Resolution’s 6,500 members are family lawyers and other professionals committed to the constructive resolution of family disputes. Our members follow a Code of Practice that promotes a non-confrontational approach to family problems. Our members encourage solutions that consider the needs of the whole family - and in particular the best interests of children.
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A trusted lawyer can play a big part in helping to sort out issues involving the care of the children, the home and the finances. Wherever you are there is a Resolution member near you, ready to help.
Alternatives to court
You can download Separating together, our guide to managing separation and divorce, here.
The guide contains useful information on alternatives to court, and other ways to minimise conflict and reduce the impact of separation and divorce on children.
Information on family law
Our online advice centre provides all the information you need about family law. A wealth of facts sheets and Frequently Asked Questions will help guide you.
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The voice of the family lawyer
Resolution campaigns for the improvement of family law and the family justice system and is committed to developing and promoting the highest standards of practice.
Benefits of joining
Resolution supports the development of family lawyers through its national and regional training programmes, publications and good practice guides.