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The 16 Best Divorce Solicitors & Family Lawyers in Castleford & Nearby

16 Family Law Solicitors & Divorce Lawyers Near You

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Sarah Barr Young

Stowe Family Law     Leeds    

4.5 score
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1629 reviews
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A Managing Partner at this widely respected specialist family law firm, Sarah is lauded as a first-class family law expert who adopts a holistic approach to her family law cases. Valued for her empathy and commitment to alleviating the stress of a relationship breakdown, she advises and represents clients...
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Handled my case with professionalism and courtesy Excellent firm. I was very imppresssed Fantastic service, good communication and always kept up to date
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Mark Heptinstall

Slater Heelis     West Yorkshire    

4.9 score
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1386 reviews
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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Mark from the family team is amazing He is professional, gave the best advice when needed I would highly recommend Mark Heptinstall
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Barbara Stevens

Hartley & Worstenholme     Castleford    

3.1 score
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43 reviews
Bringing over 30 years' experience, Barbara handles a busy caseload as a senior solicitor at this reputable law firm. Specialising in matrimonial and children law, she offers advice and assistance with divorce and children arrangements as well as family finance, property and pension disputes/settlements arising out of divorce, cohabitee...
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Stephanie Pollitt

Carters Solicitors     Pontefract    

4.5 score
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35 reviews
Specialising in family law since 1998, Stephanie prides herself on bringing sensitivity and compassion to her role. A Director at the firm, she has considerable experience in divorce and children work, with a particular specialism in children law matters and domestic abuse. She regularly represents parents in care proceedings...
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Clare Peckett

Switalskis Solicitors     Pontefract    

4.4 score
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30 reviews
Director and Head of the Family department at this ‘Top Tier’ Legal 500 law firm, Clare has been offering family law advice to clients for over 30 years. Experienced in a wide range of matters, she offers assistance on divorce, separation, cohabitee disputes and complex financial issues arising from...
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Clare Thornton

Thornton Jones Solicitors     Garforth, Leeds    

4.9 score
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146 reviews
A specialist family lawyer and divorce solicitor for over 28 years, Clare has built a reputation as one of the go-to solicitors for family matters and offers the added weight of being the Managing Partner at this well regarded law firm. Committed to a constructive, non-confrontational approach aimed at...
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Very grateful for all the advice , support and knowledge I cannot fault the teams Efficient and always professional, very fast response times

Jan Stephenson

CLS Solicitors     Pontefract    

3.6 score
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24 reviews
With almost 30 years working in family law, Jan started her career as a paralegal before qualifying as a solicitor in 2006. She is well versed in all areas of family law, including divorce, separation, cohabitation matters, financial disputes, and relationship agreements such as pre-nuptial agreements and separation agreements....
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Absolutely fantastic in every way, I've used them for years Jan was helpful and pleasant to me regarding a concern

Deborah McBurney

Wright & Co     Pontefract    

4.7 score
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24 reviews
With a successful 30 year career to draw upon, Deborah is an expert in the field of family law. She acts for clients across the full spectrum of family law cases with particular expertise in public law children cases including care proceedings brought by the Local Authority, as well...
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Very friendly I was given clear, concise and realistic advice Definitely recommend

Lucy Phipps

Weightmans     Leeds    

4.3 score
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9 reviews
An exceptional family lawyer, Lucy is described in the 2024 edition of The Legal 500 as “an impressive family practitioner” who “pursues her client’s cases with tenacity and vigour”. She is one of the firm’s Partners and has over 15 years' experience, specialising in obtaining financial settlements alongside divorce,...
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Provided me with sound, clear, and practical legal advice Courteous, professional and they kept me well informed

Rebecca Payne

Chadwick Lawrence     Wakefield    

4.0 score
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67 reviews
One of the firm’s Partners and practising in family law since 2007, Rebecca offers advice and representation on the full range of matters including divorce, financial disputes, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements, separation agreements, disputes between cohabitees and private law children matters. Throughout her career, she has maintained a particular...
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Very good service, quick response time and friendly Helpful, friendly, knowledgeable and responsive Very helpful and understanding, knowledgeable and explained everything

Rebecca Baker

Catteralls Solicitors     Wakefield    

4.5 score
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74 reviews
Approaching each of her family cases in a professional yet caring manner, Rebecca prides herself on finding logical and practical solutions in what can be very difficult circumstances. A Partner and Head of the Family Law Department, she handles a variety of family and matrimonial law services including divorce,...
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Explained everything at each stage and went above and beyond Very good service Fast and efficient

Gareth Long

JWP Solicitors     Wakefield    

4.1 score
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30 reviews
Qualifying as a solicitor in 2003, Gareth is a Partner and Head of the Family Department at this widely respected law firm. Well-known for his ability to work with detailed and complex cases, he can assist with all aspects of divorce and separation, financial issues, cohabitee disputes and matters...
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Gareth was professional, knowledgeable and friendly Really knows how to handle a case Brilliant service

Gabbie Clasper

Silk Family Law     Leeds    

4.7 score
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15 reviews
An exceptionally talented family law specialist who has a reputation for her depth of legal knowledge and her ability to manage complex matters, Gabbie is highly regarded in the field of family law. She brings over 30 years’ experience to her work, specialising in divorce and the related matrimonial...
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The team simplified all the ambiguous language Perfect balance between clear, calm and logical advice Very helpful and provided guidance to make the best decision for our situation

Adrian Clossick

Stewarts     Central Leeds    

4.2 score
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5 reviews
Described in Chambers UK as a solicitor who is "a respected figure in the market... offers a deep knowledge of matrimonial finance issues. Sources regard him as very bright, enthusiastic and able", Adrian is Head of the Divorce and Family team and a renowned specialist in matrimonial finance. He...
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Professional from the first minute to the last Simply the BEST Cannot fault in any way
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Rebecca Sargent

Ramsdens Solicitors     Wakefield    

4.1 score
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8 reviews
Noted as a ‘Recommended Lawyer’ in the 2023 edition of The Legal 500, Rebecca is a Partner in the Family Team at this award-winning full service law firm. She can guide her clients on all family law issues from divorce and associated financial disputes, Children Act proceedings and applications...
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Helped me with a difficult situation Highly recommended Great company