Mathias-Polglase Family Law Solicitor is based near Penzance in Cornwall and is owned and run by Barbara Mathias-Polglase, a solicitor with over 10 years’ experience dealing with family law issues.
We can help & advise on the following:
The firm offers a commitment to professional service with an extremely personal approach.
We can accommodate around your working commitments offering evening and weekend appointments, these can be conducted via Skype or home visits.
Extremely competitive and affordable hourly rate £150 per hour
Please contact us either by email or telephone to discuss your requirements.Our Services
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We will guide you every step of the way as we know how daunting it can be to take the first step to talk to a lawyer about your problems.
Please click on the services listed below to find out more on how we can help you.
Relationship breakdown is an extremely emotional time and questions over agreeing child arrangements, money worries and other financial issues. In some cases there is the issue of domestic abuse. We are here to advise and support you throughout the process.
Known formally as “ancillary relief”, this is where the assets of the marriage need to be divided and often causes the most upset.
We can help you negotiate an agreement regarding the family home, your savings or investments, debt, pension sharing and the family business.
We can advise as to whether a Clean Break is right for you or whether the divorce settlement should provide for ongoing maintenance.
If it becomes necessary to start Court proceedings we will guide you through the process of beginning the case, dealing with preliminary hearings and any final hearing, with our aim being always to reach a settlement as soon as we can.
We also have experience of high net worth matters with client having assets of several million.
Before getting married you and your future husband / wife or civil partner may want to consider an agreement on how your joint assets and assets accrued prior to marriage are to be distributed in the event of a breakdown in your marriage.
These type of agreements are called pre-nuptial agreements and can protect pre marriage assets, inheritance, business interests and other financial considerations.
We can assist you to make the best arrangements for your children.
We can help resolve issues such as child residence., spending time with your child and child maintenance. We also have experience of dealing with specific issues such as schooling, medical treatment and other welfare issues for the child which must be agreed jointly.
In cases where one parent wishes to move away from the area, or abroad with the child, we can assist with a prohibited steps application.
If you need more information on any of our services please ring to arrange a consultation.Testimonials
Here’s what others are saying:
The one-stop shop for family law issues. I found these to be the cheapest in Cornwall, and with appointments available on evenings and weekends, one of the most convenient – FACT
My family has been using the legal services offered by Mathias Polglase for a few months now and have been very impressed with both the professionalism of the firm as well as commitments made, then being delivered. I have no hesitation in recommending them, I always admire and respect who do what they say that they are going to do, and do it when they say that they will.
Such a professional and personal service!