John Barkers

Solicitors in North East Lincolnshire

John Barkers Solicitors has been providing legal services to North East Lincolnshire and its surrounding areas for over 130 years. Our knowledgeable solicitors can help with a variety of matters including family law, property, civil litigation, wills and trusts, personal injury claims, probate and more.

Our commitment to client satisfaction has earned us excellent reviews from clients throughout North East Lincolnshire and the nearby towns and villages like Cleethorpes, Grimsby, Immingham, Healing, Laceby and Holton-le-Clay. We provide comprehensive advice tailored to each individual’s specific needs. Our team of experienced solicitors possess an extensive range of skills, qualifications and experience to provide legal services in a variety of areas.

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Areas served in North East Lincolnshire

John Barkers Solicitors Serving Grimsby
John Barkers Solicitors Serving Cleethorpes

Serving North East Lincolnshire since 1884

At John Barkers Solicitors we offer legal services to the people of North East Lincolnshire and its surrounding towns/villages, such as Cleethorpes, Immingham, Humberston and Stallingborough. We have a team of knowledgeable lawyers who are able to provide legal advice in areas including family law, criminal law, employment law and more.

When you choose John Barkers Solicitors for your legal needs you can count on our experienced team to provide you with the best possible outcome. We pride ourselves on providing quality legal advice with a compassionate approach. Our lawyers will take the time to listen to your concerns and provide tailored advice that is geared towards achieving the best possible outcome.

We understand how stressful legal matters can be, which is why we strive to make the process as easy and stress-free as possible. We are available for telephone calls and online appointments so you can access our services from the comfort of your home. Our lawyers will provide clear explanations of legal processes and keep you updated on any developments in your case.

What areas do we cover?

John Barkers Solicitors covers all areas of North East Lincolnshire, including Grimsby, Great Coates, New Waltham, Waltham, Holton le Clay and Healing. We also provide services to the surrounding towns/villages such as North Killingholme, South Killingholme, Grainsby and Barnoldby le Beck.

North East Lincolnshire Information

North East Lincolnshire is located in the North East of England, on the east coast of England and bordered by South Yorkshire to the south-west, and with Humber Estuary and North Sea to its east. It covers an area of approximately 58.1 square miles (150 km2) as a unitary authority.

Motorway Access

The main arterial road into the area is the A180 which links it directly to Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Sheffield in the South West. The A18 runs through Grimsby connecting Grimsby and Cleethorpes with Louth in Lincolnshire while other major roads link Immingham with Hull and Scunthorpe to the north. There are excellent connections to the M180, M18, M62 and A1(M) motorways; Cleethorpes is a mere 15 minutes away from the Humber Bridge, making it an ideal location for companies using road transport.


North East Lincolnshire provides excellent logistics opportunities with its close proximity to major cities such as Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds. Additionally, Grimsby has direct access to the port of Immingham which offers daily freight services throughout Europe and beyond. The area also has several airports located nearby such as Humberside International Airport in Kirmington which is only 25 miles away and Doncaster Sheffield International Airport is 60 miles away.


North East Lincolnshire has a diverse economy with a strong emphasis on food processing, engineering and manufacturing. With the presence of major multinational corporations such as Heinz, Mars Food UK Ltd and SeaJamm in Grimsby, the area is increasingly becoming an attractive destination for investors. Additionally, there is significant investment in renewable energy sources such as wind power which adds to its appeal.

Population Number

In 2019, North East Lincolnshire had a population of 165,400 residents according to estimates from the Office of National Statistics (ONS). This figure is projected to grow significantly over the next decade as more people move into and invest in the area.


Over the last few years, North East Lincolnshire has seen an influx of investment from both public and private sources. The Government has invested heavily in the local economy by funding several regeneration projects such as the Grimsby Town Centre Renewal Project and North East Lincolnshire Council’s Local Development Framework which was designed to improve public services and encourage economic growth. Additionally, there are a number of private investors who have contributed significant sums of money towards developing business parks, offices and retail spaces within Grimsby.