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Divorce Solicitors in Bicester

The process of obtaining a divorce can be emotionally challenging and stressful, especially considering the practical aspects of divorce such as separation arrangements, living arrangements, child custody, and financial matters.

Our divorce solicitors in Bicester specialise in handling divorce cases involving complex legal assets, such as pension funds, multiple properties, offshore assets, and family businesses. With our extensive expertise, we are well-equipped to guide clients through these difficult matters, providing a personalised service that will help you find the right path through your separation.

We recognise that divorce is more than just a legal procedure; it's a life-altering event. Our team establishes close relationships with clients and maintains contact even after the divorce is finalised. Taking a friendly and compassionate approach, we prioritise building trust and are fully committed to achieving the best possible outcome for you, your family, and your children.

We also offer the unique benefit of an in-house trained and qualified counsellor to provide emotional support throughout the divorce process, at no extra charge. We are always available to listen and assist you, ensuring that you receive comprehensive care.

Our divorce solicitors in Bicester can help with:

Why choose Brethertons for divorce legal advice?

  • The team is top ranked by leading client guides Chambers & Partners and the Legal 500 for our Family law expertise.
  • Director of Legal Services Linda Jones is recognised as a Leading Individual and Senior Associate Josh Russell as a Rising Star in the field of Family law by the Legal 500.
  • Chambers & Partners recognises Linda as an Eminent Practitioner, with Partner Simon Craddock being individually ranked for his Family law expertise.
  • We work with litigation funding providers to cover the upfront cost of your divorce, so you do not need to worry about covering our fees while your case is ongoing.
  • Unlike any other law firm we know, we offer free counselling to all of our clients going through a divorce and separation from our trained in-house counsellor.
  • Our divorce law solicitors in Bicester work with clients all across the country and internationally, using a blend of videoconferencing, email and face-to-face meetings to provide an accessible, highly personal service.
  • We have many years of experience working with the most complex and high value separations.
  • Our divorce lawyers in Bicester treat every client with compassion.
  • Our divorce and separation experts establish close relationships with our clients.

Our divorce services

Divorce proceedings

Due to the recent introduction of ‘no fault divorce’, couples no longer have to attribute blame to one party in order to get a divorce. This means that, where both parties agree to the divorce, the general process of getting a divorce is now more straightforward.

Our specialist divorce solicitors in Bicester play a crucial role in divorce proceedings by providing legal expertise, guidance, and support throughout the entire process.

We can assist in preparing and filing the necessary paperwork, ensuring that there are not mistakes or delays which would otherwise result in the process dragging out for longer than anticipated.

Our divorce lawyers in Bicester offer valuable emotional support during this challenging time and our in-depth knowledge of family law and experience with similar cases ensures a smoother and more favourable outcome for our clients.

Division of finances

Our divorce solicitors in Bicester play a vital role in assisting with the division of finances in divorce proceedings, which can often prove to be a very contentious matter when disagreements arise.

We provide expert legal divorce advice, helping you to understand your rights and entitlements concerning the division of assets and financial resources. Our divorce lawyers in Bicester can gather and assess financial information, ensuring a comprehensive picture of the marital estate.

We negotiate on behalf of our clients to reach fair and amicable settlements, minimising conflict and stress. This can often be achieved through alternative dispute resolution and negotiation but, if necessary, we will represent our clients in court, advocating for a favourable financial outcome.

Our expertise ensures a smoother and more equitable resolution of financial matters.

Child law

During any divorce or separation, the court's paramount consideration is to protect the best interests of any children involved in the relationship, ensuring their well-being and stability during and after the divorce.

The law aims to promote positive co-parenting, allowing both parents to maintain a meaningful relationship with their children, unless there are compelling reasons for limiting contact. Our divorce solicitors in Bicester play a crucial role in advocating for the children's rights and facilitating fair and practical solutions.

Our solicitors in Bicester provide invaluable assistance with child law in relation to divorce proceedings. We ensure that children's best interests are at the forefront of decisions regarding custody and access arrangements.

We can also help parents understand their rights and responsibilities, guiding them through negotiations or court proceedings to achieve fair and workable custody agreements.

Our expertise ensures that children's rights are protected, and their well-being remains a priority during the challenging process of divorce.

International divorce

International relationships are now more commonplace than ever before. However, where an international aspect applies to a divorce, the situation can become much more complex.

Our solicitors in Bicester help our clients understand the applicable divorce laws and potential jurisdictional challenges of an international divorce, ensuring your rights are protected throughout the process.

We provide strategic advice on child custody arrangements, asset division, and financial matters, considering the implications of international treaties and conventions.  Our expertise and experience helps our clients achieve fair and favourable outcomes in a range of international divorce cases.

Divorce counselling

We understand that during a divorce, individual’s experience a wide array of emotions. To help our clients through such a difficult time, we have a qualified counsellor within our team to provide tailored support.

Our experienced and compassionate counsellor is well-versed in handling the emotional complexities associated with divorce, offering a safe and understanding space for clients to express their feelings, fears, and concerns.

They work closely with our legal team to ensure a holistic approach to divorce proceedings, taking care of both the legal and emotional aspects of the process.

With our in-house divorce counselling service, we strive to provide comprehensive emotional support to our clients, empowering them to make informed decisions while promoting emotional healing and growth.

Contact our divorce solicitors in Bicester

If you’d like to get in contact with one of our friendly professionals in Bicester, you can contact us by calling 01869 252161.

We would be happy to answer any initial queries you may have. Alternatively, you can fill in our enquiry form.

We also have offices in Rugby and Banbury.