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Welcome to Shortlands

Shortlands is a boutique family law firm with over 10 years of experience in dealing with the trials and tribulations of a divorce or separation. We work with a select group of clients who need our immediate attention and require a swift service. We have worked with bankers, entrepreneurs, hoteliers, professionals and couples who have substantial assets or income to protect. As a result, we have become the first choice of family law specialists for busy individuals who have reached a difficult juncture in their life.

We aim to reduce conflict and costs by attempting to resolve issues through mediation or collaboration at the first instance. However, if a more robust approach is required then we are very much equipped to deal with your case to ensure that you achieve the best outcome. From helping you understand your grounds for divorce or your rights on separation, protecting your finances through to ensuring your children’s safety and welfare, Shortlands is committed to providing a swift and effective service that makes the process as painless as possible. Our unique consultation service can give you a complete understanding of the process and timescales as well as costs involved swiftly. Simply call us for an initial consultation.

Our Services

Divorce and Separation

If you are considering a divorce or separation from your partner, Shortlands family lawyers are trained in achieving…

Child Arrangements

Resolving the children’s care arrangements are the most dramatic part of a separation or divorce and vary from case…

Financial Settlement

We fully understand that after a divorce or separation you wish to ensure that you and any children are well protected…

Living Together

The law pertaining to cohabitation (living together without marriage) is very different to that which applies to married….

Mediation Services

Do you want to agree the arrangements for children and finances with your former partner but find it hard to speak with them constructively?…

Collaborative Law

Couples who choose the collaborative approach want skilled help from their solicitors throughout the process. Collaborative law involves…

Domestic Violence

We always respond quickly to urgent situations.Our solicitors respond quickly to requests for help in cases of domestic violence…

Overseas Clients

If the Courts of England and Wales have jurisdiction over your family problem we offer a complete service. If your lawyer abroad needs help….

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