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Ward and Rider Solicitors, Family Law Leicester

Based on the outskirts of Leicester City Centre, Ward and Rider have specialists in family law and divorce, equipped to help you cope with the emotional strain that going through a family dispute can cause.

Our lawyers put in the maximum effort and knowledge to get the case settled quickly, efficiently and with as little escalation of dispute as possible.

  • Divorce/Civil Partnership disputes - our expert lawyers are here to look after your interests and give guidance throughout the process.
  • Unmarried Couples - with different rights to married couples, we are able to offer advice to unmarried couples regarding children, finance and property, including drawing up living agreements and wills.
  • Parental Disputes - we are here to help you understand your legal rights as a parent in addition to assisting with Parental Responsibility Agreements and custody cases.

Divorce/Dissolution of Civil Partnership

The ending of any partnership or marriage can be an extremely trying and emotional time. At Ward and Rider we can assist you with matters of children, finance and property should your relationship end. Our view is to put your best interests first, and help you to recognise your rights when going through a divorce or dissolution of civil partnership.

Cohabitee Rights

Cohabitation refers to a couple who live together but without getting married or entering into a civil partnership. Here at Ward and Rider we can help you to understand the rights you have as a cohabitee if you should find yourself in an ‘unmarried dispute’. We can also help you implement agreements and other measures which allows cohabitees to set out guidelines in case the relationship should break down in the future.

Child Custody

Should your relationship breakdown, Ward and Rider is here to help guide you through the process and your entitlements as a parent/guardian. We recognise the importance of settling child custody cases as timely and efficiently as possible to minimise the disruption and impact upon the child. Our team of family lawyers can offer help in a variety of cases including child contact, shared custodies, child residency and father and child custodies.

All of our family law solicitors are members of Resolution who help to train lawyers to achieve resolutions to family disputes in a constructive way to ensure they are settled with minimal escalation. All of our solicitors look at each case objectively and with an open mind, we understand that no case is the same and likewise each case is approached uniquely with your individual desired outcome in mind.

Here at Ward and Rider, we pride ourselves on supporting our clients through every stage of their case, from the initial consultation through to the case closing, we will be with you each step of the way. Through regular communication we keep you up to date with the progress of your case and the steps to come so you can feel assured that we are doing everything we can for you.

Ward and Rider is an established Solicitors, even with 65 years in operation we ensure that we have fresh knowledge of the legal world so we can give you the best, up to date legal guidance. To speak to one of our friendly family lawyers, please call us on 0116 202 9686.

Ward and Rider Leicester Office

Imperial House
St. Nicholas Circle
Leicester
LE1 4LF

For more details, please see the Leicester office directions and map.