It has been a successful three months for Major Family Law, which saw the Firm rated “top of the tree” in this year’s Legal 500 followed by Joanne Major’s ranking at the “top of the table” in the Chambers UK Directory.

Chambers UK Directory, one of the most respected “who’s who” guides to the legal profession has completed its rigorous and objective research for the 2013 edition. It has recommended Major Family Law as an “efficient and friendly firm,” offering “specialist knowledge in all aspects of family law”, winning cases from a variety of jurisdictions including cross-border and internationally.

Joanne Major, Founder and Principal Solicitor at Major Family Law has once again been acclaimed as a top ranked lawyer stating her “professionalism, efficiency and the ability to instil confidence in her clients and her colleagues are just a few reasons behind the ranking of Joanne Major at the top of the table.”

The Firm has the experience and expertise to deal with all aspects of Family Law and offers an intelligent, pragmatic and professional approach to problem solving, using the process that best suits your circumstances. It takes on cases from around the UK and increasingly deals with issues with an international slant.

The team of specialist Family law practitioners at Major Family Law are all members of Resolution, an organisation of 6500 lawyers in England and Wales, who believe in a constructive, non-confrontational approach to all family law matters. There are three collaboratively trained lawyers and a fully trained Mediator. Major Family Law is the first Family Law practice in the region to be able to offer both alternative dispute resolution as well as the more traditional approach to Family Law.

Major Family Law is delighted to have been endorsed by the Chambers UK Directory and continues to offer the highest quality advice, outstanding client service and competitive value for money.

Joanne Major said: “I am thrilled with the Firm’s ranking in the Chambers UK Directory, which recognises the efforts of the team as a whole in providing a first class service to our clients.”


Joanne Major is the owner of Major Family Law, the Divorce and Family Law Specialists, Ponteland, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE20 9SU

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