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The 21 Best Divorce Solicitors & Family Lawyers in Newport & Nearby

21 Family Law Solicitors & Divorce Lawyers Near You

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Louise Chipchase

Stowe Family Law     South Wales    

4.5 score
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1747 reviews
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A Regional Director of this widely acclaimed specialist family law firm, Louise has a proven background in family law with a career spanning over 20 years. Passionate about providing her clients with efficient, approachable, and no-nonsense advice, she takes on each case with determination and compassion to get the...
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Great practice in my eyes helped me through a horrible time It was nice to deal with someone who actually cares Very friendly clear precise information and guidance
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Sharon Priday

Jacklyn Dawson     Newport    

4.5 score
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42 reviews
Practising as a family law solicitor for over 30 years, Sharon has extensive experience in handling issues arising from a relationship breakdown. Her work involves a variety of matters including divorce, separation and the associated disputes over finances, property and arrangements for children. Sharon is also able to advise...
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My family were treated with kindness and care during a very difficult time Have no hesitation in recommending, will be using them again I found this firm to highly professional and efficient
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Jayne Chandler

HPJV Solicitors     Newport    

4.3 score
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70 reviews
Joining the firm as a trainee solicitor in 1998, and now Managing Partner and Head of the Family Department at this well respected law firm, Jayne has a strong reputation in the field of family law. Her cases cover all aspects of relationship breakdown including divorce, separation and the...
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Always available to talk and help Excellent service and communication at every stage of a difficult procedure For a professional & outstanding service I would highly recommend HPJV solicitor

Kay Perrott

Everett Tomlin Lloyd & Pratt     Newport    

3.9 score
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21 reviews
With an excellent track record in family and children matters, Kay is a Partner and Head of the Family Department at this well-established legal firm. Her expertise lies in cases involving children, and as a member of The Law Society’s Children Law Accreditation Scheme, she is able to represent...
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Carly Wilsher

Atkinsons Solicitors     Newport    

4.8 score
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13 reviews
Described as extremely professional, firm and efficient, Carly is an Associate Solicitor at this well established, niche family law firm. Her experience allows her to cover family issues that include divorce, financial relief cases, cohabitation matters, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements and private law children cases involving child arrangements orders,...
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She is honest and reasonable and very understanding Excellent service, helpful advice, good for family local legal needs Helped me get more contact with my daughter and now my family is complete

Leah Thomas

Harding Evans     Newport    

3.6 score
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151 reviews
Head of the Family & Matrimonial team at this firm serving the Newport community, Leah has specialised exclusively in family law since qualifying as a solicitor in 2013. She can oversee a variety of legal matters including divorce, child arrangement disputes, and the financial issues involving the valuing of...
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All staff I have been in contact with were very polite and understanding Very friendly staff with a can do attitude, would not hesitate to recommend Nothing is too much trouble which makes dealing with them a pleasure

Sophie Hughes

Watkins & Gunn     Newport    

4.3 score
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20 reviews
With unwavering passion for supporting her clients, a solution-led approach and vast expertise in family law issues, Sophie is a Director and Head of the Family Matters team. She is well versed on divorce, financial issues arising from a relationship breakdown, and cohabitation disputes with particular expertise in high...
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Emotional support and direction was as valuable as the legal input Brilliant firm Sophie was able to use her wealth of experience and professionalism to help me
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Chris Barber

Robertsons Solicitors     Central Cardiff    

4.9 score
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272 reviews
A family solicitor in great demand, Chris is noted for his depth of legal knowledge, his focus on resolving matters quickly and amicably, and his ability to remove the complexity from legal situations. Director and Head of the Family and Matrimonial team, he is a specialist in divorce, financial...
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Speedy and professional Very happy with the service Kept well informed all the way through the process
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Luke Dixon

Martyn Prowel Gartsides     Central Cardiff    

4.6 score
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151 reviews
Offering a warm and professional approach to client care, Luke deals with all family cases sensitively and respectfully in order to achieve the best outcome for his clients. Head of the Family Law department, he provides advice and assistance in a range of matters including divorce and separation, children...
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Highly recommended Responsive and consistently helpful, no hesitation in recommending them Showing compassion and patience

