About Us-Family Legal Divorce and Family Solicitors

Family Legal Solicitors are specialist Divorce, Family Law and Private Client solicitors based in Cheshire.

We are a top Legal 500 practice, and winner of the Lawyer monthly magazine Family Law Firm of the Year UK 2015.

So what does this mean for you, and why should you choose to work with us?

By working with Family Legal Solicitors you can rest assured that you are getting independently vetted, quality advice delivered to you in a way that suits you. We don't work from city centre offices by choice. By keeping our overheads down in this way we can pass on the savings to you, the client, meaning that you get excellent advice without the hefty city centre price tag.

We can accept instructions from you via telephone, Skype, face time or email, as well as in traditional face to face meetings, so distance is not an issue. As a result we frequently act for clients throughout England and Wales and abroad. Whatever your family law circumstances we can help you.

Family Life doesn't always go according to plan and the chances are at some stage you will need help from a family law solicitor. Family Law problems and legal matters can affect anyone, so whether you're a well known celebrity, a stay at home mum or a dad trying to get contact with your children, or trying to protect your assets for your loved ones in the event of your death of incapacity, you can be assured that here at Family Legal Solicitors you will get not only specialist family legal knowledge from an experienced solicitor, but a high level of personal service delivered in a way that suits you.

We believe selecting the right family law solicitor is crucial and that is why we are able to provide all clients with a low cost initial advice consultation from as little as £120 (incl of vat).

Find out where you stand, and get to meet and discuss matters with a family solicitor from just £120

Family Legal Solicitors, Ivy House Wheelock Street Middlewich Cheshire CW10 9AB

Family Legal Solicitors, Ivy House Wheelock Street Middlewich Cheshire CW10 9AB

Our Office

Based in the heart of Cheshire our head office is located in the market town of Middlewich

  • Ivy House is a beautiful Georgian Building. It started it's existence as a grand family home and has long routes in the local Middlewich community having formerly been home to a Vets and Doctors Surgery.
  • Ivy house has been recently restored and renovated by our principal solicitor, and offers our clients a quiet, comfortable and central location to meet with us.
  • We operate an open door policy and are happy for clients to pop in to see us.If you have a legal issue please feel free to contact us. If you require expertise outside of our specialism we will always do our best to put you in touch with a suitable local expert.
  • Middlewich is just off junction 18 of the M6 and is in the centre of Cheshire. Being centrally located in Middlewich means that we are within a 30 minute drive of local cities Manchester and Chester.
  • There is free parking at the office and on the main street

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Our Team


Principal Solicitor Julia Brown

Family Legal Solicitors was set up by its Principal Solicitor, Julia Brown in 2011 with the aim of offering a much more bespoke and personal service to its private clients.

Julia is a qualified solicitor who has worked in legal practice for over sixteen years. She has substantial experience of dealing with a wide breadth of legal matters, but has focused on private client family matters for the last eleven years.

Julia has an excellent reputation for providing practical and commercial advice in a caring and sensitive manner, helping clients to achieve fair divorce settlements in a cost effective manner and is fast becoming known as the "go to" family lawyer in Cheshire.

Julia has substantial experience of advising and assisting clients in relation to a broad spectrum of family law matters and as an accredited specialist member of Resolution is committed to helping parties to achieve where possible a resolution to their affairs in a non-adversarial and amicable fashion. If cases cannot be settled Julia will progress your case through court rigorously and conducts most of her own court advocacy. Where needed she has access to expert family barristers and other professional at her finger tips, meaning that her clients have the benefit of access to a wide net of expert assistance.

She has vast experience in all areas of family law and can assist clients with the financial aspects of divorce, the arrangements for children following the breakdown of a relationship, as well as, disputes arising from the breakdown of relationships between unmarried people. Increasingly, Julia is also instructed by clients wishing to help preserve their assets by way of Pre-nuptial or Living Together agreements. She also routinely assists clients with wills, Lasting powers of attorney and changes of name.

Julia offers a caring and sensitive approach to the resolution of family law cases and prides herself on offering a bespoke and personal service to her clients, many of whom remain in contact after their case concludes, and become friends. The vast majority of Julia's new clients come to her through personal recommendation, and she frequently receives referrals and acts for other solicitors, barristers and mediators.

Call us now on 01606 841273 or 01492 701300 to see how we can help you.


Olivia Grace Brown -- Private Client Paralegal

Olivia joined us here at Family Legal in 2016. She is presently undertaking her training as a Legal Apprenticeship with a view to qualifying as a solicitor. She is a qualified Private Client Paralegal who has a partricular passion and interest in the world of Wills, Powers of Attorney and is a keen advocate and supoorter of the National Free Wills Scheme.

Olivia also assists Julia within the family law and private client department with all aspects of family law cases and frequently attends court with clients and counsel..


Gill Gaskell -- Legal Secretary/ Assistant to Julia Brown

Gill has extensive experience of working in the legal sector.

Gill assists the lawyers in the practice with all elements of the work.

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