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A record-breaking year heralded by the press

A record-breaking year for Major Family Law has been heralded by Northumberland newspaper The Hexham Courant. Click here to read on!  

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Revenue up across the family law sector, new report reveals

Family law firms are enjoying a period of steady growth and rising revenues, a new report reveals. The UK Family Law Market Trends Report notes…

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Children in a broken home By Lewis Hulatt

When you read the title, I expect most of you immediately thought of toddlers confused that daddy doesn’t live with them anymore, or grumpy teens…

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What price knowledge? By Lewis Hulatt

In this special post, consultant solicitor Lewis Hulatt explores the value of professional legal advice   We solicitors get asked a lot of questions. Let’s consider two recent…

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Major Family Law marks spring with a brace of promotions

Major Family has promoted two of its 14-strong legal team in recognition of outstanding recent work. Family solicitor Sam Carter is now a Senior Associate,…

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Marking an historic change in divorce law with a fee reduction

Major Family Law has reduced its fees in the run-up to an historic change in divorce law. Our fixed fee for divorce cases is now…

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Major Family Law makes headlines across Cumbria

The recent announcement of our new office opening in Carlisle attracted considerable media attention, with stories appearing across the Northumbrian and Cumbrian press. Our news…

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Why I chose the new SQE route

The Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE) is the new route to qualification in England and Wales, replacing the LPC and training contract. What is involved in…

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Major Family Law heads west, opening in Carlisle

Newcastle firm Major Family Law has gone west, opening a second office in Carlisle and adding a Cumbrian-based solicitor to its growing team. The new…

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Major Family Law receives tenth top ranking

Major Family Law has received its tenth top ranking in the Legal 500 since the firm was established in 2009. Meanwhile, founder Joanne Major has…

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Making divorce affordable: what are my options?

How much does getting divorced cost? There are always some costs associated with getting divorced but it need not be a tremendously expensive undertaking, especially…

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Why see a family solicitor?

Family law is a fulfilling career but here at Major Family Law we are always very conscious of one central truth: most of the people…

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