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Retired colleagues


Here are some of the familiar faces from Morton’s Solicitors beginnings and recent past.

Stephen Morton

Stephen Morton LL.B (HONS)

Stephen founded Morton’s Solicitors along with his son, Simon Morton in 1996. Stephen was a well-known and respected figure of Manchester legal society for many years. He was a quick-witted, intelligent man with a big personality. He was a skilled advocate and fought every case tooth and nail. Stephen retired in 2004 when Simon and Lisa Morton (then Gibson) took over the practice and Morton’s was incorporated. Stephen sadly passed away in 2018 but will be fondly remembered by us all.

Tom Young

Tom Young

Tom was a key team member of our practice from 2000 – 2020, and has now retired. He had a large client following and his discreetness, diligence and hard work were apparent in the results he got for his clients.

Stewart Rees

Stewart Rees

Stewart was employed with Morton’s from 1998 until his retirement in 2017. With his charismatic vitality and his kindness, Stewart was a well-liked and successful member of our team.

Award-Winning Crime Team of the Year

Why You Are In Safe Hands with Morton's Solicitors - Stockport, Manchester & Cheshire.

We have twice won the award for "Crime - Team of the Year" at the highly prestigious Manchester Legal Awards in 2018 & 2020.

Not only is this based on our ability to get fantastic results for our clients, but we also offer an extremely friendly, discreet and client-focused service which has earnt us the plaudits.

What this means for any prospective client is that your case is going to be in some of the safest hands in Criminal Defense for Stockport, Greater Manchester & across the North West.

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