Family solicitors in Leeds

We take the time to understand what you are going through and know how to help you and your family.

Dealing with the complex and unusual is our normal. Our Leeds divorce lawyers have a national reputation for their technical expertise, solution-focused approach and outstanding client service. 

Our Leeds team is led by “one of the foremost family lawyers in the country” and “the go to man for divorce in Yorkshire”, Philip Way.  Described by clients as caring and empathetic, Philip is internationally known for his expertise on pensions on divorce and was part of the award-winning team who wrote the ground-breaking guide to the treatment of pensions on divorce.   

Working alongside Philip is a “force of nature” Claudia Gilham who is highly respected for her work with children cases and has a strong reputation for her skill in understanding and dealing with cases involving domestic abuse allegations and emotional harm. Nicola Criscione and Ellen Wilkinson completes the team.  

Our nationally renowned Leeds family lawyers get to understand you and the issues you face. They have helped clients resolve a wide variety of family law problems:  

  • Arrangements for children  

  • Businesses on divorce or separation 

  • Cohabitation  

  • Divorce and separation 

  • International family law issues 

  • Pension sharing 

  • Surrogacy and fertility law 

  • Trusts on divorce or separation 

  • Wealth protection including pre-nups 

Our team work with clients from a wide variety of backgrounds:  

  • Business owners, entrepreneurs and their partners 

  • International families 

  • Professional and family trustees 

  • Farming families 

  • Sports people  

  • People with a high profile in the entertainment industry and their partners 

  • Medical professionals 

  • Senior management and other professionals and their partners 


Our Leeds divorce lawyers are committed to reducing conflict wherever they can and to overcoming even the most difficult challenges. With an ability to call on expertise from colleagues across our national firm, our team will help you find a way through whatever you’re facing so that you can look to the future with confidence. 

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Get in touch with our Leeds team 

Only a short walk from Leeds train station, our office is based in City Square. Contact our Leeds family lawyers directly using the photos below or email your enquiry to them using our contact form. Alternatively call +44 113 3888440 and speak to our national team.  


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