We advise on the following areas of divorce: Court orders, separation agreements, divorce fees, annulment, arbitration, no fault divorce, entering a civil partnership, financial settlements, & cohabitation settlements.
Domestic violence can be a very sensitive and distressing topic, our family lawyers are knowledgeable, sensitive, and empathetic. We can assure you that we will handle the matter professionally, fast, and with discretion, to give you the protection, help and assistance required. Our professional team are all experts in domestic violence and abuse. Your claim will be handled in confidence to help address any safety concerns, and we will be able to discuss a range of appropriate resolution options.
Child abuse constitutes abuse which is considered to cause significant harm to the child, these include neglect, sexual, physical and emotional abuse.
We are aware how stressful making financial arrangements with an ex partner can be. We will ensure that you receive the best possible rate for your financial settlement. Both parties need to disclose their finances (including investments, savings, and earnings).
Declaration of finances is followed by conciliation. In order to constitute a fair settlement, there are several factors that will need to be taken into consideration these include: the duration that you were married for, and if there are children as well as their age, and taking into consideration any future changes to finances). It is not necessary to go to court in order to come to an agreement on financial arrangements, alternative methods includes mediation, and arbitration. We advise on cohabitation arrangements (if you and your partner lived together but was not married).
We will try to resolve disputes in the most convenient and time efficient manner. However, if disputes cannot be resolved courteously it will be necessary to consider court proceedings.
Our solicitors assist with preparing Wills. As well as analyzing the existing will and making amendments if needed, adding codicils to Wills. We give impartial advice relating to estate planning (securing your assets after your death), deciding inheritance tax planning, and allocating a power of attorney. We are experts in Wills and probate and can give bespoke advice in regards to your estate and planning advice.
We offer a range of competitive, affordable fixed fees which will suit your budget.