Platt & Fishwick have a dedicated Family Law Department. We offer a sympathetic approach to all family problems and we appreciate that, be it a marriage breakdown or issues relating to children, your matter needs to be handled in a careful and sensitive way.
Our Family Department lawyers have a wealth of experience. We can deal with all areas of family law such as divorce, separation, domestic violence, co-habitee disputes, separation agreements, financial matters, residence/contact disputes, care proceedings and adoption.
We are members of "Resolution" and will aim to deal with disputes in a fair and conciliatory way whilst still maintaining our client’s best interests. We offer a professional service and our dedicated, approachable lawyers endeavour to achieve the best outcome for each individual client.
During your initial consultation we can also assess your eligibility for public funding (i.e. legal aid). In the event that you are not eligible, you will find our private rates competitive.
Our Family Law department predominantly operate from our Wigan branch on King Street, however, we do offer appointments at our Standish branch by arrangement.