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The 22 Best Divorce Lawyers & Family Solicitors in Newcastle

22 Family Law Solicitors & Divorce Lawyers Near You

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Joanne Major

Major Family Law     Newcastle & North East    

4.9 score
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341 reviews
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An exceptionally well regarded figure in the field of family law across the North East, 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...
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Excellent and prompt communication, thank the firm for the good service provided Well-known professional firm of family lawyers, highly recommended A well-known, professional firm of family lawyers
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Sarah Barr Young

Stowe Family Law     Newcastle    

4.5 score
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1629 reviews
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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Very professional, hard working and thorough They always go over and above for their clients Excellent firm. I was very imppresssed
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Lucy Mead

David Gray     Newcastle    

4.8 score
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446 reviews
A go-to family law expert, a Partner and Head of the Family Department, Lucy has dealt with family and matrimonial issues since qualifying as a solicitor in 2001. Representing clients from all sectors, she advises on divorce, dissolution of civil partnerships, arrangements for children, injunctions and financial issues. Lucy...
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Very good service and advice from start to finish Friendly & helpful The David Gray Solicitor was outstanding and highly professional
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Gemma Iceton

Ward Hadaway     Newcastle    

4.0 score
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54 reviews
Committed to offering an outstanding service to her clients in an approachable, compassionate and friendly manner, Gemma is a highly regarded family law specialist with over 18 years of expertise and knowledge to call upon. She handles a variety of cases including separation, divorce, children matters, pre-nuptial agreements and...
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Her guidance was invaluable to me Highly recommended Made me feel at ease all the way through my case

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Helen Revill

Irwin Mitchell     Newcastle    

4.3 score
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44 reviews
Described by The Legal 500 as "an outstanding partner" who is "thorough, efficient, and extremely experienced", Helen is Head of the Family Law team at this award-winning law firm based in Newcastle. Undertaking family law matters since 1995, she deals with all cases from divorce, cohabitation issues, and civil...
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The best solicitors with a approachable service Every person I’ve dealt with have been great with me and my family Very understanding, caring & helpful, they certainly know their job

Margaret Simpson

Silk Family Law     Central Newcastle    

4.2 score
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20 reviews
Sharp, knowledgeable, and determined, Margaret demonstrates an outstanding commitment to family law and has been representing a wide range of clients for over 25 years. With vast experience in dealing with a variety of family issues, particularly in the area of matrimonial finance, she handles cases for a broad...
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A pleasure to deal with Meticulous in their handling Professional, accessible, diligent

Victoria Lant

Browell Smith & Co     Newcastle    

4.2 score
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21 reviews
Head of the firm’s Family Law team, Victoria has developed an excellent reputation for providing high-quality client care in her role as a family lawyer and divorce solicitor. Admitted as a solicitor in 2003, she specialises solely in family law and deals with all matters involving divorce, separation, complex...
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Helpful, sympathetic and knowledgeable Fantastic service Remained professional with great communication

Sam Carter

Major Family Law     Newcastle & North East    

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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Sam’s approach towards matters were always calm, & communicated well Absolutely amazing handling my case, so professional, kind and thorough Well-known professional firm of family lawyers, highly recommended

Ben Pepperell

Pepperells Solicitors     Newcastle    

4.0 score
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9 reviews
Chief Executive and a family law specialist at this innovative law firm, Ben has an excellent reputation in the field of family law and has been instrumental in the growth of the firm over the last 10 years. Representing a range of clients, he is sought after for his...
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Lyn Rutherford

Mincoffs     East Newcastle    

4.7 score
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141 reviews
With a strong track record in family law cases that spans over 35 years, Lyn is a highly regarded family law specialist serving the Newcastle area. He is able to oversee all types of family matters, with significant depth of expertise in high-net-worth financial matters, involving multi millions, farming...
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Excellent service from start to finish, very professional and helpful Very professional and a pleasure to deal with Absolutely superb solicitors firm, outstanding service

Jennifer Goldstein

Samuel Phillips Law     Central Newcastle    

4.2 score
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78 reviews
Establishing herself as a highly respected family law practitioner in the Newcastle area, Jennifer was admitted as a solicitor in 1992 and has specialised in family law ever since. She is a Senior Consultant at this reputable law firm and offers vast expertise and knowledge on the full spectrum...
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I can't thank them enough for the difference that they have made to my life She is extremely experienced and professional Took the time to listen to what I truly wanted

