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Family Solicitor

1 9 6 1 (UK)
24 x 55 minute episodes

This 24 part black and white drama series from Granada attracted praise from the Law Society who said: “for years we have waited for television to present a series like this”.

Naylor and Freeman was the name of the firm of solicitors. There were five partners – Senior partners William Naylor (A.J. Brown) and Anthony Freeman (Robert Flemyng), and junior partners Francis Naylor (Bernard Horsfall), Ann Harvey (Mary Kenton) and Hugh Cowley (Geoffrey Palmer) – and each handled a variety of cases involving human problems.

The firm employed a staff of 30 secretaries and clerks.

Anthony Freeman
Robert Flemyng
William Naylor
A.J. Brown
Ann Harvey
Mary Kenton
Hugh Cowley
Geoffrey Palmer
Francis Naylor
Bernard Horsfall
John O’Neil
Philip Grout