About Protea Solicitors

    Protea Solicitors is a boutique law firm located in West End of London, specialising in non-contentious Property, Company Commercial and Probate matters. We pride ourselves on providing a high quality, bespoke service to our clients.

    We are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority which means that you are protected. Our firm must comply with a strict set of compliance regulations. We carry professional indemnity insurance and your money is protected in a separate client account.

    OUR MOTTO: PEOPLE • PROPERTY • PASSION

    This reflects who we are and how we operate. We are client centred, enthusiastic, and offer a fuss free approach to meeting your legal needs. We pride ourselves on being small and agile, working with you to take control of the transaction without exposing you to stress and anxiety.

    We work in an uncomplicated way and you will have direct access to the Principal Solicitor. Cindi Van Graan, the Principal Solicitor, will be personally involved in your transaction from start to finish. So you can be assured that the most experienced person is dealing with your matter. We are responsive and proactive, meaning you won't have to chase us for updates. We understand our clients are busy and that we need to be flexible, so we are happy to work outside of traditional hours and communicate with you via the many different platforms available.

    THE MEANING AND SYMBOLISM OF ‘PROTEA’

    The King Protea is the national flower of South Africa, where the Principal grew up. The flower’s symbolism of transformation, diversity, courage and resourcefulness form part of Protea Solicitors’ core values.

     

    ABOUT THE PRINCIPAL SOLICITOR

    Cindi Van Graan is a fully qualified solicitor. She obtained her LLB (Hons) from City University and went on to achieve a Commendation for the Legal Practice Course from BPP Law School. Cindi has been in practice for over 10 years, and before establishing Protea Solicitors in 2015, she was a Partner at a boutique West End firm specialising in Property and Commercial Law. Cindi enjoys taking part in volunteering and charitable causes. She was a Special Constable with the Metropolitan Police for 5 years, and currently serves as Treasurer of Greenwich Citizens Advice Bureaux and volunteers for homelessness charities and night shelters.

    Cindi is the author of an e-book on 5 pitfalls to avoid when purchasing a residential property, which you can download from the website. She is also a contributor to the book Buy or Sell your Home: Legal Essentials for Smoother Property Transactions.

    Services

    Protea Solicitors undertakes all aspects of non-contentious Property, Company Commercial and Probate Law. We specialise in Residential and Commercial Conveyancing.

    We offer personal, quality service, from qualified and well-rounded solicitors. Our aim is to remove the stress, provide decisive advice and educate you along the way.

    We understand the significance of your transaction. That is why we offer reassurance and keep you informed at every stage of your transaction. You will enjoy direct access, on a day-to- day basis, with your lawyer.

    Browse our range of services

    Residential & Commercial Property
    Company Commercial
    Wills and Probate
    Legalisation Services

    Testimonials

    I would like to put on record how much I appreciate the speedy and efficient way you dealt with my Will and also the more complicated Property Trust Deed. You made it feel so easy with only a few emails and the occasional phone call. It's not something any of us relish doing but you made it easy and now I can relax and put my mind at rest.

    I will happily recommend you and Protea Solicitors to anyone who needs a reliable and friendly solicitor.

    Gill, Probate and Property

    2016-10-23T01:10:38+00:00

    Gill, Probate and Property

    I would like to put on record how much I appreciate the speedy and efficient way you dealt with my Will and also the more complicated Property Trust Deed. You made it feel so easy with only a few emails and the occasional phone call. It's not something any of us relish doing but you made it easy and now I can relax and put my mind at rest. I will happily recommend you and Protea Solicitors to anyone who needs a reliable and friendly solicitor.
    We cannot recommend Cindi at Protea Solicitors highly enough. She kept us informed about what was happening at all times and she was always helpful and polite.

    Maureen, Probate and Property

    2016-10-23T01:11:03+00:00

    Maureen, Probate and Property

    We cannot recommend Cindi at Protea Solicitors highly enough. She kept us informed about what was happening at all times and she was always helpful and polite.
    I used Cindi for the purchase of my first property. She was very helpful and always on the ball. She explained how things worked very well and was always available if I had any questions. I am very happy with the service provided and would definitely recommend her to friends and family.

    Gianni, Property

    2016-10-23T01:11:37+00:00

    Gianni, Property

    I used Cindi for the purchase of my first property. She was very helpful and always on the ball. She explained how things worked very well and was always available if I had any questions. I am very happy with the service provided and would definitely recommend her to friends and family.
    I was very impressed with Cindi's work and ongoing communication, which is rigorous and of the highest quality. I found her very knowledgeable and thorough.

    Sangita, Property

    2016-10-23T01:11:58+00:00

    Sangita, Property

    I was very impressed with Cindi's work and ongoing communication, which is rigorous and of the highest quality. I found her very knowledgeable and thorough.
    Kerry and I are so grateful for everything you've done for us. As always you've gone above and beyond as well as doing an exceptional job. This difficult process would have been so much harder without you. Thank you Cindi!!!

    Mike, Property

    2017-10-01T14:40:14+00:00

    Mike, Property

    Kerry and I are so grateful for everything you've done for us. As always you've gone above and beyond as well as doing an exceptional job. This difficult process would have been so much harder without you. Thank you Cindi!!!

    Contact

    Protea Solicitors
    Orwell House
    16 – 18 Berners Street
    London
    W1T 3LN
    Tel: 020 3745 6077
    Fax: 020 7637 7546
    We are conveniently located just a few minutes from both Oxford Circus and Tottenham Court Road tube stations.