Parfitt Cresswell trading as Keene Marsland

Parfitt Cresswell

Parfitt Cresswell
6 Clanricarde Gardens
Tunbridge Wells

Contact: Sarah Jelly
Telephone: 01892 526442
Fax: 01892 543076

Geographical Regions Covered: Kent, Sussex, Surrey and surrounding areas.

Disabled Access: Yes (Fulham office)
Legal aid: No
Mediation: Yes - we have two trained mediators - Sarah Jelly and Juliet Franklin
Collaborative law: Yes - we have three collaboratively trained solicitors, Sarah Jelly, Juliet Franklin and Vanessa Cozens.
Special Initial Interview Offer: We offer a completely free no obligation initial consultation. We will also arrange appointments at the convenience of our clients and we offer out of hours (early morning, evening and weekend) appointments. We also offer home / office appointments if it is not convenient for clients to attend our offices.

Head of Family Team: Teresa Payne - Managing Partner
Family Team Members: Teresa Payne, Emma Leavesley - Solicitor, Elizabeth Jones Solicitor, Tina Hylands Legal Executive, Vanessa Cozens Solicitor
Collaborative Lawyers: Sarah Jelly Solicitor, mediator & collaborative lawyer, Juliet Franklin Solicitor, mediator & collaborative lawyer, Vanessa Cozens Solicitor and Collaborative Lawyer
Resolution Members: All members of our Family team are Resolution members.
Resolution Areas of Expertise: Sarah Jelly, Vanessa Cozens and Juliet Franklin are collaboratively trained by Resolution. Sarah Jelly and Juliet Franklin are both Resolution trained mediators.
Specialist Panel Memberships: Sarah Jelly is an accredited specialist in Family Mediation and a Member of the Family Law Panel.

Other departments: Wills & Probate, Civil Litigation, Conveyancing, Commercial Property, Employment, Intellectual Property, Corporate & Commercial

About The Firm

Parfitt Cresswell are a modern, forward thinking law firm operating from four offices in Windsor, West London, Tunbridge Wells and Edenbridge.

We aim to provide our client with a full range of legal services which means that we can deal with nearly all legal requirements entirely in house.

The Family Team offer a highly specialised service covering all areas of family law practice including litigation work and advocacy, collaborative law and family mediation. Our team recognise the personal and sensitive nature of every family matter. We appreciate that each client's needs and preferences will be different and therefore hope that by offering a wide range of family solutions, we are able to offer a bespoke service to all of our clients.

We pride ourselves on offering a personal, friendly and supportive service to our Family clients and we work closely with each client to help them find the best solution for themselves and for their children for the future.

As our team are highly specialised, we are able to offer advice in all areas of Family law and practice including (but not limited to); divorce & finances (with a particular specialism in financial matters including complex financial structures, business assets, trusts, offshore assets, pensions and maintenance), Children matters including residence, contact, financial issues and all related matters, emergency relief and injunctions, separation agreements, cohabitation disputes and advice to unmarried partners and parents, Civil Partnership Dissolutions, Pre and Post Nuptial agreements and any associated matters.

All of our Family Team are members of Resolution. Sarah Jelly, Juliet Franklin and Vanessa Cozens are also collaboratively trained by Resolution. Sarah Jelly is also an accredited Family Law Specialist and accredited mediator. In addition to being a Resolution Member, Sarah Jelly and Juliet Franklin are also Resolution trained Family Mediators and actively practice mediation (in addition to legal practice).

We offer every client a completely free, no obligation initial consultation. We understand that it is important to make the right decision when choosing what solicitor you wish to represent you in any family matter, which is why we offer our clients the opportunity to meet and obtain free advice from our team before making any decision about future representation. We also aim to offer consultations at the convenience of our clients, we are happy therefore to offer out of hours and home / office appointments.

Parfitt Cresswell also offer a wide range of other legal services including; Wills & Probate, Tax Planning, advising elderly and vulnerable clients, Civil Litigation, Conveyancing, Commercial Property, Employment, Intellectual Property and Corporate & Commercial.

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