Experienced Family Law Solicitors

Experienced, skilled, collaborative expertise and support every step of the way

Our team are perfectly positioned to support your family with its unique requirements

Transparent pricing at all stages

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How our family solicitors can help

Our team of family solicitors is carefully structured to ensure that you get the right level of legal and specialist support for the wide variety of legal issues that face modern families.

We know that no two families are the same and we take the time to understand the intricacies and sensitivities of the situations that you face. We tactfully attune our legal advice to your family’s needs, delivering proactive solutions that are personal, yet commercial.

Our family law specialists pride themselves on approaching each case with empathy, understanding, and minimal stress to you throughout the process. By looking beyond the immediate, we ensure that your personal and professional interests are protected both now, and long into the future.

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What Our Clients Say About Us

Why choose Shakespeare Martineau?

  • Our family solicitors have tier 1 rankings in the Legal 500 2021 and have ten top tier rankings in the Legal 500 & Chambers – these achievements are in recognition of our team’s strong capabilities in the area of divorce law.

  • Pricing - We are completely transparent with our pricing from the very start. You will be provided with a breakdown of costs, meaning you won't have any additional financial stress or hidden fees.

  • Easily Accessible - With offices based around the UK, we can meet with you face to face or virtually - whatever suits you best.

"We have worked with Shakespeare Martineau and always feel in safe hands. They are professional, knowledgeable & efficient with a human touch too. Just what you want from solicitors."

Call our expert family solicitors now on: 0330 024 0333

The process of engaging family lawyers

Not everyone is aware of how the process of engaging family solicitors works, so we’ve provided an overview below to give you some peace of mind:

Request a free consultation by using the button below or call us on: 0333 024 0333

Our experts will arrange a 15 minute no-obligation consultation within 24 hours

If you wish to proceed, you’ll receive a breakdown of all our costs and a pack of on-boarding documents.

Helpful guides & resources

How to get a divorce | a step by step guide

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Going through a divorce? The Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media

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When going through a divorce, it can be easy to be tempted to post about how we’re feeling on social media. After all, social media is part of our lives and in its best form it can be a wonderful tool to connect, inform, and entertain people. However, it also has the opportunity to cause harm, distress and hurt and be used in a vindictive, spiteful and unhealthy way. Here are the do's and don'ts online:

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The importance of the Pre Nup

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Solving pension disputes during a divorce

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Making child arrangements during a divorce or separation

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In this guide we explain the process and the approaches available when making child arrangements if you're going through a divorce or separation.