• Accident Claims
  • Family and Relationships
  • Property
  • Services for Businesses
  • Civil Disputes and Litigation
  • Wills, Probate and Trusts
  • Employment

It is with great sadness that we have to announce that our senior partner, Elkan Rex Makin, has died aged 91.

He was part of Liverpool’s history, a great character and champion of the underdog.  His philanthropic work reached throughout the city and beyond.  He will be remembered with affection and respect by colleagues, staff and clients.

Our office will be closed from 2pm on Wednesday 28th of June and will reopen on Thursday 29th June at 8.45am

Mr Makin’s son, Robin, will continue to run the practice.

27 June 2017

Liverpool Solicitors – E. Rex Makin & Co

Welcome to E. Rex Makin & Co, founded in 1949, we are a team of Liverpool solicitors based in the heart of the city centre. Our national reputation speaks for itself with over 65 years in business, providing clear and effective legal advice to individuals, businesses, charities and public bodies.

Things do happen in life and at E. Rex Makin & Co we understand. As family law solicitors in Liverpool, we are recognised as offering the right guidance and support to deal with some of the complex legal issues that you may face, such as  personal injury claims. We pride ourselves in staying close to our clients, offering them straight-talking and honest support when they need it most. E. Rex Makin & Co is a recognised accident & RTA solicitors in Liverpool.

We are a firm that cares, and for generations, we have been there for people across Merseyside and beyond.

What We Do

Our expertise in family law, personal injury, property, conveyancing and commercial client services makes us the best known solicitors in Liverpool.

We offer guidance and no-nonsense expert advise on a variety of legal matters including road traffic accident claims, divorce and family law, as well as employment law, civil disputes and much more. We don’t like gimmicks and we understand that our flexible and personable approach goes a long way.

E Rex Makin has over 65 years experience, and as a firm, we have become respected for our success in exceeding our clients’ expectations and achieving results with clients come to E. Rex Makin & Co as leading divorce solicitors in Liverpool

Our clients are at the heart of everything we do.


It’s important for us to make our processes as smooth as possible for our clients. We understand that when going through difficult times, flexibility is paramount and worrying about finances can be stressful.

We offer a wide range of funding and payment options from no win no fee, to fixed fee and agreed hourly rates, depending on what’s best for you. We offer no win no fee arrangements on almost all personal injury claims.

There are no hidden costs in any of the services we provide, and we are proud of our clear and transparent dealings with our clients.

Visit our services pages for a more detailed explanation of funding options.