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

Debra Swinburn

Debra A Swinburn



Contact Details


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

Specialist Areas

  • Commercial Property
  • Licensing
  • Conveyancing
  • Business
  • Charity Matters

Debra qualified in 1992 after serving a period of articles with T. Robson. Initially employed as an assistant solicitor with Evans Robson, she became a partner in 1994 at the inception of Evans & Co.

She initially covered a very general range of legal work associated with high street practice including inter alia matrimonial, crime and litigation.

She now specialises in commercial property, licensing, business, conveyancing and charity matters.

Commercial Property: buying, selling, mortgages or renting all types of commercial property including industrial, retail, agricultural, company and recreational. She works with a wide range of lenders on a regular basis.

Pension Fund Transfers

Licensing: applications for new premises licence, variation application review

Business: Appeals and applications to business start ups, Partnership Agreement matters, Business Asset and share sale agreements, particular experience of dealing with pension funds.

Conveyancing: CQS Accreditation

Debra is passionate about support for all new and existing business. She has also developed an interest in training and has studied and completed a PGCE in post 16 Education and Training.

Debra is a member of the Steering Group for South Durham Business Forum which works with local businesses, Durham County Council and other agencies to support and encourage business growth and sustainability in the area. She is also a Business Representative for the Spennymoor Area Action Partnership and a Princes Trust Mentor providing the opportunity to network with local businesses and service providers.

Debra is additionally a Community Governor at Ox Close Nursery and Governor at St Anne’s C of E Primary School in Bishop Auckland, Trustee of the Spennymoor Sporting Academy, a member of the County Durham Branch of Motor Neurone fund raising group.

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

Further Information

Our Terms of Business

Frequently Asked Questions

Free Legal Surgery

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