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Family & Divorce Solicitors

Our team of expert Sheffield based family and divorce solicitors specialise in all areas of family law. Our aim is to provide you with the best practical advice for you and your family. Whether you are seeking advice at the start of your relationship, or needing help because the relationship has broken down, we are here to support and guide you throughout. The family and divorce team is made up of two specialist solicitors, Lindsey Canning and Alison Gaddes.

Depending on whether you are married or cohabiting we can help guide you through the complexity of a relationship breakdown, from helping you organise arrangements for your children, to resolving financial issues that have arisen as a result of your separation.

If you are entering into a new relationship or marriage, we can offer advice about protecting your assets, securing arrangements for your future by entering into a cohabitation agreement, pre-nuptial, pre-regulation agreements, marital or partnership agreement.

If you are separating and intending to issuing divorce or civil partnership dissolution proceedings, we offer practical, sensible advice ensuring you receive the best outcome for you and your family.

If you are in a cohabiting relationship, we can guide you through your rights as a cohabitee and what rights you may have concerning your home or finances.

Family Team

Lindsey Canning

Alison Gaddes

Victoria Walker
Family Law Executive

Our Clients Say

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Helen Machin
Gary B
Mr R from Sheffield
Mr S from Derbyshire

"Alison Gaddes has handled my divorce efficiently and professionally whilst being sensitive to what has been a difficult time for me. She has explained all aspects of the legalities and kept me fully updated on the developments of my case at all times. I would have no hesitation in recommending her to anyone seeking legal representation."

Helen Machin

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Office Hours:
Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Sheffield Head Office
No1 Velocity
2 Tenter Street
S1 4BY
Tel: 0114 266 6660
Fax: 0114 267 1253
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DX: 10534 Sheffield 1


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