Area Family Law

Video Guides

Please find below our handy video guides: 1. How to deal with the breakdown of a relationship 2. How to save money on a legal matter involving Family Law 3. How to choose a solicitor for a Family Law issue…

Surrogacy Law

For many people surrogacy opens the door to starting a family. In order to keep the process smooth and inexpensive it is important to seek advice from a solicitor on the legal aspects throughout. Issues can arise in particular with…

Parental Orders

When a child is born to a surrogate mother the initial position is that the surrogate mother and her husband (if she is married) are the legal parents with parental responsibility regardless of their genetic relationship to the child. This…

Cohabitation Disputes

Cohabitation disputes are resolved through the law of trusts. There is no such thing as a “common law” wife or husband. Many people living together mistakenly assume that they enjoy the same rights as an individual who is married or…

Cohabitation Agreements

More and more people are choosing to live together rather than get married or enter into a civil partnership. There is a popular myth that couples who have lived together for years eventually acquire some legal rights similar to those…

Post-Nuptial Agreements

Should you wish for us to carry out a free assessment of whether there is merit to you entering into a post-nup please download, complete and return our Post-Nuptial Agreement Questionnaire. The questionnaire is designed to gather all of the important information in…

Pre-Nuptial Agreements

If you wish for us to carry out a free assessment of whether it is in your interests to enter into a pre-nup please download, complete and return our Pre-Nuptial Agreement Questionnaire. The questionnaire is designed to gather all of the important information in one…

Occupation Orders

A common problem when couples separate is that they often must, at least temporarily, continue to live together. This may be very difficult even in amicable separations, and it may not be straightforward for one party to voluntarily leave the…

Domestic Violence

Unfortunately domestic violence does occur and this is something that we take very seriously. Your matter will be prioritised. No individual should have to fear for their safety or the safety of their children. Domestic violence includes both physical and…