Confidential family lawyers in Sanderstead, Surrey

What is family law? If you are based in Sanderstead, Riddlesdown, or Whyteleafe, and need advice about divorce, child custody, separation, adoption, financial settlements, visitation rights, guardianship, and other matters relating to the family, our team of family solicitors can help.

We are a small team of family law solicitors, headed up by Clive Lawrance, based in Croydon, and working throughout the nearby areas. Clive is a member of Resolution, a national family law group committed to cooperative and effective dispute resolution. Whatever the issues you may be facing, we understand that every situation is different and we are committed to reducing conflict wherever we can to overcome challenges.

We have a wealth of experience across all family law-related matters. Our expertise includes advising and representing people around:

  • Family and childcare arrangements
  • Wealth protection, including pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements
  • Divorce and separation
  • Co-habitation
  • Grandparents’ rights
  • Child abduction
  • Disputes over finances and property
  • Change of Name
  • Injunctions
  • Special guardianship
  • Joint Tenancies with your partner

Are you looking for a local family lawyer? We have the skills and experience that you need. Please call us now on 020 3463 1300 to book a no-obligation consultation.

Our child custody lawyers near Riddlesdown can help settle disputes around living arrangements for children

When there are disputes that involve children, you will want to get the best advice and support. If you are going through a family breakdown, your children are likely to be the most sensitive aspect and it may lead to conflict between you, your partner, and maybe other family members.

We work with clients in Riddlesdown, Sanderstead, or Purley, to help them find a solution that always has your child’s best interests at heart. We frequently advocate mediation to move forwards positively and we always work flexibly, tailoring our advice and assistance around our clients’ individual needs.

We can advise all types of families including same-sex families; grandparents, step-parents and other family members; international couples; unmarried couples; high net-worth individuals; and high-profile individuals. We can negotiate and formalise childcare arrangements, access, maintenance issues and can deal with more complex issues, such as child abduction proceedings or surrogacy.

If you are going through an international divorce, we have experience in the field and can act for families who cannot agree about custody, visitation rights, maintenance, relocation, and other associated issues.

Famly law services local to you in Sanderstead

We have a proven track record assisting in all areas of family law and offer a comprehensive range of family law services.

  • Finances: Family breakdowns can be emotional and will affect the finances of everyone involved. With financial settlements, there is no one-size-fits-all approach. We can help you find a solution that fits everyone involved, including issues such as dividing income and assets, setting up child or spousal maintenance agreements, and looking at property investments or other business interests.
  • Children: Our lawyers will always ensure that all matters relating to your children are handled sensitively and with care.  We can assist with all legal matters relating to children from Child Arrangement Orders detailing where they will live and how much time they spend with each parent through to other matters.
  • Divorce and separation: Our divorce lawyers can work with you through divorce mediation or other ways to help you come to the right settlement for you and your family. We can guide you through the process and can cover every aspect of divorce, including adultery, annulment, international divorce, civil partnerships, and more.
  • Other services: We can also help with other family law issues, including pre-nuptial agreements, change of name, property issues, and Family Law Act issues. We strive to help our clients negotiate these issues as swiftly and efficiently as we can.

CR2 family law services

Family law work can take on many forms. We adopt a non-confrontational approach and our solicitors will take time to understand your unique circumstances and work with them so we can find the best way forwards.

We are specialists, so you can rely on our knowledge of the law and ability to advise you so you can reach the right solution for you. Our clients include people from a wide range of backgrounds, including international families. Please see our frequently asked questions.

We also provide legal support in the local areas including: –

  • New Addington
  • Shirley
  • Whyteleafe
  • Sanderstead
  • Farleigh
  • West Wickham

Book a free appointment with our family lawyers in Sanderstead

If you need legal advice regarding a family issue in Sanderstead, please call us now on 020 3463 1300 or email Our lawyers are here and ready to help.


Our specialist legal team are available to guide you through your queries and challenges. Let us help you through the difficult process of settling a legal dispute and help put your mind at rest.

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