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– your ‘Law Firm for Life’.
We are a highly regarded local Ayrshire firm with over 35 years’ experience providing legal advice and services to individuals and businesses at the vital stages of their journey.
Client care is at the heart of our service. Our professional and personable team are committed to building lasting relationships with the people and businesses in our community and beyond.
Have a look around our website to find out more about what we do and our approach, and do not hesitate to get in touch to discuss your needs.
Our legal services
Your local property law experts.
When you buy or sell any type of property in Scotland, you are required to use a solicitor. We can help you through each stage of the conveyancing process, making it as painless as possible for you.
Your local business law experts.
Our expert team can advise you on the full spectrum of business matters, including disposal, acquisition, merger and issues with employment or compliance. We also have extensive experience in advising on business structure, and have worked with a number of leading businesses to secure a successful outcome.
Your local wills and estates experts.
Our Private Client team, led by Partner Thiona McQuiston, can give you expert advice on all aspects relating to Wills and Estates. In line with other areas of the firm, we have recruited and trained outstanding solicitors to ensure you receive the best possible service. Debbie Dunlop is an experienced private client solicitor who has gone the extra mile and successfully completed the onerous examinations of the Society of Trust and Executry Practitioners.
You local family law experts.
We understand the breakdown of a relationship is a difficult and upsetting experience. We can help you deal with some of the challenges separation and divorce presents, with a sympathetic but practical approach.
Your local litigation experts.
Our Litigation team, led by Partner Robert Honeyman, has extensive experience in all aspects of litigation. Dealing with a vast range of disputes which result in court action.
Your local commercial property experts.
The Commercial Property team at The McKinstry Company combines depth of experience with high quality expertise, and standards of service.
Your local accident claims experts.
If you have been involved in an accident in the last three years, you are probably entitled to compensation. We can help you make a personal injury claim and will strive to achieve the very best result for you.
Expert Agricultural Sector Lawyers
At the McKinstry Company our close and longstanding relationship with the agricultural industry lets us respond quickly and effectively to our clients’ needs.
The service was superb. Kirsty and team were extremely helpful.Mr and Mrs R, Ayr
First class service from start till finish. Always there to give help and advice.Mr R, Ayr
Great service and advice from a good professional company.Mr R, Kilmarnock
Excellent, very friendly and professional. I will be using you for all my property transactions in the future!Mrs S, Godstone
My case was handled sensitively and smoothly.Mr N, Ayr
Everyone concerned in the sale of our property was very efficient and kept us up to date with all happenings.D Ferguy, Cookstown
Great service. Would recommend you to others.Mr S, Kirkmichael
Communication was always available when required. Made me feel confident throughout the process.Mr L, Ayr
Always replied or phoned back when I needed my questions answered.Miss McF, Patna
A very prompt and friendly service, a pleasure to deal with.Mr R, Aberdeen
Robert was very supportive.M Carruthers, Kilmarnock.
Great, Rebecca was very pleasant to deal with and went out of her way to help with our caseS Everett, Kilbarchan
The solicitor / paralegal I was dealing with was very professional and performed to a high standard. I was very impressed.B Ferguson, Methil
Local firm, word of mouth good reports.K Rooney, Glasgow
All queries were dealt with in a prompt and professional manner and I was kept informed of progress as events developed. Thank you very much for making a difficult situation much easier to deal with.Mrs McG, Ayr
Communication via telephone and email was regular, prompt and comprehensive. All queries and questions were answered with no delays or problems. My experience with the McKinstry Company was pleasant and smooth.Mr McK, Ayr
My family and I received excellent service from everyone with whom we had contact. The service was of the highest standard and, as I have in the past, I will continue to recommend the company to anyone seeking legal assistance.Mrs S, Ayr
All emails and calls were dealt with promptly. Very impressed. Very very pleased with service.Mr and Mrs H, Hull
I enjoy the friendly atmosphere. Very professional.Mrs A, Ayr
Mr Honeyman was very professional and knowledgeable which made us feel reassured. Very happy with the service and if I needed a solicitor again I would get in touch.Mr B, Ardrossan
Prompt quick efficient communication.Mrs K, Cumnock
Ease of making appointments and timescale for completion of business all good.Mr & Mrs T, Maybole
Gave reassurance and comfort at a stressful time. I felt ten times better after our first meeting and support provided ultimately exceeded my desired outcome.Mr N, Saltcoats
The supportive way that the advice was provided along with the willingness to fit appointments in with our requirementsMr R, Ayr
The whole process was handled with upmost professionalism throughout.Mr McN, Kilwinning