Raworths LLP
About About



We act for businesses as well as the people who create, own and invest in them, building long term relationships with our clients to understand the unique challenges and opportunities they face. Our depth of experience and knowledge is focussed on providing practical advice designed to meet all our clients’ business needs.

Individuals & Families

We understand how important your case is, our experienced teams are on hand to provide practical and effective legal advice. With one of the largest teams of lawyers in North Yorkshire we work for wealthy individuals and their families, trusts and family businesses - your needs are at the heart of what we do.


Our Commercial, Residential and Agricultural Property teams have the expertise to help you deal with the opportunities and challenges of the freehold and leasehold real estate market. We have substantial depth of experience of the property world and its demands which gives us the crucial ability to help you achieve your aims.

Resolving Disputes

Disputes are an unavoidable fact of life, but when they happen it is essential to find a quick, effective and practical solution to the situation. Whether your issues are commercial or business related, family or personal, we have the depth of experience, imagination and expertise to help you solve your problems.

Shaping Harrogate’s early business development, Edwin Raworth broke new ground when he opened his law firm in 1887 to meet the requirements of an ever-changing society. The same dynamic approach to helping business and individuals and families remains at the heart of Raworths today.

Centre of legal excellence for business and individuals

We have both specialist commercial and private client lawyers working together as one team to provide the breadth of knowledge and expertise needed to resolve the complexities that life throws at businesses, individuals and families.

Modern approach with traditional values

We are an innovative business constantly looking to improve the way we deliver services to our clients, while retaining the best of traditional values.

Dedicated to Harrogate and North Yorkshire

We are a single centre firm with a depth of local knowledge, having been based in Harrogate for over 125 years. We have no plans to merge or open offices in Leeds or elsewhere and we provide excellent value as a real alternative to city firms.