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Tel: 01685 874629

Merthyr Tydfil

Tel: 01685 371153


Tel: 01495 222214

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Family and Matrimonial

Separating from a partner, getting divorced, resolving disputes over finances, property and children are amongst the most stressful and emotional life experiences.

Our family law team are specialists in their field and practice exclusively in family law. At a time when you need someone on your side let us help you to deal with your issues professionally, practically and sensitively.

Fees are always a concern and with this in mind we deal with our cases in a cost efficient way. Fees need not be a problem. We undertake legal aid cases subject to eligibility. Private paying clients have a range of fee structures to chose from.

Our team of expert lawyers will also help you deal with domestic violence issues, pre nuptial agreements, separation agreements, adoption and change of name issues.

Our family department works in close collaboration with our other lawyers in property, litigation, wills and probate.

Click here for more information on child care issues and adoption

Our Services

Pre-nuptial Agreements

  • Agreements drafted in suitable cases to predetermine the parties wishes in the event of a relationship breakdown.


  • Advice on dissolving the marriage
  • Issuing petitions
  • Negotiating financial and property settlements
  • Taking cases to trial
  • Resolving children issues


  • Married couples
  • Unmarried partners
  • Same sex couples

Helping with arrangements to live apart

  • Drafting separation agreements
  • Resolving financial and property issues
  • Dealing with children matters

Domestic Violence

  • Advice on injunctions and restraining orders
  • Issuing proceedings
  • Advice to cohabitees
  • Victims of stalking

Children (Public Law)

  • Advising on the powers of local authorities
  • Representing families in care proceedings
  • Applying for orders affecting children in care


  • Referral to expert mediation services

Inheritance Claims

  • Advice for those not adequately provided for in a will or under an intestacy


  • Advice on making provision for family members
  • Advice generally
  • Preparing Wills

Legal Aid

  • Advice on eligibility
  • Help on completing application forms

Department Contacts

  • Sara Green - Accredited Member - Law Society Children Panel and Member of Resolution
  • Owen Barton - Head of Department, Accredited Member - Law Society Children Panel and Solicitor
  • Rhodri Owen - Higher Courts Criminal and Civil Advocate
  • Lisa Shrimpton - Solicitor
  • Alexandra Jones - Solicitor
  • Lynne Barlow
  • Eileen Morgan
  • Sharon Hobden