At Bell Lamb & Joynson, we are experienced family law solicitors since 1821 and we pride ourselves in providing a friendly professional service in all aspects of family law.
We know just how difficult relationships can be, even more so when children are involved and that’s why if yours has broken down, we can offer you the advice, support and guidance you need.
Our team of highly experienced Family Law Solicitors will help you find the best option for you and your family with a sympathetic & robust yet pragmatic approach.
Our Family Law Solicitors offer a wide range of services and represent everyone from children in Care Proceedings (through their court appointed guardians at CAFCASS) to parents, grandparents and other family members.
We offer expert advice in all areas of family Law including: –
- Care Proceedings
- Care Orders
- Supervision Orders
- Emergency Protection Orders
- Discharge of Care Orders
- Special Guardianship
- Pre-Proceedings Meetings
- Children’s Matters
- Child Arrangements Orders
- Contact Disputes
- Change of Name
- Specific Issue and Prohibited Steps Orders
- Parental Responsibility
- Financial Support
- Divorce & Separation
- Finances Disputes
- Consent Orders
- Domestic Abuse
- Pre Nuptial Agreements
- Separation Agreements
- Co-Habitation Agreements
- Grandparents Rights
The Department is headed by Partner Ruth Scarisbrick who has in excess of 35 years’ experience in family Law and has been with the firm since 1985. Ruth is highly respected practitioner who has a wealth of experience and expertise in all aspects of Family Law.
Our family department solicitors are all Children Law Accredited by the Law Society which means they’ve demonstrated specialist knowledge, training and experience in dealing with children’s matters.
The department is assisted by a full complement of Trainee Solicitors , paralegals and support staff all dedicated to help progress your matter.
The firm continues to be Lexcel Accredited giving you reassurance that we maintain high standards of practice and client care and has been awarded a Legal Aid contract by the Legal Services Commission which means that Legal Aid is available depending on your circumstances for all areas of Family Law.
In addition we offer fixed fee packages and payment plans to suit your circumstances.
If you need confidential advice, assistance and/or representation in relation to any family law matters we will do our utmost to offer the best service to conclude your matter as efficiently and speedily as possible.
Please contact us either by phone or email for more information about our family law services and how we can help you.