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Ian Walker – Solicitor/ Mediator/ Arbitrator/ Managing Director

Award-Winning Divorce Solicitors and Family Law Solicitors Honiton

Ian Walker founded Ian Walker Family Law and Mediation Solicitors in 2012 from a room in East Devon Business Centre, Heathpark Way, Honiton.

Since then Ian Walker Family Law and Mediation Solicitors has grown into an award winning and leading regional and divorce and family law solicitors practice based in the South-West

Unfortunately our growth has meant that we have outgrown East Devon Business Centre and because we couldn’t find suitable office space in Honiton. Sadly we have had to move our Head Office, but only as far as to Pynes Hill, Exeter. Our connection to Honiton and our Honiton clients are very important to us and we have retained dedicated offices in Honiton and are able meet with clients in Honiton by appointment.

Progressive Divorce Solicitors and Family Law Solicitors Honiton

At Ian Walker Family Law and Mediation Solicitors, we strive for the best solution for you at all times. We offer advice and assistance for a full range of Divorce and Mediation and Family Law Services, namely;

Divorce and separation

Financial cases

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Social services cases

Domestic abuse

Collaborative family law

Family mediation

Child arbitration

An Award-Winning Team

In 2021 our Honiton family lawyers and divorce solicitors and family mediators were recognised as winners and were also highly commended in the prestigious Law Society Excellence Awards. We are really proud of this achievement. This is like winning an Oscar in the solicitors world.



Meet our Honiton Family Law Solicitors and Divorce Solicitors and Mediators


  • Lauren Preedy
    Lauren Preedy Partner and Solicitor and Head of Divorce and Relationships Team Rate per hour £280+ VAT
  • Bridget Garrood
    Bridget Garrood Consultant Solicitor -High Net Worth Divorce and LGBT+ Specialist Rate per hour £280 + VAT
  • Paul Sykes
    Paul Sykes Partner and Solicitor, Member Law Society Children Panel and Law Society Advanced Family Panel Rate per hour £ 250+ VAT
  • Lisa Holden
    Lisa Holden Partner and Solicitor/ Collaborative Lawyer/ Family Mediator - Head of Family Mediation Team Rate per hour £280 + VAT
  • Kim Stradling
    Kim Stradling Partner and Consultant Solicitor - Member Law Society Children Panel - Leading Child Law Expert Rate per hour £250 + VAT
  • Sandy Powell
    Sandy Powell Partner and Solicitor - Resolution Financial Provision Accredited – Law Society Children Panel Rate per hour £250 + VAT
  • Karen Elliott
    Karen Elliott Partner and Consultant Chartered Legal Executive – Divorce and Relationships Specialist Rate per hour £250 + VAT


  • Choose or team of divorce solicitors and family lawyers to assist you

    Award winningThere are lots of good reasons to instruct us – some of which are below;

    • Our practice is recognised for its excellence in the independently researched Legal 500.
    • We are well known for our commitment to the commitment to standards of best practice of Resolution. Our founder – Ian Walker has been Chair of the Devon Region of Resolution for a decade
    • Ian has also served on the Law Society Family Law Committee, as a trustee of the Family Mediators Association and on Resolution’s national Dispute Resolution Committee.
    • Our Divorce and Relationships Team includes the well-respected high net worth and LGBT+ specialist – Bridget Garrood.
    • We are committed to the use of all sensible forms of dispute resolution including: mediation, arbitration, collaborative family law, principled negotiation, and when necessary focused litigation.
    • Law Firm of the Year SouthWe are well known for innovation. With our Divorce Support Club – we provide our divorce clients with a monthly private group session with a respected divorce coach – which is free for our clients.
    • We are very open about our charges. Unlike virtually all our competitors – we publish our hourly charge rates on our website.
    • Our Client Service Guarantee is a commitment to providing an outstanding service to all of our clients.
    • We have also developed a model where we are committed to the training of talented young solicitors. Having a vibrant and inclusive workplace benefits how we practice, and it also benefits how we assist our clients.

    No one ever instructs us saying that they want to have the most expensive and divisive court battle possible. They come to us because of our commitment to trying to sort things out in the right way and to achieve sensible and fair outcomes.

    We have also established a specialism representing other lawyers and their families including from out of area.

    Our Divorce Support Club

    Have you heard about our Divorce Support Club?

    As a team of experienced family lawyers we know that separation or divorce can be one of the most traumatic things you may go through in life. The emotional journey of separation or divorce is extremely challenging to navigate so we have partnered with a respected Divorce Coach.

    The aim is to provide clients with a safe and informal place via monthly online webinars to ask questions and gather a toolkit of strategies to help manage emotions and get clarity around the things that can be a source of worry, allowing clients to focus on what they can do, enabling them to feel stronger and more confident.

    Learn more about our Divorce Support Club 

    Our Honiton Office

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    Our  Honiton Office 

    Unit 14, East Devon Business Centre

    Heathpark Way

    Heathpark

    Honiton

    Devon EX14 1SF

    Telephone: 01404 819098

    There is lots of free parking at the Business Centre. 

    We will are available to see clients in Honiton by appointment.

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