It is an unfortunate fact of life that not all marriages are successful. When a relationship breaks down, it is not unusual for one or both parties to seek to dissolve the marriage.
If there are children of the family under 18, The Court must be satisfied that proper arrangements are being made for their welfare. A fair division of the family assets, including the matrimonial home must be worked out
In majority of cases, this is achieved by negotiation between solicitors and agreement between the parties.
We emphasise that negotiation and agreement be used rather than conflict and confrontation in the application of the principles of matrimonial law, which are geared to the specific circumstances of each individual case
We specialise in dealing with matrimonial and childcare issues and have specialist lawyers accredited by the Law Society. We can also advise you in relation to domestic violence issues, injunctions, and adoption & care proceedings with the Local Authority.
- Child support agency issues
- Childcare issues
- Financial issues arising out of divorce and separation
- Contract disputes
- Domestic violence
- Care proceedings
- Wills / Estate planning