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If you are considering divorce or separation then it is important you seek legal advice at the earliest opportunity.

While divorce procedures are relatively straightforward in this country, attempting to navigate the potential obstacles to a smooth and painless divorce can be tricky where there are factors such as asset, complex finances or children to consider.

In this site we will attempt to answer some of the questions you may have about divorce in general as well as highlight factors which may present difficulties.

We are very easy to get in touch with. You can call us on 0800 246 5612 or you can use our contact form below in confidence to arrange an appointment with our Head of Divorce, Annette.

"Even though it was a very complicated divorce, Annette was very straightforward in her explanations, always making things clear." - L.F. Dorridge

Choosing The Right Divorce Solicitor

Though the divorce rate is currently running at its lowest in over 30 years, it is still an unhappy fact that there are 10 divorcing people per thousand of the married population.

Although many couples do make their marriage a success, sometimes a couple find that they can't continue to remain married. In this sometimes very difficult scenario, a couple will  choose separation and ultimately divorce.

Due, in no small part to recent courtroom dramas, the term “divorce” has become equated with bitter and unpleasant courtroom battles and lengthy legal disputes. In truth, given the proper legal guidance and with some willingness and expenditure of effort, divorce doesn't need such a traumatic experience. While it can be an emotional time for all involved parties, it can be nonetheless a relatively painless experience. This kind of outcome - one which is as pain-free as possible is definitely something we strive to achieve for our clients.

The key to an amicable divorce hinges upon finding the correct divorce lawyer and this is what allows partners to part whilst retaining dignity and respect for themselves and each other.

"Jennifer is absolutely brilliant. I would recommend her to anyone." - S.W. Birmingham

At Brendan Fleming Solicitors, we pride ourselves in our expertise of family law, one major facet of which is the handling of divorce and separation. Based in Birmingham, our practice extends over the entire Midlands area and further afield.

Should you decide to have us represent you, you can rest assured that, no matter your situation, you will be dealt with in a caring and empathetic manner by experienced solicitors working to achieve the best possible outcome for your case.

We understand that a divorce or a separation is far from the easiest episode in a person’s life and we are always sensitive to the feelings of our clients at such times. We will balance the benefits of any steps taken on your behalf against the likely costs involved, both financial and emotional.

Our divorce team is led by Annette Woodall, a member of Resolution, who has a wide range of expertise in all matters relating to family breakdown, particularly in respect of financial matters:

  • Divorce/judicial separation/annulment of marriage
  • Pensions
  • Business property
  • Child arrangements orders and financial provision disputes involving children
  • Advice for unmarried Couples
  • Pre-nuptial and separation deeds

No matter your circumstances, Annette and her team will do everything they can for you. You can call us on 0800 246 5612 or you can use our contact form below in confidence to arrange an appointment.

No matter your circumstances, Annette and her team will do everything they can for you. You can call us on 0800 246 5612 or you can use our contact form below in confidence to arrange an appointment.

It is very important when handling such a sensitive subject that you are comfortable with the solicitor you choose to represent you. We feel the simplest way to see if we would be right for you would be to schedule a meeting. Feel free to come in to see us and briefly discuss the situation you are in. Don’t be afraid to ask any questions you may have, especially regarding our experience in divorce settlements and in particular whether we feel we would be able to assist you in your case.

From our answers, we hope you will be able to determine if you think we would be the right fit for you.

There really are no hard and fast rules in determining who is best to represent you. It’s sometimes down to little more than how you feel about it - after all, we would hope you feel at ease with the team dealing with your case and that you "get on with" your team. We believe that you should feel we have your best interests at heart and will do our utmost for your circumstances, always being conscious also of the costs that are likely to be incurred.

Our divorce team is led by Annette Woodall, a member of Resolution (formerly the Solicitor’s Family Law Association), who has a wide experience in all matters relating to family breakdown.

Annette's particular specialism is acting in respect of financial matters. This includes dealing with high profile and high net financial claims, often involving substantial assets and pension issues. She has a firm and practical approach to achieving high levels of settlement and client satisfaction.

As a leading firm renowned for its children's proceedings you have the very best team behind to help with matters of children and finance in respect of your divorce.

"Annette and her team provided an excellent service throughout the process." - S.R. Worcs

About Brendan Fleming Solicitors

Brendan Fleming Solicitors is among the leading family firms across the nation.

We have forged a strong reputation built on our core values of dedication and commitment to getting the best possible outcome for our clients. Our firm is known to be a formidable force; one that you will be pleased to have fighting on your side.

At Brendan Fleming Solicitors, we pride ourselves in our expertise of family law, a major facet of which is the handling of divorce and separation. We are based in Birmingham, and our department extends over the West Midlands, Worcester, Wolverhampton, and Coventry areas.

No matter your circumstances, Annette and her team will do everything they can for you. You can call us on 0800 246 5612 or you can use our contact form below in confidence to arrange an appointment with Annette.

No matter your circumstances, Annette and her team will do everything they can for you. You can call us on 0800 246 5612 or you can use our contact form below in confidence to arrange an appointment with Annette.