Child contact/access solicitors

Our children law solicitors have extensive experience in dealing with any child access or child contact situation. In every child access matter the best interests of the child are always of the utmost importance and at Stephensons our specialist family solicitors endeavour to resolve any access, contact or visitation issues in a timely manner reducing any emotional strain to an absolute minimum. Speak to a member of the team on 0203 816 0548.

Should a dispute arise our solicitors have extensive experience in alternative dispute resolution methods such as mediation and collaborative law ensuring that court action is the last resort.

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Dispute over child contact

If an agreement regarding child access cannot be made and court representation is required Stephensons’ leading child contact solicitors have experience representing, children, parents and other family members alike. Any resulting contact order will then outline the type of contact granted including where the contact will take place and how often.

Our child access solicitors are recognised in the Legal 500 as leaders in the field of child care.

Areas of specialism

  • Mediation
  • Contact orders
  • Supervised child contact
  • Visiting contact
  • Reasonable contact
  • Defined contact
  • Staying contact
  • Indirect contact

We're widely accredited for our work - family law

  • Chambers
  • Legal 500

It is our business to deliver legal services that work for our clients, you can trust our specialists to take care of things on your behalf. Over the years our family law team has been recognised by industry awards and accredited for their excellence.

Memberships & accreditations

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It is our business to deliver legal services that work for our clients, and you can trust our specialists to take care of things on your behalf.

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The level of service that was provided was excellent and one which was professional, understanding and the most important for me was empathy. I myself am a very organised individual and like things done on time without delay, Stephensons understood this and respected what was important to me and for children.
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As an award-winning top 150 law firm, with over 450 staff based in offices across the country, you're never far from the advice you need.