About Us

Darren Sylvester is a qualified barrister (England & Wales) and qualified Solicitor (England & Wales) with over 18 years’ experience in criminal and civil litigation.  Darren is an advocate of Alternative Dispute Resolution (“ADR”) and has been involved in many forms of ADR to bring cases to a resolution.

Passionate about offering high quality legal advice in a timely fashion, Darren founded DJS Law Solicitors in 2016.

Darren regularly speaks and writes on professional negligence issues, by request.



In addition to the firm's professional negligence specialism, we also act for clients in the following areas:

Civil Litigation

  • breach of contract disputes
  • commercial disputes
  • consumer law
  • insolvency
  • insurance claims
  • misrepresentation
  • negligence
  • travel claims and litigation

Personal Injury

  • road traffic accidents
  • employers’ liability – accidents at work
  • public liability – slips, trips and falls
  • disease claims

Wills & Probate

  • will drafting
  • probate & administration of estates
  • lasting powers of attorney
  • trusts


Our Mission

Tailored, specialist advice to ensure swift, cost-effective resolution to claims.

Professional Qualifications

  • LL.B. (Hons)
  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England & Wales
  • Barrister of Lincoln’s Inn (non-practising)

Professional Memberships

  • Professional Negligence Lawyers Association
  • The Law Society of England & Wales
  • Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce

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