Below is a list of the top and leading Family Lawyers in Birmingham. To help you find the best Family Lawyers located near you in Birmingham, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Birmingham’s Best Family Lawyers:
The top rated Family Lawyers in Birmingham are:
- Nadia Butt – National Legal Service Solicitors
- Rebecca Calden-Storr – Stowe Family Law LLP
- Kimberley Bailey – Woolley & Co, Solicitors
- Gurjit Chahal – Charles & Co Solicitors
- Jane Barclay – Coley and Tilley Solicitors
Nadia Butt Nadia qualified as a Solicitor in December 2017 and was the Head of the Private Client Department for a regional firm, leading a successful team with a strong client following. With more than 7 years of experience in dealing with complex immigration, Divorce and financial remedy, and private law children matters, she brings to her work a broad level of experience, enabling her to get through issues quickly, with meticulous detail and with an experienced and determined approach for Nadia’s clients.
Before joining National Legal Services, she presented weekly on national and international radio and television, covering a large demographic and often presenting in up to three languages across two continents, delivering legal advice and insights in Immigration and Family Law. She is an Accredited Member of the Law Society Family Law Advanced panel and has focused her practice on helping victims of domestic violence, acting for applicants and respondents in private children law proceedings.
Family, Criminal, Extradition
“NADIA is an amazing solicitor, works so efficiently and professional. She will always get back to you regardless how busy her schedule is. Gives you very good and appropriate advise. Works very hard to get your case where it should be. Highly recommend her and the company.” – Rafia J.
Rebecca Calden-Storr is regularly instructed on all financial aspects of family law and relationship breakdown with cases including divorce, separation, cohabitation, variation, and enforcement of financial orders, disputes over school fees, and international issues. Rebecca advises clients both in court proceedings and those in negotiations often providing behind the scenes advice to those seeking to negotiate a settlement directly.
She also specialises in difficult cases involving children. These include cases involving parental alienation, allegations of psychological and physical abuse. Having been divorced with young children herself, she understands the difficulties faced by clients during the family breakdown. Rebecca builds relationships with clients quickly, offering robust legal and practical advice in a cost-effective, constructive, and compassionate way.
She is praised by clients for her responsiveness and down to earth approach. Rebecca’s clients range from stay at home parents to professionals, business owners, and high net worth individuals.
Divorce & Separation, Finances, Child Law, Legal Issues After Divorce
“I am very happy with Stowe Family Law. I instantly had a very good rapport with my solicitor Rebecca Calden-Storr who is very understanding as well as very professional and efficient. It is also very easy to get in touch with any questions and there is never any long wait. I feel I am in very good hands. Thank you!” – SGG W.
Kimberley Bailey is a divorce and family law solicitor with Woolley & Co, based in Bristol. Kimberley deals with all areas of family law, including divorce, separation, financial settlements, and cases involving children. She advises couples who are married, cohabiting, or in civil partnerships. Having spent 6 years in the Midlands developing Kimberley’s career in family law she returned to her home city of Bristol, where Kimberley trained as a solicitor.
She provides a holistic and sympathetic approach to reaching solutions that focus on the client’s needs, as well as the needs of any children involved. She qualified as a solicitor in April 2003 and joined Woolley & Co from a firm in Bristol in July 2012. Kimberley feels very strongly that her role is to provide a first-class service to clients, advising about various aspects of family law from complex financial matters arising at the breakdown of a relationship to issues involving children or domestic abuse.
She prides herself on considering the impact on the client and family members of all aspects of the advice given. Kimberley has assisted clients from all walks of life including parents, grandparents and step-parents, individuals with significant assets, business people, civil servants, ex-pats, and home-makers, and strive to deliver a flexible and thorough service with clear straightforward advice to all.
Divorce, Separation, Family, Financial Settlement, Legal Arrangement
Phone: 121 661 6707
“I would just like to thank Woolley & Co and especially Kimberley Bailey for helping me through my divorce which lasted 28 months. I love her non-confrontational approach, she empathised with my situation and was very knowledgeable and without her help and expertise I’m 100% sure I would not have got the outcome I eventually got. Woolley & Co, Kimberley is a huge asset to yourselves. Many thanks again, would highly highly recommend.” – Mark
Gurjit Chahal heads the family team and specialises in cases involving divorce, separation, child disputes, financial relief, civil partnership disputes, domestic violence, and prenuptial agreements. Gurjit is a trained collaborative lawyer, an Accredited member of Resolution, and also a member of the Law Society’s Family Law Panel.
As a Specialist Family Lawyer Accredited by Resolution and the Law Society Gurjit has a proven track record in Family Law and the rigorous requirement for membership of these specialist panels. She has a special interest in tackling issues arising from the breakdown of Asian marriages which include dowry claims, civil/trust claims, and international child abduction.
She studied law at Queen Mary & Westfield University of London before attending The College of Law, London. She trained and practiced at an established firm in Berkshire and has more than 21 years of experience in dealing exclusively with matrimonial matters.
Family Law, Commercial/Property, Conveyancing, Higher Education Law Solicitors, Immigration, Insolvency, Landlord & Tenant Litigation, Wills & Probate
“I have no hesitation in recommending Charles&Co Solicitors when needing a family lawyer or support when going through a divorce. I have to personally thank Amardeep for working tirelessly on my case and Gurjit for her professionalism, knowledge, and great empathy when dealing with my matters. Gurjit gave me the confidence to proceed with my case and they both offered the realistic advice I needed in order to fight for a better future for me and my child. It wasn’t an easy process but I know it wouldn’t have been a journey I could have completed without their support. Thank you again for all your hard work and encouragement.” – Ann Marie G.
Jane Barclay specialises in all aspects of Family law. She studied Law at Birmingham University and being with Coley & Tilley since 1987. With more than 20 years of experience, she has handled successfully with an enormous number of complex family cases and remains passionate about this field of law.
Jane enjoys the close contact she has with her clients, particularly given that most of the time Jane is dealing with highly sensitive issues. She can often be found with her head in a book she is renowned for her attention to detail. When advising clients, no stone goes unturned, no significant facts are overlooked or research missed.
Ever the optimist, with her glass half full, not half empty, Jane will find always find the best solution. Born in London, she came to Birmingham in 1980 when Jane became a student.
Divorce & Family Law, Wills & Probate, Residential Property, Personal Injury, Civil Litigation, Employment, Medical Negligence, Boundary/Neighbour Dispute
“Jane has represented me in complicated and highly acrimonious proceedings regarding my child. Throughout she has acted with not only professionalism but a great deal of understanding and empathy. Jane has reassured me at difficult times and I found her friendly and approachable whenever we spoke.”