The Matrimonial Pot - a Loan or a Gift? A common question that often arises when dealing with financial aspects of a divorce is whether money and/or assets given to a married couple (individually or together) by a third party prior to, at the outset or...
Our Commitment to Our Clients
We are specialist solicitors practising exclusively in the areas of family and education law. We will provide you with clear and direct advice tailored to the particular circumstances of your case. We are highly skilled negotiators and have a proven track record, a significant number of our clients come to us through personal recommendation. Please take a few minutes to read through our what our client’s say page. You will receive excellent service together with professional advice.
We have years of experience and our own distinctive and refreshing style – there are no stuffy lawyers at Chapman Pieri Solicitors!
Our Ethos is value for money. We offer you the personal touch and will treat you the way we would expect to be treated no matter how big or small your case may be.
We will listen to you and act with integrity and uncompromising professionalism.
We will work hard for you and also work with you to help you achieve the best possible outcome
We will deliver exceptional legal advice at affordable prices.
Instructing Chapman Pieri Solicitors
If you wish to proceed and instruct Chapman Pieri Solicitors we will confirm our estimated fees and our hourly charge-out rates in a written client care letter, which we will ask you to sign and return to us.
If you instruct Chapman Pieri Solicitors one thing you can be assured of, is that you will get quality legal advice. You should not be deterred from seeking legal advice because of the fear of costs. You will quickly be told what your estimated costs are likely to be. There will be total transparency in relation to your legal costs as we know no one likes nasty surprises. If at any time you have any query about your costs, then you should not hesitate to contact us immediately to discuss your concerns.
We shall endeavour to bill you regularly to prevent costs mounting up and to ensure that you are aware of what your costs are as your case proceeds.
When you receive your bill, you will also receive a breakdown of your costs for that bill so that you can see exactly how and what you are being charged for.
We know and understand that you will want to know at the outset how much everything is going to cost you. We will normally explain the costs of our services during our initial consultation as the costs will be case specific. We will have a better understanding of your case after meeting with you. We shall endeavour to keep you fully updated on a regular basis so that you can budget accordingly.
We do offer some fixed fees depending on the service that you require. Please ask and we will be happy to provide you with the requested information about fees.
Plain English Please!
We avoid legal jargon wherever possible and on the rare occasion when we have to use it, it will be explained to you in plain English.