Lee Douglas Davies

JNP Legal     Cardiff    

4.3 score
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36 reviews
Director and Head of the Family Department, Lee is a conscientious and knowledgeable expert in cases relating to family and relationships. He handles a variety of matters, including divorce, separation, and Children Act cases. His work also involves handling financial remedy cases in divorce proceedings involving significant assets, overseas...
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Service was efficient and conducted in a professional, but friendly manner Very good from start to finish, and very helpful all the time Excellent service, efficient and proactive - highly recommended

Charlotte Willis

Francis & Co     Chepstow    

4.1 score
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20 reviews
Warm, supportive and highly professional, Charlotte is a well-respected divorce solicitor and family lawyer who has over 18 years’ experience in family and matrimonial issues. Partner in the Family Law team, she acts for clients on divorce, separation, financial and property issues arising from a relationship breakdown, children matters...
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Sandra Horwood

J A Hughes     Cardiff    

4.2 score
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12 reviews
Exceptionally popular with clients for her thorough yet supportive approach, Sandra has an enviable track record in successfully handling family matters for over 36 years and her position as a member of The Law Society’s Family Law Advanced Accreditation Scheme reflects her expertise in this area of law. Head...
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I received an exemplary service in my best interests The service we have always received here has been excellent We always feel confident they have our best interests at heart
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Grant Stephens

Grant Stephens Family Law     Cardiff    

4.9 score
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35 reviews
Founder of this specialist award-winning family law firm, Grant has a strong reputation for offering exceptional collaborative family law support to a wide range of clients in South Wales and the south west of England. Throughout his career, he has achieved a great number of successful outcomes, and is...
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The immense work, time & dedication doing their jobs & making our lives "easier I had an amazing experience with Grant Extremely impressed with the representation I had from them in court

Joanna Purnell

Nicol Denvir & Purnell     Cardiff    

4.3 score
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12 reviews
With an exceptional track record in the field of family law for over 30 years, Joanna is a longstanding Partner and Head of the Private Family Law Department. She offers pragmatic, constructive, and individualised advice to help clients find the best way forward in matters relating to separation and...
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Alun Jones

Alun Jones Family Law     Central Cardiff    

4.2 score
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31 reviews
Founder and Director of this specialist family law firm established in 2005, Alun has been practising exclusively in family law since 1997. Passionate about assisting couples and families to reach amicable, long term agreements following a relationship breakdown, he provides advice and assistance on a range of matters including...
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Gave great guidance at all times Words are not enough to thank you Alun Showed professionalism throughout

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Melanie Hamer

Wendy Hopkins Family Law     Central Cardiff    

4.3 score
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64 reviews
Named in the Legal 500 ‘Hall of Fame’ as well as being recognised as a ‘Leading Individual’ in the 2024 edition of The Legal 500 and ranked in Chambers UK, Melanie is described as an “excellent lawyer with strong client-handling and negotiating skills, and also a shrewd tactician”. Co-founder...
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Honest, reassuring, knowledgeable & efficient solicitor Were extremely professional in all aspects of my personal case Wendy Hopkins family law helped me through a difficult time

Stella Baldwin

Fonseca & Partners     Abergavenny    

4.8 score
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11 reviews
An exceptionally talented family solicitor with over 30 years’ experience exclusively in family law, Stella is widely respected for her strong negotiation skills and her ability to offer honest, constructive legal advice in a supportive and friendly manner. Partner and Head of the Family Team, she represents individuals on...
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My family solicitor for at least 15 years - friendly helpful & easy to work with Professional, friendly and helpful

Charlotte Leyshon

Lux Family Law     North Cardiff    

Founder of this boutique family law firm with a career surpassing 20 years, Charlotte is a go-to expert in the field of family law and is committed to providing an innovative, exclusive and personalised service to her clients. Representing a wide spectrum of clientele, including celebrities, entrepreneurs, business men...
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Rhian Howells

Hopkins Law     Chepstow    

3.7 score
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3 reviews
Holding a strong reputation for her work in family law, Rhian has practised in the area for more than 25 years, making her one of the region’s most experienced family lawyers and divorce solicitors. A member of The Law Society’s Family Law Advanced Accreditation Scheme since 2002, she deals...
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Charlotte Squire Davies

Star Legal     Chepstow    

3.5 score
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4 reviews
Offering a trusted guiding hand to her clients, Charlotte prides herself on her straight-talking yet calm approach to handling a range of family matters. A Partner at the firm with over 17 years experience under her belt, she works on behalf of a range of clients offering advice on...
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Certainly use them again Excellent customer service & representative skills Highly recommend