Family Law

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The breakdown of a relationship is traumatic and stressful for anyone, regardless of whether you are the one who initiated it or not.

The already stressful situation is compounded by the uncertainty of myriad matters that will arise in a breakdown, such as the division of the family assets, maintenance, custody of and access to children You may also find out unexpected matters, such as a spouse with a long planned divorce and a large sum of money from a joint account being withdrawn without your knowledge. How these matters are resolved will have a significant impact on your life and facing all these issues can be both emotionally and financially draining.

Our family law team fully understands the emotional nature of matrimonial proceedings and guide you through the difficult times and assist you to plan for your future. We will explore and identify the best approach which suits your personal and financial circumstances. Our family law team seeks to provide practical advice that combines professional judgement with empathy and common sense.

We also frequently advise clients on pre-nuptial agreements and post-nuptial agreements.

We offer expert advice on:

  • Divorce or separation
  • Jurisdiction disputes
  • Financial settlement on divorce or separation
  • Children arrangement or parenting disputes on divorce or separation
  • Pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements
  • Nullity
  • Wardship proceedings
  • Prohibition and injunction orders
  • Unmarried co-habiting parents
  • Enforcement and/or variation of court orders