Please read the following to learn more about J W Hughes & Co's privacy policy, including the information we collect and how we use it.

Personal Data

For the purpose of responding to requests for information, we collect personal data - such as your name, email address, telephone number. This is given in electronic form by you via our website or contact form. You do not need to provide us with personal data to browse our website.

The data collected is kept confidential and primarily used to answer your request for information and to contact you about our legal services, but it may assist us to conduct market research or improve our services and marketing.

We employ the expertise of third parties for IT Support & Website hosting, who may have access to your data to assist us with technical aspects. This to ensure we provide the most secure environment for our website.

J W Hughes & Co takes the safety of data very seriously. However, unfortunately electronic transmission cannot be guaranteed to be secure, it could be intercepted, corrupted, lost or otherwise be adversely affected or unsafe to use.  J W Hughes & Co cannot be held liable for any error or omission arising from, or in connection with, the electronic communication.

J W Hughes & Co is registered with the Data Protection Act 1998 and does not give, sell or lease information to any other parties for commercial purposes.


Cookies are data files stored on your computer or mobile phone by a web browser. They collect data about visitors on visiting our website, e.g., what they have clicked on, time spent on a page and other activities or interaction. They also can record and remember preferences, allowing a page to function in a certain way.

Session Cookies – expire as soon as the users exits the website.

Third party cookies – these are set by a website other than ours. They can be present on your device for months to a few years.

We can’t personally identify you using your data.

Removal, restriction or blocking of web cookies can made within your web browser settings.


Website Usage

J W Hughes & Co keeps track of website usage data, such as source of your visit (i.e., your IP address, domain name), date and time and details of which version of web browser you used.

This can help us to improve the site by monitoring how you use it. We can’t personally identify you using your data.

As a user of our website you are consenting to the collection and use of your personal information in the method set out above. If we amend or change our privacy policy it will be posted on this page.