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9 2017-05

Migrant teachers and nurses face overseas crime checks

Teachers, nurses and social workers from outside the European Union are set to face criminal record checks before being allowed to work in the UK. Fr... View details
9 2017-05

Fast-track asylum appeal system planned by government

Plans to reintroduce time limits for the appeals of detained asylum seekers and foreign criminals against removal from the UK have been unveiled... View details
9 2017-05

Concern over The Verne immigration removal detainees

Concerns are being raised about the effects of detention on men held at an immigration removal centre in Dorset. There are nearly 500 men at The Vern... View details
29 2017-03

Visa Application for Chinese Tour Groups Visiting the UK

In recent years, there has been a growing interest for Chinese nationals to travel to foreign countries as tourists and Chinese tourists have been ... View details
29 2017-03

The Chinese in BritainRaise the red lantern

IN MANY ways, Alan Mak was a classic child of immigrants. His parents came from what was then the British colony of Hong Kong to run a takeaway in... View details
29 2017-03

Home Office refuses to grant British man's wife a visa

Mary Zu married Steve Bearns six years ago, but has been refused a spousal visa by UK Visas and Immigration A Conservative MP says it is a &quo... View details

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Practice Areas

Commercial property Commercial property

Commercial property

We act for a variety of domestic and international clients, including investors and developers, landowners and public sector bodies. We provide high quality services with wide range of transactions, ...
Residential Property Residential Property

Residential Property

V&T Solicitors deal with all aspects of residential Freehold and Leasehold conveyancing, property transfers of equity and equity release schemes.Weaim to reduce the stress involved by providing a...
Employment Law Service Employment Law Service

Employment Law Service

Employment law is essential for all business, but sometimes it could be problematic and drowsing. However, we aim to use our expertise knowledge with friendly and supportive service to solve questions...
Dividing assets after divorce Dividing assets after divorce

Dividing assets after divorce

It is no secret that divorce is one of the top five most stressful events a person can experience in their lifetime. Apart from the emotional turmoil involved, dividing up assets that have been acqui...
Custody of a child after separation Custody of a child after separation

Custody of a child after separation

In the UK, child custody and visitation will either be decided by agreement between the divorcing couple (usually with the help of attorneys and mediators) or by the court. Also, child custody law de...
Notarial Certification&Legalisation Notarial Certification&Legalisation

Notarial Certification&Legalisation

Documents which are to be used overseas often need to be prepared or certified by a notary. Notaries are authorised to prepare and certify many different types of document, to be produced in other cou...


About us

Our Firm


V & T Solicitors is a UK law firm delivering high quality legal and professional services to businesses and individuals throughout the UK and abroad. Our team has built a reputation for excellence and work hard to form strong, long-term relationships with our clients, based on outstanding service.


Our Services


We specialise in leasehold enfranchisement, residential and commercial property conveyancing in addition to property related litigation, corporate commercial, matrimonial property and immigration work. 

We focus on delivering satisfied results to our client. We have significant experience and depth of knowledge in legal areas. 


Whether you are a business client or looking for advice on your personal matters, as your trusted legal advisor we’ll focus on your objectives and work with you through the good times and the bad to make sure that you have the right legal support when you need it.

We are proud to be your business and personal legal advisors. If you would like to speak to us, we would be delighted to see you at our office in Manchester and equally happy to meet you at your office or home.


Tel: +44 (0)161 828 4250         
Fax:+44 (0) 161 386 8686




Our People


Mr Xiaolin Ma – Director


A Solicitor, is the Managing Director and founding of V&T Solicitors. He is also the firms Compliance Officer for Legal Practice and Financial Administration.
Xiaolin has over 10 years’ experience working in the legal sector, and following qualification as a Solicitor, worked at Cruickshank Solicitors as partner in London before establishing V&T Solicitors in 2017.
His specialism is all conveyancing works especially new build properties. He is also specialism in all immigration cases especially Tier 1 visas and Sole Representative visas. Xiaolin is fluent Mandarin, Cantonese and English. Xiaolin’s outside interests include sports, arts, traveling and reading.

Ms Ying Mu—Director


Ying was admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales in March 2013. She has over 10 years’ experience working in the legal sector
Her specialism is Employment, Family (general), and Immigration (nationality and citizenship). She speaks fluent English and Mandarin.

Ms Lei Feng – Solicitor


Lei joined V&T Solicitors in 2017, she was admitted as a Solicitor in Feb 2020, she has more than 6 years’ experience working in the legal sector.
Her specialism is Immigration (nationality and citizenship) and Commercial property. She speaks fluent English and Mandarin.


Ms Ann Yee Fai Chan- Consultant


Ann has practiced successfully in Manchester for over 30 years. She has extensive experience in all aspects of residential and commercial transactions, commercial leases and landlord and tenant matters. Testament to Ann’s reputation as a first-class lawyer is the fact she has consistently retained repeat clienteles spanning the length of her career. Ann considers herself a problem solver and has represented all her clients, whether of high value or otherwise, with the same dedication and commercial attitude, achieving results no matter how challenging the issues, because she has the ability to think laterally and outside the box. Ann’s clienteles consider her to be the “go to person” for all their needs.

Mr Liwen Gao - Trainee Solicitor


Liwen joined us in 2017 has experience in immigration litigation and property law. He has over 4 years’ experience working in the legal sector. He being a key member of our firm, his attitude and work ethic have earned a great deal of respect from clients.
Liwen is supervised by Mr Xiaolin MA. And Liwen’s interests include sports, traveling and reading. Liwen is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.


Ms Annie Yang Zhang - Trainee Solicitor


Annie worked at JMW solicitors as a conveyancing assistant for about 4 years before joining V & T Solicitors in 2020.
She is experienced in handling all aspects of Conveyancing, including sales, purchases, right to buy, re-mortgage and also has a specialism in dealing with new build purchase. She also has experience in commercial sale and purchase for small businesses. 
Annie is supervised by Mr Xiaolin MA. Annie is fluent in English and Mandarin.

Our Fee Quotes
Please find our conveyancing fees here: 
- Purchase of a freehold property: gen2/tianqinlvshi/uploads/c1f620cda087c579d4eba3ef94b67414.pdf
- Purchase of a leasehold property: gen2/tianqinlvshi/uploads/0b1b98bee1c36fe428958f6a8123f2db.pdf
- Sale of a freehold property: gen2/tianqinlvshi/uploads/d0382b04a90ac2d99d737da4b4fa3a18.pdf
- Sale of a leasehold property: gen2/tianqinlvshi/uploads/1f9385b892afd0d57d28791b0a4d0351.pdf
- Remortgage: gen2/tianqinlvshi/uploads/0f82fdca27b363198d6e7fab7534383c.pdf
- Commercial lease: gen2/tianqinlvshi/uploads/55b2dd0b4e1f9344368e7d8acd99666b.pdf
Please find our immigration fees here: gen2/tianqinlvshi/uploads/7be29ef89f030b611b0bd1b115199c6c.pdf

Our Complaints Policy
Please find our complaints policy here: gen2/tianqinlvshi/uploads/8c23ac0964d41a3164837bd3d0f0482e.pdf

Contact us

Tel: +44 (0) 161 828 4250
(Monday-Friday 9:30-17:30 GMT)