Family Law

Howells is consistently ranked highly as a firm for family and child law in the north, providing a broad range of expert care and advice.

We provide high quality, great value legal advice both on an ‘in person’ basis or via our range of ‘telephone services’ where we handle your case primarily by phone and email.

A wide selection of fixed fee legal services are available, giving you the representation you need without the worry of escalating costs.

The team are smart lawyers with sharp minds, tough and resolute in their legal representation, sensitive and compassionate in their client relationships. They understand that they’re not dealing with ‘cases’ but with people, not bound up in legal process but in real lives. It’s a team you’ll want on your side.

Our Rankings

Chambers UK

Howells is highly ranked as a law firm for Family Law by Chambers UK. The prestigious guide says Howells is

“Increasingly active in dealing with high net worth cases and child abduction cases over the past year. Bolstered by a designated mediation and collaborative law group.”

Legal 500 2017

The Legal 500 2017 ranks the Family department highly and states that Howells is

“Regularly called upon to handle complex family and children law matters with cases involving child abuse and child abduction. Alyson Sidall heads the practice, which includes a number of Children Panel members and Resolution Accredited Specialist Panel members.”