Clarke Rowe Solicitors


Because life's not black and white






Welcome to Clarke Rowe Solicitors



We are a firm of solicitors based in Poole, Dorset. We have worked locally in the Poole and Bournemouth area for many years.


We are incredibly experienced and committed to excellent client care and an exceptional quality legal service, delivered in a professional and friendly manner at an affordable price. We provide a bespoke, quality solicitor service second to none where you are treated with the utmost importance. We promise to keep you updated at all times.

No marketing tricks, no gimmicks, no nonsense – just plain talking law and common sense. We can get you where you need to be with the least amount of hassle.

Call us on 01202 307940

CONTACT US
  • Mrs D Bournemouth
    Many thanks for your efficient handling of my conveyancing – you were a big help getting me through it without a nervous breakdown.  
    Mrs D Bournemouth
  • Ms C from Bournemouth
    Thank you for taking the stress out of moving home, we couldn’t have asked for a better service
    Ms C from Bournemouth
  • Ms J from Poole
    Just to say thank you especially for calming me down when I thought it wasn’t going to happen – as you said it was worth the wait and we got there in the end
    Ms J from Poole
  • Mr and Mrs S Poole
    Taking the opportunity to thank you so much for all the help and advice when selling our property
    Mr and Mrs S Poole
  • An estate agent
    Dear Nikki  I have to say that I  have been hugely impressed by the way you work and your sheer speed and professionalism – you have been an absolute pleasure to work with
    An estate agent
  • Mr and Mrs P Bournemouth
    Thanks for everything – the estate agent called as well and wanted to make the point that you are a ‘phenomenon’ in a really positive way
    Mr and Mrs P Bournemouth
  • Mr C Poole
    Thank you Babs for your advice and your generosity
    Mr C Poole
  • Mrs H London
    Friends of ours have forwarded your details and have highly praised your work  – we hope you can help us  with our purchase
    Mrs H London
  • Mr S from Australia
    Many thanks for your help with the sale. You have been very helpful, efficient, friendly and made the process as easy as it could be ……….Much appreciated
    Mr S from Australia
  • LG
    Thank you Babs - you got us there in the end! Many thanks for all your hard work.
    LG
  • GO
    Joss and Nikki thank you for all your hard work, the move went like clockwork and we appreciate all your kindness
    GO
  • JO
    Thank you for calming me down when I thought it wasn't going to happen - as you said it was worth the wait!
    JO
  • AD
    Many thanks for your efficient and friendly handling of my conveyancing you were a big help getting me through it without a nervous breakdown
    AD
  • Thank you for all your help during the sale of my mother's bungalow, it has been a pleasure to deal with your company and will certainly use you again
  • CL
    Thank you for taking the stress out of moving! We could not have asked for better service
    CL
  • JH
    Thank you Babs - you have been an absolute legend!
    JH
  • MJ
    Just wanted to say a massive thank you for your patience and help in the purchase of the flat. Your efforts are very appreciated and I am now the proud flat owner!
    MJ
  • RB
    Just like to thank Joss and Babs and team for the excellent handling of our property
    RB
  • KG
    Joss - thanks for sorting out the Lease, giving us your usual excellent service
    KG
  • KV
    Joss - Thank you for making both our house moves and both new chapters in our lives successful - we are very grateful that we have such a skilled solicitor assisting us with all legal matters - you are very much appreciated by us
    KV
  • MW
    At last Contracts have been exchanged! I really appreciate your professionalism so thank you so much for all your hard work and help given  in my purchase
    MW
  • DM
    Many thanks for your help and kindness shown to me over a difficult and very sad time
    DM
  • TR and MR
    Joss, thank you for all your help over this difficult process - your support has been invaluable
    TR and MR
  • JC and JL
    Thank you for your hard work and expert eye during our house purchase, you were nothing short of fabulous
    JC and JL
  • VM
    You made the whole process feel very easy for me - excellent service
    VM
  • MA
    Thanks for your considerable help with our sale and purchase and with other matters along the way. You and your team have been fantastic and I have no hesitation in recommending you.  You have been an enormous help in a very difficult purchase!
    MA
  • VH
    Nikki - Thank you so much - we will be recommending you!
    VH
  • M and J
    Joss - Thank you so much for all your hard work in helping us in our purchase - we really appreciated your forebearance
    M and J
  • C and S
    Thank you for your hardwork and assistance with us buying our first home
    C and S
  • Mr and Mrs D
    Thank you very much for making our house move happen - we appreciated your calm and efficient approach - we shall use you again!
    Mr and Mrs D
  • JD
    Dear Babs, Just to thank you for all your help during the sale of my mother's bungalow, it was a pleasure to deal with your company and will certainly use you again.
    JD
  • J
    Dear Babs, Just to say thank you, especially for calming me down when I  thought it wasn't going to happen - As you say it was worth the wait and we got there in the end!  I love it.
    J
  • AD
    Dear Babs, many thanks for your efficient and friendly handling of my conveyancing, you were a big help getting me through it, without a nervous breakdown!
    AD
  • H
    Dear Babs I cannot thank you enough for all your wonderful help and support during what was a terribly stressful time.  To have one's husband nearly die not once but three times during the ongoing transaction has been a nightmare but throughout it all you have been a rock.  Many thanks again.
    H
  • KW
    Thanking you so very much for all your efforts and support.
    KW
  • A & N
    Babs - Thank you - Wonderful amazing brilliant - you are all of the above.
    A & N
  • Mrs and Ms H
    Babs - Thank you for taking the stress out of moving home - we couldn't have asked for better service
    Mrs and Ms H
  • Mr and Mrs M
    Thank you very much for the excellent service you have provided in the sale and purchase of our properties. You made the whole experience easy!
    Mr and Mrs M
  • Mr and Mrs J, Poole
    Babs, thank you so much for all your help with the purchase of our home. We really appreciate all your hard work. The house is fantastic – we love it and still can’t believe it’s ours.
    Mr and Mrs J, Poole
  • Mrs V, London
    Babs has been exceptional in all her services. She has been just brilliant. May I take this opportunity to send my heartfelt thanks to Babs for all her dedication and expert dealing with our case.
    Mrs V, London

Meet the team


Babs Rowe


Babs’s clients appreciate her no nonsense, down to earth approach when dealing with their transactions.

Joss Payne


Joss is a solicitor with over 30 years experience in the Poole/Bournemouth and surrounding areas.

Babs Rowe


Babs’s clients appreciate her no nonsense, down to earth approach when dealing with their transactions.

Joss Payne


Joss is a solicitor with over 30 years experience in the Poole/Bournemouth and surrounding areas.

No marketing tricks, no gimmicks, no nonsense – just plain talking law and common sense

Clarke Rowe Solicitors