Our Team

  • Charles Newton

    Charles Newton

    Solicitor – Senior Partner

    Charles is a Solicitor and the Senior Partner in the Firm.

    Charles qualified as a Solicitor in 1986 and specialises in Business Sales & Purchases, Business Law, Commercial Property matters, Residential Conveyancing, Trust Law and Wills, Powers of Attorney and Probate matters.

    Away from the office Charles is a motorsport enthusiast and enjoys spending his free time with his family and his young Grandchildren.

  • Gavin Newton

    Gavin Newton

    Solicitor – Partner

    Gavin is a Solicitor and Partner in the Firm.

    Gavin joined the firm in 2007 as a Trainee Solicitor and since qualified as a Solicitor in 2010. Gavin specialises in Wills, Powers of Attorney and Probate matters, Residential Conveyancing, Residential Landlord and Tenant matters and general Civil Litigation.

    Away from the office Gavin is a keen DIY’er and in his free time is usually building, renovating or repairing something! And of course Gavin enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 young children.

  • Zoe Flower

    Zoe Flower

    Conveyancer

    Zoe is an experienced Conveyancer with our Firm. 

    Zoe has extensive experience in Residential Conveyancing including property Sale and Purchases, Remortgages, Transfer of Equity, Buy to Let, Leasehold transactions. Zoe is based at our Ilkeston office and joined the firm in 2016. 

     

  • Geraint Williams

    Geraint Williams

    Solicitor – Partner

    Geraint is a Solicitor and Partner in the Firm.

    Geraint qualified as a Solicitor in 1986 and joined Charles Newton & Co in 2010. Geraint specialises in Family and Matrimonial Law including divorce, financial and children issues, cohabiting couples, Personal Injury, Debt and Money advice and Employment Law.

    Geraint is a member of Resolution.

    Away from the office Geraint enjoys taking long walks by the River Trent (and elsewhere) and regular visits to the Theatre.  

  • Rose Taylor

    Rose Taylor

    Accounts Manager

    Rose is the Firm’s Account Manager.

    Rose worked alongside Charles Newton for many years in their predecessor firm and following the demerger in 2001 Rose became the Accounts Manager for the Firm.

    Away from the office Rose enjoys taking short breaks around Europe, reading and spending time with her family.  

  • Michelle Derbyshire

    Michelle Derbyshire

    Legal Secretary

    Michelle is a Legal Secretary at the Firm and joined Charles Newton & Co in 2015. Michelle works alongside Charles Newton and transcribes all of his dictations, arranging appointments and is one of the first point of contacts within our Firm.

    Away from the office Michelle enjoys caravan breaks and spending time with her Family.  

  • Lorraine Zalewski

    Lorraine Zalewski

    Legal Secretary

    Lorraine is the Firm’s Receptionist and a Legal Secretary at the Firm. Having joined Charles Newton & Co in 2002 Lorraine works alongside Gavin Newton and Barbara Harasym, transcribing their dictations, arranging appointments and is one of the first point of contacts within our Firm.

    Away from the office Lorraine enjoys reading, walking (lots!), visiting National Trust properties and spending time with her friends.  

  • Lyn Newton

    Lyn Newton

    Practice Administrator

    Lyn is the Firm’s Practice Administrator and deals with the general administration, archiving and other administrative responsibilities to ensure the business runs like clockwork.

    Away from the office Lyn enjoys reading and spending her free time with her family, in particular her young grandchildren who certainly keep her fit with all their energy and enthusiasm.  

  • Paul Newton

    Paul Newton

    Director & Branch Manager

    Paul is a Director and Branch Manager of our Eastwood and Ilkeston Estate Agency offices. Paul joined Charles Newton & Co Estate Agents in 2007 when the first Estate Agency branch opened in Eastwood (Nottingham) following a successful Marketing career with a large blue chip company. Paul manages both Estate Agency offices and is on hand to provide property valuations and conduct the viewings requested through both branches.

    Away from the office Paul enjoys spending time with his family and taking short breaks with his friends.  

  • Georgina Beresford

    Georgina Beresford

    Property Sales Negotiator

    Georgina is a Property Sales Negotiator at our Eastwood Estate Agency branch. Georgina joined Charles Newton & Co in 2014 and is often the first point of contact for clients at the Eastwood Estate Agents branch. 

  • Andy Putnam

    Andy Putnam

    Assisted Viewer

    Andy is a dedicated Assisted Viewer and works at both our Ilkeston and Eastwood Estate Agency branches. Andy joined Charles Newton & Co in 2014 and provides the grand tour of our clients properties for sale across both of our Estate Agency branches. 

  • Lynne Nelson

    Lynne Nelson

    Trainee Estate Agent

    Lynne is a Sales Negotiator at our Ilkeston Estate Agency branch having joined the firm in 2016. Lynne is one of the first points of contact for clients at the Ilkeston Estate Agency branch and deals with enquiries, valuation appointments, viewing requests, draft marketing details and general administration.

     

  • Nicola King

    Nicola King

    Accounts Administrator

     Nicola works alongside Rose Taylor in our busy accounts dept dealing with payments and receipts and general accounts. 

  • Kate Barry

    Kate Barry

    Solicitor Kate is based in the Firm’s Private Client department dealing with Residential Conveyancing, Wills, Powers of Attorney and Probate. Kate joined Charles Newton & Co in October 2010 having successfully gained her Law degree and then went on to complete the Legal Practice Course in 2009 and since qualified as a Solicitor in July 2014.  

    Away from the office Kate's interests include F1, Motogp (in particular Valentino Rossi) and Reading. 

  • Annkie Cheung

    Annkie Cheung

    Legal Secretary

    Annkie is a Legal Secretary at the Firm and joined Charles Newton & Co in 2016. Annkie works alongside Kate Barry and transcribes all of her dictations, arranging appointments and is one of the first point of contacts within our Firm.

    If Annkie is not at the office she is either travelling around the world or exploring the great outdoors.  Hiking, photography and attending gym classes are also part of her interests!

     

     

  • Gayle Bacon

    Gayle Bacon

    Property Sales Negotiator

    Gayle is a Property Sales Negotiator at our Ilkeston Estate Agency branch. Gayle joined Charles Newton & Co in 2013 and is often the first point of contact for clients at the Ilkeston Estate Agents branch. 

    In her spare time Gayle enjoys spending time with her family. 

Offices

Solicitors
5 Alexandra Street
Eastwood
Nottingham
NG16 3BD
Estate Agents
2 Alexandra Street
Eastwood
Nottingham
NG16 3BD

  01773 535535
Solicitors
6-8 Bath Street
Ilkeston
Derbyshire
DE7 8FB
Estate Agents
6-8 Bath Street
Ilkeston
Derbyshire
DE7 8FB

  01159 305070