Meet The Family Law Team

See the staff that work in our Family Law department. Click a staff members photo to see more information and to view their company profile page today.

Joanne Kjolsen - Seatons Solicitors - Kettering
Joanne Kjolsen
Conveyancing Assistant
Maureen Brown - Seatons Solicitors - Kettering
Maureen Brown
Solicitor/Director
Michelle Huxtable - Seatons Solicitors - Corby
Michelle Huxtable
Legal Assistant
Sarah Chan - Seatons Solicitors
Sarah Chan
Solicitor/Director

Divorcee Suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease Receives £950,000 Award

If dealing with the financial consequences of divorce was just a matter of dividing up assets equally, there would be little need for judicial intervention.

What Is a ‘Couple’? Landmark Adoption Ruling Answers the Question

A ‘couple’ is defined in law as two people living as partners in an enduring family relationship – but what exactly does that mean in a world that has witnessed a metamorphosis in human relationships during the last few decades?

High Court Declines Granting Validity of Deathbed ‘Marriage’ Ceremony

An exchange of vows, even in a religious context, is not generally enough by itself to constitute a valid marriage.

COVID-19 – Do Diving Asset Values Justify Unwinding Divorce Settlements?

The value of assets has been devastated by COVID-19 - but is that a reason for setting aside divorce settlements agreed before the pandemic?

Covid19 Information

**UPDATE** WE ARE OPEN FOR PRE-BOOKED APPOINTMENTS ONLY FROM MONDAY 19th July 2021. Our front doors will remain closed to the public for the time being. We are unable to deal with clients without an appointment, but our reception staff can assist you in the interim. We hope you can understand that we are doing this to keep our staff as safe as possible from the ongoing Covid issues.