John Glass
Residential and Commercial Conveyancing, Wills, Probate, Powers of Attorney, Business and Commercial Law


John qualified as a Solicitor in 1983.  Following training in London he managed the property and probate department of a London Firm before moving back to Solicitors in Kent.   

He became a Partner for 20 years in two large Kent firms in Ashford and Whitstable, being head of residential property and conveyancing and non-contentious work.  He then became a consultant and joined Tassells in 2010.

With over 38 years of legal experience dealing with Residential and Commercial Conveyancing and Property work, Wills, and Probate, he is able to look after client needs and help them through the legal minefields.   John makes himself readily available to clients and seeks to provide a professional personalised swift service with practical pragmatic advice to those who instruct him.

John lives in Whitstable with his wife, his children having flown the nest to develop their own lives and careers.   He plays table tennis in the Canterbury, Dover and Thanet leagues Having formerly represented Kent at junior and veteran level he recently represented the county in the senior veteran county championships.  A qualified ETTA coach he helps out in coaching in the local leagues.  Outside of sport,  John undertook theological education and trained as a listener.  He is involved in and attends a C of E church and on occasions has been invited to speak in churches globally.



“A huge thank you to John Glass who assisted us in our sale and purchase. He made the whole experience a lot less stressful for us. It was a nice change having a solicitor who was responsive and quick in all matters. We wouldn’t consider using anyone else now.”

March 2022

We had an excellent experience with John Glass for both the conveyancing for our first home and arranging our wills. Would highly recommend.”

February 2022

“Thank you once again for your assistance and in expediting matters efficiently and without undue delay.” January 2022


“John Glass is a credit to your company. He gave us absolutely brilliant service.”
September 2020

In connection with John’s dealing with the obtaining of Probate and administration of an estate a Canterbury-based client commented: “Thank you for… dealing with the administration of the estate… Your professionalism in dealing with this matter is recognised and appreciated.”
March 2020

“Thank you for… and the efficient, dedicated service that you provided for me”.
January 2020

 “As I said yesterday, thanks again for your excellent service, advice, patience and guidance”.

“Provides excellent service and advice throughout.”

“We cannot praise John Glass highly enough. His efficiency, promptness in dealing with paperwork and legal issues is second to none. Excellent value and we highly value his advice. Thank you once again.”

“We just wanted to say a personal thank you for all your expertise and help once again with our conveyancing. Your service is second to none and it is so helpful to the client when you totally trust your solicitor to make things happen within limited time frames.”

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