Family Law and Divorce

Our family lawyers in Portsmouth and Waterlooville offer support and advice on all legal issues related to marriage, relationships, children and the wider family.

From access rights and child living arrangements, to property ownership and managing wealth, our role is to protect you and your family’s interests, especially when problems and potential issues are not immediately obvious.

How can we help you?

We can assist with the following matters:

Free 20 minute family law consultation

We offer a free 20 minute family law consultation to discuss your situation. To speak to one of our family law experts or book an appointment at our Portsmouth or Waterlooville office, please call us on 023 9298 1000 or email connect@verisonalaw.com.

Our team

Adam Corcoran
Principal Lawyer and Head of Commercial Property
Andrea Cox
Principal Lawyer - Wills, Trust and Probate
Carla Burt
Conveyancing Assistant - Residential Property
Charlene Griffin
Team Assistant - Family
Charlotte Attwood
Team Assistant - Family
Conor Geoghegan
Solicitor - Commercial Property
David Hawkins
Litigation Executive - Historic Abuse
Ellie Reynolds
Solicitor - Wills, Trusts and Probate
Gemma Johnson
Team Assistant - Residential Property
Iain Belcher
Consultant - Wills, Trust and Probate
Jackie Dobson
Team Assistant - Historic Abuse
Jackie Goring
Solicitor - Commercial Property
Jackie Sneddon
Team Assistant - Family
Jane Pethick
Team Assistant - Employment and Corporate & Commercial
Jane Wheeler
Solicitor - Family Law
Jeremy Paterson
Senior Associate - Dispute Resolution
Lisa Gafarov
Litigation Executive - Historic Abuse
Louise Bambury
Client Service Coordinator
Marie Forbes
Solicitor - Historic Abuse/Litigation
Michael Dyer
Principal Lawyer and Head of Business Law
Natalie Chance
Team Assistant - Marine
Natalie Tait
Team Assistant - Wills, Trust and Probate
Nickie Mills
Team Assistant - Wills, Trust and Probate
Nigel Wale
Team Assistant - Commercial Property
Robert Harris
Consultant - Commercial Property
Sara-Jayne Fildes
National Head of Family Law
Sue Ball
Principal Lawyer, Head of Employment & Southern Region
Tim Reynolds
Principal Lawyer and Southern Region Head of Marine
Tracy Hunns-Clarke
Litigation Executive

Understanding and good at what they do. Impressive
Family

Very friendly and competent service throughout. Would certainly recommend them.
Family

Would use Verisona services if I required any legal assistance in the future.
Family

The staff at Verisona Law are very polite, helpful and courteous. They go the extra mile to satisfy their customer's needs.
Family

Sound professional service with the stated outcomes being success fully completed. Clear and precise advice given with reference to the specifics of the process.
Family

Friendly, professional, helpful and very good service.
Family

Verisona Law courteously and efficiently dealt with our legal requirements. They kept us updated during each stage of the process with clear, concise and competent communication. Many thanks.
Family

Everything was explained in understandable detail and the team assistant was very friendly and clear spoken. Thank you.
Family

Fast service. Was always available. Explanations were good, advice was good.
Family

I found Verisona Law both very professional and very friendly and understanding of my situation and needs. Would recommend them without hesitation.
Family

Absolutely great service for what I needed. Polite and professional
Family

I went to Verisona Law because I had been unsatisfied with two previous attempts with other firms. Verisona gave that real sense of service, made.me feel like a client they were happy to assist at all times and ultimately gave the BEST advice and guidance. Dont waste money; go to Verisona FIRST!
Family

As always clear concise advice & professional service delivered in a friendly 'at ease' manner. Thank you

Family

Very satisfied with my legal representative, very satisfied with their communication, very satisfied with their speed of response to enquiries.
Family

Sara-Jane was brilliant in helping me go through a draft order. Ever so friendly and personable.
Family

Very satisfied that they did what we agreed from the outset and the value for money.
Family

Very satisfied with clear communication, the speed of their responses, and that they did what we agreed at the outset.
Family

Prompt, courteous, polite and efficient.
Family

I was very impressed with your support and advice in this matter.
Family

Fairly satisfied with my legal representative and very satisfied with their approach and clear communication.


Family

Very pleased with service, could not be faulted. Thank you
Family

I was grateful for personal contact and meeting at my house. We had a very pleasant and personal meeting at my home and useful discussion.
Family

A very positive experience.
Family

I found Verisona Law both very professional and very friendly and understanding of my situation and needs. Would recommend them without hesitation.


Family

I have used Verisona Law for a number of family items,. Wills, conveyancing etc. They are an excellent company to deal with.


Family

Very satisfied with the approach of the staff and with my legal representative.


Family

Everything was explained in understandable detail and the team assistant was very friendly and clear spoken. Thankyou.


Family

Sound, professional service with the stated outcomes being successfully completed. Clear and precise advice given with reference to the specifics and the processes involved.
Family

Very friendly and competent service throughout. Would certainly recommend them.


Family

Very satisfied overall, all very straightforward and hassle free.


Family

Fairly satisfied with their communication and very satisfied with their approach and the progress of my matter.
Family

A good service with very helpful staff. A pleasant experience.

Family

Verisona Law courteously and efficiently dealt with our legal requirements. They kept us updated during each stage of the process with clear, concise and competent communication. Many thanks.
Family

Very satisfied with the progress of my matter, very satisfied with their approach and very satisfied with the fees estimate.

Family

Excellent. Would use Verisona services if I required any legal assistance in the future.


Family

I am very pleased with the service which I had from the team at Verisona Law Solicitors, I could not had better. Thank you all very much


Family

Very professional service. Always responded to my queries within 24 hours. Would definitely recommend.


Family

Very happy with the service.
Family

Faultless service throughout, which was such a change from previous experiences with other firms of solicitors.


Family

Very professional, understanding and good at what they do. Impressive.
Family

Highly likely to recommend this firm.
Family

Very satisfied with all areas, including the progress of my matter and their clear communications.
Family

Cannot rate my solicitor, Sara Fildes, more highly. Cannot have got through my divorce without her highly professional assistance. Ten out of ten.
Family

Absolutely great service for what I needed. Polite and professional


Family

Excellent advice from our visit to the Verisona Law. Would have no hesitation in recommending this place.
Family

Thank you Sara for all your support. Going through a divorce with kids is tough going but you certainly made it easier. You were careful and considerate in your approach and always available to answer my queries. Thank you!
Family

Can not thank Sara enough of our phone consultation. She was so kind, friendly and extremely helpful. Totally put my mind at ease. Would definitely recommend her to anyone. Thank you so much....
Family