Your Oxfordshire Family Law Experts

Offering specialist advice across a comprehensive range of family and child law matters, the dedicated family law team at Slade Legal is headed by one of the region’s most respected family lawyers with a legal background spanning more than 30 years.

Advising families across Oxfordshire.

From our offices in Abingdon, Didcot and Wallingford our compassionate experts serve clients throughout Oxfordshire and the Thames Valley.

Our scope of expertise is fully comprehensive and we offer advice on all of the following:

Divorce and Separation
With a clear understanding of all the procedures involved in your divorce or separation, you will be better placed to see where you are, and where you are going. To find out how we can help you with finances, child arrangements, deeds of separation and representing you in the family law court, read more…

Non-Traditional Parenting Arrangements
Whatever forms your parenting arrangements may take, we are here to provide practical, confidential and unbiased guidance and all the support you need to achieve what means everything to you. To learn how we can assist with matters such as grandparents’ rights, same sex marriages and surrogacy, read more…

Children
Our specialists focus on both the immediate and longer term needs of your children, minimising conflict and protecting your parental rights. Whether associated with a relationship breakdown or isolated, we can help with everything from parental responsibility and other child arrangements to child abduction and court representation. Read more…

Agreements and Arrangements
Our experts regularly draft a range of family agreements and arrangements with the aim of minimising uncertainty and the chances of disputes. These documents include parental responsibility arrangements, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements, cohabitation agreements and change of name deeds. Read more…

Court Representation
At Slade Legal we save our clients time and money by handling court representation ourselves. This also provides continuity of knowledge and greater reassurance. We can represent you at the Family Law Court on a number of matters, including cohabitation disputes, domestic violence and harassment, finances and divorce and child arrangements.

Mediation
When a dispute arises during a divorce or separation, or when you are seeking to make arrangements for your children, it is in everyone’s interests to make the process as amicable as possible. With guided, open communication courtesy of the expert help of the trained family mediators at Slade Legal, you will have an excellent chance to do just that. Read more…

Our promise on costs

Because we understand how the costs of dealing with a family or relationship issue can often prove stressful, we promise to be open about costs at all times, and to always focus on concluding your situation as swiftly as possible, so that long legal debates are avoided.

At your service

For confidential, personalised advice on any family or children matter please get in touch without delay. Our specialists are waiting to assist.

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