Family and Divorce Solicitors in Essex and Suffolk


Ellisons’ experienced Family and Divorce Solicitors in Essex and Suffolk have established a reputation for providing a high quality, cost effective service, coupled with objective and realistic expert advice.

Lead Contact

Lisa Dawson

Lisa Dawson

Partner & Head of Family

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Meet the team

Family and Divorce Solicitors supporting you through difficult emotional times

We provide a bespoke service recognising that a breakdown in family relationships can involve complex emotions and will require clear, comprehensive and decisive advice.

With our extensive experience, we can guide you through your relationship difficulties in a sensitive, pragmatic and effective way.

Appointments with our Family and Divorce Solicitors can be made at our offices in ColchesterChelmsfordIpswichBury St Edmunds and Frinton-on-Sea for face to face appointments or virtually via video or telephone. 

Initial appointments are provided and fixed at an hour of the Solicitors hourly rate, and a comprehensive follow up letter of advice is also included for reference after the appointment.

Our Family and Divorce Solicitors are all members of Resolution which is a national association of family professionals that abide by the Resolution Code of Practice which commits us to act to resolve disputes in a non-confrontational way. For further information about Resolution, please visit their website.

For more information or to book an appointment call us on 01206 764477.

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Areas of specialism include

  • Divorce and related financial matters
  • Dissolution of Civil Partnerships
  • Property dispute resolution between unmarried couples
  • Disputes about children (for parents, guardians and grandparents)
  • Domestic Violence injunctions
  • Pre-Nuptial Agreements
  • Post-Nuptial Agreements
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Change of Name Deeds
  • Separation Agreements
  • Child abduction and/or international or domestic relocation

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If you require advice surrounding the law on marriage, divorce, cohabitation, separation and/or children please fill out this contact form. You can also contact your lawyer individually from ‘Our People’ using the link below.

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