Stephen Dove is an experienced Solicitor having been in practice for over 35 years, he acts for individuals and corporate clients in areas of law involving: Residential and Commercial Conveyancing, Wills, Probate and Trusts, Change of Name Deeds, Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection matters.
Stephen originally qualified as a Solicitor in Liverpool, having completed his Articles at Yaffe Jackson Ostrin in 1980. After working for a few years at various firms of solicitors, Stephen found in 1988 the ideal place to be was as a Partner in Carter Govier Read known as Carter Read and Dove since 1991.
Stephen has a wide variety of legal experiences, having been involved during his professional life in other areas of law other than that which he now practises, being Criminal Matters: Murder/Manslaughter cases, White Collar Crime, ie fraud cases – notably Inland Revenue – v – Macari Hillier King & Farrar [the well-known Swindon Town FC case] in the early ‘90’s. Personal Injury work, Family work and Insolvency matters, all of which brings an in depth working knowledge to the everyday areas that touch people’s live or corporate matters that may on occasion still be relevant to the areas of law he currently now practises.
Stephen is married and has three children, supports Liverpool FC, and has a general interest in all sports and the Arts. He is a VIP of Wootton Bassett Rugby Club, enjoys travelling and the odd glass of malt whisky.
T: 01793 617617
F: 01793 511249
DX: 38608 Swindon 2