Out of Court Settlements for Family disputes & Separation

There are many ways our family solicitors can help you reach a settlement out of court by negotiating on your behalf.

We would spend time with you to explain all the relevant background and also for us to understand what is important to you. We would then help you collate all of the necessary information and request that your former partner provides us with any necessary information and documents. For those going through a divorce, both parties are under a duty to provide full and honest details of their financial circumstances so that a settlement can be negotiated in full knowledge of the facts.

We can then advise you, listening to your priorities, on the potential outcomes and then enter into negotiations on your behalf.

The negotiations traditionally take place through a series of written correspondence and telephone calls but it can also include round table meetings, the use of mediators or private FDR Judges.

It is also possible to bring in professional advice from a range of experts, whether appointed jointly or by just by you. We regularly work with mortgage advisors, independent financial advisors, accountants to value businesses, pension actuaries and surveyors to value properties.

When going into negotiations it is very important that you take independent legal advice so you understand the issues that need to be considered and understand the implications of any settlement you are considering entering into.

The team of experienced family solicitors at Lupton Fawcett have helped many clients by providing robust, clear and practical advice and negotiating a settlement on their behalf.

Talk to the Family Law Specialists at Lupton Fawcett

Lupton Fawcett’s experienced team of Family Law Solicitors can help you find ways to keep Family disputes or separation proceedings out of the courts and settled amicably. To find the right solution to whatever challenges face your family or relationship. We are on hand to guide you throughout what can be difficult and complex decisions carefully.  To speak to a member of our team, contact us by phone today or fill out our enquiry form and we will be in touch.

Lupton Fawcett’s teams are leading family law specialists in Yorkshire and are based out of our office in Leeds, Sheffield and York.

We have spent over one hundred years using our legal skills to help you through difficult, complicated or emotional times.  Within every area of law, we put your interests first.

We provide a personalised service, with specialised expertise and extensive resources to ensure we are giving you the best solutions to your problems.

Our Family Lawyers act regularly for clients across the United Kingdom including Bradford, Birmingham, Hull, Liverpool, London, Manchester and Nottingham.

Call today or complete the enquiry form and we will get back in touch with you quickly.  We will always respond promptly, and we will be happy to help.

'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

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