Our family team are experienced, enthusiastic and sympathetic and will guide you through the trauma of all aspects of family breakdown. Our family team can assist you from a straight-forward to a complicated divorce and fixed fees are available. We can also advise you as to the requirements for Pre-Nuptial agreements” and the ramifications of recent court decisions in this ever-changing world
Our family team have accredited experts in aspects of family law including domestic abuse. Their specialist knowledge, particularly in this area will be used to assist you in all aspects of family breakdown and the ramifications for you and your family. Hattens also offer a family mediation service that can assist you as an alternative to Court proceedings which can often be a better option for you and your family
We have members of the Children Panel in our Family Team. We can assist you in finding a legal solution that focuses on your children and what is best for you and them. Where the Local Authority become involved with your family life we can assist you to deal with them and both pre and post court proceedings, where necessary. We act for parents, grandparents and other family members where the need arises.
We have an experienced team of specialist solicitors who are on hand to help you with preparing your will, dealing with the loss of a loved one and planning for the future.
Why choose Hattens
Our staff are friendly & approachable
The advice given will be explained without legal jargon
Our clients best interest comes first
We have been serving the local community for over 100 years
Mediation allows couples who are separating to agree solutions for their family rather than decisions imposed upon them by a Court. It is usually quicker and cheaper than Court proceedings and allows you to remain in control of your future and those of your family. It can be used for all aspects of relationship breakdown from discussing possible divorce proceedings to arrangements for the children.