Divorce, separation and finances

“Efficient, professional and cost conscious. They clearly provide a good value service to the clients.”

Chambers UK A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession 2016
Blake Morgan's specialist Divorce Solicitors can help you with your divorce proceedings. Located in London, Oxford and Southampton, our Solicitors can assist with your case efficiently.

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Divorce can be straightforward if both parties agree that the marriage is over. Difficulties arise in resolving how and when to separate, where to live, and the arrangements for children and finances.

We offer a constructive and professional approach to divorce and will help progress matters as quickly as possible.  We will be happy to discuss anything that is unclear or answer any further questions you may have. .

Our experienced team can help with: 

Please download our Divorce and Separation Guide for full information and frequently asked questions.

“A very personal service, I felt I really mattered and wasn't just another divorcee. Excellent communication and attention to detail. Good forward planning. A tightly run team who all knew who I was.”

Mrs C Oxford

“Thank you, sincerely, for the efficiency and manner in which you have concluded my divorce proceedings. Your professionalism has made, what has been a naturally difficult time, much easier to bear.”

A Client 2013

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