Welcome to MCP Solicitors

Solicitors in King's Lynn, Peterborough, Thetford & Wisbech

Metcalfe Copeman & Pettefar LLP (MCP) Solicitors is a long established, substantial firm of solicitors based in Norfolk and Cambridgeshire, with offices in Kings Lynn, Peterborough, Thetford and Wisbech.

Our lawyers deal with most areas of law, for both individuals and businesses, and we pride ourselves on our professional, friendly, cost-effective service.

Please explore this website to learn more about what we offer or alternatively contact us to find out how we can help you.


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Latest News

New Family Court System

Many family disputes concerning children can be resolved by agreement, often aided by solicitors, but this is not possible in all cases. Whilst we aim to help with discussions and negotiations we sometimes have to recommend court proceedings. On 22nd April 2014 the Children and Families Act 2014 came into force together with a new Family Court which it is hoped will streamline and simplify the Court process for applications concerning children.Read More

New Drivers - be alert!

Figures released recently by the DVLA suggest that 200 new drivers are having their Driving Licences revoked every week. Under the Road Traffic (New Drivers) Act 1995 a probationary period is imposed for the first 2 years after the driving test is passed. During this time, a new driver will be subject to immediate and automatic revocation of their Licence, should they amass 6 or more penalty points. Read More

Important changes in Employment Law

Employment Law is a rapidly changing area and increasingly so with new, and important, recent developments including... Read More

Lasting Powers of Attorney

Members of our Wills and Probate Department are assisting many of our clients, more than ever, in making what are known as Lasting Powers of Attorney ("LPA's"). If, in the modern world, many of us are lucky enough to reach a ripe old age, then sometimes a feature of that may be that it becomes more difficult or indeed impossible, to continue managing one's financial property and affairs. Read More

MCP Crime Team Expansion

It has been well publicised in recent months that firms undertaking Criminal law practice are under severe pressure and many are giving up this area of work. MCP are bucking the trend and in recent months have recruited several quality lawyers to their team. Recent recruits to MCP are experienced Criminal Defence advocates... Read More

Have All Of Your Customers Paid On Time?

By calculating and demanding both statutory interest and compensation on commercial debts we can often recover an additional amount - over and above the original debt amount. That extra amount is often sufficient to cover our legal fees and leave an added bonus for you, our client. Read More