COVID-19 NOTICE (5 Jan 2021): 

We are operational and able to support you, your family and your business.

Please note that both Receptions will be closed. 

Please contact us by telephone between 9am and 4pm.

Alternatively please send us an email.  All email addresses can be found here – Our People

We will be very happy to help. 

The Law Society has confirmed that solicitors must try to see clients remotely and deliver services virtually, but if this is not possible then face-to-face meetings are permitted.

Gillingham Office – 01634 575464


Rochester Office – 01634 400161




Founded by James Basset in 1854, we are an independent firm of solicitors with offices in Rochester and Gillingham, Kent. We provide a full range of legal services for individuals and businesses and have been offering expert legal advice for more than 150 years.

We are a forward thinking practice with dedicated, professional and specialist staff. We endeavour to deal with every individuals legal affairs in a business-like and competent manner.

The firm is one of the largest practices in the Medway Towns and North Kent, servicing clients across Kent, the South East and London.

We are conveniently located in Rochester and Gillingham and can arrange home visits. Both offices are accessible by public transport and are situated close to local bus routes and are only a few minutes walk away from the local railway stations. We have limited facilities for disabled clients and public parking is available in close proximity to each office.

Our aim is to provide a high quality standard of advice and technical expertise that is competitive in price. We deal with both private clients and those that are eligible for public funding in relation to family and criminal matters. The firm has the Quality Mark Standard from the Legal Aid Agency.

We believe strongly in client care. We offer an efficient, friendly service and are proud to be able to offer the complete legal solution for your needs.


Bassets Solicitors – Legal Services for Medway, Strood, Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham, Rainham, Gravesend, Dartford, Sittingbourne and Maidstone