8 Bearl Farm, Stocksfield, Northumberland, NE43 7AL

Contact us for a free estimate: 0344 88 050 88


Our history goes back to 2006 when Clifford James started its specialist diminution claim service, allowing our clients to recover the loss in value of their motor vehicle following a road traffic accident. This is known as diminution.

On 1st April 2013, we became an Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.


Expert Diminution Service

We have developed our diminution service and built up our good reputation as one of the UK’s leading solicitors firms who deal with diminution claims.

The law of diminution has rapidly developed since we started trading with our expertise being tested in a number of cases at Court as well as being involved in high value diminution cases including one where damages of £20,000 were recovered on an Aston Martin DB4 Series 5.


Insurer Relations

As one of the market leaders in Diminution, our knowledge and success is recognised with good working relationships with insurance companies and agreed protocols/processes for dealing with diminution cases that facilitate quicker settlement with less need for litigation.

We bring each client a combination of deep industry knowledge and expertise. We have agreed protocols and working processes with insurers for dealing with diminution cases which facilitate for quicker settlements and less need for litigation.

Expert Service

Insurer Relations

Proven Results


We act for both those making a diminution claim as well as insurance companies to defend 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 fanatical 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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What our customers say

I 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 occurs in the future.



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.


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