Matrimonial & Family Matters

We provide sympathetic consideration to all parties at this difficult and stressful time.

All matters, particularly those involving children will be handled sensitively by our experienced Lawyers.

Our aim is to assist you in resolving matters amicably and as cost effectively as possible.

  • Relationship Breakdown.
  • Emergency Injunctions obtained either privately or with Legal Aid.
  • Advice and assistance on procedures through the Court process of divorce.
  • Property rights and financial remedies explained.
  • Representation in Ancillary Relief Proceedings
  • Insurance policies and pension sharing options examined.
  • Advice on preparation of Pre- and Post- Nuptual Agreements.
  • Cohabitation rights explained.
  • Financial Consent Orders
  • Advice during and after the mediation process.

We offer fixed price packages for divorce proceedings and other family matters.


To download a copy of our
Family Law Information Sheet click the download button on the right:


To download a copy of the
Severance of Joint Tenancy Information Sheet click the download button on the right:


To download a copy of the
Unmarried Cohabitees Information Sheet click the download button on the right:



We can refer you for Family Mediation.

Children:

  • Representation re Child Arrangements Orders, Prohibited Steps Orders, Specific Issue Orders
  • Advice re where and with whom your children should live and how they should see the other parent.
  • Assistance and Representation in relation to applications under Schedule 1 Children Act 1989
  • Advice, assistance and representation in obtaining orders for your child to be returned to you either in this country or abroad.

Court Approval is needed for child (under 18 years) settlements - we can help with the procedure!



Domestic Abuse:

Domestic abuse does not just mean physical violence but also includes emotional, psychological, financial and sexual abuse of a spouse, partner child, former spouse or partner, family member or associated person. Legal Aid, subject to financial eligibility is available for this type of matter.

  • Advice and representation in connection with Non Molestation and Occupation Orders.
Phone: 01208 76969
Out of hours: 07778 496058
Email: cnicholls@cnicholls.co.uk

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