Divorce during lockdown: is now the right time?
Head of Family, Kirpal Bidmead, provides guidance to married couples who may be considering their options for divorce as the UK enters an extended lockdown.Read more
With clear and practical advice, we will support you to try and reach a child-focused solution with your former partner.
We will always put your children first, seeking to pre-empt and prevent future problems.
Where appropriate, we will recommend and work with other professionals who can offer emotional support and guidance for both you and your children.
Our family solicitors regularly advise and assist parents and grandparents with negotiating child arrangements.
We address parental responsibility issues, practical problems regarding handovers and direct or indirect contact; as well as specific disputes relating to a child’s name, their education and holiday permissions.
We have significant experience in more complex cases regarding relocation overseas, successfully representing parents who seek to move abroad and those trying to prevent relocation.
However, if court intervention is necessary, we have a wealth of experience in representing parents and grandparents in family courts throughout the UK.
“Kirpal Bidmead heads the team and is an outstanding children solicitor. She manages expectations with a calmness that inspires absolute confidence in her.”
“Flint Bishop fields a ‘strong team of very senior and capable solicitors’. The practice is geared towards representing high-net-worth clients, handling complicated financial issues and matters involving arrangements for children. Department head Kirpal Bidmead is an ‘outstanding children solicitor’, and her team regularly handles cases involving a cross-border element, including jurisdictions such as China, Hong Kong and Dubai.”
“Words cannot express how much help and support Kirpal has been to me over the last five years. I just wished I had approached her and Flint Bishop when I first needed the advice and representation, not coming to you so many years later when things went awry. Kirpal has been truly wonderful and I thank her from the bottom of my heart.”
Mark from Australia
“Kirpal Bidmead specialises in protecting the interests of high net worth clients handling cases involving complex financial issues and also arrangements for the children of the family. She has a talent for locating assets that have not been voluntarily disclosed and forensically analysing accounts and financial statements. These assets have included properties, bank accounts, trusts and on one memorable occasion, a racehorse.”
“A highly knowledgeable, experienced and exceptionally customer-orientated family law team, specialising in wealth preservation with an aim to empower clients to make informed decisions.”
For more information and advice on child arrangements, please contact us on 01332 226 174 or complete the form below.
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