Hastings Legal


Hastings Legal are Borders solicitors with their head office in the heart of the town overlooking The Square and opposite Kelso Town Hall. The firm provides full solicitor services including buying and selling businesses, commercial leases, general property advice, powers of Attorney, wills and winding up estates.

Established in 1998 the team has two partners Ron Hastings and resident partner Alan Livingstone who with Associate Ricky Hope and the rest of the team bring combined legal experience of over 75 years working in Kelso.

Our mission is to make life easier and we don’t overcomplicate matters and we pride ourselves in a straight forward no nonsense common sense approach to the business. By investing in technology and our people we offer an interconnected and seamless service for our clients, allowing us to provide dedicated property and legal services with a one stop shop solution and fast track delivery.

Streamlining working smart and a can do attitude helps us meet the challenge of an ever changing market keeping ahead of the crowd. We don’t just sell houses – we sell the Borders as the ideal place to live, work and enjoy life as it should be lived. We are proud to be the only Borders appointed agents for SOPS (Solicitors for Older People Scotland) and support a range of local causes and organisations.

Services available to you include:

  • Property Purchase & Sales
  • Landlord & Tenant
  • Commercial Sales & Leasing
  • Business Purchases and Sales
  • Wills and Winding up Estates
  • Separation & Divorce
  • Advice for Older People, Care & Powers of Attorney
  • Home Visits and Legal Aid for Elderly
  • Personal Injury Claims
  • Private Client Court Work
  • Debt Recovery
  • Free Initial Interview

Opening Hours

Mondays-Fridays: 9am - 5.00pm
Saturdays By Appointment.

After Hours (01573-225999) Lines Open 7 days a week until 10pm