At AFG LAW our solicitors understand that your children are the most important people in your world. We know that you love them and always want to do your best for them; and that includes getting the best legal advice and support when difficulties arise.


Our children lawyers can offer advice to parents and family members on a wide variety of problems and will work closely with you to ensure a full understanding of the issues and provide tailored advice, unique to your family circumstances. The family court places children’s welfare as the paramount consideration in any decisions they are asked to make, our solicitors do the same to ensure that your children’s best interests are at the heart of everything we do.


Our family solicitors make up the largest department at AFG LAW and are one of the biggest specialist children teams in Greater Manchester. Our award winning family law team includes Resolution members, accredited children law specialists and higher court advocates; we have the experience and expertise to help you secure the best possible outcome for both you and your children.


How we can help


  • Arrangements for your children
  • Specific issue order
  • Prohibited steps order
  • What can I do to resolve the arrangements for my children without going to Court? Mediation and Negotiation
  • How we can help you if the other parent has made an application to Court
  • Making an application to court for your children
  • Emergency applications to court for your children
  • Enforcing an order about your children
  • Varying an order about your children
  • Breaching a court order about your children
  • Leaving the UK
  • Relocating within the UK
  • Taking a child abroad
  • Changing a child’s surname
  • Special Guardianship Orders
  • Grandparents
  • Stepparents
  • Parental responsibility
  • Legal aid and children issues



Contact AFG LAW

Our family law solicitors at AFG can offer advice on all areas of family law.

Contact familysolicitor@afglaw.co.uk for further information or call us on 01204 377600.

We offer a range of
Children on Relationship Breakdown services

Who is going to help you?

Family Law

Our family team can help you with a full range of legal services.


Contact familysolicitor@afglaw.co.uk for further information or call us on 01204 377600

Not sure what you need?

Picking up the phone to one of our team will not commit you to taking things forward. We are happy to have an initial, totally confidential conversation with you and go from there.

Give us a call

  • Bolton 01204 377600
  • Bury 0161 359 3880

Or send us an email

Award-winning legal services

We offer a full range of legal services for individuals and businesses alike.

Many of our services are provided UK-wide, with our physical offices located in Bolton and Bury.

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