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The 14 Best Divorce Lawyers & Family Solicitors in Canterbury & Nearby

14 Family Law Solicitors & Divorce Lawyers Near You

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Mark Heptinstall

Slater Heelis     National    

4.9 score
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1386 reviews
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Recognised as a leading expert in the field of family law, Mark is well known for his meticulous approach to case preparation alongside a proactive and tough stance when negotiating the best outcomes for his clients. Partner and Head of the Family Department at this Legal 500 ‘Leading Firm’,...
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We were very pleased with the excellent service Mark Heptinstall of Slater Heelis is an exceptional lawyer His advice was clear and always in my interest
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Sebastian Burrows

Stowe Family Law     Canterbury    

4.5 score
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1629 reviews
A renowned family law expert, excellent strategist and described as “pragmatic, sensitive and personable”, Sebastian is Managing Partner at this well-regarded specialist family law firm and has been offering high quality legal advice and representation in family law matters for over 20 years. He has an excellent success rate...
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They always go over and above for their clients Very professional, hard working and thorough They made the whole process as efficient, simple and painless as possible
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James Dillon

Hardman & Watson     Birchington    

3.9 score
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21 reviews
Specialising in family and matrimonial law since qualifying as a solicitor in 1999, James aims to provide clients with clear advice on their legal and related issues and to resolve their circumstances as quickly, cost-effectively and amicably as possible. A Director and Head of the Family Team, he undertakes...
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My divorce was handled professionally and thoroughly Happy with the work and service Very professional and thorough

Nigel Clarke

Family Resolution     Canterbury    

5.0 score
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7 reviews
Principal of this specialist family law practice, Nigel is an advocate of alternative dispute resolution and aims to support his clients and their families to move forward from a family breakdown amicably and constructively. He is able to advise on a range of matters including divorce, separation, financial remedies,...
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I cannot thank Nigel enough Nigel has been thoughtful and kind Nigel's calm and patient manner has been invaluable over many ups and downs

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Nadia Beckett

Beckett Solicitors     Canterbury    

4.9 score
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8 reviews
Founder of this specialist family law firm established in 2008, Nadia is dedicated to providing a sensitive and supportive service during the difficult process of family breakdown, which is often a stressful and emotional time. She handles a diverse caseload involving divorce, separation, cohabitation issues, financial remedy and cases...
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She was always there at the end of an email or even a phone call Nadia Beckett is one of the leading solicitors in the UK True customer service

Rayma Collins

Furley Page     Canterbury    

3.9 score
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28 reviews
Working tirelessly and diligently to support her clients following a relationship breakdown, Rayma is a compassionate and trusted family lawyer and divorce solicitor. Partner and Head of Family Law, she manages a diverse mix of cases including divorce, separation, cohabitation issues, complex cases involving children, and wealth protection matters...
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Great advice Can’t fault them Great professional service

Charlotte Beck

Slater Heelis     National    

4.9 score
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1386 reviews
Described as “insightful, resolute and with exceptional client-care skills”, Charlotte is an accomplished family law solicitor, recognised in the 2024 edition of The Legal 500 as a ‘Next Generation Partner’. A Director in the firm’s Family team, she stands out for her tough negotiation skills in a wide spectrum...
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I felt handled with compassion and patience An extremely friendly and professional service from true experts Highly recommended

Emma Palmer

Whitehead Monckton     Canterbury    

4.1 score
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16 reviews
An experienced solicitor and director, as well as heading up the firm’s Family Law Department, Emma has a proven background in family law and can advise on all aspects relating to relationships and family, with a particular specialism in complex financial cases involving multiple properties, pensions, investments and businesses....
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Michael Clarke

Davis Simmonds & Donaghey     Canterbury    

3.6 score
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14 reviews
With a natural ability to relate to his clients in an approachable and friendly manner whilst providing them with effective solutions to their legal problems, Michael is well respected in the field of family law. Practising as a solicitor for over 25 years, he provides bespoke advice on all...
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Joanna Illingworth

Gardner Croft     Canterbury    

3.9 score
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20 reviews
Highly recommended for her “steadying, calm presence” and “balanced view and excellent advice”, Joanne is an experienced family law professional who heads up the Family Law team at this Canterbury based firm. She deals with a wide range of family issues, including separation and divorce, financial arrangements arising from...
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Good service, polite helpful staff A friendly and helpful solicitors

Jonathan da Costa

Boys & Maughan     Canterbury    

4.7 score
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47 reviews
Listed as a ‘Recommended Lawyer’ in the 2023 edition of The Legal 500 and ranked in Chambers and Partners, Jonathan is described as “very impressive and competent but also empathetic towards his clients” and has a solid reputation in the field of family law. Partner and Head of the...
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First class service Boys & Maughan were excellent Very helpful and kept me up to date

Perveez Sethna

Parry Law Solicitors     Whitstable    

3.9 score
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33 reviews
Known for providing exceptional, carefully considered advice in a timely and consistent manner, Perveez is a highly respected family solicitor who has supported many clients in the local community to resolve family disputes in a fair, compassionate and amicable way. Partner and Head of the Matrimonial & Family Department,...
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Making the procedure bearable Very friendly yet so professional & knowledgeable Felt you genuinely cared

Gemma Purt

Girlings Solicitors     Herne Bay    

4.8 score
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28 reviews
Committed to providing advice in clear, effective language and to achieving a fair settlement for her clients, Gemma is a trusted and highly capable family lawyer and divorce solicitor. Head of the Family Law department, she represents clients on the full spectrum of matters including divorce proceedings and separation,...
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From start to finish, absolutely exemplary They know what they are doing Would highly recommend Girlings team

Sophie Read

Brachers     Canterbury    

3.0 score
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2 reviews
Partner at this award-winning law firm, Sophie is a talented solicitor who specialises in family law, dealing with the full spectrum of family and matrimonial issues. She has a wealth of knowledge in divorce, financial issues arising from relationship breakdown and complex children cases, including international relocation, and the...
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