Divorce, separation & relationship breakdown

Divorce, separation & relationship breakdown

"[Neil Hobden is] highly regarded... fights assiduously for the interests of his clients."

Legal 500

Exceptional service from highly experienced and discreet family lawyers.

Shoosmiths' family law offering is focused on providing expert and discreet help to individuals experiencing relationship breakdown and divorce.

We know the breakdown of a relationship often means advice is needed swiftly on a range of matters including finances and any children. The issues can appear overwhelming to our clients but we are expert in helping them manage the process and the emotions involved.

The firm's expert lawyers will provide clear advice concerning your options and devise a strategy to meet your objectives. This will include a budget and timetable.

We aim to put you in control at what we know is a very difficult time.

We will explain the mechanics and timeline of a divorce or separation, advise you on arrangements for children, provide an informed assessment of the potential financial outcome and devise a strategy to meet your objectives.

Shoosmiths family team can help before a separation has taken place or any legal action begun. The firm can also assist in ongoing cases where negotiations have stalled or a second opinion is required.

Shoosmiths are expert in advising clients of high net worth. Our clients benefit from our having an in house Forensic Accountant.

Please contact Neil Hobden in the first instance.

He will provide initial diagnostic advice and decide with you which of our family law experts is most suitable for your case.