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Greene & Greene is a long established firm of solicitors based in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. Our lawyers advise individuals and businesses based all over the UK.

We regularly attract new clients who have been using firms in London, but now receive a more cost efficient and more personal service from us here in Bury St Edmunds.

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Monthly Archives


Mark Daly joins our Corporate Commercial Team

Greene & Greene has strengthened its team by the appointment of Solicitor Mark Daly. Mark was trained at national firm Eversheds and spent the last four years working in their Cambridge office.

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Personal Injury: Double recovery achieved for Industrial Disease

The widow of a former power station worker who died of mesothelioma in 2001 has, in addition to recovering damages of £102,000 in 2005 from her husband’s former employer, also managed to recover a further $10,000 within the managed bankruptcy in the USA of the manufacturer of some of the products that her husband used to work with.Michael Batty acted for the Client in connection with both claims.


Professional Negligence: Compensation for Negligent Conveyancing Solicitors

Our Dispute Resolution team have obtained compensation of £28,500 for a client who lost the opportunity to sell her property due to the failure of her solicitor both to promptly register her title with the Land Registration and to secure an NHBC certificate in good time.  The firm of solicitors and its insurers have also agreed to pay our client’s legal costs.


Professional Negligence: Contaminated land claim resolved

With the assistance of Michael Batty a couple have obtained compensation of £12,500 following a successful professional negligence claim against a firm of Solicitors in Northampton who failed to identify a contaminated land issue when acting for them in connection with the purchasing of a residential property in Wellingborough.

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Personal Injury: Compensation for Negligent Beauty Treatment

A client who has been awarded £17,500 after being left scarred by a skin treatment session that went wrong at a salon in Suffolk has praised her solicitor, Michael Batty saying "Michael's handling of the case has been absolutely marvellous". The salon and its insurers have also paid our client's legal costs.


Listen out for Suzanne Alston on BBC Radio Suffolk

Suzanne Alston has been invited to discuss the subject of Lasting Power of Attorneys on the James Hazell Show on Wednesday 1 September.