Welcome to Rucklidge Law –
Family Law Solicitors in York, Selby, Barnsley , Sheffield & Leeds
We look after the law so you can look after the ones you love.
As specialist lawyers, we are here to help you with your family law needs. If you need help with legal issues relating to children, advice around divorce, help with making a will or dealing with a loved one’s estate through probate, we are here to help.
FREE Inital Consultation
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When it comes to legal processes, we know how daunting things can be, that's why we offer a FREE Initial consultation, so you can talk to an expert Family Lawyer and take the right steps from the start.
Specialist Family Lawyers here for you and your family
We know how important family is to you. That is why our specialist lawyers understand that if you need help with a Family Law issue, advice about a making a Will, or dealing with a loved one’s estate, you are probably going through a life-changing event. We believe you should have a professional on your side, who can support you through the legal process as smoothly as possible, during what we know is a stressful time for you and your loved ones.
Family Law Solicitors in York, Selby, Sheffield and Barnsley
We look after the law so you can look after the ones you love
Rucklidge Law is a small family law firm of solicitors based in York, Wakefield, Selby, Sheffield, Barnsley and the surrounding areas. We work with clients across the UK and specialise in legal issues relating to children and adoption, advice around divorce and separation, and help with making a will or dealing with a loved one’s estate through probate.
Navigating the law can be daunting and your family lawyer will be there to support you every step of the way. We understand that you could be going through a life-changing event, which can be a stressful time for you and your family.
Our specialist lawyers will explain everything to you in clear, simple terms and keep you informed as your case progresses. With a professional at your side, we’ll guide you through the legal process as smoothly as possible to minimise disruption to your life and loved ones.
Book a free 30-minute consultation to talk to an expert about your situation.
How a family lawyer can help
Divorce & Separation
We’re here to support you through the emotional, legal and practical challenges of divorce, separation or ending a civil partnership.
When families break up, we can help finalise decisions about care, contact and living arrangements.
We’re also experts in adoption and guardianship.
From pre-nups and cohabitation agreements, to financial settlements and consent orders, we can advise you on a range of financial matters.
Planning for the future
It’s never too early to plan for the future. We’re specialists in will writing, appointing a lasting power of attorney as well as probate services.
Our commitment to you
You’re in safe hands
We believe your family law firm should make things as easy as possible for you. We’ll give you a single point of contact with an experienced family lawyer who you can trust and build a relationship with.
We keep you informed
Waiting for information is stressful. We’ll do everything we can to make sure you’re never waiting unnecessarily and are kept up-to-date on the progress of your case every step of the way.
We help you understand the legal process
Legal matters can be complex, especially if it’s the first time you’re dealing with them. We explain everything in simple terms and guide you through the legal process so you understand what’s happening.
You’re our priority
Our family law solicitors work with a limited number of clients each to make sure we’re always available when you need us. If we’re busy when you call, we’ll always get back to you as soon as possible.
Why Choose Us?
- We’re experts in family law, wills and probate
- We have over 20 years of legal experience
- We believe in a no-nonsense approach to legal advice and representation
- Our rates are highly competitive
- We’re a member of Resolution — a code of practice specifically developed for family lawyers.
Free 30-minute legal consultation
We offer a free inital consultation with one of our family law solicitors so you can talk to an expert about your case and take the right steps from the start.
Get in touch today.
How Rucklidge Law can help
Our commitments to you
You're in safe hands
We understand that you may be going through a difficult time. We’ll give you one point of contact, an experienced lawyer that you can trust and build a relationship with.
At Rucklidges we keep you informed
We know it can be stressful waiting for information. We won’t keep you waiting unnecessarily, we will always let you know about progress on your case as soon as we do.
Helping you Understand the Legal Process
Legal matters can be complex, especially if it's the first time you've had to deal with them. We'll explain everything to you in simple terms and guide you through the process so that you know what's happening.
You're our priority
We don't overload our lawyers with too many clients, we keep our workload manageable so that we make sure we are available to you if you need us. If we are busy when you call, we'll always get back to you as soon as we can.