Represent yourself in court
Be Prepared, Be Ready. Be Confident.

Representing yourself in court is not as difficult as it may seem. People nowadays look to YouTube for ‘how-to’ videos which explain how to achieve a certain outcome – From cake making, plumbing, fixing the brakes on a car to making IKEA furniture. Going to court is no different. Once you have an idea of what you are doing, the rest falls into place.

Simon Walland Family Law is dedicated to showing you how to help yourself. We offer free lectures and intensive online courses that explain how to deal with each element of a court hearing – So that you can attend court prepared, ready, and, above all, confident.

For additional reassurance, Simon is able to suggest someone experienced to go to court with you if you prefer, or to be on hand to assist you when at court. (Charges apply)

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If it is not possible to come to a sensible arrangement for who sees the children, and when, you may need to use the services available on this site.

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Following a Divorce or separation, you will need to manage your finances independently. It is also possible to recover your share of the finances if you are unmarried. If an agreement cannot be reached, or if you are unsure how to divide your assets and debts, you can access the services in this site to assist you in resolving those issues.

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Use our divorce service to bring an end to your marriage in the most straightforward way possible. We will show you how to prevent your Divorce from being blocked or refused. If your Spouse claims that they will prevent your application succeeding, we will explain how to get it through regardless

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Simon Walland
Knowledgeable, reliable, experienced

Simon first attended the Family Court in Medway when his ex-wife offered him one hour per month to see his two children. Having established alternate weekends and half of all holidays, together with an interest in law, he became a McKenzie Friend and attended court with other fathers who were struggling to see their children properly. He later became the Chairman for a charity for Mothers who found themselves in a similar position. Simon has been a Mckenzie Friend since 2002.

Having attended college studying Family Law, he then undertook a Law Degree followed by the Bar Vocational Course and was Called to the Bar in 2010.

Simon trains McKenzie Friends and individuals that represent themselves, and has taught at the Welsh Assembly, Charities, Support Groups and University.

If you are looking for knowledgeable, reliable and experienced help, Simon is your man.


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