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Client Testimonials

Our Family Law specialists work closely with clients to ensure that we get them the best results. 

Family Client Testimonials:

" Zoe helped me through a difficult time with sympathy and efficiency," - Mrs C 2021

“Zoe and her Team have provided a professional, efficient and helpful service throughout my divorce – this certainly helped me get through a very difficult time" - Mrs F 2021

“Zoe’s kindness and understanding of my situation was exceptional and something I will always remember. Her professionalism, thoroughness and clear-cut service was outstanding and I feel very privileged to have met and worked with her. I knew I was in a very safe pair of hands, which significantly alleviated the anxiety of the process of divorce. Everything was well structured and delivered on timed. I was extremely happy with the financial settlement Zoe obtained for me.” Mrs T 2020

“Zoe from the moment I spoke to her was warm and friendly, giving me confidence” Mrs P 2019

“My heartfelt thanks for all your immense efforts and support in seeing my divorce and settlement through to an end. You have been amazing not only professionally, but also in the moral support when I have been at my wits end!” - Mrs. W 2019

“Thank you for your assistance and advice, you’ve been amazing. It’s a surreal feeling to know that I’m now divorced after being with the same person for 32 years.” - Mrs S  2019

 

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Divorce and the Bank of Mum and Dad

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on May 4th 2021 in FAMILY.

It is not uncommon upon a divorce or relationship breakdown for a dispute to arise over whether monies received from...

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The interaction between redundancy and finances on divorce

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on May 4th 2021 in FAMILY.

As a result of Covid-19 and the furlough scheme coming to end, the threat or reality of one spouse being...

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Parental Responsibility: What is it, how do I get it and what are my rights?

Posted by Benitia Knowles-Wright on August 9th 2019 in FAMILY.

You may have heard ‘Parental Responsibility’ or ‘Parental Rights’ but often, when a family relationship is functioning, they are not...

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Special Guardianship Orders

Posted by Benitia Knowles-Wright on August 9th 2019 in FAMILY.

A Special Guardianship Order (SGO) is a Court Order appointing someone other than a child's parent to be there "special...

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Resolution - First for Family Law

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on December 21st 2018 in FAMILY.

Resolution - First for Family Law

Relationship breakdown is devastating, but it doesn't have to be a battle. There is a...

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Women & Pensions on Divorce

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on December 20th 2018 in FAMILY.

Women & Pensions on Divorce

Reports have shown that:

  • 48% of women have no idea what happens to pensions on divorce;

  • 27% of...

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How to choose a Solicitor

Posted by Mark Ollier on October 17th 2018 in AGRICULTURAL AND RURAL AFFAIRS, All , COMMERCIAL PROPERTY, DISPUTES AND CLAIMS, FAMILY, MOVING HOUSE, POWERS OF ATTORNEY AND THE COURT OF PROTECTION, SERVICES FOR BUSINESSES, WILLS, TRUSTS AND ESTATES.

Choosing a Solicitor?

As a regular subscriber to Which magazine, I was immensely gratified to see the booklet enclosed which their...

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Time for no fault divorce?

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on August 7th 2018 in All , FAMILY.

Divorce has recently made the headlines when the Supreme Court ruled that Mrs Owens was not entitled to divorce her...

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Divorce rate continues its downward trend

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on December 20th 2016 in All , FAMILY.

Divorce rate continues its downward trend

There were 111,169 divorces in England and Wales in 2014, a decrease of 3.1% compared with...

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Get Proper Legal Representation for Family Law Cases

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on January 19th 2015 in All , FAMILY.

The growing volume of what are called “litigants in person” has been politically sensitive since much of Family Law was...

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Pre Nuptial Agreements

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on April 2nd 2014 in All , FAMILY.

A pre-nuptial agreement is a contract entered into between two people prior to their marriage confirming how their assets will...

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Piercing the Corporate Veil

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on February 12th 2014 in All , FAMILY.

It is a fundamental principle of company law that a company has a separate legal personality from its members.  People therefore...

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Proposed Changes in Children Law

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on September 6th 2013 in All , FAMILY.

Changes in private family law proceedings in respect of children are in the process of being made which are intended...

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Divorce and the Summer Holidays

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on September 6th 2013 in All , FAMILY.

Newly-divorced parents should take care when taking their children abroad on summer holidays warns our Partner Zoe Gaitskell. “Parents could...

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Collaborative Family Law

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on August 17th 2010 in All , FAMILY.

Collaborative family law is a new approach to negotiating and settling issues arising predominately from divorce or family separation. Its...

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