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  • Collaborative Law

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Collaborative Law

Face to Face Negotiations

The collaborative family law process is a new way of dealing with family disputes. Each person appoints their own solicitor but instead of conducting negotiations between you and your partner by letter or phone, you and your respective solicitors all meet together to work things out face to face.

Each of you will have your solicitor by your side throughout the process and so you will have our support and legal advice as you go.

Helping you find the best solutions

As Collaborative Lawyers we would sign an agreement with you that disqualifies us from representing you in court if the collaborative process breaks down. That means we are absolutely committed to helping you find the best solutions by agreement, rather than through conflict.

Sometimes only a couple of meetings are needed, on other occasions four or five. These meetings follow agendas set by you and your former partner.

Once an agreement is reached, we will put it into effect. The divorce can be finalised and a Consent Order sent to the court for approval.

Call us on 01457 859 123 for further information and to book an appointment.

Testimonials


  • "I worried about sharing my issues with anyone but found it easy to talk to and listen to anyone and everyone who helped"


  • "Kirsten has always given me her all. Thank you!!!"


  • "If anyone I know needs a solicitor – I would most definitely recommend Angela Thorp/Bakers"


  • "Tony Dales was really impressive. I never felt like I was dealing with you for the first time. My case was dealt with proper care and passion. I would definitely recommend Bakers Solicitors as I was very impressed"


  • "First class professional service. I would recommend you and would like to thank Kirsten Collings for her excellent job of representing me."


  • "All the staff at Bakers Solicitors are kind, courteous, proficient and knowledgeable. I wouldn’t think twice of having them represent me or my family or friends"


  • "Just like to thank all who worked on my case and Ian for instructing excellent counsel"


  • "On behalf of the FCA's.. I would like to say how impressed they are with you..the calmness which you bring to the case and also how informed you are on particularly complicated issues from a legal perspective"


  • "It's all thanks to David. I never thought I'd see the day I had my little girl living with me again and I owe my now happy life to him"


  • "I had been told I had little chance of winning my case but David had his own views on this. It was a long case but we won...David knows his stuff and is dedicated to his case and clients"


  • "Callum Morris gave me his all and fought my corner all the way. He put me at ease throughout the Police investigation and made me feel like I was not alone. I want to thank Callum for all his hard work and would definitely recommend him if you find yourself, for any reason at the Police Station under investigation"

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