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

16 Family Law Solicitors & Divorce Lawyers Near You

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Liza Gatrell

Stowe Family Law     Dorset    

4.5 score
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1777 reviews
Recognised for her practical and empathetic approach to her cases, Liza is a technically skilled, highly competent family solicitor and divorce lawyer. Specialising in family law since 2008, she is experienced in a wide range of matters including divorce, disputes relating to children, as well as routinely advising on...
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Fantastic service, good communication and always kept up to date Excellent service, quick and informative in responses Came via a recommendation and I cannot recommend them more
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Simon Brimacombe

Mustoe Shorter     Weymouth    

3.5 score
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31 reviews
Head of the Matrimonial Department and a Partner of this Weymouth based firm, Simon has more than 27 years' experience with a reputation founded on a total commitment to his clients and a high standard of service. A specialist in childcare law and a member of The Law Society’s...
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Friendly, helpful & professional Very helpful at a stressful time, professional and knowledgeable Certainly return to them the next time
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John Walkington

Pengillys     Weymouth    

4.2 score
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34 reviews
Tailoring his approach to dispute resolution to suit each client’s individual needs, John has extensive experience handling a range of family law matters for married couples, civil partners, and cohabiting couples, and is particularly skilled in matters relating to children. As a member of both The Law Society’s Family...
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Very good communication Helpful friendly staff Thoroughly recommend

Sarah Grant

Sarah Grant Solicitors     Dorchester    

4.8 score
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36 reviews
Providing professional advice, simple, cost-effective solutions and a sensitive manner, Sarah is an accomplished family law solicitor with over 17 years’ experience. Founder of this niche law firm established in 2013, she undertakes all forms of family law work, including divorce, separation, and financial and children matters. Clients appreciate...
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A very professional and efficient service throughout Can't recommend Sarah highly enough Professional & compassionate

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Deborah Schmieder

Pharaoh Law     Dorchester    

5.0 score
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36 reviews
Specialising in family law for nearly 20 years, Deborah is known for her patience, practical approach and compassion in a range of family and matrimonial matters. She represents clients from all walks of life on non-contentious and contentious matters involving divorce, separation, financial settlements, domestic violence, occupation orders and...
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Very personable, very impressed, will definitely continue to use Pharaoh I couldn't recommend highly enough Amazing, brilliant customer service, came to our aid very promptly

Laura Martin

Blanchards Bailey     Weymouth    

3.5 score
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4 reviews
A proven expert in family law, Laura is a Partner and Head of Family Law at the firm and has received recognition for her work in The Legal 500. She has considerable experience in handling intricate financial arrangements following a relationship breakdown, and frequently deals with farmland and farming...
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Georgina Bacon

Battens Solicitors     Dorchester    

4.8 score
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19 reviews
Known for her empathetic and professional approach in family and children cases, Georgina is a Senior Associate Solicitor at this Legal 500 ‘Leading Firm’ serving the Weymouth area. With over 17 years’ experience, she handles a range of family related cases with significant expertise in matters relating to children....
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They are professional, compassionate and helpful Made the whole divorce process smooth and relatively stress free Can't thank them enough for all the hard work they have put in

Cheryl Cole

Simon Lacey Law     Weymouth    

4.5 score
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32 reviews
Drawing upon her 25 years of legal expertise, Cheryl is able to deal calmly and sensitively with the most demanding of situations and achieve the best outcomes for her clients. Head of the Family Law Department at this law firm based in Weymouth, she can deal with divorce, child...
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Professional and articulate, I could not have asked for better representation My experience with Cheryl Cole was exceptional Highly recommend to anyone that needs reassuring & concise instructions

Simone DeMaria

Gareth Webb & Co     Yeovil    

3.9 score
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29 reviews
A Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, Simone is a well-versed and extremely capable family lawyer. She specialises in divorce and separation as well as private Children Act matters and assists with obtaining and defending non-molestation orders and occupation orders. A member of Resolution, Simone prides herself...
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Jan Bailey

AmicusLaw     Yeovil    

4.5 score
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26 reviews
With a wealth of experience and knowledge under her belt, Jan is an expert family law specialist at this trusted firm. She handles a wide spectrum of cases from complex divorce, separation and financial settlement, to wealth protection matters involving the drafting and executing of pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements....
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Very efficient and quick, kept me informed at all stages Can not recommend highly enough Performs to the highest level in every area

Ellen Saunders

Porter Dodson     Yeovil    

4.2 score
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52 reviews
An experienced and well respected solicitor and barrister, Ellen brings extensive expertise to her role in the three main areas of family law: matrimonial finance, private law children and public law children work together with Trusts of Land disputes. She regularly provides advice and representation to spouses/partners, parents, children...
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Really good Genuinely kind and supportive, highly recommend Always friendly & kind

Carolyn Harmer

Nantes Solicitors     Bridport    

4.3 score
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22 reviews
Drawing upon her 20+ years of legal experience, Carolyn is able to deal calmly and sensitively with the most demanding of family cases and achieve the best outcomes for her clients. A Director at the firm, she offers a holistic and progressive approach to family law, advising on divorce,...
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Very professional and caring solicitors and staff Have always exceeded my expectations - I would not consider using anyone else Excellent service, very friendly staff

Rob Nickless

Jacobs & Reeves     Poole    

3.5 score
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48 reviews
A long standing member of the firm since 1980 and a Senior Partner, Rob uses careful management and advice to support his clients through family and relationship breakdown. With a 40 year track record in family law, he advises on divorce, separation, child arrangements and financial issues, including complex,...
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I can’t thank you enough I had the best experience with Jacob & Reeve

Richard Perrins

Coles Miller     Poole    

4.7 score
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140 reviews
Partner and Head of the Family Department, Richard is a leading family lawyer and divorce solicitor with an enviable reputation as a proactive and tough negotiator. He undertakes a range of cases including divorce, separation, financial issues, injunctions and children matters. Richard is also a specialist in cases involving...
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Definitely use them again Absolutely wonderful service Outstanding service

Kimberley Davies

Trethowans     Poole    

4.6 score
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65 reviews
With an excellent reputation built over 14 years, Kimberley has established a strong practice in family law, representing a broad range of clients in all matters including divorce, civil partnership dissolution, children law matters (including complex contact disputes and allegations of harm), financial cases (including cases where there are...
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Very prompt response to a query, very helpful Friendly, professional Excellent service