Looking for a family law solicitor in East London? Shortlands is a law firm that specialises in family law such as
With over 10 years of experience in dealing with divorce and separation and overall family issues that families encounter in East London and the United Kingdom. So you might be wondering what exactly does a family law solicitor actually do. Family solicitors handle legal affairs that involve your partner, children, spouse and more.
With our specialist in house solicitors and lawyers who deal with divorce and separation, Shortlands has become a go-to specialist family law firm in London. We have lawyers who are trained to get the best possible results for our clients with as little confrontation as possible. We fully understand that this will be a stressful and tough part in your life that’s why we work with you and apply the terms that best work for you.
We will always aim to resolve family disputes and matters of child custody (now called “child arrangements”) away from the court. Such matters can sometimes take over one year to resolve, not to mention the costs involved. In most circumstances, we work in a way that children maintain a healthy and positive relationship with both parents. We recognise that the child can only be helped with both parents working together. We initially encourage parents to agree on matters through mediation or collaboration as this is the very best way forward in any child dispute.
In exceptional instances where the matter can only be resolved in court, we work with a field of experts to achieve an understanding that works in your child’s best interest. This process can take up to twelve months and can be sped up if both parents are willing to work together.
We realise that you have a choice of family solicitors in Ealing, however, we would be delighted to work with you to resolve your dispute, facilitate your mediation formalise arrangements for children or finances post-separation or finalise your divorce.
At Shortlands family solicitors, we have built up solid levels of knowledge and experience in matters of family law. We also keep on top of changes to UK law and issues around family law that could affect our clients and colleagues. You can be sure that your case is in safe hands with Shortlands. We take pride in offering a personal service and will stay in close contact with you throughout the process to ensure you feel comfortable, informed and happy with the way we conduct your case or resolve your legal problem.
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