hold a Legal Aid Franchise and a Legal Aid Family
Franchise. This means that we are accredited and regularly
audited by the Legal Services Commission for quality
Our Legal Aid
Franchise is effectively a badge of quality awarded
by the Legal Services Commission that our office procedures,
checked by them annually, operate to high standards.
We have had this since 1977.
of the Law Society's Family Panel is an accreditation
in all matters of Family Law and we have held this
since January 199 when the panel was first opened.
of the Law Society's Children's Panel is a recognition
by our professional body after proper examination
that we have specialist status in matters affecting
children. We have held this since the practice was
We are also
a member of the Solicitors Family Law Association
which is committed to the resolution of family disputes
as amicably as possible.