Why First North Law?

First North Law Award

We are a team of legal specialists, providing professional, client-centred services to a range of public and private organisations across Yorkshire and beyond.

We have taken the knowledge, skills and expertise of an established legal team working for North Yorkshire County Council, and created an alternative business structure (ABS) legal company.

Our clients include, but are not limited to:

  1. State and independent schools
  2. Academies and Multi-Academy Trusts
  3. Local authority departments,
  4. Broadband providers
  5. Commercial Construction experts
  6. Architects
  7. Waste Management providers

Our expertise includes education and schools lawemployment law, debt recoveryfire safetyinformationbusiness and environmental servicescommercial contractsproperty contracts, mergers and acquisitions and governance.

Find out more about our approach here.

On your side

We have a genuine desire to understand the issues that matter to you. We deliver pragmatic and cost effective solutions whilst working with you. We have an enviable background and reputation, and our team of North Yorkshire legal specialists has the knowledge, experience and expertise you need to address and resolve your legal challenges.

Our team of experts ensure you will receive regular feedback on case progress and costs, ensuring you are always up to date with your case.

Quality as standard

We comply with the Practice Management Standards of our professional body, the Law Society, which applies to every aspect of the services we provide.

We pride ourselves on consistently achieving an excellent score when it comes to customer satisfaction and work hard to maintain this standard.


If you’re facing a difficult situation and you’re not sure where you stand legally, click here to get in touch – we’ll be happy to help.