Private Family Law
Choosing a family law solicitor means finding someone that you can place absolute trust in. That’s why Machins has worked hard to create a highly respected private family law team.
The team includes members of the Law Society’s Family Law Panel, the Law Society’s Children Panel and members of Resolution: specialising in Children Law and Advanced Financial Provision. Our team also consists of qualified mediators and collaborative lawyers.
From advising on situations to resolving disputes, our family law specialists provide you with clear guidance delivered with sensitivity and understanding. We aim to work with you in order for you to reach an agreement with your partner. We help clients who are facing the difficulties of relationship breakdown. We offer extensive expertise in divorce, resolving complex and high value financial matters that may involve offshore assets and foreign jurisdictions. We also deal with complex situations involving children such as international relocation and abduction.
We actively promote the use of out of court dispute resolution where appropriate and are able to offer mediation and collaborative law services which are run by our experienced mediator and Resolution trained collaborative lawyer.
We offer a range of fixed fee advice for family law including annulment, cohabitation agreement, parental responsibility agreements, prenuptial agreements, separation agreements, uncontested divorce or dissolution of civil partnerships.