The Complete Legal Service Based in Spennymoor and Ferryhill County Durham
Spennymoor: 01388-815317
Ferryhill: 01740-657444

David Sixsmith

David Sixsmith



Contact Details


tel: +44 (0) 1388 815317
fax: +44 (0) 1388 811605

Specialist Areas

  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Wills and Probate
  • Inheritance
  • Commercial Leases
  • Insolvency
  • General Litigation

David started working with Evans & Co in 2006 as a part time paralegal while studying at Northumbria university for his Law degree. He graduated in July 2009 and was admitted to the roll of solicitors in April 2011.

David is a partner in the firm, is based at our Spennymoor office and works mainly in the following fields:

Landlord and Tenant: Acting on behalf of both landlords and tenants, drafting and reviewing tenancy agreements and representing clients in possession proceedings. He had also undertaken agency work representing Registered Social Landlords in court.

Wills and Probate
: David can assist in the preparation of wills for clients, as well as acting for executors in probate matters.

 (Family & Dependents Act) 1975 claims: David had acted for clients in both making and defending claims against estates.

David is part-time in the practice on account of his commitments at the University of Sunderland where he lectures both undergraduate and postgraduate students on the academic degrees, as well as supervising students in the University’s Student Law Clinic

In his free time, David enjoys travelling the world, walking, cycling and drinking real ale. He is a Newcastle United season ticket holder and is also a keen musician. He has also recently received a master’s degree by research from Northumbria University. His thesis explored the effectiveness of the recent changes to civil procedure.

Spennymoor Office

33 Cheapside,
County Durham,
DL16 6QF

tel: +44 (0) 1388 815317
fax: +44 (0) 1388 811605

Ferryhill Office

1 Parker Terrace,
County Durham,
DL17 8JY

tel: +44 (0) 1740 657444
fax: +44 (0) 1740 655533

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Business Hours

Monday 9.00 am – 5pm
Tuesday 9.00 am – 5pm
Wednesday 9.00am – 6pm*
(* Spennymoor Free Legal Surgery 4pm-6pm)
Thursday 9.00am – 6pm **
(** Ferryhill Free Legal Surgery 4pm-6pm)
Friday 9.00am – 5pm