Family Solicitors & Family Law Lawyers Sheffield, Leeds & York

The family law team at Lupton Fawcett is here to help you throughout this stressful process. Our specialist solicitors have expertise in dealing with a variety of family-related disputes and understand that each situation is different, with each individual requiring personal support and guidance.

If you require assistance with a divorce or want advice on a family dispute, contact Lupton Fawcett today – there are many ways to get in touch. You can either call us on 0333 323 5292send us an email or fill out the enquiry form on this page to let us know you would like to hear from us.

Our Services

We provide a range of services to help with a variety of family matters, including:

Members of Resolution

Lupton Fawcett is a proud member of Resolution, an organisation of family solicitors committed to ensuring divorce and family law disputes are resolved amicably and as constructive as possible. To do this, our team follows the Resolution Code of Practice, which aims to alleviate the stress and anxiety that can be involved in these cases.

This includes placing the individual or family at the centre of the case so a settlement is reached collaboratively and with our client’s needs in mind. We aim to settle cases through non-court dispute resolution processes, including mediation, collaborative practice and arbitration, which can often be a more cost-effective solution.

How Lupton Fawcett Can Help

The family team holds the prestigious Quality Mark for our practical and constructive legal advice – proof that our lawyers will provide you with a wealth of advice and support tailored to your case.

Our expert legal services will help you make seemingly complicated legal proceedings easier to understand, while our sensitive approach to the handling of cases offers reassurance that you have come to the right place. We are here to provide one-to-one support for you by listening to your needs, explaining all your options and working with you to achieve the best possible outcome.

Overall, we aim to set your mind at ease, help you focus on the important issues in your life, and make it easier to provide for your children in the future. To help you do this, we offer access to a range of accountants, independent financial advisers, banks and counsellors, so you can easily get back on your feet if a relationship should break down or if you are involved in a family dispute.

We also keep up to date with the most recent changes and developments in family law to ensure we stay ahead of the curve and can ensure our methods are at their pinnacle. To read about the latest developments, take a look at our blog.

How We Can Help With Costs

We are able to offer a number of different pricing options to help you cover our fees as we appreciate this can be an area of concern for clients involved in family disputes. As part of the process, we will fully explain our fees to you, helping you to make a decision on the best payment option for your particular circumstances. Alternative payment solutions available include fixed fees and staged payments. We are also able to refer you to a litigation loan provider.

For more information on costs, please get in touch with our family solicitors.

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Contact Us for Help

We provide advice on a wide range of family law matters to clients around Yorkshire from our offices in Leeds, York and Sheffield. For an initial discussion about a family dispute or divorce, get in touch with our family team today by calling 0333 323 5292, or by emailing us. Alternatively, fill in the form on this page, letting us know how we can help and one of our family lawyers will get back to you as soon as possible.

You can also keep up to date with the latest developments via our Blog posts

'Chris Burns – experienced, capable, easy to talk to, provides an all round specialised knowledge of family work.‘

Legal 500 2021

‘Andy Smith is a fantastic professional and takes pride in his work. He has helped provide guidance on numerous occasions on legal issues to clients of mine and has not engaged in work where it was not needed.‘

Legal 500 2021

Lupton Fawcett have a great team and they are always friendly and approachable which is not something that can be said for all legal firms. They are not pushy for work and give plenty of time to think about whether or not you wish to engage them as a firm.‘

Legal 500 2021

“I would like to thank you [Richard Buckley] for your honest and expert advice. Working with you has been invaluable to me in terms of understanding the legalities concerned with matrimonial matters. I would not hesitate to recommend you to others.”

Helen Stead

Many thanks for all your help (Richard Buckley) and professional guidance throughout this challenging process. I have found your advice and tact through my divorce very helpful providing a well balanced view on all matters and situations that occurred some of them unforeseen and you always helped me to reach the best decision possible. Good luck with everything in the future and I will recommend your services to anyone.

Andy North

Chris Burns and Alice Evans guided me through my separation and were able to provide extensive legal knowledge surrounding my financial entitlement to our joint assets. Alice was able to efficiently agree terms with my former partner and diligently meet my objectives. Alice then drafted a highly comprehensive separation deed to reflect this. Both were very attentive to me during the process and remained professional yet sympathetic throughout

Mr M

Chris Burns is an experienced dedicated family lawyer who practices a range of family and children work. He is an excellent practitioner and fights hard for his clients.

Legal 500 2019

The team is very committed to getting the very best outcome for its clients and has impressive legal knowledge.

Legal 500 2019

The practice is a quality, forward-thinking, medium-sized regional practice, which is very proficient and has great strength in depth.

Legal 500 2019

The team at Lupton Fawcett is exceptionally well led, adopting a professional yet highly family-centred approach. It actively promotes non-court-based solutions and collaborative approaches where possible, whilst still being realistic about when court is the only solution to move a situation forwards.

Legal 500 2019

Chris (Burns), I cannot thank you enough for everything you have done. Your firm is amazing. You and Sophie have been fantastic in dealing with my divorce and complex financial issues, as well as resolving the long term arrangements for my son. Your staff do what they are supposed to do. They do it with respect, professionalism, kindness and care at some of the most difficult times I have had to face. No words can tell you what this has meant to me. I will never be able to thank you enough.

Anon

The service we received was excellent and we were impressed by your professional and sympathetic approach. It was good to understand the processes involved in what was a complex case. In comparison to the responding solicitors, we were very impressed by the detail of your letters and the care in which you took to represent our concerns. Should the need arise in the future, we would have no hesitation in contacting you. Thank you once again for your guidance and support Richard (Buckley).

Mr and Mrs Davis

You have been outstanding on getting this total nightmare resolved! And I applaud you whole heartedly.

Casey Munday

"Not only do I think Chris Burns is a good solicitor, he was able to calm me down and reassure me when things got tough."

Chambers and Partners 2019

Lupton Fawcett’s Family team, in particular Richard Buckley, have consistently provided a service that was not only strong, balanced and responsive but also never lost sight of the deeply personal and emotional nature of my case.

Mr Shaw

Chris Burns was recommended to me by a business contact. He guided me through my divorce and helped me reach a financial settlement which I was satisfied with as well as the other party. Chris also provided a high level of service and always offered sensible and clear advice throughout the process

Mr G

I instructed Chris Burns to draw up a post nuptial agreement as I was undertaking a management buy out of my business. Chris provided clear, practical and pragmatic advice. He was assisted by Richard Buckley and together they were able to advise me about and draw up the Agreement and helped me reach my objective diligently and efficiently.

Steve Adams

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