Our People

David Morgan Jones

David Morgan Jones

Email Address: david@davidmorganjones.co.uk

Specialist Area: Non-Contentious

Career History & Expertise:
David served his articles in a small office in Dovercourt where he became a Partner, dealing with criminal, matrimonial, property, litigation, wills and probate. He moved to Colchester in 1981 to join the firms Property department and left in 1993 to set up this Practice. He has continued to manage the Practice and advises private and corporate clients on a range of non-contentious and out-of-court matters, mainly for established clients of many years standing.

Hobbies &Interests:
David has interest in many subjects, including photography, sailing, golf, but sadly spends too much time in the office to direct too much time to them. He lives in Ipswich with his wife, and although his children are grown up, he enjoys spending time with the grandchildren.


Simon Ford

Simon-Ford

Email Address: sford@davidmorganjones.co.uk

Specialist Area: Residential & Commercial Property

Career History & Expertise:
Simon is a Partner in the firm. He has been with the practice since 2008, having previously worked in both Essex & Suffolk at 2 small – medium sized firms, and having also worked in a regulatory environment. Currently, he represents private individuals and companies, together with many developer and property investors. He is proud to retain a large amount of repeat business from existing clients of the firm and also by word of mouth. Specialisms include sales and purchases for private individuals and corporate clients and also providing advice and guidance on option agreements and other bespoke contracts, as well as supplying general advice on a range of other matters including Employment Law, Commercial Property and Wills & Private Client matters.

Hobbies & Interests:
Simon enjoys many sports. He is a die-hard Liverpool fan and actively participates in local 5- a-side football leagues, whilst also trying to turn his hand to golf (rather unsuccessfully!). He can play the guitar and is married with a young family.


Nicola Cannell

Nicola Cannell

Email Address: ncannell@davidmorganjones.co.uk

Specialist Area: Private Client and Residential Conveyancing

Career History & Expertise:
Nicola qualified as a Solicitor in 2000 and worked in a medium sized law firm in Essex specialising in Personal Injury litigation. She subsequently took some time off work to look after her young family before joining the practice in 2014. Nicola now advises in a variety private client areas, including Will drafting, Lasting Powers of Attorneys, Court of Protection applications and administration of Estates, along with residential conveyancing.

Hobbies & Interests:
In her spare time she enjoys travelling and spending time with her family and friends.