At various stages in life one may encounter personal problems within the family. This could result in couples separating, disagreements over arrangements for contact with children and argument over financial matters. It is important to try to resolve such disputes without delay, with minimum acrimony, and with any child(ren)’s welfare being of paramount consideration.
Family disputes can raise complex legal issues and if not dealt with properly and quickly, you could find yourself going through a very worrying and stressful time, with no certainty of when it will end and with what result.
We at Percy Short & Cuthbert LLP are committed primarily to adopting a constructive and non-confrontational approach in family matters. We can advise you on a range of personal and family issues, including:
Divorce, Dissolution of a civil partnership, Separation and other Relationship Breakdown
Pre-nuptial and Post-nuptial agreements
Financial settlements following a separation, dissolution or divorce (known as Ancillary Relief) for yourself and the children
Domestic violence (including injunctions where you are threatened with, or are the victim of, domestic violence)
Children’s issues (such as residence and contact disputes between parents, and grandparents rights)
We set out below our best estimate of fees to assist you on various matters at competitive rates. We are here to help so please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your circumstances.
Family law covers a wide range of legal issues and we have provided further information regarding various, discrete issues. Please note that our information sheets are for general guidance only and you should not rely upon them without seeking our advice regarding your specific circumstances.