Leading Family Lawyers
Welcome to Ian Walker Family Law and Mediation Solicitors.
We are a specialist Family Law Solicitors Practice
We advise and represent clients with matters such as; Divorce/Separation, Divorce Finance, Pre-nuptial Agreements; Child Law including; Child Arrangements, Social Services cases, Adoption.
We are also a Mediation Service.
Ian is a neutral mediator who assists clients to find solutions through voluntary, structured and confidential negotiations.
Our practice has achieved the Law Society Lexcel Accreditation: Legal Practice Quality Mark which demonstrates we are a well run organisation.
Ian is also a founding Arbitrator within the Institute of Family Law Arbitrators (IFLA) Children Arbitration Scheme. (An Arbitrator is a private judge who is able to make legally binding decisions).
Our head office is in Honiton at the East Devon Business Centre, which is conveniently located next to the A30 and has plenty of free parking. We have consulting rooms in Exeter (The Senate, Southernhay Gardens), central Taunton (The Crescent), Bridgwater, Weston-Super-Mare and Yeovil (Hendford Hill). We see clients by appointment at all of our offices.
We aim to offer excellent value for money through a combination of expertise, lower hourly charges than City Centre Solicitors and an outcome focused approach.
We use the same top level family law library and practice support service used top regional/national solicitors.
Our testimonials include:
“We would like to thank you for the masterful way in which you have dealt with this matter on our behalf. It has certainly not been easy or smooth running…”
“ Ian was brilliant. Would recommend him 100%”
“I found the firm very helpful. They provided very professional sound advice. The service was efficient and reliable. Pleased with the outcome.”
We are contracted with the Legal Aid Agency to provide Legal Aid for both Family Law and Family Mediation.
If you qualify for Legal Aid then there is no charge for the initial meeting. If not, we make a modest Fixed Charge for initial meetings which are for a full hour. We find that an hour is normally the right amount of time to understand your problem and to answer your questions fully. Full details are on our Charges page.
We attract clients from across Devon including; Axminster, Beer, Clyst St Mary, Colyton, Cranbrook, Crediton, Cullompton, Exeter, Exmouth, Honiton, Okehampton, Ottery St Mary, Seaton, Sidmouth, Tiverton, Uplyme and Somerset including; Bridgewater, Chard, Minehead, Taunton, Street, Wellington, Yeovil. We are also happy to assist clients who either live within, or are travelling into the South West.
We have included a lot of useful information on the website. Please have a look at it, and when you are ready, give us a call.