Plymouth Family Law Solicitors

We realise that any situation regarding a family breakup is an incredibly difficult time for all people involved. The practical and emotional aspects of such a breakup can be especially difficult for children and our family law experts will do all in their power to ensure at least the legal process is as smooth as possible and ultimately attain a solution that is as amicable as possible for all concerned.

If you’d like any information appertaining to family law advice or post-nuptial agreements from our Plymouth solicitors, please contact us at your convenience. Our ultimate aim when providing legal solutions to families in Plymouth and across the UK is too make this difficult process as stress free and as cost effective as it possibly can be. When there is a family breakup, we are there to help.

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Our family law services

Our family law solicitors aim to achieve swift, sensible, cost effective and, wherever possible, amicable solutions in all areas of family law. We provide advice for families on:

Divorce or dissolution

Provision for the care of the children of the family

Financial arrangements


Separation agreements

Co-habitation/Living together

Pre-nuptial agreements

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Our approach to family law

Resolution Code of ConductWithin our team we have specialists accredited by Resolution, an organisation believing in a constructive, non-confrontational approach to family law matters. Resolution members follow a Code of Practice that promotes negotiation and agreement and considers the needs of the whole family, in particular the best interests of children, following a marriage break up.  Click here to download a copy of the Code of Practice or on the Resolution logos below to find out more about Resolution.

We also have Law Society accredited specialists in Children Law.  Accredited members must prove that they have and will maintain a high level of knowledge, skills, experience and practice in the area of children law and the representation of children. You can find out more by clicking here.

Below some of our family law solicitors talk about their approach to clients and their concerns for their families following separation.

Free Initial Consultation from our Plymouth Family Law Experts

Gard & Co. provide potential clients with a free initial consultation before we proceed with any legal work appertaining to their own personal situation. We offer this service to enable clients to assess their legal options and give them the chance to ascertain whether the team at Gard & Co. are exactly what they are looking for in terms of knowledge, approachability and expertise from their divorce solicitors.

This initial consultation also gives our team the opportunity to get to know the client and their current domestic circumstances, we can then present the client with a recommended course of legal action. This free initial consultation is completely without obligation and is intended to provide both the client and our Plymouth solicitors with a complete overview.

Why Instruct Our Family Law Solicitors?

Here at Gard & Co. we have a wealth of experience in family law and can provide advice for families on: divorce or dissolution, provision of care for children, financial arrangements, pensions advice, separation agreements, co-habitation, pre-nuptial agreements, post-nuptial agreements and more. Please see the drop-down menu on this page for links to specific pages. Our experience in all of these areas make us the ideal people to turn to in the event of a family breakdown.

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Speak To Our Family Law Team Today:

For more information about our family law services or to arrange a free initial consultation please contact RachelAmanda, or Catherine  on Plymouth 01752 668246 or send an email by clicking here.

Family Law Team

Rachel ShohethAmanda LyonsCatherine Wadland

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