Knapman & Co Solicitors are based in Paignton. Our aims are to provide a fast, friendly, efficient and competitive legal service in the areas of law in which we specialise both to clients and to colleagues within the industry to retain our excellent reputation within the local legal sector. Here at Knapman & Co we are a small, professional and friendly team who have our clients' interest at the forefront of our concerns. All members of staff are long standing showing not only loyalty to the firm but also to the legal profession.

The firm was started in 1960 by Mr C J R Knapman. At that time the Firm practiced from premises above Martins Bank where the Edinburgh Woollen Mill Shop is now situated. In 1968 the Firm moved to its present premises in Dendy Road. Ray Patterson joined the Firm as an assistant solicitor in 1980 from Kitsons Solicitors in Torquay and became a partner in 1982. Mr C J R Knapman retired from the practice in 1988.