Family Law

Complicated family law issues can often arise within families, causing real distress and sorrow for those affected. From the breakdown of a marriage to child custody disagreements, family issues can be emotionally charged and knowing what the best course of action can be very difficult. Whilst many of us seek to resolve family matters within the home, sometimes the best option all round is to seek outside legal assistance from an impartial source.

Family Law advice from Hunt Solicitors, Holywood, Northern Ireland

How We Can Help?

Hunts Solicitors’ are family law experts and can help guide you sensitively through the legal process from beginning to end. Our aim is to always ensure you have a clear understanding of the options available to you at all times and the implications that various decisions may have on you and your family.

Una Conway heads up the Family Law team and is an accredited member of the Children’s Order Panel. She has also been appointed to sit on the Guardian Ad Litem Panel to represent the interests of children during Care Order proceedings.

Owing to the obvious property issues that can occur during separation or divorce negotiations, Una works closely with the firm’s Conveyancing Department. This brings many advantages for our clients and provides a clear insight into the implications which various decisions may have on your property and finances. If assets need to be divided, including pensions, insurances, endowment policies and associated transfers of equity, careful planning from our property lawyers can ensure our clients get the best possible advice at all times.

Hunt Solicitors is experienced in all aspects of Family Law, including Divorce, Children’s Order matters and Domestic Violence.


Divorce or relationship breakdown can be a very emotional and stressful time for everyone concerned. Big decisions need to be taken which can have a lasting effect on your future, your children, your finances and even your business. You should therefore seek legal advice as early as possible to ensure you can make informed decisions from the beginning.

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Children Order

The protection and safe-guarding of children should be a top priority for all guardians but we understand that matters under “The Children (NI) Order 1995” are sensitive and often complex. At Hunt Solicitors we take a sensitive but pragmatic approach to important matters relating to the welfare of children and always work to get a resolution which is in the child’s very best interest.

Children Order Proceedings including:

Domestic Violence

It is not easy to come forward as a sufferer of domestic violence, but you can be assured that should you require our services in this area we will approach your case sensitively and with the upmost confidentiality.

Contact Us

To speak with Una Conway, head of the Family Law team, regarding your circumstances or to arrange a free initial consultation, please click here to complete our short form to book now and make an appointment.