Meet the team

Whatever your requirements, our friendly team here at PD Law are here to help and we are dedicated to serving you in the best way possible.

Phillip Doyle

Phillip Doyle - Managing Director/Solicitor

Qualified Solicitor since 2004, he has over 30 years of legal experience working in Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury, Landlord & Tenant, Employment Law, Criminal Injuries Compensation and Debt Recovery with various firms in Liverpool City Centre. In 2011, he set up the PD Law practice in Widnes, his hometown, to enable him to offer a more personal and bespoke service to his clients.

Interesting Fact

A keen golfer with a handicap of 8 and he is an Everton FC supporter.

What clients say about Phillip

Phill is a real star and he has been fantastic in helping me. I will not use another Solicitors again, they have a customer and friend in me for life. Thank you!

Phillip, massive thanks for all your help during a difficult time for us.

Thank you Phillip for being patient and understanding, I would not hesitate to use you again and recommend you.

Julie Doyle

Julie Doyle - Director/Practice Manager

Has over 30 years’ experience in accounts and office management through her employment in both public and private organisations within the legal field.

Interesting Fact

Enjoys swimming, travelling and horse racing, having a share in a racehorse with her family.

Jacqueline Ball

Jacqueline Ball - Associate Solicitor

A qualified Solicitor since 2015, Jacqueline has over 8 years’ experience in all aspects of Residential Conveyancing in firms throughout the North of England. Jacqueline is Head of Conveyancing at PD Law.

Interesting Fact

Enjoys reading a good book and spending quality time with her young family.

What clients say about Jacqueline

The service we received was outstanding. We were kept up to date and queries answered fully and promptly.

Professional and friendly from the start, her support has been invaluable.

She is completely professional and is extremely knowledgeable, I would not hesitate to recommend.

Jordan Shard

Jordan Shard - Associate Solicitor

Qualified as a Solicitor in 2019, Jordan took up his first legal role with PD Law in 2015 and has gained over 8 years’ experience working in Litigation, Personal Injury, Employment Law, Housing Dis-Repair, Wills, Probate and Lasting Powers of Attorney. Jordan is an advocate for people suffering from all forms of Dementia through his role as a Dementia Friends Ambassador.

Interesting Fact

Enjoys the gym and is a long standing Widnes Vikings Rugby League fan.

What clients say about Jordan

I would like to thank Jordan for the professional manner in handling my file.

Thank you Jordan for your consideration and help in winning my lawsuit. Now I believe in justice. Best Regards.

Extremely pleased with the service. Special thanks to Jordan for dealing with my claim in a professional and caring manner. Thank you so much.

Colin Hornby

Colin Hornby - Consultant Solicitor

Originally from Widnes, Colin has joined PD Law, bringing over 10 years’ experience of dealing with all types of family law gained with firms throughout the northwest. Throughout his career he has built a great reputation in his field for being compassionate and accessible to his clients whilst ensuring their best interest are always paramount.

Interesting Fact

Colin enjoys spending time with his four young children and although he once played for Everton FC, he is a Man United fan.

What clients say about Colin

Colin is very professional while having a friendly approach.

He gave me the information that helped me make important decisions in a difficult time.

Really helpful. Always available and quick to respond. I would 100% recommend using Colin.

Jennifer Baker

Jennifer Baker - Senior Conveyancing Executive

Jennifer has over 20 years’ experience of working in Solicitors firms specialising in Residential Conveyancing and Private Client work including Wills, Probate and Lasting Powers of Attorney. She is currently undertaking the final step in her Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC) qualification to become a Licensed Conveyancer.

Interesting Fact

Jennifer enjoys, drawing and spending time with her family.

What clients say about Jennifer

"Brilliant service, dealt with Jennifer Baker and couldn’t have asked for a more helpful person, was always there to help when we wasn’t sure what was going on as first time buyers, also very quick with dealing with everything and kept me up to date with all the information. Excellent."

"I was very impressed; everything was dealt with promptly and I was kept fully informed each step of the way. Thank you Jennifer."

"Good service, great communication from Jennifer, Thanks."

Jacob Doyle

Jacob Doyle - Trainee Solicitor

Jacob has worked at PD Law for 9 years, initially on an ad-hoc basis whilst studying for his A ‘level and Degree qualifications before taking up a full-time position. He has since obtained a Masters in Qualifying Law in 2020 and is now undertaking his training to become a qualified Solicitor. He has gained experience working in Litigation, Personal Injury and Housing Dis-Repair.

Interesting Fact

Jacob enjoys playing golf, socialising with friends and attending music concerts.

What clients say about Jacob

Excellent service Jacob 10/10!

Jacob, Thank you so much for your hard work, flawless communication and tenacity.

Jacob was a great help for me, did everything in a fast and professional manner and I cannot thank him enough. Highly recommend for such a great service.

Jeanette Price

Jeanette Price - Legal Assistant

Jeanette has worked in the legal field for over 24 years and has a vast amount of experience having worked predominantly in residential conveyancing within North West law firms. Jeanette provides support across the residential conveyancing and private client team.

Interesting Fact

Jeanette enjoys cooking and spending time with her family.

Alison Quinn

Alison Quinn - Account Manager

Alison has held numerous financial accounting roles throughout her career whilst completing her studies to obtain her AAT Accounting qualifications. Her Accounts Manager role at PD Law is her first legal accounting role but her excellent financial accounting experience and skills will be a great asset for the continuing the development of the firm.

Interesting Fact

Alison enjoys country walks, music and socialising and to relax Alison likes to read a good book.

Jennica Cannon

Jennica Cannon - Accounts/Legal Administrator

Jennica joined PD Law straight from college having successfully obtained 3 A ‘Level’s including mathematics. She continued her studies on a day release basis and secured her AAT Level 2 accounts qualification. Jennica is undertaking study for her AAT Level 3 qualification. Jennica works with the Accounts Manager and provides legal administrative support across the firm.

Interesting Fact

Enjoys socialising with friends and is an avid fan of Liverpool Football Fan holding a season ticket and attending games with her family.

Sam Doyle

Sam Doyle - Legal Assistant

Sam originally joined PD Law on a part-time basis whilst undertaking studies at college and university. He now works full-time and is responsible for the firms marketing and social media as well as providing legal administrative support across the firm.

Interesting Fact

Sam enjoys playing golf, horseracing and socialising with his friends and family.