Divorce & Family Law Solicitors
Facing separation or divorce can be overwhelming, complex and emotional. Therefore having the right legal support in place is crucial to get you the right result and prepare you for the next stage of your life. Our expert team of Divorce and Family Solicitors are here to support you every step of the way.
Harrison Drury’s divorce and family solicitors have built up an excellent reputation having successfully represented clients across Lancashire and Cumbria. With solicitors in Preston, Kendal, Lancaster, Garstang and Clitheroe, out team are easily accessible and on hand to help.
In particular, we have a strong tract record of success in cases that involve high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth individuals with complex asset structures, such as business owners, sports people, and professionals.
From the outset we are transparent on pricing and encourage out of court agreements to come to amicable settlements that suit all parties.
We also have Collaborative Lawyers within the team who can offer you an alternative to the court process, where an agreement is signed to avoid Court. All matters are then resolved in a series of roundtable, ‘four-way’ meetings.
Family Law Services:
How we can help you:
- Civil Partnerships
- Pre and post nuptial agreements
- Financial settlement on divorce
- Property and pensions in divorce
- Disputes between unmarried couples
- Child issues
- Collaborative Law
Our Expert Family Law Solicitors
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Travelling with children with a different surname
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Will I receive a share of my spouse’s pension in our divorce settlement?
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Do I need permission to take our child on holiday after a separation?
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