Specialist legal advice at a challenging time
Some families experience Social Services’ involvement in their lives. Sometimes difficulties within a family lead to children needing to be found a new home. Our caring family law solicitors based in London are experienced in dealing with complicated issues. They take time to listen, understand your personal circumstances and help you build for the future.
Why choose Hodge Jones & Allen?
Based in London, our family law team understand that they need to take a sensitive, realistic and careful approach if you find yourself in a challenging situation like this. We provide the specialist advice you need, whilst making it as easy as possible for you to navigate your way through what can be a painful time.
- We fight for what’s right, it’s built into our DNA.
- We’ll give you honest, clear and straightforward advice.
- Our family law team maintain the utmost sensitivity and privacy.
- We want to help as we care.
- We’ll be right by your side throughout.
Child Care and Adoption
For a variety of reasons, some families experience Social Services’ involvement in their lives. This will always be a stressful and distressing time, and people need specialist legal advice to assist them through the process. These situations often involve Court proceedings, sometimes relating to the removal of children from their homes. Often there are related issues to do with substance misuse, ill health within the family, or the alleged abuse of children.
Very often, free legal advice and representation will be available to parents affected by these issues, regardless of their financial means.
We can also assist members of extended families who might need to become involved where there is a risk that children will enter the care system.
Sometimes difficulties within a family are such that children must be found a new home. We can assist those affected by these complicated issues, either seeking to adopt or resist the adoption of children.
Chambers UK, A Client’s Guide to the Legal Profession 2013 has once again awarded our team a top tier ranking for children law. The firm are noted as offering “very strong and experienced public children law practitioners,” with one of the largest public law teams in London. Seven of our solicitors are members of the Law Society Children Panel, demonstrating their expertise in and commitment to representation of families in this area.