The Switalskis Group brings together experienced legal professionals, focused on providing comprehensive, first-class service to clients across a range of specialist areas of the law.

About the Switalskis Group

The Switalskis Group currently comprises three specialist law firms employing around 450 people across 14 locations in the Yorkshire region. The roots of the combined group date back to 1979 and it is now one of the largest independent law firms in the region.

The group was created in 2021 when Switalskis Solicitors acquired both Atherton Godfrey and Pryers. The three firms have a shared interest in providing first-class service to meet the specialist needs of their clients. Areas of expertise include Clinical Negligence, Personal Injury, Commercial Law, Real Estate and more.

Firms within the Group

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Switalskis Solicitors were founded in 1993 and now operate from 12 offices across Yorkshire.


Atherton Godfrey has been based in Doncaster since 1979. They joined the Switalskis Group in January 2021.

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Pryers Solicitors were founded in York in 2002. They joined the Switalskis Group in April 2021.

Professional Accreditations

All three firms include nationally-recognised specialists in some of the most complex areas of the law. They are all Lexcel accredited in recognition of the peace of mind and clear communication that they provide to clients.

All three are recognised as leading firms by both Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners - two independent guides to help clients choose the right legal professional. A number of departments and individuals are also recognised for their specific expertise.