Services / Family
When a marriage, civil partnership or relationship runs into difficulties, it can be an upsetting and difficult time and the future may seem uncertain. Our Family Solicitors offer clear, pragmatic legal advice on complex family and matrimonial issues - such as divorce proceedings, prenuptial and co-habitation agreements, child care and support.
It can help to seek expert advice as soon as possible to enable you to gather together information about your options and to help you decide how you wish to resolve the difficulties you are experiencing.
At this distressing time, our Divorce Solicitor Richard Dilks can help you to understand your legal position when it comes to divorce proceedings, especially in relation to children and finances.
Civil Partnership Dissolution Solicitors
A civil partnership is legally ended by asking the court for a ‘dissolution order’ once the civil partnership has lasted for at least one year.
A Separation Agreement is a flexible document that will set out terms – typically financial arrangements, in advance of divorce, or dissolution of civil partnership papers being filed.
Pre-Nuptial Agreements and Cohabitation Agreements
Agree as a couple what happens should you separate or divorce.
Our child care experts are available to offer legal representation to parents, children, relatives and local authorities including in child protection investigations, emergency applications and adoption proceedings.
We provide assistance in cases where a local authority has asked the court to make a Care Order or Supervision Order of a child at risk from suffering.