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Richard Barratt

Partner - Head of Divorce and Family Law

"He is unflappable, clear-headed and magnificent with clients." Chambers and Partners (an independent company ranking outstanding lawyers across the UK)

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Richard Barratt

What clients say about Richard:

Richard was so helpful, informative and generous with his time. He gave me a really clear picture of all the options and processes involved. His informal advice was also really invaluable – such a refreshing experience.

Richard’s calm approach and good advice made a difficult experience easier.

Richard’s client work is second to none. He is impressively responsive, commercially aware and technically able.” Chamber and Partners. 

Family Law

Richard has a passion for helping families navigate through difficult situations and he is committed to providing cost effective, sensible and comprehensive legal advice to clients in all areas of family law.

Consistently recommended by clients, Richard advises across all areas of family law, with particular emphasis on the financial consequences of relationship breakdown including cases where there are substantial assets, trusts, pensions and family businesses.  

Richard deals with child arrangement cases and helps to advise clients on fair and workable child arrangements, while ensuring that the best interests of the children are protected.  Richard also assists on matters concerning child support and maintenance.

Pre and post nuptial agreements – Richard provides tailored legal advice to clients looking to protect assets and future interests.  He can draft agreements that ensure the rights and assets of his clients are safeguarded in the event of a future separation or divorce.

Domestic abuse and injunctions – if you or a loved one are experiencing domestic violence, Richard offers legal assistance in obtaining family court injunctions to ensure your safety and well-being.

Collaborative law – Richard’s practice is client focussed and he is known for his empathetic approach to cases.  He understands that every family is unique and he tailors his advice and strategies to suit the indivisible needs and circumstances of his clients.  Richard ensures open communication, transparency and confidentiality throughout the legal process, providing a supportive environment for her clients.

Richard is also a member of Resolution – a national organisation of family lawyers committed to non-confrontational divorce, separation and other family problems. Richard is a specially trained, Resolution Accredited Collaborative Lawyer.

Contact:  Richard offers a free initial appointment to discuss your case and provide guidance on the best way forward.


Areas of expertise:

Family Law

Get in touch:

Telephone Number 0800 4700331

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