Coronavirus Update – We are open!

Though Scott Richards has been working remotely throughout the pandemic, we are now delighted to officially reopen our doors to the public.

In order to help each other stay safe, we have installed new additions to our offices, including protective screening in Reception and our meeting rooms, hand sanitiser stations and floor arrows. 

📌 Important Information: Please read before visiting our offices

 Appointment - We are currently seeing clients by appointment only. To arrange an appointment, please pop in, call 01626 772 441 or email Please be aware that appointments will only accommodate those individuals required to be present. If you require physical assistance, your support person is welcome to assist, but unfortunately will not be able to wait in our Reception area for you. Our Receptionist, Lucy, will be happy to take a contact number, and call any support person to let them know when the appointment has finished.

 Temperature Checking - Upon entering our building, our Reception staff will take your temperature using a non-contact temperature gun. To protect our staff & clients, should your temperature register above 37.8°C, you will politely be asked to leave our offices.

 Face Coverings - Face coverings must be worn inside our offices*. If you do not have a face covering, we will be happy to provide you with a free SR one for you to keep.

Thank you for your cooperation.

*exemptions apply 


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For solicitors that listen, take great care to understand your situation and can deal with your legal matter expertly and cost effectively, welcome to Scott Richards.


From Wills, Probate  and Family  and Child Care work to Commercial  and Residential property , including assisting first time buyers and Help-to-Buy scheme purchases, we can advise you.


A friendly, personal service

You’ll find us welcoming and flexible - we are even open on Saturdays (normally the last one each month) and do home visits for elderly clients and care home residents.

  • Our team  is approachable and helpful and we take time to ensure clients are put at ease and encouraged to ask questions.

  • When you confirm you’d like us to help you, you’ll have a dedicated solicitor and legal assistant who will stay the same from start to finish – whether it’s a house movePower of Attorney  or dispute that needs resolving.

Our normal opening hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.  


Our Mission Statement 

“We are committed to providing comprehensive legal services in a straightforward and reliable way, with the client’s experience at the heart of all we do.  We understand your needs and our friendly and professional team will deliver a first class service, tailored to your individual requirements.”

Written collectively by our staff – July 2016.

Scott Richards

Scott Richards Solicitors
Newfoundland House
4 Regent St 
Teignmouth TQ14 8SL

01626 772441