Pengelly and Rylands – professional legal advice when you need it

Pengelly and Rylands is a long established High Street law firm set in the beautiful surroundings of the Wealden town of Tenterden. We offer friendly down to earth advice by experienced solicitors with a wealth of local knowledge.

Our excellent team can offer a wide range of specialist advice from divorce and child contact to setting up a business, writing a will or buying and selling property. We can visit clients at home who are unable to come to our offices and offer some initial fixed fee interviews.

We also have a French and German speaking Notary Public working from our office who can notarise official documents both from the UK and abroad.

Read more about our departments and team and learn how we could help you solve your legal problem.


We are pleased to announce that as of 1st August 2016, the practice of Pengelly & Rylands Solicitors will be joining together with the long standing and well established Gravesend law firm, Hatten Wyatt incorporating Morlings Solicitors. Since its establishment in 1844, Hatten Wyatt has gone from strength to strength in the Gravesham area, and its more recent presence throughout Maidstone is testimony to the strength of service and values that the Firm offers.

Pengelly & Rylands are thrilled to be able to work alongside Hatten Wyatt, expanding and developing the business offering additional service areas and an increased number of experienced solicitors for its clients.

As well as enhancing the services offered by Pengelly & Rylands in Family, Residential Property, Private Client, Notary Public Services and Company Law, Hatten Wyatt are also delighted to be able to add the following areas of law to the list of professional services available:

  • Civil Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Employment Law
  • Family Mediation
  • Charities
  • Registered Office Service
  • Professional Trustees
  • Licensing
  • Personal Injury
  • Crime

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Meet the Team!