What makes us different

We have built a name for excellence with both our private and commercial clients. Our industry focus, including our leading reputation in the charity and education sectors, enables us to provide tailored advice specific to your needs.

Because technical ability alone is not enough, we will seek to build exceptional working relationships with you. By doing so, we will develop a deep understanding of your issues to create better commercial outcomes.


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National law firm Stone King has strengthened its growing presence in Birmingham with the...

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At a glittering event in Bath’s Assembly Rooms Tim Rutherford, Head of Stone King’s Charity and...

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National law firm Stone King is pleased to announce it is relocating to larger premises in Leeds...


Stone King is taking part in The London Legal Walk, again this year, on 21 May. We will be walking with the Lord Chief Justice and thousands of...

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Stone King is aware that a number of academies have recently received a letter from the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) regarding...

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Jonathan Burchfield, Partner in Stone King’s Charity & Social Enterprise Team, was recently quoted in The Times in an article about Oxfam GB...


Employment Bulletin April 2018
Pay award for school support staff 2018 and 2019

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  • What our clients say - Business law

    'Stone King have been our solicitors of choice for many aspects of our business - setting up our partnerships, dealing with property leases as well as helping with difficult clients. 
    They have always been efficient and utterly reliable and I would have no hesitation in recommending them to the business sector.'

  • What our clients say - Private clients

    "Very grateful thanks to you for all your invaluable help over the last couple of years. 

    Your kind and patient help has been exemplary”.

  • What our clients say - Private clients

    “Thank you for all your hard work over the last couple of years.  You have made the process as easy as you possibly could and your support and advice has been invaluable”

  • What our clients say - Charity & SE

    “Thank you for all your support and the manner in which you supported us during your appointment.  We are grateful that you agreed to be our Interim Manager and for the assistance you provided in addressing our shortcomings.

    We hope in the years to come you look forward fondly to what we hope to achieve.”

    Al Fatiha Global

  • What our clients say - Charity & SE

    ‘I am impressed with your work on this Estate as the discount secured is significant.’

    (On successfully reducing the administering solicitor’s fees by 42%)

    Petra Gomersall, Legacies Consultant, Combat Stress

  • What our clients say - Education

    "I did check which legal firm they used and smiled when I found it was Stone King"

    Ark Schools

  • What our clients say - Chambers

    "They've really tried to understand our business and to find the most acceptable, cost-effective route that allows us to achieve our objectives"

    Client Feedback in Chambers 2015

  • What our clients say - Legal 500

    "Stone King LLP’s charity prowess is complemented by expertise in private client work, particularly in advising older clients, for whom the firm provide a full ‘concierge’ service. Stone King LLP ‘should rightly be in the top band of education practices’. The corporate and commercial practice advises a number of charity and education clients, reflecting the firm’s strong focus on those sectors."

    Legal 500 - 2016

  • What our clients say - Business law

    "Working with Stone King is a real pleasure. What I want most from legal advisers is clarity, pace and results. I have had nothing short of this in my time working with Sarah Lane and her team. There is a great sense of Stone King being part of the virtual team at Wadworth which is really important. I am hugely grateful for the ongoing professional guidance and strength of delivery by the Stone King team."

    Wadworth & Co Ltd

  • What our clients say - Education

    “Your support in the last few weeks and relentlessness to ensure Greenwich finally signed was very much appreciated by Paul and myself.”

    Windrush Primary School – Endeavour Partnership Trust

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