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

21 Family Law Solicitors & Divorce Lawyers Near You

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Charlotte Beck

Slater Heelis     Greater Manchester    

4.9 score
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1494 reviews
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Described as “insightful, resolute and with exceptional client-care skills”, Charlotte is an accomplished family law solicitor, recognised in the 2024 edition of The Legal 500 as a ‘Next Generation Partner’. A Director in the firm’s Family team, she stands out for her tough negotiation skills in a wide spectrum...
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The support and legal advice I received was excellent Thank you for your steady and very capable handling of my case Very approachable, helpful and insightful
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Nastassia Burton

Stowe Family Law     North West    

4.5 score
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1747 reviews
Described by The Legal 500 as a “strong all-rounder” who “knows exactly how to achieve the best results for clients”, Nastassia is one of the firm’s rising stars, now reaching Partner level. She has a wealth of expertise and knowledge in all aspects of divorce and family law, advising...
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Committed to getting the best possible outcome for me Had huge confidence in the ability of everyone I came into contact with Very friendly clear precise information and guidance
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Kath Geere

Stephensons Solicitors     Wigan    

3.6 score
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144 reviews
With a 30 year legal career behind her, Kath has gained a reputation for family law excellence and is a Senior Associate at this well established law firm. Known for her outstanding contribution to the team and a favourite amongst clients, she handles a range of family law cases...
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Excellent service, dealt with really professionally Best solicitor around Great outcome

Mark Randall

Houghton Pigot & Co     Wigan    

4.3 score
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28 reviews
With a 30+ year legal career behind him, Mark deals with all family and cohabitation cases and has a long-running track record of success when resolving family disputes. He is regularly instructed in cases involving divorce, separation, financial issues arising from a relationship breakdown, cohabitee property disputes and children...
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Very professional Explained everything simply They have been excellent

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Rachel Jane Taylor

RJT Solicitors     Wigan    

4.7 score
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14 reviews
Dedicated to offering legal advice that will result in an amicable resolution where possible, Rachel brings with her a wealth of knowledge having specialised in family law for nearly 30 years. Founder of this forward thinking specialist practice serving the Wigan area, she is committed to providing a first-class...
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Absolutely fantastic service, she put so much work and effort in I would recommended them to anyone who have any family difficulties Expertise, professionalism, consistency and dedication

Gillian Lavelle

MBH Solicitors     Wigan    

4.3 score
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65 reviews
Starting her career as a legal secretary and rising up through the ranks as a solicitor and now Partner at the firm, Gillian has been practising in family law for over 13 years. She prides herself on offering a high quality and bespoke service to achieve the best possible...
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The knowledge/expertise of those who were advising me gave me peace of mind Very professional, good at listening and acting on your problems Quick to respond and keep you updated

Vicki McLynn

Slater Heelis     Greater Manchester    

4.9 score
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1494 reviews
Standing out in the field of family law with a career spanning over two decades, Vicki is an exceptional family solicitor and Partner at this widely regarded multidisciplinary law firm. Renowned for her expertise in complex cases, she provides advice and representation on divorce, separation, children matters, issues of...
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Responsive, considerate and very professional Very informative and helpful Highly recommended

Sharon Ferguson

HCB Solicitors     Wigan    

4.6 score
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102 reviews
Sharon has earned a reputation for being a down-to-earth and compassionate family solicitor in the Wigan area and has been specialising in family law for over 30 years, advising on a broad spectrum of family and matrimonial matters. A Director at this highly regarded law firm, she provides assistance...
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Couldn't have asked for a better service I will never forget your kindness and empathy Been by my side and guided me throughout

Nick Hall

Forster Dean     St Helens    

4.5 score
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32 reviews
Nick is an accomplished family law solicitor and has been providing high quality legal advice to individuals experiencing a relationship breakdown for over four decades. Head of the Private Client Team, he is committed to handling cases in a constructive and cost-effective way, and advises on all issues relating...
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Nick was professional throughout keeping me up to date Very knowledgeable and approachable and left me feeling at ease Nick Hall at Forester Dean gave me fantastic service

