Our online service offers you a convenient and cost-effective way of having your Will prepared by an experienced solicitor. You will be assigned to one of our private client solicitors to discuss your requirements and ensure any wishes you have are discussed and provisions are made for your family, friends and loved ones. Your Will is drafted and is then sent to you via email or post for you to sign and witness.
Holmes Family Law specialises in all aspects of Family Law matters. We offer expert advice on divorce and separation, civil partnership dissolution, pre and post-nuptial agreements, children and financial issues, co-habitation including living agreements, child protection and social services involvement with your family. We also offer advice on wills, probate, lasting powers of attorney and elderly client advice.
We have established a long-standing reputation for quality, integrity and personal service. With the emphasis on teamwork, the talents and skills of our professionals complement each other enabling us to provide an efficient legal service in a friendly, approachable and sensitive manner. We pride ourselves on our open and innovative approach in providing clear and straight forward advice, taking the time to understand your needs and to work with you to find the right solution, providing a cost-effective, competitively priced service.
We offer a free no-obligation initial consulation to help you decide on the next steps you may wish to take.
We’re here to support you every step of the way. It is never too early to seek advice on any difficulties you may be facing. Exploring your options and understanding the legal processes involved does not commit you to taking any action until you are ready to do so. Contact Us in confidence to discuss your concerns, with no obligation.
We're available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year through our unique specilaist helpline.
If you need urgent advice, our friendly Team of professional Family Law solicitors are on-hand at a time that suits you. We're always available to answer any questions you may have, whether that's morning, noon or night. Call 0191 5009337 or 01670 707338 during office hours, or 0191 5009338 out of hours
Holmes Family Law are proud to support the local community and we're actively involved in local charity fundraising and sponsorship
As a local business, we're proud to be invovled in supporting local charities and community groups. We're also affiliated with Northumbria Police and offer discounted services for police personnel. We also offer the same discount for all blue light organisations. Contact Us today to find out more.
We're local to you, with offices in Whickham and Cramlington, covering the whole of the North-East of England.
Holmes Family Law are a local business based in the heart of the North-East. Whether it's a telephone, video call or face-to-face appointment you can be rest assured we're only around the corner. Our experienced and knowledgeable team can provide you with the right advice and support in all aspects of Family Law.
Family is at the heart of everything we do, and when it's important to you, it matters to us
Holmes Family Law are specialists in all aspects of family law. We know how important your family is to you, and we know there are situations that place a great deal of strain, stess and uncertainty on the ones you love the most. We're here to ensure you recieve the right advice from a caring and professional team.
We offer fully qualified Solicitors who have a broad experience in working with family cases.
Holmes Family Law offer a team of qualified solicitors, paralegals and support team to ensure we offer you a professional and first-rate service form beginning to end. All of our solicitors are members of Resolution and we're registered with the Solictor's Regulation Authority (Registration: 626519) ensuring you have complete peace of mind.
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"I would like to thank you for dealing with my mother’s estate which consisted of quite a sense of tenseness by certain parties. You brought everyone together in the end. Thanks for keeping us all calm and getting everything done, yours sincerely."N Holmes Family Law Client
"You will never know how much everything you have done for us means. The last year has been the worst year I have faced so far. Thank you for giving us our life back, I would never have done it without you! I appreciate your very hard work and support you have shown me. Thank you for your patience, advice and everything in-between. You are an inspiration. I am now rebuilding my life and it was a pleasure to have met you, lots of love."J, A, & M Holmes Family Law Client
"To all staff at Holmes Family Law, thank you for all your help and advice. You helped me through the most difficult time of my life and you gave me hope. Thanks once again"E Holmes Family Law Client
"Thanks you all once again for all kindness and professional help this past couple of years."C.H Holmes Family Law Client
"Thank you for everything. I couldn’t of got through the past year without you! Thanks again it was great to meet you."J Holmes Family Law Client
"Thank you very much for all the hard work you’ve done for my care. I believe it would’ve been very different without your involvement and you don’t know how much satisfaction you gave me to read my statements you prepared for my case!! It was a great pleasure to meet you, get to know you and I am lucky that such a respectable and knowledgeable person carried out the work for my case."H.L Holmes Family Law Client
