Here at the Family Law Practice our aim is to offer affordable, flexible access to quality legal advice. We can achieve this aim through our policy of specialising in one aspect of law, namely Family Law.
Specialising enables us to tailor our resources. The computer software we use enables us to keep efficient records that are updated at every relevant point, thus enabling the client and us at the Family Law Practice to keep on top of the case in hand.
Michael has been a specialist in family law since 1994. He is a member of the Law Society’s Children and Family Law Panels. He is also a member of the Solicitors Family Law Association, which is a body committed to ensuring that family cases are conducted with minimum animosity.
Michael qualified in 1981 having completed his training with the Isle of Wight Council. He then practiced in Cowes and Newport before moving to the mainland for work, where he became a partner and head of family law in a sizeable Portsmouth firm. He returned to Cowes in February 2001 and started the Family Law Practice in September 2002.
Michael is a keen yachtsman, mooring his boat in Cowes and work commitments permitting competes in races in and around the Solent. When not on the water his time is taken between his family, playing squash and being a member of Cowes Round Table of which he has recently been Chairman.
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Our fee structure is set in a way that we aim to be affordable to as many people as possible.
We have a fixed fee structure (in most cases) for our will drafting service. Available on request.
As a smaller practice we are able to be more flexible when it comes to fees so if the thought of a large legal bill is putting you off seeking advice please do come and talk to us as we may be able to find a way of helping.