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About Taylor Fawcett solicitors

Taylor Fawcett is led by Sarah Taylor who has been practising law in the Harrogate and District community for almost 30 years, bringing a wealth of knowledge and understanding.


Our Team - The foundations of our practice. . .

Sarah Taylor

Sarah Taylor

Sarah qualified as a Solicitor in 1986 and has lived and worked in Harrogate since 1989. During 2008 she served as President of the Harrogate and District Law Society. She specialises in Family Law. As a member of Resolution (formerly the Solicitors Family Law Association) and a collaborative solicitor, Sarah advocates where possible a constructive and non-confrontational approach to Family Law issues. Sarah has also undertaken Conveyancing work for many years. Sarah has overall responsibility for the whole Taylor Fawcett team.

Tel: 01423 538111

Sarah Arundel

Sarah Arundel, Probate & Wills

Sarah has many years of experience of Wills and Probate and has practised in Harrogate since qualifying as a Solicitor back in 2002.  As a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), Sarah provides clear, concise and reassuring advice on Wills, Estate Planning, Probate, Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection matters and always strives to offer peace of mind and sensible solutions.

Tel: 01423 538111

Susan Hudson

Susan Hudson, Probate & Wills

Susan has worked in law since 1980 and is committed to providing a caring and compassionate service to clients. She qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive in 1998 and, having always been part of a Probate & Wills Department, provides a wealth of specialist experience in the administration of estates, elderly client work, Wills and Powers of Attorney.

Tel: 01423 538111

Stephen Ramsbottom

Stephen Ramsbottom, Conveyancing

Stephen qualified as a Solicitor in 1981 and has moved back to work in Harrogate having worked in Leeds between 2008 and 2014. Originally a General Practitioner, he now specialises in all aspects of Residential Conveyancing including freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, transfers of equity, shared ownership and equity release. Stephen's work is supervised by Sarah Taylor.

Tel: 01423 538111


Seamlessly bringing all aspects of Family Law together. . .

We take an integrated approach to Family Law, which means that our experienced team are here to help - not only with the primary aspect that applies to the here and now, but also in the long term, by handling all related matters that may subsequently arise. 


A practice built on high standards. . . 

We know it is important for you to deal with a legal team that you can trust and who meet the highest standards of professional and ethical conduct. 

We are proud members of ‘Resolution’, the national organisation of family lawyers and have gained the Law Society Conveyancing Quality Scheme accreditation. We also hold a number of Lexcel accreditations, the Law Society’s benchmark for excellence in practice management and specific areas of law.

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Coronavirus Update

As a result of increased concerns surrounding Coronavirus, we would like to reassure you that we have put in place measures to ensure continuity of service for our clients.

We are committed to doing everything possible to provide business as usual and have put in place arrangements to enable us to continue providing client service to all our clients.  We remain open for business but have closed our doors temporarily in accordance with Government guidelines.  Some of our staff are working in the office whilst others are working remotely to preserve the health and wellbeing of our staff and clients.  You can telephone us during office hours (9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday) on 01423 538111 or email your usual contact or

In order to reduce the risk of infection, we are avoiding face to face meetings and asking everyone to deal with matters by way of a telephone call or other means.

Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or concerns.

Mandy Hill
Practice Manager