Civil » Welfare Benefits

Dazed and confused? We’ll help you make sense of
the system.

When you consider that welfare benefits are there to help those most in need, it’s annoying that the system makes it so difficult for people to claim their full entitlements. It’s complicated, it’s stressful and it’s hard to keep pace with all the changes – and that’s before you even start to fill in the forms. Professional legal advice can’t get rid of the red tape, but it can help you cut through it.

How we can help

Howells has a long and proud tradition of social justice, protecting and exercising the rights of the unemployed, the disabled, those on low incomes or those who can no longer work due to
illness or injury.

We can assist with:

Fixed Fees

Our fixed fee services are designed to make Welfare Benefits advice accessible and affordable. At a time when you need help the most, we’re here to provide it.

In particular, if you need assistance with challenging a decision made by the DWP, HMRC or Local Authority, or are looking to take a case to Tribunal then please do get in touch.

Click here to view Welfare Benefits fixed fee services

Our aims

Our team

Our Welfare Benefits team is a dedicated practice group driven hard by its belief in justice for all – and its desire to deliver it for everyone. These are smart lawyers with sharp minds, tough and resolute in their legal representation, sensitive and compassionate in their client relationships. They understand that they’re not dealing with ‘cases’ but with people, not bound up in legal process but in real lives. It’s a team you’ll want on your side.


Your questions, simply answered; Welfare Benefits FAQ