Divorce & Family Law Solicitors in Notting Hill
Our expert divorce and family law solicitors in Notting Hill can advise and represent you through the difficult course of a legal separation or divorce.
Our team have in-depth experience across all aspects of family law and will ensure that your rights and interests are protected throughout. We are friendly and approachable and we understand how hard the process can be. We will do everything we can to make the legal aspects of your separation or divorce as stress-free as possible.
We are particularly well-known for our expertise in complex and high-value financial matters as well as international divorce and LGBTQIA+ family law.
We offer a free one-hour initial consultation to discuss your needs and how we can help.
Our Notting Hill family lawyers can help with a full range of matters, including:
- Divorce and separation
- Children law
- Co-habitation legal advice
- Pre-nuptial agreements and post-nuptial agreements
- Adoption and fertility law
- LGBTQIA+ family law
- Domestic abuse
Avoid unnecessary conflict in divorce and family law
Wherever possible, we work to avoid conflict and unnecessary confrontation for our clients. Our team are skilled negotiators and we always try to achieve settlement without recourse to the courts. This is generally a quicker and more cost-effective way to reach a solution and means that the outcome will be one that you can agree to. In contrast, if you go to court, you could have an unwelcome decision imposed upon you.
Where necessary, mediation or collaborative law can be used to help you resolve issues without the need for litigation.
Find out more about how we remove conflict from divorce and family law for people in Notting Hill.
Flexible funding options to suit your circumstances
We understand that funding can be of concern during an unsettled time so we offer a range of flexible options to ensure that our legal services are accessible.
Find out more about our family law fees.
Book a free one-hour consultation with our family lawyers in Notting Hill, West London
Dealing with the end of a relationship can be daunting, with both practical and emotional challenges.
At Crisp & Co, our family law experts will guide you through the legal process, ensuring that the right framework is put in place for your future.
Our divorce solicitors in Notting Hill are experts across a full range of family law issues including:
- Divorce petitions
- Divorce finances
- Arrangements for children in divorce
- Separation & separation agreements
We have particular experience with:
- LGBTQI divorce & civil partnership dissolution
- International divorce
- High Net Worth divorce
- Military & army divorce
Find out more about our expertise with divorce law.
Parents’ primary concern is understandably for their children’s wellbeing. We can represent you in legal proceedings to ensure that your children’s best interests are put first and that your rights as a parent are protected.
Our child law solicitors in Notting Hill are experts in family issues including:
- Child residence & contact (formerly referred to as ‘child custody’)
- Child Arrangements Orders
- Child support & maintenance
- Parental responsibility
- Prohibited Steps Orders
Find out more about our expertise with child law.
Many couples cohabit, either long-term or prior to marriage or a civil partnership. Cohabitees do not have automatic rights to maintenance or a share of property or other assets.
If you are living with someone, you should consider making plans for the future, such as a cohabitation agreement. You should also ensure that any jointly owned property is held in the right way for your circumstances so that you retain the control you want over your share of it.
Our family lawyers in Notting Hill can advise cohabiting couples on issues including:
- Making a cohabitation agreement
- Buying property as an unmarried couple
- Separation for unmarried couples
Find out more about our expertise with cohabitation law.
Making a pre-nuptial agreement (‘pre-nup’) or post-nuptial agreement (‘post-nup’) is a sensible way to protect your future financial security and that of any children you have from a previous relationship.
While this type of agreement is not legally binding, if it is drawn up correctly and you and your spouse have taken independent legal advice before signing, the court is likely to take the agreement into account when making any decisions about your situation.
Our Notting Hill family lawyers can advise on:
Find out more about our expertise with pre-nups and post-nups.
There are many different ways to have a family. A solid legal foundation is essential to provide certainty for your children and to prevent difficulties arising in the future.
Our Notting Hill family lawyers are experts in matters including:
LGBTQIA+ individuals and couples experience all of the same family law issues as anyone else, as well as sometimes having to deal with more specialist issues affecting them and their communities. We are firm believers in equal rights and equal support for everyone, with a long history of helping LGBTQIA+ people with their family law needs.
Our family law solicitors in Notting Hill have expertise across all aspects of this sector of law, including in the following areas:
Find out more about our expertise with LBGTQIA+ family law.
Any type of domestic abuse can be damaging to you and your family. There is help and support available if you find yourself in an abusive situation. Our team can step in quickly to take action to protect you and your children. We are approachable and understanding and we will discuss the legal options available to keep you and your family safe.
Our Notting Hill family law solicitors can help with matters including:
Find out more about our expertise in supporting victims of domestic abuse.
How we remove conflict from divorce and family law for people in Notting Hill
Going through a divorce, separation or other family difficulty can feel overwhelming and emotions often run high. However, conflict is not inevitable and we have found over the years that working with our clients to resolve issues as amicably as possible offers many benefits.
For couples who have children, they are able to deal with each other on an ongoing basis in the best interests of the children. For those who need to separate their finances and property, working to find an acceptable solution without involving the court is generally quicker and more cost-effective.
Our family lawyers in Notting Hill are experts in alternative dispute resolution, including constructive negotiation, mediation and collaborative law. We can discuss with you the best option for your situation and work with you to resolve disagreements while still protecting your interests.
In the event that your case does need to go to court, we will ensure you have robust representation.
We will make sure we are available throughout to keep you updated as to progress and to answer any question you may have.
Free first appointment
Our family lawyers in Notting Hill offer a free first appointment which can be over the phone, via videoconferencing or in person. This is your chance to tell us what you need help with, ask any key questions you have and request an estimate of the likely fees involved.
Pay as you go
We charge an hourly rate dependent on the level of expertise required to give you the support you need. We will be happy to explain these rates and any other applicable costs (such as court fees) at your initial consultation.
Flexible payment options
We understand that during separation and divorce your financial situation may be uncertain. We therefore offer flexible payment options, including deferred fee agreements, where appropriate.
Find out more about our fees and paying for our service.
Book an appointment with our divorce and family law solicitors in Notting Hill, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
You can arrange an appointment to discuss your requirements or request a quote by calling us on 0203 857 9885 or using the enquiry form below to request a call back.
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