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Richard Lane

Richard Lane

Consultant Solicitor

Profile and Expertise:

Richard is based in our Private Client Department in Bexhill and specialises in trust, probate and administration work. 


Richard qualified as a Solicitor in 1982 and joined the firm of Young Coles & Langdon in 1989 becoming a Partner in 1992.  In January 2017 Richard joined Heringtons when Young Coles & Langdon ceased practising.

He is a former Clerk to the Magdalen & Lasher Charity, a Director of Cooden Beach Golf Club, a member of the Bexhill Rotary Club, and regularly visits Hastings in Sierra Leone with his wife where they both actively assist in running a local Health Centre and where Richard works as a locum p.e. teacher in Hastings REC Primary School. 

Outside the office:

In his spare time Richard enjoys golf, gardening and motor sport.

Client comments:

"I grately appreciated the warm, friendly and totally professional manner."  (Ms M Sadler)


"I very much appreciated the excellent service provided.  Being disabled it is very inconvenient and difficult getting about and the level of service provided to me made what could have been a very stressful situation very simple and convenient and I am most grateful."  

"I came over with Mr Lane and his secretary Shelley and could not be more pleased with all their help and patience." (Ms Playford)

"Could not fault the service and attention."  


Heringtons is the trading name of Heringtons LLP which is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales (registered number OC374843) and which is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (registered number 569513). Registered office: Bank Chambers, High Street, Rye. TN31 7JR We use the word “partner” to refer to a member of the LLP and our use of that word does not imply any legal obligation beyond that of a member of the LLP. We use the word “lawyer” to refer to any person providing legal services whether or not he or she is a qualified professional. Our professional indemnity insurers are AmTrust Europe Limited of No 2, Minster Court, Mincing Lane, London EC3R 7BB and the territorial cover of that insurance is worldwide

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