"I could write a thousand words to tell you what you mean to me but that wouldn’t be enough. I can never show you how much your support and kindness has meant. I wouldn’t be the person I am now had it not been for you. Huge thanks and much love."L.M Holmes Family Law Client
"I would like to take this opportunity, now that I have had the time to process, just what you have given to my daughter and grandson. The work and support that you gave to my daughter has been life changing for us as a family and as a mother and grandmother I feel blessed that you were able to achieve peace of mind and a sense of emotional well-being for C and E that they both so richly deserve. I appreciate your high level of professionalism was a key factor in outcomes achieved and you walked with honour, character and integrity throughout. Thank You"KT Holmes Family Law Client
"Dear Helen, I wanted to express my deepest heartfelt thanks for all your help and hard work on my case. You’ve totally changed our future and made it a happy one here in Newcastle which my family and I will be forever grateful and hold you in high regard. I feel so happy that we can close the door on that part of our lives and move on to better things and in your words, we can 'go live our lives' Forever grateful."I & R Holmes Family Law Client
"To Cara, thank you so much for everything. For all your advice, kindness and understanding throughout the most difficult time. I could not have done it without your support. I am grateful to you and everyone at Holmes Family Law and feel so lucky I had people who really had myself and my sons best interests at heart. I honestly could never thank you all enough."Miss H Holmes Family Law Client
"You've been an absolute star through this process and you've made this difficult journey much easier now this has been settled. You made me feel so at ease, extremely safe/protected whilst I had to deal with (my former partner) and I was well represented. I am forever grateful for you taking your time with this case and helping me to protect not only my little girl but my whole family too. From the bottom of my heart, Thank you Cara."Miss L Holmes Family Law Client
“Thank you so much for helping us over these past 9 months. Honestly, we have never been happier and watching our son tonight is amazing even though he hasn’t a clue what has happened. The job you do is definitely the most important in the world, it means so much to everyone”Mr G Holmes Family Law Client
"Hi Cara - thank you for being so professional and I can see you care about what you do. I've felt really cared for and you and your team has made this a lot less stressful. I thank you for that. I wish you and the girls all the best."Mr J Holmes Family Law Client
"Dear Cara. I really wanted to write to you to say thank you again. I know I’ve said it on the phone but felt compelled to write; the compassion, professionalism, patience and guidance you’ve given us over the last few days has been outstanding. I know when I called I was distressed but you calmed me immediately, listened and were the first person that understood the plight and anguish we were going through. I have absolutely no doubt my daughter got her son back so quickly with the information you gave us. You will never know how much your words gave me the strength to push through and persist to get the right outcome. Thank you really doesn’t cover enough the strength you gave us but please accept my upmost gratitude. You are the best! Kind regards"Ms M Holmes Family Law Client
"Thank you so much for all your help. Although it has been a stressful process it has all been worth it and you have been a huge part in not just getting my daughter home but also my recovery."Ms S Holmes Family Law Client
"Helen, Just wanted to say thank you for all your help and support, patience and understanding. I well believe it was the strength and way you worded your letters that helped us reach an agreement, from bottom of my heart thankyou...I can finally breathe again"Ms G S Holmes Family Law Client
"Just wanted to thank you and Laura not sure I would be where I am right now without you two so a huge THANKYOU for everything. You were professional throughout and supportive at a time when I thought I was falling apart. Keep doing what you do because it's something really special!"JD Holmes Family Law Client
“Helen, I wanted to say that I massively appreciate all the help, advice and support you’ve given me over the last 6 months. I can’t tell you how grateful I am and [I am aware] of the further stress, worry and upset I would have experienced if I hadn’t had you there to guide me through a very stressful time in my life. I know you probably don’t think much of it but I’ll never forget what you have done and will make sure ‘X’ knows that our relationship will be in part down to you and your help. Thank you again”Anonymous Holmes Family Law Client
“I'm not sure how to thank you and your team enough for all your hard work and support over the last four years. All I can say is that you were all magnificent at all times, you really were”MP Holmes Family Law Client
“It’s been a pleasure and you were everything I was recommended"Anonymous Holmes Family Law Client
All of our solicitors are members of Resolution which requires its members to follow a Code of Practice in order to minimise the conflict between separating couples and resolve disputes in a dignified, respectful way. As expected, we're also registered and regulated by the Solictors Regulation Authority ensuring we adhere to minimum professional standards.
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