Our staff have extensive experience in divorce matters, related financial disputes and contact issues.

The Family Law department is headed by Andrew Stout, an experienced solicitor in the firm who specialises in the law relating to Childcare.

Our staff have extensive experience in divorce matters, related financial disputes and contact issues including an Accredited Family Law Specialist with Resolution.

Our aim is to provide our clients with a flexible, caring and sympathetic service to suit all their needs, while remaining professional at all times. We want to offer clear, straightforward and uncomplicated legal advice. We can help you to make the right decisions for you and your family.

The firm’s Newark and Mansfield offices hold the Specialist Quality Mark Standard for Family Law awarded by the Legal Services Commission to undertake work under legal aid.

Our range of family law expertise includes:

  • Complex divorce and matrimonial cases involving substantial assets and/or business assets
  • Handling cases involving arbitration and mediation
  • Handling cases at all levels
  • Cases requiring emergency relief involving freezing orders and search and find orders, occupational and removal orders.

The department also includes members of the Law Society’s Children Panel, which means we have solicitors qualified to represent children in care proceedings and all aspects of the law relating to children. Our solicitors regularly appear in Family Court contesting cases on behalf of clients and have appeared in the High Court.

Meet our family law team