Family Mediation can offer a cost effective route to resolving conflict in a confidential and neutral environment. Our trained family mediators can offer advice on how to negotiate your way through Mediation.
We have experience in international family law and can represent clients from many different countries around the world. We can advise on applications to the courts in England and Wales and which Jurisdiction will best suit your requirements.
Bastows Solicitors is led by leading Family Lawyer Lynne Bastow. We are expert Family Law Solicitors in Southampton and also operate in Portsmouth, London and Surrey.
Our specialist family and divorce solicitors can advise on all aspects of English family law including, separation, divorce, mediation, cohabitation, consent orders, civil partnerships, pre-nuptial agreements and issues relating to children and finances.
As experienced divorce and family solicitors we can help you through the divorce journey – whether you require one off advice or court representation – we are keen to ensure you get a great level of service and feel confident that as your divorce lawyers we will be acting in your best interest and providing you with value for money.
We can advise on a wide range of matters involving children and can act swiftly and decisively to secure the best outcome for your children. Find out more.
Unfortunately acts of domestic violence are common. We can advise on all matters relating to domestic violence and can act on your behalf to protect you and your family. Find out more.
It is important to consider making a will if you have property, savings or other assets that you wish to leave your loved ones, should the worst happen. Find out more.
Why Choose Bastows?
As an experienced firm of divorce and family law solicitors, Bastows can help with all aspects relating to your finances, children, divorce and separation.
High Quality Legal Advice
We pride ourselves on offering honest and open legal advice on all matters relating to family law. We understand the anxiety caused by divorce so we aim to provide a cost effective fixed fee service wherever possible.
Tailored to your Needs
We offer a personalised service, tailored to your individual circumstances and we will always advise on the best route to take, whether it’s through mediation, collaborative law or court action.
As a trained Collaborative Lawyer and qualified Mediator, Lynne Bastow is a creative advocate and resilient negotiator with a wealth of experience in all aspects of family law.
Although we primarily operate in Southampton, Portsmouth, London and Surrey, we can act for clients both locally, UK wide and internationally for clients getting divorced in England and Wales.
Morning Lynne, thank you so much for everything you have done and your support through this difficult divorce.
, Ms Banks, Southampton
Everything is fine at the moment but if I need anything else you will be the first I call. Thank you so much with all your help.
Louise Hunter, Southampton
I was honestly close to despair trying to find help with this complex international pension issue arising several years following my divorce until I found you. Not only did you understand what needed to be done in this unusual case, you showed great tenacity and determination in following it through to success despite several setbacks, and all for a very reasonable fee!
Mr Williamson, Indianna, USA
Lynne thank you so much, I wish you all the best for the future.
Mr Lund, Southampton
Just to say thank you for dealing with my divorce and all your hard work, time and advice along the way.
Mr H, London
Thank you for your help… I feel so much better after speaking to you.
Mrs R, Southampton
I would just like to tell you that I think you did a superb job in court today.
Mr H, Portsmouth
Thank you ever so much you have put my mind at rest I have been in a terrible state all week.
Mr M, Southampton
Thank you for all your support this year, with best wishes.
Mrs B, London
Many thanks for all your help and patience
Mrs E, Southampton
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