Our team of Family Law solicitors represent clients in all types of family matters including divorce, co-habitee disputes, residence and contact, child care, financial matters and ownership of property, ancillary relief, non-molestation orders and occupation orders.
The family law team includes; Jennifer Denham and Sue O'Brien (Legal Executive). To talk to one of the team, please call us on 01787 277375 or use the online form.
- Domestic Violence Act must be repealed to protect victims | LetterFamily lawyer Jan Williams says it is vital that civil courts are again allowed to attach powers of arrest to non-molestation ordersJamie Grierson identifies the criminal justice system’s inadequacy in combating domestic abuse but seems unaware of civil law provisions (Behind closed doors, 1 December). Victims are naturally reluctant to expose themselves to further risk […]
- Let’s end fault-based divorce system now | LettersLegal practitioners and charities help parents find solutions, but are hampered by the current system, write a range of professionals in the fieldThe government’s consultation process on how to reform the divorce system ends on 10 December. It is imperative that the best interests of children are kept at the heart of any decision. A […]
- Why do we separate the mother and child victims of domestic abuse? | Louise TickleIt is a grotesque indictment of the child protection system that women are blamed for failing their children, not supportedDomestic abuse hurts children, whether they are the direct target, or find themselves witness to warfare in their home. The latest government figures show that half of all children assessed as needing social services support are […]