John Cox-Healey

Partner/Solicitor

Mr Cox-Healey has over 40 years’ experience of assisting clients in this locality. He has been a qualified solicitor since 1985 having trained at Granville-West, Chivers & Morgan and is now senior partner of the practice. He is based primarily based in our Abertillery office but regularly sees clients at Risca and Blackwood offices. His areas of specialism include all areas of work including litigation, employment, commercial and residential property, probate and estate planning. He is responsible for supervising these areas of work within the practice.

John Erasmus

Partner/Solicitor

Mr Erasmus is a qualified solicitor and partner at the practice. He was admitted as a solicitor in 1984 having obtained a law degree from Aberystwyth University. He has over 30 years of experience in assisting clients in matters such as commercial and residential property, probate and estate planning. He shares responsibility for supervising these areas of work within the practice. He is appointed as the practices Money Laundering officer and the Conveyancing Quality Scheme Senior Reporting officer. He is based at Newbridge office having worked at both our Blackwood and Pontypool offices previously.

Justin Telang

Partner/Solicitor

Mr Telang obtained a law degree from the University of Glamorgan and joined the practice as a qualified solicitor in 1995. He has remained with the practice throughout his career and became a partner in 2011. Mr Telang is based at our Risca office and has strong roots with Caldicot having set up and run our office there until 2013. He maintains a strong client base within the locality. His areas of specialism include residential property, probate and estate planning. He shares responsibility for supervising these areas of work within the practice.

Linda James

Partner/Legal Executive

Mrs James is a qualified Chartered Legal Executive having joined the practice in 1989 as a secretary. She qualified as a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives in 2005 having completed her training with Granville-West, Chivers & Morgan. She became a Partner in 2021. She is based at our Blackwood office and runs a caseload specialising in residential property, probate and estate planning. 

Sarah Matthews

Solicitor

Miss Matthews joined the practice whilst undertaking work experience whilst studying for her law degree at Swansea University and completed her training contact in 2012 when she qualified as a solicitor. She is based between Risca and Abertillery office. She specialises in family matters including assisting clients in divorce, children disputes, care proceedings and relationship breakdowns. She is a supervisor for the practices legal aid contract supervising family work. Miss Matthews also undertakes other work including the preparation of Wills, lasting powers of attorney and estate administration.

Debbie Gibbons

Paralegal

Mrs Gibbons is a paralegal who has been with the practice since 1975. She has developed considerable experience and has been assisting clients in the preparation of wills, lasting Powers of Attorney and estate administration for over 30 years. She is based at Newbridge office and has built up a strong client base.

Charlotte Alice Evans

Graduate Legal Executive

Miss Evans joined the practice in 2013 as a member of our administration team and has now qualified as a Graduate Legal Executive. She is presently dealing with general litigation, property matters, the preparation of wills, lasting Powers of Attorney and estate administration. She is based at our Risca office.