About Goughs

One of Wiltshire’s leading law firms with offices across the county providing a wide range of legal services for individuals and businesses

With over 140 years experience

We are proud of our excellent local reputation and are committed to meeting and exceeding our clients’ needs.

Our mission is to provide excellent, trusted and truly personal legal services. How we do this is simple – we are committed to our clients, our people and our communities.

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Why choose Goughs?


We deal with a wide variety of corporate clients so have the expertise to ensure all your needs are dealt with by one team.


Our departments work together so we can address all of your specialist legal needs smoothly and efficiently.


Goughs have been providing legal services to businesses across the south west since 1882.

Find your local office


Telephone: 01249 812 086
The Strand, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0JU


Telephone: 01249 444 499
Mill House, 1 New Road, Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 1EJ

Chippenham, Greenways

Telephone: 01249 475 880
Unit 5, Greenways Business Park, Bellinger Close, Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 1BN


Telephone: 01249 712 193
23 Pickwick Road, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 9BH


Telephone: 01380 726913
Ramsbury House, 30 Market Place, Devizes, Wiltshire SN10 1JG


Telephone: 01225 703 036
5 Bath Road, Melksham, Wiltshire SN12 6LN


Telephone: 01225 762683
2 Fore Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8HX

Goughs in the community

At Goughs Solicitors, we are proud of the work we do with charities (read more about our charity of the year here) and that over 100 of our staff members are trained Dementia Friends.

Our history

Goughs was established in 1882 by George Isaac Gough, since then the firm has evolved beyond recognition. Originally founded in Calne, we now have six offices all in well appointed high street locations at Calne, Corsham, Chippenham High Street, Devizes, Melksham and Trowbridge. We also have a commercial hub located in Greenways Business Park in Chippenham

Whether you require legal services for you, your family or your business, you can rest assured that with over forty lawyers at seven easy-to-reach high street locations, you will receive high quality legal advice, tailored to meet your needs.

We embrace the latest developments in IT and working practices in order to ensure that our clients receive timely and informed responses. From the most complex disputes to the simplest transactions, we have specialist solicitors and legal executives ready to represent your best interests.


Our People

Our Values


Our Services

Our clients rate us excellent

Sue Greenman

Everything was completed professionally and within my tight time scales. I would like to say thank you and would definitely go back to Goughs should I need help in the future.

Ali McBrine

Thank you Alice Blackmore for your fantastic professional support, with care, compassion and kindness, of our need for explanation and understanding of the system and language in a lot of correspondence. Thank you too for being always being honest and empathic of our feelings.

Andrew Alvis

Another well-managed transaction handled promptly and professionally by Nadine Cook and her team. We have used Goughs before, will use again and would not hesitate to recommend their services to anybody.

Phil Carter

Goughs Solicitors provide a friendly, professional and extremely reassuring service. The whole team, especially Georgina Catlin, are empathetic and provide sound advice when required, you definitely feel you are in safe hands.