• As one of Kent’s leading family law teams, we are experienced in providing expert legal advice during stressful life events such as on the breakdown of a marriage. 

    The impact of separation and divorce will affect the rest of your life and therefore it is important that you obtain the right legal advice. Our trusted family lawyers can advise you on the options available to you, ensuring that on any divorce or separation matters are dealt with as sensitively and efficiently as possible.

    We are mindful of the impact a divorce may have upon an individual as well as on the family and therefore our approach is sensitive and practical, and where possible, we help our clients to resolve their disputes by agreement, without going to court.

    Why choose Brachers?

    Our family law team are accredited by independent legal guides Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500, being ranked as a leading provider of family law services. The team were again successful in the eprivateclient Top Family Law rankings for 2019, which identifies top firms across the country for their family law services. All our solicitors are also members of Resolution, the national family law group, whose members are committed to resolving disputes without unnecessary acrimony.

    Are you considering separation or divorce and need advice?

    Couples may separate without commencing divorce proceedings and may simply wish to know the effects of separation and the options available to them, such as a separation agreement. Our team of solicitors offer practical and supportive advice to enable you to decide which route is most suitable for you and your family.

    If you decide that you do wish to divorce, we will guide you through the steps involved in the divorce process and keep you fully informed throughout the proceedings. At such a time you will benefit from the objective advice of experienced professionals who can look after your interests and who will ensure that all matters have been covered, including your rights concerning any children and property.

    Has your spouse issued a divorce petition?

    If your spouse has spoken to you about their intention to separate or has issued a divorce petition to the court, we can provide advice on how best to respond and the options that are available to you. This can be a worrying and unsettling time and our lawyers will not only provide the legal expertise you need but our personable approach shall help you to understand your unique situation to ensure you feel in control of your future.

    Fixed fee divorce package

    With our transparent fixed fee packages, you need not worry about how much a divorce will cost you in fees. If you are worried about hidden costs or expensive solicitor’s bills and you want to retain control of the process but still have access to an experienced lawyer, our specialist team shall be ready to assist you.

    Initial one-hour advisory meeting – £150 plus VAT.

    Fixed fee divorce package (for the individual issuing the divorce proceedings) – £850 plus VAT, plus any court fees.

    Fixed fee divorce package (for when your spouse has chosen to issue divorce proceedings) – £350 plus VAT.

    You will work with your own legal advisor from start to finish, and there’s no need to go to court. Our team shall discuss with you whether there are any financial or children matters to resolve, as these would need to be dealt with separately from the fixed fee arrangement.

    Get in touch today for expert divorce advice

    Our divorce solicitors are based in Maidstone and Canterbury and are ready to help with any legal advice you may require so please get in touch today. Contact our family law team to discuss your situation and the options that are available to you. Our solicitors are known for their personal approach to every case and will provide advice to ensure the best outcome for you and your family.

    Simply contact us on 01622 690691, email us, or use our online tool to start your enquiry, and we can set up a consultation at a time that’s convenient for you.

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  • Superb family law practice tackling substantial matrimonial finance cases, providing expertise on complex commercial, agricultural and trust structures. Possesses further expertise in handling complex Children Act matters.

    Chambers & Partners
  • A firm that has taken a leading interest in ADR by way of seminars and hosting events for other firms.

    The Legal 500
  • It is not unique, but it is exceptional by reference to other firms in Kent: excellent legal knowledge transferred between the fee-earners in the firm and an eagerness to promote knowledge and experience.

    The Legal 500
  • Brachers’ family team is outstanding. They provide a first-rate, polished service. Their approach to litigation is tactical and clever in the context of an approachable, personable relationship with clients.

    The Legal 500
  • “Both the quality of work and level of commitment are incredibly consistent,” one source notes, adding that members of the team are “friendly, approachable and experienced in their field”.

    Chambers & Partners
  • The team brings just the right mix of empathy and professionalism to their dealings with clients.

    Chambers & Partners