Birchfields, Blake House, 18 Blake Street, York, YO1 8QG

Birchfields, 15 Queen Square, Leeds, LS2 8AJ

Birchfields, Birchfields Chartered Accountants, Birchfields Forensic Accountants and Birchfields Corporate Finance are trading styles of Birchfields Accountants Limited, company no. 10355693, registered in England and Wales.

Forensic accounting services:

Our forensic accounting services are provided by both Graham Garbett, partner and our associate, Tim Alderson.

Graham successfully runs '4Forensics', a firm specialising in the provision of forensic accountancy services. His 20 years' experience has covered a wide range of cases in many fields of expertise, for example, confiscation orders, commercial disputes, bank mis-selling, valuations, loss of earnings. See the 4Forensics website at

Tim is a qualified Chartered Accountant who has delivered data mining and investigations services for the last eighteen years. He has been involved in large litigation cases in the financial services sector and has supported forensic, corporate recovery, internal audit, external audit and investigation services teams on IT and data mining related matters, particularly on fraud cases. He has worked on assignments with the SFO, FSA, and DTI.

Specific services for barristers:

In addition to compliance services such as accounts preparation and tax calculations, we are able to:

Minimise your tax liabilities

Advise on and implement a limited company structure if appropriate

Advise on treatment of VAT on common expenses for chamber sharing

Advise on VAT schemes



Law firms

We provide expert advice to:

Our services:

Law firm start-ups

Business structure review

Conversion of business to LLP

Incorporation as limited company

Financial forecasting

Business planning


Merger and acquisition services

Retirement planning

Forensic accounting services

Provision and review of management information and KPI's

Legal sector services

Birchfields provide support, advice and transaction services to legal sector businesses

Sole practitioners
Limited companies

tel: 01904 295360



Chartered Accountants

Forensic Accountants

Corporate Finance Advisers