Kenyon Son and Craddock is a well-established firm of solicitors, specialising in residential property, personal injury,  family law and family mediation, wills and probate.

We were established in the 1840s and since then have been  providing a friendly and professional service to the people of Thorne, Goole, Wakefield and beyond. The firm holds the Solicitors Quality Mark and a number of our staff are members of specialist Law Society panels. We are accredited by the Conveyancing Quality Scheme, the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers and the Law Society Family Panel.

We would love to meet with you to discuss your specific legal requirements. Both our Thorne and Goole offices are open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday or alternatively contact us by phone or fax:

  • Thorne t:01405 813108
  • Goole t:01405 720850
  • Wakefield t:01924 566111
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  • Christmas closing dates

    All offices will close at 5pm on Friday 21st December and will re-open at 9am on Wednesday 2nd January. May we wish all our clients a very merry Christmas and a peaceful and prosperous New Year.

  • Putting children first when you separate.

    Conflict can have  serious long-term effects on children. Studies have shown that it’s not the separation or divorce proper that has an impact, but rather the conflict arising from it that negatively affects their well-being. So, what do young people think about their parents separating? A ComRes Survey of 14 to 22 year olds in 2015 […]

  • Could you have money in a lost pension?

    The Association of British Insurers (ABI) reported this month that their research had found 800,000 lost pensions worth almost £10 billion. They estimate this could mean a total of over 1.5 million unclaimed pensions worth almost £20 billion. The research only covered defined contribution pensions and there could be more unclaimed in the defined benefit sector. If […]

  • Family mediation helped us communicate again

      I recently met mediation clients Alice and Craig, who had been separated for eight months. They hadn’t seen each other since the separation, which had been very bitter. They had managed to communicate by text when they had to make arrangements for their children but even that was difficult. It was clear when I met them […]