8 Bearl Farm, Stocksfield, Northumberland, NE43 7AL

Contact us for a free estimate: 0344 88 050 88


Established in 2006 and now a market leader in motor vehicle diminution, our group of companies blends a firm of solicitors with an insurance underwriting agency which enables us to sell insurance products and handle diminution claims.

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A solicitors’ firm which has successfully handled thousands of diminution cases, and operates the claims handling function for our Diminution Insurance policies.

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Our insurance underwriting agency which acts for an A-rated insurer and is responsible for selling and distributing Diminution Insurance in the UK.


Being innovative and passionate about what we do are core to our values. It ensures that we are at the cutting edge of the insurance products we sell to provide solutions to long established problems and exposures.

It also means that our claims handling function managed by our solicitors’ firm secures successful and fair outcomes. This is proven by our extensive track record of recovering diminution in value of vehicles, no matter what make, model or type, for vehicle manufacturers and leasing companies as well as private individuals.

Award Winning

Clifford James has been recognised by Alphabet (GB) Limited (a BMW company) as a leading supplier by awarding us with their Collaboration Award and we have also been awarded the Investors in People Silver Award.


Clifford James are at the cutting edge of vehicle diminution services, having been involved in the development of the law of diminution in modern times, winning case appeals and developing unique systems to value diminution cases.


We are proud of our friendly and supportive approach and believe that our values allow us to offer an excellent service every time.


Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and its solicitors’ firm is regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, we have developed an unrivalled Diminution Insurance product that protects a consumer from their vehicle losing value in the event it is seriously damaged in a road traffic accident.


We act for both those making a diminution claim as well as insurance companies defending against diminution cases with no merits. Our clients include blue-chip companies, fleets, leasing companies, commercial businesses and private individuals.

Committed to Excellence

We pride ourselves in getting the best outcome for our clients meaning we have to be innovative and passionate about what we do.  Proud of our friendly and supportive approach, our values allow us to offer an excellent service every time.

We use the latest IT and innovative solutions to ensure that our clients obtain the very best and efficient service and we regularly carry out research, and use developed skills to give our clients the cutting edge.

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Investors in people - Silver


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LEXCEL accreditation

Memberships and Accreditations


We were awarded the Investors In People – Silver in 2009. This shows our commitment to investing and training our own staff, ensuring we recognise performing employees, and that we are always improving and driving forward.



The SRA is the regulator of solicitors and law firms in England and Wales. They regulate over 180,000 solicitors in England & Wales.



The BVRLA is the UK trade body for companies engaged in vehicle rental, leasing and fleet management. BVRLA membership provides customers with the reassurance that the company they are dealing with adheres to the highest standards of professionalism and fairness.


LEXCEL accreditation

LEXCEL is an accredited legal practice quality mark for client care, compliance and practice management.


What our customers say

quoteI am very satisfied & pleased with the service you have provided me. I will recommend you to all friends and family and definitely use you again, should a similar incident occur in the future.quote

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