Divorce, Separation, Finance and Children

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Goughs Solicitors, based in Wiltshire, have one of the largest, and therefore most experienced Family Law teams in the southwest.


The Goughs Family Team have been rated as a Band 1, and are therefore highly recommended, by the prestigious Chambers & Partners, who commented that Goughs are:

"Adept at handling complex divorce proceedings and related financial disputes. Regularly assists with challenging private law children cases. Offers further experience in negotiating pre-nuptial and cohabitation agreements."

Goughs have also been confirmed as a leading family team by Legal 500 for the third year running.

About Goughs

When a marriage or relationship comes to an end, it can be a painful experience for all concerned. With such emotional issues we want to support you and minimise the stress of your situation, especially when children are involved. We have a strong emphasis on working towards an amicable agreement and whenever possible, we aim to minimise court involvement.

Experience has taught us that every situation is different. As such our expert and approachable Family Team will listen carefully, be objective and then offer tailored advice specific to you and your circumstances.

Specialist Family Law Areas at Goughs Solicitors

Our Family Team has extensive experience in handling cases with no financial issues right through to multi-million pound divorce settlements involving business assets, foreign property and pension sharing. We also specialise in, and provide expert advice and guidance on, disputes concerning children.

Whatever your current situation, with Goughs you can be confident that you are in good hands, but don’t just take our word for it:

Our Family Law team have been described as ‘calming’, ‘sensitive’, ‘efficient’, ‘transparent’, ‘honest’ and professional”, with the service and outcomes they received being detailed as ‘first-rate’, ‘excellent’ and ‘exemplary.’ For more testimonials, click here

Get In Touch

We are delighted to be able to offer a free initial consultation to address any queries and concerns you may have at this early stage. Please click here to book consultation online, call us on 01249 712193 or email Partner and Head of the Family team, Matthew Drew via matthewdrew@goughs.co.uk.

To find out where your closest office is please head to our Contact Us page. Our offices in Chippenham and Corsham are only a short drive from the City of Bath.

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For more information of the Family Team at Goughs, watch these videos