Find The Right Fee Option For You

Need family law advice? At Hegarty Solicitors, we have a range of options to choose from, so there’s a package to suit your needs, whatever your situation.


Ideal for you if ...

Consider an alternative if...

£100+VAT initial appointment with advice
  • You are not sure how to proceed
  • You want some initial legal advice on your options before making a decision on what action to take
  • You know exactly what you need
  • You have reached a stage in proceedings where you need help completing forms or guidance on specific technical points
Support & advice package (PAYG)
  • You are on a tight budget (remember you will still need to pay any court fees)
  • You are confident that you can manage most of the paperwork and administration yourself
  • You have the time to complete paperwork etc.
  • You like the idea of doing the work yourself, but want access to advice from a fully qualified, experienced family lawyer if and when you need it
  • You want advice on how to complete forms, specific technical points or to decide on a strategy to adopt
  • You have already agreed a financial settlement / child contact with your ex-partner (if applicable)
  • You don’t want the stress of completing your own paperwork
  • You are in a complex financial situation
  • You want to be able to contact a solicitor by phone or email whenever you need to
Fixed fee package
  • You have a straightforward issue to resolve or an uncontested divorce
  • You don’t want to complete paperwork or handle the administration yourself
  • You want to keep your costs under control
  • There are complicated financial or child contact issues involved
  • You want flexibility in case anything unexpected crops up
Full representation
  • You have a complicated financial situation – pensions, more than one property etc.
  • You are unable to reach an agreement on child contact or other issues
  • You want to be able to contact your lawyer whenever you need to
  • You are on a very tight budget
  • Your situation is straightforward with no complicated financial issues or child contact issues
  • You want to handle your matter yourself


Chris Brown
Associate Solicitor
01733 295627
Jane Tatlock
01733 295619
Julia Weber
01572 725772
Pavinder Khela
01780 750956
Carl Russell
Family Law Executive
01733 295621
Lesley Knight
Chartered Legal Executive
01733 295620