Military Law

Biscoes have been in the forefront of providing Legal Advice and Assistance to the Armed Forces for well over 60 years.

We undertake Advice Clinics in various Service Establishments.

We offer a 10% DISCOUNT to all serving and retired military personnel.

We are a leading member of the Forces Legal Network (“Forces Law”).

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We have experience of dealing with the particular legal needs of Service Personnel and understand the difficulties that can be caused by aspects of service life such as mobility, separation from families, frequent relocation and service rules.

We are able to give advice and assistance to Service Personnel throughout the world and we provide legal assistance to members of both Regular and Reserve Forces, serving and retired, together with the Civil Servants who support them.

We can help with

  • Wills
  • Probate & LPA’s – Operational Deployment
  • Civilian Criminal Matters
  • Immigrations & Citizenship
  • Divorce, Children, Family & Pension Issues
  • Buying & Selling Property & LSAP
  • Resettlement & Starting a Business
  • Courts Martial, Summary Hearing & Trials
  • Personal Injury & AFCS Claims
  • Criminal Injuries Compensation Claims
  • Service Administrative & Disciplinary Issues
  • Civilian Employment Issues
  • Military Service Complaints

For Legal Advice from an expert military law solicitor please contact our Portsmouth office on 023 9266 0261

NOTE: Discount subject to terms and conditions available on request

Jean Evans
023 92660261
Katharine  Hetzel
Associate Solictor
01329 833249
Liza Gatrell
023 9266 0261
Stephanie Bellchambers
Director & Head of Family Law Department
023 9237 0634
Jane Hodge
Director, Family Solicitor, Head of Immigration & Sports Law
023 9266 0261
Until your advice to me, no one had given any help to me at all.
Staff Sergeant X re delayed promotion and personnel problems.
Delighted with the outcome after four years battling for compensation.
Soldier Y after receiving compensation of £78,000.00 for bullying claim.
Delighted with the service. You persisted to the end and got a very good result for me.
Ex-Staff Sergeant after six year personal injury claim getting damages of £480,000.00.
You've gone the extra mile.
Royal Marine said after being awarded £150,000.00 compensation.
That's fantastic, you've been a great help and given information to me that I didn't know and my Superiors didn't know either.
Cpl Z after receiving advice on Medical Board of Survey requirements for medical problems and discharge, when APC wanted to discharge administratively without full pension.