About us

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Founded some twenty seven years ago in Chelmsford, Essex (originally as Garrods Solicitors) Garrods Law Ltd are a firm of solicitors specialising in “family matters”. We are specialist lawyers, representing our clients in civil courts as advocates, including in the High Court and the Appeal Courts.

Garrods Law Ltd has handled thousand of cases, ranging from the straightforward to the highly complex, enjoying respect and a fine reputation for the tenacious and dedicated representation of our clients, especially in cases involving disputes over children, whether representing the children, parents, grandparents or other family members or children’s guardians; in care proceedings.

Modern life is diverse and dynamic but this can bring challenges and difficulties. We are experts in assisting you to resolve disputes involving children or financial matters on family breakdown or cohabitation issues, separation agreements, obtaining protection where there has been domestic abuse or child abuse through injunctions and where matters cannot otherwise be resolved by advising and representing you at court, including at final hearings.

Garrods Law Ltd will assist you to prepare for the future and to deal with the loss of loved ones by offering a comprehensive legal service which includes wills, probate and lasting powers of attorney, to ensure your family is fully protected.

We are dedicated, flexible, sympathetic, and endeavour to fully understand your individual needs, whilst providing clear and sound legal advice.

Garrods Law Ltd are approved by the Legal Aid Agency to provide legal aid to eligible clients under the Legal Aid scheme for family law matters. This means that the Legal Aid Agency has audited our practises and procedures and found them to be of a very high standard (Specialist Quality Mark accreditation).

If instructing us on a private basis, we have a variety of services which can be tailored to your budget and the requirements of your case.