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The 17 Best Divorce Lawyers & Family Solicitors in Derby

17 Family Law Solicitors & Divorce Lawyers Near You

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Joanne Major

Major Family Law     National    

4.9 score
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341 reviews
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An exceptionally well regarded figure in the field of family law, Joanne offers clear-sighted, shrewd, and carefully considered advice on all aspects of divorce and family law. She is consistently hailed by clients for her exceptional care, wisdom, and staunch dedication to serving their best interests. Founder and Managing...
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Superb professionalism at all times. the staff were lovely, made to feel at ease A well-known, professional firm of family lawyers So impressed with Joanne she made the information I required clear
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Beth Sheridan

Stowe Family Law     Derby    

5.0 score
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1615 reviews
Beth is highly experienced in all areas of family law with a particular skillset in financial and property disputes arising from divorce, and child arrangements. A Managing Partner at this specialist family law firm, her expertise spans 25 years in family law, including straightforward disputes about the family home...
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Committed to getting the best possible outcome for me Handled my case with professionalism and courtesy It was nice to deal with someone who actually cares
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Fiona Moffat

Timms Solicitors     Central Derby    

4.6 score
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102 reviews
Managing Partner of this reputable firm as well as a highly accomplished family law expert, Fiona is one of the area's most sought after solicitors with a career spanning 40 years. With a wide and varied skill base for dealing with family and matrimonial breakdown, she provides advice on...
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Helpful and really guided me through the process with no judgement They have always been attentive and professional Fantastic service and very prompt with all matters

Fiona Apthorpe

Geldards     Derby    

4.0 score
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26 reviews
A vastly experienced family law expert with a number of accreditations to her name, Fiona is a Partner and Head of the Family Team across a number of offices of this reputable law firm. Well versed in a range of matters relating to families and relationships, she specialises in...
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Very proficient and professional law firm Lovely service. Such helpful people All round fantastic service

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Daniel Priest

Campions Solicitors     Derby    

4.4 score
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58 reviews
Director and Supervisor of the Matrimonial and Mediation Department at this Derby based firm, Daniel has significant experience within family law and can undertake a range of cases including divorce, financial issues in family cases, unmarried couples’ property disputes, civil partnership dissolution, same sex relationship issues, and matters relating...
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Paul Cobb

Rothera Bray     Derby    

4.3 score
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26 reviews
Paul is recognised as one of the region’s leading family lawyers and collaborative law practitioners and is committed to resolving family disputes in a constructive and amicable way. Head of the Family Department, he has considerable experience in divorce, separation, financial matters, cohabitee disputes, civil partnerships and pre-nuptial and...
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Claire Butterfield

Cartwright King     Derby    

4.2 score
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30 reviews
A Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives with over 28 years’ experience, Claire is a highly regarded expert in the area of children law. She has been a member of The Law Society's Children Law Accreditation Scheme since 2000 and provides advice and representation to parents, grandparents,...
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Sam Carter

Major Family Law     National    

4.9 score
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341 reviews
With a successful track record in his family cases combined with confidence, expertise and a sincere understanding of his clients’ circumstances, Sam is an acclaimed family law expert and advocate at this Legal 500 ‘Top Tier’ specialist family law firm. Demonstrating a wealth of knowledge in all areas of...
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The advice I received was for the best interests of my children Excellent and prompt communication, thank the firm for the good service provided A very positive experience, friendly and professional from the outset

Andrew Robotham

Woolley & Co     Derby    

5.0 score
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2 reviews
Widely regarded for his strong negotiation skills and ability to achieve prompt solutions, Andy is a highly accomplished divorce and family law specialist with a career spanning 27 years. With an enviable reputation in the Derby area, he deals with all aspects of matrimonial law, including divorce, children matters,...
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Melanie Bridgen

Nelsons     Central Derby    

4.2 score
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162 reviews
Recognised as a 'Leading Individual' in the 2023 edition of The Legal 500 and awarded 'Solicitor of the Year' in 2023 by the Derby and District Law Society, Melanie is a highly accomplished specialist in her field. A Partner in the family team at this firm based in Derby,...
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My case came to a close with the best possible outcome Excellent job I am more than happy with the service I have received

Julie Skill

Elliot Mather     Derby    

4.0 score
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35 reviews
Starting her legal career as a paralegal and then qualifying as a solicitor, Julie heads up the Family Law team at this large, well established law firm. She has dealt with a wide range of cases, from the straightforward to the highly complex, guiding clients through divorce and separation,...
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Friendly efficient and professional Definitely recommend them Overall excellent service

Ruth Jones

Smith Partnership     Derby    

4.3 score
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140 reviews
Recognised as a 'Leading Individual' in The Legal 500, Ruth is an accomplished family lawyer and divorce solicitor who specialises in all matters arising from a relationship breakdown. Partner and Head of the Family team, she represents a range of individuals from senior executives, GPs, and accountants to business...
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Very polite, professional and super friendly Ruth Jones explained everything clearly and concisely A highly professional team

Stuart Barlow

Bhatia Best Solicitors     Central Derby    

3.7 score
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42 reviews
A highly skilled solicitor with over 45 years' experience, Stuart is a specialist in the field of matrimonial and family law. He advises on a range of matters including divorce, separation, financial proceedings, children matters, cohabitee disputes, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements and domestic violence. Stuart is a member of...
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Kevin O’Donnell

Wykes O'Donnell Williams     Derby    

4.0 score
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44 reviews
With a track record spanning over 40 years, Kevin has a strong reputation in the field of family law. A Partner at the firm, he is able to offer advice and representation on a broad range of matters including divorce, separation, and children issues, with a particular interest in...
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Very pleasant staff, friendly and knowledgeable The firm acted with extreme professionalism throughout the case I appreciate all the hard work ALL the Solicitors at the Firm did on my case
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Manesha Ruparel

Alexander & Co Solicitors     Derby    

4.4 score
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22 reviews
Appreciated for her extensive experience and knowledge of family law coupled with practical, honest advice, Manesha endeavours to help resolve family disputes as amicably and swiftly as possible. She is a Partner in the Matrimonial Department, and handles a broad range of cases from divorce, financial matters and cohabitation...
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Always look at their clients best interest Amazing and professional service Clear and friendly advice and service
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Jonathan Corbishley

Family Law Group     Derby    

3.7 score
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15 reviews
Committed to achieving excellence in his role as a family solicitor and providing pragmatic and child focused advice to his clients, Jonathan is a dedicated professional at this highly regarded specialist family law firm. He has gained expertise in issues relating to family and relationship breakdown, with a particular...
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Jonathan was extremely kind and knowledgeable I would highly recommend Family Law Group to any one Won the case with the help of Family Law Group, definitely recommend
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Angela Davis

Flint Bishop     Central Derby    

3.1 score
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120 reviews
Taking a calm, considered approach to her cases, Angela has a solid reputation in the field of family law and is a go-to expert following a relationship breakdown. A Senior Associate at this multi-award winning firm serving the Derby area, she advises on a range of matters including divorce,...
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Knowledge and sheer brilliance She had total empathy Experience and super calm manner