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The 21 Best Divorce Lawyers & Family Solicitors in Southampton

21 Family Law Solicitors & Divorce Lawyers Near You

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Liza Gatrell

Stowe Family Law     South Hamsphire    

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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Committed to getting the best possible outcome for me A pleasure to deal with at a tricky time Great practice in my eyes helped me through a horrible time
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Vicki Rawlins

Stowe Family Law     Southampton    

4.5 score
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1777 reviews
Vicki is a trusted and highly capable family lawyer and divorce solicitor and a Partner at this specialist family law firm. She undertakes a wide variety of family law matters involving relationship breakdown and relationship planning, offering advice to married couples, parents, cohabitees, and civil partners. Her work includes...
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Very friendly clear precise information and guidance They made the whole process as efficient, simple and painless as possible Handled my case with professionalism and courtesy
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Frank Prior

Paris Smith     Central Southampton    

4.4 score
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122 reviews
A highly accomplished family lawyer and divorce solicitor with a number of accolades to his name, Frank has a wealth of experience and knowledge in family law and advises on the full range of matters. Partner and Head of the Family team, he has a well established and successful...
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Everything was made simple for me and the process very clear Helpful and sincere Always welcoming and helpful

Robyn Bowyer

K J Smith Solicitors     Southampton    

4.8 score
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45 reviews
Praised by her clients for her friendly, robust and approachable style, Robyn is a talented family lawyer and divorce solicitor at this specialist family law firm. She provides support and advice to couples and families working through the process of divorce or separation and all associated financial and children...
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The best outcome for both my divorce and then my family court case She has been a rock at times of stress and I am very grateful for her advice Invaluable advice at the worst time of my life

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Sam Dickinson

Leonard Solicitors     Southampton    

4.6 score
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103 reviews
A Senior Solicitor and Head of Family Law, Sam brings a wealth of expertise to her busy caseload, with over 20 years in the legal profession. She takes pride in offering clear, sensible and cost effective advice to clients and fully appreciates the sensitive nature of family law. Her...
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Great solicitors who know they are doing The team is professional and very knowledgeable Absolutely happy

Michael Spoors

Michael Spoors     Southampton    

4.0 score
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29 reviews
Offering a creative approach to problem-solving, in-depth knowledge of case law and strong negotiating skills, Michael has a strong reputation in the Southampton community for his expertise in family law. He is able to handle a variety of matters, often involving high-net-worth individuals in complex cases including foreign assets,...
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No better people to deal with the most precious matters in our lives Very helpful throughout the whole process Michael went above and beyond to meet my needs

Catherine Sousa

Sousa Law     Southampton    

4.8 score
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109 reviews
Founder of this specialist family law firm established in 2009, Catherine has practised solely in family law in the Southampton area for over 22 years. She specialises in all aspects with a particular expertise in divorce and financial disputes, ranging from high value cases to those cases where the...
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Any questions or emails that I sent were answered promptly Her advice was easy to understand, compassionate & incredibly helpful Willing to go the extra mile to advise and make the process smoother

Sam Miles

Warner Goodman     Central Southampton    

4.4 score
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84 reviews
Valued by her clients for her ability to empathise with sensitive and complex situations, Sam offers clear and practical guidance and helps them find the best possible solution in a range of family disputes. Partner and Head of the Family department, she has a strong reputation for handling cases...
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Regularly recommended to others Very good solicitors A really friendly yet professional service

Gareth Schofield

Clarke Willmott     Southampton    

4.4 score
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20 reviews
With an excellent reputation in the Southampton community built over 26 years, Gareth has established a strong practice in family law, representing a broad range of clients in all matters. Partner and Head of the Family team, he is highly experienced in divorce settlements and cohabitation disputes, representing clients...
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Excellent and friendly service, plenty of helpful advice available Very responsive, kept us up to date with proceedings regularly

Rosemary Sharp

Lester Aldridge     Southampton    

4.0 score
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3 reviews
Noted as a ‘Recommended Lawyer’ in the 2024 edition of The Legal 500 and ranked in Chambers UK, Rosemary is described as “a beacon in the field of family law” and “a strong leader”. Partner and Head of the Family Team at this Southampton firm, she is instructed in...
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Always made everything as clear and concise as possible They kept me in the loop throughout the entire process

