Divorce solicitors

Our specialist divorce solicitors are hear to advise and assist if you are considering a divorce. Divorce can be a stressful time for everyone involved but it is often necessary to enable both parties to have a happier future. If you are contemplating divorce proceedings and want to find out what will be involved or if you are on the receiving end of a divorce contact our specialist solicitors on 0175 321 6399.

In a bid to minimise the financial strain of divorce proceedings Stephensons have developed a fixed fee divorce package.

If you are considering bringing an end to your civil partnership then we are able to act in the dissolution of it. The Procedure is largely the same as for divorce save that adultery is not available as a ground for the dissolution of the partnership.

In addition you may need emotional support and we can suggest organisations and/or individuals who can provide the support you need at this traumatic time. 

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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.

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Family reorder

  • Victoria Gethin
  • Mike Devlin
  • ​Karen Atkins
  • ​​Gwyneth John
  • Victoria Melling
  • ​Andrew Mountain
  • Amanda Rimmer
  • Donna Roberts
  • Lauren Day
  • ​Tim Galbraith
  • Kath Geere
  • ​Nicola McDaid
  • Jackie Price
  • Ceri Thomas
  • Gillian Tuck​
  • Anna White
  • Laura Simmons
  • Lauren Evans
  • ​Hanna Fayle
  • ​Catherine Gaskell
  • Therasa Kenny
  • Kay Leonard
  • Claire Pilling

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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.

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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.