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At Dicksons we appreciate that sadly family life does not always run smoothly, but we can help you through the difficult times.
The breakdown of a relationship can be one of the most stressful experiences in your life. You will undoubtedly be worried about the future.
Whether you are married, in a civil partnership, or living together it is important that you seek expert legal advice to guide you through such difficult times. Our dedicated and experienced family law team will assist you and will deal with you in a professional but sensitive manner.
We can help you no matter how big or small your issue may be and our services include (but are not limited to) help with:
Our objective is to deal with your issue in a friendly and straightforward way using plain English to ensure the best outcome for you and your family.
We have an experienced team dealing with all aspects of family law. Each matter is dealt with by an individual fee earner so that you will know who to contact. In addition we have the benefit of a Resolution Accredited specialist in Children Law.
We also offer a competitive fixed fee package so that you will know from the very start how much our services will cost you. 
We aim to tailor our services to meet your individual needs, whether that is you instructing us to guide you through the entirety of the matter and deal with it on your behalf, or simply to advise you on certain aspects.
If you would like to find out more about how our matrimonial and family experts can help you, contact us today for advice tailored to your needs and situation.
We also specialise in care proceedings. For more information on this, please view our Care Proceedings page here.


Rebecca Sykes is the Head of the Family Department

Please telephone 01782 26 24 24 for an appointment or alternatively email our team.


Following the Government changes in April 2013, the availability of Legal Aid was drastically reduced. Legal aid is now only available in very limited circumstances to fund family law issues and this applies to all solicitors firms. To check to see if you are eligible you would need to visit the website and access the eligibility calculator. This can be found at 

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Dicksons Solicitors offer a wide range of legal services with competitive fee structures tailored to your individual needs. Dicksons Solicitors also hold a contract with the Legal Aid Agency.

Please click on the services below for more information.