Family Law Solicitors
Selecting the right family law solicitor is imperative. Our carefully selected law firms are the best in the field and can assist you make the right decisions for you and your children. (more...)
Understanding your needs
The family law solicitors we feature have a strong reputation for understanding the needs of family law clients. Whether you require information on divorce law, financial settlements, spousal maintenance or child care arrangements, our database will match you with the right family lawyer for your legal matter.
Family law and legal aid
Legal aid is provided by the Legal Aid Agency. Legal aid is the access to public funds to pay for your lawyer and court fees, in part or in full.
You cannot get legal aid for general divorce proceedings.
You can obtain legal aid for some family matters such as:
- Non-molestation and Occupation Orders
- Child Arrangement Orders or Prohibited Steps Orders if you or your child has experienced domestic violence or abuse
- Challenging a local authority Care Order
The above list is not exhaustive
Many solicitors selected for our database accept legal aid work. By searching our site and reading the ratings, you are sure to find the right law firm to help you with your family law issue.
Resolution is an organisation of around 6,500 family lawyers who abide by a Code of Practice that aims to resolve family law disputes in a non-confrontation way. Many families find Resolution a softer, more inclusive way of resolving family disputes. You can find family solicitors who are members of Resolution by searching through our site.
Selecting the right family lawyer for you
Family law matters can be highly emotional. You need to select a lawyer who you feel comfortable with and listens to you and your family’s needs. Take the time to talk to a few solicitors, discover their values and ask how they work (do they respond promptly to questions, deal with urgent matters quickly) and judge whether they will support you and your children through what can be a difficult time.
To help choose the right family lawyer for you, browse through the list of law firms below and talk to a few before making your final decision.
- Family Solicitors London
- Family Law Solicitors Manchester
- Divorce Solicitors Birmingham
- Family Law Nottingham
- Divorce Lawyers Bristol
Family Law experts in:
Helpful stuff on your legal case
Adopting a Child 101 Choosing to adopt a child is one of the most important decisions you could ever make. The adoption process is strictly monitored and the... more
How to Get an Occupation Order If you are in an abusive relationship, you are entitled to seek an occupation order so you can make your partner move out of the family h... more
How to get a Non-Molestation Order If you are in a violent relationship with aspects of physical, emotional or mental abuse, you are entitled to seek a non-molestation orde... more
All About Pre-nuptial and Post-nuptial Agreements No one wants to believe that their marriage will not last forever. However, a third of marriages end and financial negotiations in divorc... more
How to Apply for a Forced Marriage Protection Order If you are in immediate danger, please call 999 immediately. A forced marriage is where a marriage takes place under duress, without the... more
Child Arrangement Orders Explained When a relationship involving children breaks-up, the most important consideration for the parents is the making arrangements to ensure t... more
How to Prevent A Child Abduction The abduction of a child is every parent’s worst nightmare. When most people think of the term ‘child abduction’, they imagine someone l... more
How to Get a Divorce in the UK The procedure for getting a divorce in the United Kingdom is relatively straight-forward. This page has been created to give you an over... more
Things You Should Know About Divorce Laws in the US Your first encounter with the US justice system may come when you are facing a divorce, except for the few times you appeared in court fo... more