East Anglian Chambers's family team acts on the full range of family matters, though it is perhaps more well known for children law work. The set is praised by clients for housing 'some real gems' in family law and the 'generally brilliant' availability of counsel.”

Legal 500 (2020)

Our team of family law barristers at East Anglian Chambers, have a wide range of expertise in all aspects of legal problems affecting families.  Whether you need advice or representation in relation to a divorce, separation, contact with your children, a dispute over finances, or what should happen to the family home, there is a barrister here ready to help.

At East Anglian Chambers we specialise in many aspects of the law as it impacts on the family:

  • Care and adoption
  • Child arrangements including residence, contact and child abduction
  • Court of protection
  • Domestic abuse
  • Family finance in all circumstances where there is a dispute over assets following a a relationship break down
  • Inheritance, probate and trusts

Our expert family law team are here to help with all those matters and many more. If you would like to speak to one of the family law team, please call 01473 214481 and our clerks will put you in touch with the best member of the family law team to help your situation.


Covid-19 : Important family law information and resources

At the request of HHJ Lynn Roberts, Designated Family Judge for Essex and Suffolk, we are pleased to provide the following information and guidance for those needing assistance while normal service has been suspended in the courts.  It has been assembled by Anglia Ruskin University with input from DJ Molineaux.  Please see

Our Family Law team