Angie Brown

Dootsons Solicitors     Leigh    

3.9 score
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41 reviews
Angie is Head of the firm's Family Team, a highly experienced family law expert, court advocate and family law mediator with a 20 year career practising exclusively in family law. Handling a range of cases, she offers advice and representation on divorce, financial disputes arising from a relationship breakdown,...
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Answer all your questions in an easy to understand way Friendly but know their stuff Would recommend these solicitors

Claire Jackson

Butcher & Barlow     Leigh    

4.4 score
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27 reviews
Admitted as a solicitor in 1999, Claire is a Partner and family law specialist with particular expertise on finances following a divorce or separation, particularly high-net-worth cases, as well as issues regarding children. Valued for her sensitive and sympathetic approach, Claire endeavours to resolve matters in a practical, constructive...
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Claire & her team have been amazing - five stars from me for this company 100% professional and would highly recommend Ensured that I understood the process

John Birtwell

Fieldings Porter     Bolton    

3.8 score
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79 reviews
Practising in family law for over 30 years, John is a leading family lawyer and divorce solicitor with an enviable reputation as a proactive and tough negotiator. Head of the Family Team, his work encompasses a range of matters including divorce and dissolution of civil partnerships, judicial separation, child...
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Brilliant service for family law Good solicitors Staff were warm and friendly and put you at ease

Isabel Freudenberger

Joe Egan Solicitors     Bolton    

4.2 score
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49 reviews
One of the firm’s Directors and a highly skilled family solicitor, Isabel has been practising in family law matters for over 26 years and is particularly sought after for her expertise in children cases. A member of The Law Society's Children Law Accreditation Scheme, she is able to provide...
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Professional and highly recommended Make you feel at ease They are so professional and caring
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Jane Davison

KBL Solicitors     Bolton    

4.6 score
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100 reviews
Offering her clients a legal service with a personal touch, Jane is an exceptionally diligent solicitor who aims to keep the legalities of a relationship breakdown as straightforward and amicable as possible. With a career spanning 20 years and now Head of Divorce & Family Law at this reputable...
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Professional throughout Polite & efficient The team were extremely efficient
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Victoria Melling

VM Family Law     Bolton    

5.0 score
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60 reviews
Co-founder and Director of this specialist family law firm, Victoria brings over 24 years of expertise and knowledge to her role. Practising exclusively in family law for the entirety of her career, she advises on the full spectrum of family matters involving divorce, judicial separation, dissolution of civil partnerships,...
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They were patient, kind and offered excellent advice Thank you to Victoria and her office team for guiding me though my divorce Professional, efficient, knowledgeable and has great inter-personal skills

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Amanda Connor

Russell & Russell     Bolton    

3.6 score
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115 reviews
With a reputation for providing excellent client care and a solution based ethos, Amanda has been offering honest, practical family law advice for over 30 years. One of the longest serving members of the firm, she handles a range of family and matrimonial matters with particular expertise in cases...
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Always a good experience Highly recommend Russell & Russell A great professional solicitor

Catherine Woolley

AFG LAW     Bolton    

4.1 score
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55 reviews
Director and joint Head of the Family team, Cath is a highly capable and knowledgeable family lawyer who prides herself on her reassuring and empathetic manner when dealing with clients. She has over 20 years' experience in family law, with a particular specialism in matters relating to children. A...
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Excellent service, professional & highly recommended company I was always kept up to date through to completion, in a timely manner

Claire Roberts

Brighouse Wolff     Skelmersdale    

4.2 score
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6 reviews
Qualifying as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 1999, Claire is a well-respected and longstanding member of this reputable firm. She accepts instructions in all areas of family law, including divorce, separation, financial disputes, injunctions and children matters. She is also able to advise in...
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Ron Pundick

Rothwell & Evans     Swinton    

4.1 score
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36 reviews
A Director at this reputable law firm supporting clients in the Wigan area, Ron’s accumulated wealth of knowledge gained over 30 years in practice allows him to oversee all types of family law matters, including divorce and separation, financial issues and matters relating to children. He is a dedicated...
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Samantha Cole

Cyril Morris Arkwright     Bolton    

4.3 score
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55 reviews
Dedicated to offering exceptional client care and honest, practical advice to individuals following a family breakdown, Samantha is a Partner and Head of the Family Department at this reputable law firm. Her practice involves a range of family law matters with specific expertise in private and public law cases...
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Great friendly people and very helpful Reliable, understanding and non-judgmental firm Listen to your concerns