Family Law Advice

It is an unfortunate fact of life that personal and family relationships break down. The implications can be complex and sometimes distressing. It is important to resolve problems as quickly, efficiently and effectively as possible.

WBW’s family law team enables clients from all walks of life to receive friendly, practical legal advice on all aspects of family law, providing free half hour initial interviews where possible.

We have a franchise with the Legal Aid Agency and, subject to our clients’ circumstances, can offer Legal Aid representation.

Our experienced team of lawyers can assist with all aspects of family related matters, including:


  • Division, transfer and/or sale of matrimonial property
  • Children matters including contact and living arrangements
  • Division and/or transfer of pensions
  • Cohabitation
  • Future financial arrangements


  • Living arrangements
  • Financial support
  • Contact (access)
  • Parental responsibility
  • Grandparents’ rights

Domestic Violence

  • Non-Molestation and Occupations orders
  • Immediate public funding cover subject to clients’ financial circumstances

Public law children matters

  • Child protection
  • Care and supervision orders
  • Adoption
  • Contact with children in care
  • Representation of children

Co-habitation rights and advice

Collaborative Practice & Mediation

Pre-Nuptial Arrangements

Civil Partnerships