Neil Puttock

Footner & Ewing     Southampton    

3.5 score
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22 reviews
One of the longest serving members of the firm, Neil is a Senior Partner and joint Head of the Family Law department. He provides extensive expertise to his clients in a straightforward and pre-emptive manner on all matters, particularly in cases relating to children. A member of The Law...
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Greg Coad

Eric Robinson Solicitors     Southampton    

4.1 score
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118 reviews
A highly skilled solicitor with over 20 years' experience, Greg is a specialist in the field of matrimonial and family law and heads up the Family Department. Known for his empathetic, supportive approach to his family law cases, Greg provides expert advice and representation on divorce, private law children...
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Take a highly professional approach They were very helpful, friendly and quick Feel they're giving 100%

Elizabeth Pritchard

Child Law Partnership     Southampton    

3.2 score
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5 reviews
With a focus on providing excellent client care and building relationships, Elizabeth is a well regarded child care lawyer with over 20 years’ experience advising clients in the Southampton area. She is able to represent children, parents and other family members in proceedings in all courts including Family Proceedings,...
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Samantha Jeanes

Abels Solicitors     Southampton    

3.9 score
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58 reviews
Head of the Family Department and a Legal Executive Advocate, Samantha has been practising in family law for over 14 years. She is committed to handling cases in a constructive and cost-effective way, and advises on all issues relating to relationship breakdown, with a specialism in care work. Samantha...
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Sam has been very supportive & understanding Knowledgeable staff Brilliant service
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Serhan Handani

Bramsdon & Childs     Eastleigh    

5.0 score
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2 reviews
Recognised for his sympathetic and supportive manner with great regard for the impact of separation and divorce on the client and their family, Serhan is a rising star in the field of family law and civil litigation. Partner and Head of the Litigation team, he is instructed in a...
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Trustworthy, knowledgeable, & results-driven, they exceeded my expectations Went above & beyond, dedication to achieving the best outcome for me was evident Exceptional service, demonstrated profound expertise in this complex case

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Lisa Ellis

Lisa Ellis Solicitors     Botley    

5.0 score
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1 reviews
Practising exclusively in family law for over 15 years, Lisa is Founder of this specialist family law firm - the only one in the local area - and offers advice and representation on the full range of family and matrimonial matters. With a wealth of expertise working in numerous...
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I have always found her to offer to very personal & professional service As a local specialist in family, I would not hesitate to recommend

Charlotte Millard

Moore Barlow     Eastleigh    

4.1 score
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58 reviews
Exceptionally popular with clients for her thorough yet supportive approach, Charlotte has an enviable track record in successfully handling family matters. She provides advice and representation at all stages of the divorce and separation process with a particular specialism in obtaining financial remedy orders, as well as working in...
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Simon Burge

Blake Morgan     Eastleigh    

4.2 score
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16 reviews
Ranked in the 2024 edition of Chambers UK and described as a solicitor who provides “exceptional service, insight, skill and knowledge”, Simon is an accomplished family lawyer and divorce solicitor. A longstanding member of the firm since 1985, he undertakes a varied caseload involving divorce, separation, complex, high-net-value financial...
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Incredibly helpful and efficient Very impressed Excellent staff

Sally Pike

Thrings Solicitors     Romsey    

One of the area’s leading family law specialists, Sally has a strong reputation for achieving constructive, pragmatic and cost-effective solutions for her clients. She is recognised as a ‘Leading Individual’ in The Legal 500, ranked in Chambers UK and is a Partner and Head of the Family Team at...
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Grant Cameron

Trethowans     Southampton    

4.6 score
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93 reviews
Qualifying as a solicitor over 30 years ago, Grant is now a Partner in the firm’s Family Law team serving the community of Southampton. His expertise includes divorce and dissolution, private law children matters (including complex children proceedings and removal from jurisdiction cases), financial cases (including advising medium to...
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A very efficient and friendly service Made things easy to understand and were thorough in making things go smoothly I felt very comfortable working with my solicitor, would recommend their service

Eugenie Taylor

Irwin Mitchell     Southampton    

4.5 score
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52 reviews
Known for her ability to reduce conflict and facilitate calm and constructive discussions in her family law cases, Eugenie is a highly skilled family law solicitor with over 14 years’ experience. She prides herself on being able to offer exceptional legal expertise, as well as an understanding of family...
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Thanks for the support Professional service and clear guidance and information Really helpful and honest