About Us

About Welch & Co.


Established in 1985, Welch & Co are a progressive, multi-disciplinary Legal Practice with regional offices ideally placed to service the needs of clients across Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire, and beyond…

We offer an extensive range of Legal Services, including; Private Client, Civil Litigation, Property & Conveyancing, Criminal & Family Law - some of which may be eligible for public funding under the Legal Aid Contracts which we hold.

We are your one-stop-shop for specialist Legal advice from our Team of highly experienced Solicitors and Lawyers.

Home visits can be arranged by special appointment.

A copy of Welch & Co Cyfreithwyr Solicitors equality and diversity policy is available upon request.

The Welch & Co Team

Katy qualified as a Solicitor in 2003 and is a highly experienced advocate both in Criminal and Family Law Proceedings. Prior to joining Welch & Co in 2008 Katy worked in London & Cardiff before returning to West Wales with her family, initially being based in South Pembrokeshire.

More

Katy Hanson

Managing Director

Dani studied for her Law Degree and LPC in Swansea School of Law, being admitted to the roll in 2011. Dani joined Welch & Co in 2018, having previously worked with our Katy Hanson in South Pembrokeshire. Whilst all of our Lawyers divide their time across all of our sites, Dani heads up the Welch & Co. South Pembrokeshire Office.

Danielle Busby

Associate Director

Sarah is a highly experienced Family Solicitor, having been admitted to the role in 1994. Working across the South West, Sarah has a wealth of experience in all aspects of Family Law, both private and publicly funded.

Sarah Hickinbotham

Associate Solicitor

Mike is a highly experienced and extremely well regarded Criminal Lawyer, with in excess of thirty years experience in Criminal Defence work, gained largely working across West Wales.

Mike Kelleher

Associate Solicitor

Helen qualified as a Solicitor in 2005, and has extensive legal experience in Wills, Probate, Trusts, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Tax matters. Helen joined Welch & Co. as a Consultant Solicitor in 2019, having previously worked with our Dani Busby & Katy Hanson in South Pembrokeshire. Helen is available to meet clients /take instruction at any of our offices, as well as being available to make home visits by prior arrangement.

Helen Jones

Consultant Solicitor

David is a highly experienced Criminal Lawyer and Advocate, with in excess of 30 years’ experience conducting cases in the Magistrates Courts and in the preparation of Crown Court and other litigation matters.

David Weale

Consultant Solicitor

Anne-Marie is a highly experienced Civil Litigator with in-excess of 30 years professional experience in Civil matters, experience predominantly gained whilst working within Pembrokeshire.

Anne-Marie Pagett

Consultant Solicitor

Shaun undertakes all aspects of residential conveyancing matters and commercial transactions, with particular experience of agricultural land transactions. Shaun has expertise in unregistered land and adverse possession claims.

Shaun Davies

Consultant Licensed Conveyancer

Leila, who hails from Aberystwyth, joins Welch & Co as a Trainee Solicitor, having gained her LPC at Cardiff Law School. Leila has a passion for contentious Law and during her time on the LPC, was a team leader for the Innocence Project alongside her studies.

Leila Busigara

Trainee Solicitor / Police Station Representative

Rebecca is a graduate of Aberystwyth Law School with a degree in Criminology and Psychology. Rebecca works predominantly within the Criminal Law Department as a Paralegal, and Police Station Representative, directly supporting Katy Hanson.

Rebecca Nicholas

Paralegal / Police Station Representative

Kelly is a qualified Police Station Representative and Administrator, working between our South Pembrokeshire & Ceredigion offices. A familiar face to many due to her 20 plus years of experience in the field of Criminal Defence work.

Kelly Boswell

Paralegal / Police Station Representative

Rhianne is an experienced Conveyancing Paralegal, who divides her time between our Ceredigion and South Pembrokeshire Offices, directly supporting the Conveyancing Solicitors. Rhianne will be pleased to assist with your Conveyancing transaction queries.

Rhianne Cox

Paralegal

Jennie is an experienced Conveyancing and Family Law Paralegal, who divides her time between our Ceredigion and South Pembrokeshire Offices, directly supporting the Conveyancing & Family Solicitors. Jennie is studying her LPC alongside working within the business.

Jennie Coombs

Trainee Solicitor / Police Station Representative

Tia is a student of Cardiff University Law school who joins us as an Administrator until she commences her LPC studies at Swansea University later this year, whilst continuing to work within the firm.

Tia Brace

Paralegal

Mark is an experienced accredited police station representative, and regularly represents people accused of serious crimes. Mark is a dependable and robust legal advisor.

Mark Pugh

Police Station Representative

Jess is an experienced accredited police station representative, and regularly represents people accused of serious crimes. Jess is a dependable and robust legal advisor

Jess Grosvenor

Police Station Representative
Dan Worth

Daniel is graduate of Oxford School of Architecture, and spent the early part of his career working in London as a Project Management Consultant, initially within the banking sector, then latterly in South Wales responsible for the delivery of significant Capital schemes for NHS Trusts, Local Health Boards and local authorities.

Daniel Worth

Practice Manager
Dan Worth

Joanna has 20 years experience in Accounts Management, and is responsible for the day to day management of transactions across the Business. Jo will be pleased to assist with any Accounts related queries.

Joanna Trevitt

Accounts

Kayleigh, who holds a Masters in Finance, is our assistant accounts manager, based in our administrative hub within the Ceredigion office.

Kayleigh Reed

Accounts

Amy is an Administrator working in our Cardigan / North Pembs Offices. Amy works across all of our Legal departments, supporting our Lawyers / Fee Earners in their day to day duties.

Amy Daley

Administrator

Carrie is an Administrator working across all of our Legal departments, supporting our Lawyers / Fee Earners in their day to day duties.

Carrie Perkins

Administrator

Keira, recently completed her degree in Business Mgt & Law, and joins us as a paralegal, commencing her SQE studies later this year.

Keira Davies

Administrator