Legal proceedings about the welfare of children can be complex and sensitive, and we fully appreciate that child matters are of the utmost importance and need to be dealt with quickly and discreetly.
We have considerable experience in assisting with:
We advise not only parents and grandparents but also Special Guardians and other persons with Parental Responsibility.
Please note we do not deal with care proceedings or issues pertaining to potential care proceedings. If you would like to speak to a Family Law advisor about your matter please contact us today.
I intend to loan a substantial sum of money to a relative. Will an oral agreement to pay the sum back be enough?
Do you have a son or daughter over the age of 17 living with you?
Why do you have to re-register the birth of your child?
Why Divorce takes so long
I do not know the whereabouts of my estranged spouse. Can I still get divorced?
Maintenance of children over 18
Accumulation and Maintenance Trusts: coming to an end
Making and Removing Parental Responsibility
Can I extend the time to file and serve my defence?
Family Law - When engaging Lisa it was a time when I needed assistance to round everything up and drive the process through. I found the way she approached the task was friendly and had empathy which is a rare quality. I would also say that Lisa was always on the ball and at every step gave me good advice with examples to refer to, which helped in dealing with sensitive issues as a task. I find her approachable, personable, confident in her ability to close out to the benefit of the client.
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