Our Services - Family Law Solicitors Liverpool
Our Solicitors are experienced in dealing with divorce and matrimonial finances and always ensure that clients’ cases are dealt with as amicably, constructively and cost-effectively as possible.
When a relationship breaks down between two parties, there is a need to resolve finances. Our solicitors are very experienced in dealing with financial claims when it comes to parties separating.
It can be difficult to make arrangements for when parents separate. Our expert family solicitors can assist at all stages, from advising you of your position and the most appropriate next steps for you.
It is now very common that people live together without getting married or forming a civil partnership and it therefore important that you understand your legal rights.
Care proceedings occur when the Local Authority raises concerns about the welfare of a child. In such circumstances, the Local Authority may consider an application to the court. Our team can help put you back in control.
Emergency Protection Procedures for Children
If the Local Authority/ Social Services believe a child to be in immediate danger, they can take a number of steps in order to protect the child in an emergency.
We provide guidance on making an application to adopt a child, opposing an adoption order, and advice for foster carers or prospective adopters when a placement order has been made.
Local Authority Involvement
Social Services have a duty to investigate where concerns have been expressed about the safety of a child. The Local Authority have a duty to intervene when they believe a child is at risk. We are here to help.
If you are caring for your grandchildren full time you may wish to consider applying for a legal order to formalise the arrangement. This could be obtained by way of a Child Arrangements ‘Live With’ Order.
Many parents wish to take their children abroad. Whilst the prospects of this are exciting, it is important that you are aware of and consider the legal implications of taking your child abroad.