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Lawyer Supported Mediation

Major Family Law are Newcastle’s Lead provider of Lawyer Supported Mediation.  Call 033 0223 1188 for further information.

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Top Tier Divorce and Family Lawyers

The Legal 500 describes us as a ‘pre-eminent’ practice, handling divorce, separation cases and private Children Act matters.

Newcastle’s Top Divorce Lawyer

Joanne is a Top Divorce and Family Law Specialist and for the second year is the only family solicitor in the North listed as a Leading Individual.

Why Choose Us

All our Divorce and Specialist Family lawyers are members of Resolution, the national organisation of family lawyers committed to adopting a non-confrontational approach,  with four  trained as collaborative lawyers.

Our latest news...

Major changes to the family courts as mediation awareness becomes compulsory

Northumberland and Hexham's Leading Divorce Specialist, Joanne Major of Major Family Law, comments in the Journal that today the family justice system gets a major reboot that the UK’s most senior family more

North East law firms launch national mediation initiative

Newcastle's Top Divorce and Family Law Specialists, Major Family Law comment on an article in the Journal: A group of seven leading North East divorce and family law specialists are today launching an more


We are a Leading Family Law Specialist firm conveniently located between Newcastle and Hexham and servicing the wider Northumberland area.  Our lawyers offer expert advice on all aspects of family law, including divorce & separation, children issues and financial matters. Not everything has to end up in Court and we’ll work hard to help you avoid it, but if it does, we’ll be with you every step of the way.

Our offices are discreet and welcoming with free parking.  We offer a range of services to ensure you receive the advice and support you need at a price you can afford.

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