and expertise, we have helped both businesses and private clients in Hertfordshire and across the South East on issues ranging from real estate and dispute resolution to wills and lasting power of attorney.

No matter what you need help with, our experienced team has specialisms in many areas. We have built up an excellent reputation throughout Waltham Abbey not only for our legal knowledge, but also for our excellent levels of customer service. Get in contact with our team today for an appointment or for any details you need.

Legal Services for Individuals

As well as businesses, we work with private individuals and have excellent experience across a broad range of legal issues. We can provide residential real estate conveyancing, as well as working with landlords to have tenants evicted through court.

Additionally, we can provide you with a variety of private client services. This includes everything from wills and trusts through to probate and lasting powers of attorney (LPA). 

Legal Services for Businesses

We are an experienced team of

legal professionals working with businesses. We have worked with companies
across Waltham Abbey on everything from company commercial issues through to
business disputes and commercial real estate. Allow us to provide you with any
information you need.  

Meet the Specialist Legal Team

Our staff provide fantastic customer service to ensure you get exactly what you are looking for. We have helped clients across Waltham Abbey and the surrounding area – so, no matter what kind of legal assistance you require, we can help. Call us on 01992 240 051 to speak to a member of the team or make an enquiry through the website. 

Phil Simmonds

Phil Simmonds

Head of Company Commercial

Phil is a qualified lawyer, and studied for his MBA at Kingston Business School. He has worked both on the corporate side and private client side of the financial services sector, specialising in investment management and estate and financial planning.



Richard qualified as a solicitor in 1999 after graduating in Philosophy and Law at Birmingham University. Richard was latterly a Partner at a Top 200 UK Law Firm, and we are delighted that he chose to join our dynamic & growing team at Austin Ryder as Partner & Head of Private Client. Richard specialises in Trust Drafting, Trust Administration, Will Drafting, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Probate & Administration.