Louise Masters

Sintons Law     Central Newcastle    

4.4 score
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124 reviews
Recognised as a 'Next Generation Partner' in the 2023 edition of The Legal 500, Louise is described as "an extremely capable family lawyer and collaborative lawyer. She is innovative and forward thinking and a good leader". A Partner and Head of the Family Team at this reputable firm, she...
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Top class service Always acted in my best interests Personal & helpful at all times, legal business with a caring persona throughout
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Christian Butler

Hay & Kilner     Central Newcastle    

4.3 score
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28 reviews
Known for his fearless dedication to pursuing the best possible outcome for his clients, yet empathetic and sincere in his approach, Christian is a highly regarded family lawyer and divorce solicitor. Partner at this full-service law practice, he accepts instructions on all aspects of family and matrimonial law, including...
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Made to feel at ease Their advice was invaluable in a caring and professional way Extremely competent, reassuring and professional

Nina James

Gibson & Co     Newcastle    

4.4 score
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36 reviews
Passionate about providing excellent client care, Nina is an empathetic, supportive family lawyer and divorce solicitor with a wealth of experience and knowledge from her 19 years in family law. She is regularly instructed in cases relating to divorce, separation, disputes over child arrangements, financial issues associated with a...
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First class service and very patient Professional, helpful & explained everything clearly Brilliant, and all staff are so helpful

Christine McVay

Jacksons Law     Newcastle    

4.5 score
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41 reviews
With a strong reputation for her pragmatic, strategic and committed approach to her cases, Christine is a highly reputable family lawyer and divorce solicitor in great demand. Boasting a two decade career, she has dealt with complex and high profile cases involving celebrities, members of the Bar and judiciary...
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Dispensing valuable opinion that helped us make clear decisions Easy to contact and kept everything up to date full explanation of procedures Personally and professionally they are formidable

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Andrew Wraith

Prism Family Law     Newcastle    

Principal Solicitor at this thriving specialist family law firm, Andrew brings over 17 years of experience and knowledge to his role. He acts on behalf of clients dealing with a broad range of situations arising out of relationship breakdown, including divorce and dissolution of civil partnerships, arrangements for children,...
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Sue McArthur

EMG Solicitors     Newcastle    

4.1 score
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17 reviews
With exceptional legal knowledge, excellent negotiation skills and a personable approach to her cases, Sue is a highly accomplished divorce solicitor and family law specialist who has been representing clients for over 30 years. She offers pragmatic, constructive, and individualised advice to help clients find the best way forward...
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Very impressed with the service provided Great service Would highly recommend

Paul Dodds

Paul Dodds Law     Wallsend    

4.4 score
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69 reviews
Senior Partner and Head of the Family Law Department, Paul is a highly capable family law specialist who brings over 40 years' experience to his varied caseload. He has a great breadth of experience in matters ranging from divorce, separation, asset division and finances, to cohabitee disputes, pre-nuptial agreements,...
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He is the formidable advocate you want in your corner, I would highly recommend Superb guidance and excellent support Have dealt with this firm several times and always been very satisfied

Jacqueline Emmerson

Emmersons Solicitors     Newcastle    

4.5 score
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152 reviews
A highly esteemed family law expert and Managing Director and Founder of this multi award-winning law firm, Jacqueline is one of the region’s most experienced family lawyers and divorce solicitors with over 30 years of expertise to call upon. She specialises in all aspects of family law, including divorce...
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Professional service received at all times Good communication, knowledgeable and practical Dealt with in a professional and friendly way

Carolyne Hargreaves

PGS Law     Tyneside    

4.4 score
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41 reviews
Recognised as one of the area’s family law experts, Carolyne is a Partner, Head of the Family Department and the Legal Aid Supervisor for this reputable law firm. She offers specialist representation, advice and support on all issues pertaining to the separated family, including divorce and separation, children matters,...
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I have to say they are a fantastic company Highly recommend PGS Law without reservation to anyone Highly professional, nothing is to much trouble

Rebecca Cresswell

Sweeney Miller     South Gosforth    

4.7 score
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343 reviews
Valued for her conciliatory and understanding approach to her family cases, Rebecca is a Partner and Head of the Family Department at this reputable law firm. Her role encompasses a variety of family matters including divorce and separation for married or cohabiting clients and the associated issues over their...
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Friendly, helpful and efficient Efficient, professional service, communication with us was informative & quick Excellent service from start to finish

Clare Usher

Hindle Campbell Law     North Shields    

4.3 score
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58 reviews
Heading up the Family Department at this progressive law firm, Clare has an enviable track record in successfully handling family matters arising from a relationship breakdown. Boasting a 25 year career, she provides advice and assistance on divorce, separation and all issues relating to children and finances including acting...
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Honest, fair, thorough, tactical and evidently expert in her field I have found the experience of working with Clare very refreshing and positive Can't recommend them enough