Family Law

We have decades of combined experience in representing husbands and wives whose marriages have come to an end. We know that the process of ending a marriage can be painful and difficult. Our job is to make it as painless and fair as possible for you. This means listening to your needs and those of your children and advising you on how to meet them as best as possible within the framework of the family justice system. We have experience dealing with:

  • Uncontested divorce
  • Contested divorce
  • Syariah divorce
  • Ancillaries including maintenance and division of matrimonial assets
  • Custody, care and control and access to children in highly contentious custody battles
  • International child abduction and cross-border custody battles – Hague Convention applications for return of children
  • Forum selection in expat divorces
  • Resistance or enforcement of foreign family court orders
  • Enforcement of maintenance and access orders
  • Applications for variation of maintenance or custody/access orders
  • Child-centred mediation
  • Divorces in cases of adultery or other unreasonable behaviour
  • Appeals against lower court decisions
  • Resisting applications for divorce

We can also act for you in preparing a pre-nuptial agreement, separation agreement or adoption application.