• We focus on our client’s needs, offering sensible, pragmatic and cost effective advice which works for the long term future of all concerned.


Family Law

Because our clients and You matter to us, we offer a free 30 minute consultation, which will be at your convenience, either by telephone, or coming in to meet with us.  There will be no pressure on you after our discussion, we will give you the benefit of our expertise, and give you time to consider your options. Call us to arrange an appointment or start your free consultation on 0121 3550011.  We also hold a free clinic at Sutton Library at set times during the month, check the library website for more info, and do not hesitate to drop in.  We are discrete, friendly and professional.  At least you will know your rights.

We advise our clients in the following area's of Family Law:

The breakdown of a relationship has many complex and unforeseen consequences for the separating couple and any children. We will help you to resolve matters in a constructive and sensitive way and provide creative, sound and progressive advice.  As solicitors used to solving a variety of complex disputes we will initiate settlement, when necessary stand firm and work constructively with others on your behalf.

If you have legally married we can assist you during the divorce process.  For unmarried couples living together ,we can advise you on your options, in particular dividing the "joint assets", such as residential property.

Our expertise ensures we can handle complex commercial and business issues, including those involving family companies, whether your own business or that of your partner.

With the joint base of our Commercial Dispute Resolution and Divorce and Family Law Departments you will receive productive, quality advice to protect all of your interests.

If you have not discovered already, you will soon find that funding relationship advice is often difficult during such an arduous time. Unlike many solicitors our work to date has been funded in many different ways. Accordingly, we are able to consider and offer flexible and often bespoke arrangements for funding our costs in many cases.

These disputes can be demanding and the emotional impact can leave you drained; the legal aspects may seem daunting and confusing but, with our experience, we will help you to resolve matters and move on with your life.

What have our clients said about us?

"Speed of response by phone and email was both excellent"

"I was recommended to Bell Lax by a friend, I was given professional advice, and support with no judgment.  I also recommended Bell Lax to another friend, which was dealt with swifty, very good email and one to one communication."

"Our divorce was dealt with in a highly professional and yet friendly way,  It was a long process made more pleasant by the people that dealt with it, thank you".

"Jeet and Beth were excellent, their understanding of the situation and advice given during a very stressful period was exceptional and i am very pleased with the outcome".

  • Richard Kerry:0121 3627566
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  • Jeet Panesar:0121 3627568
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  • Aimee Herbert: 0121 3627540
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