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.

    Away from the office Gavin enjoys tennis, motorsport and spending time with his wife and 2 young children.

  • Dawn White

    Dawn White

    Solicitor - Partner

    Dawn is a Partner and Solicitor in the firm having joined in 2018. 

    Dawn qualified as a Solicitor in 2006 and specialises in Wills, Probate and Powers of Attorney working at both our Eastwood office and Ilkeston office. 

    Away from the office Dawn enjoys spending time with her young family. 

  • 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.  

  • Rae Blythe

    Rae Blythe

    Accounts Manager

    Rae is the Firm’s Account Manager and joined the firm in 2018.

    Rae has gained a wealth of experience over the years working for various large Law firms.

     

  • Beverley Smith

    Beverley Smith

    Legal Secretary Beverley is one of our Firm’s Receptionist and a Legal Secretary at Eastwood office. Having joined Charles Newton & Co in 2020 Beverley works alongside Gavin Newton transcribing dictations, arranging appointments and is one of the first point of contacts within our Firm.
  • Kate Barry

    Kate Barry

    Solicitor Kate is Solicitor working in our Conveyancing department at our Eastwood branch. Kate deals with all aspects of Residential Conveyancing including Sales and Purchases, Remortgages and Transfer of Equity.
  • Shona Carmichael

    Shona Carmichael

    Solicitor Shona is Solicitor working in our Conveyancing department at our Eastwood branch. Shona deals with all aspects of Residential Conveyancing including Sales and Purchases, Remortgages and Transfer of Equity.
  • 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 Shona Carmichael, 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.  

  • 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

    Property Sales Negotiator

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

     

  • Lisa Tattersall

    Lisa Tattersall

    Conveyancer

    Lisa is based at our Ilkeston office as a Residential Conveyancer. Having joined Charles Newton & Co in 2019 Lisa works in our Ilkeston office Conveyancing department dealing with all types of residential conveyancing including Sales, Purchases, Remortgages, New Builds, Right to Buy, Staircasing and Help to Buy.

     

  • Ann Mutch

    Ann Mutch

    Legal Secretary

    Ann is an experienced Legal Secretary at the Firm having worked for Charles Newton & Co at different times during her life for many years . Ann works alongside Charles Newton and Geraint Williams and assists in transcribing their dictations, arranging appointments and is one of the first point of contacts within our Firm.

     

     

     

  • Lisa Motley

    Lisa Motley

    Legal Secretary Lisa is an experienced Legal Secretary based at our Ilkeston office and having worked in the Legal profession for a number of years. Lisa works alongside our Residential Conveyancer, Lisa Tattersall, at our Ilkeston office and assists in transcribing dictations, arranging appointments and is one of the first point of contacts within our Firm.

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