Family Law

Family Law

Going through the process of the break-up of a relationship through separation and/ or divorce can be a traumatic experience and there are many complicated issues to be discussed, worked through and resolved. We at Fagan Bergin understand Family Law the sensitivities and emotions that may be involved.

Family law issues have become more complex over the years and there is now a significant volume of legislation dealing with the issues involved. Legislation now also covers same sex relationship and cohabitation.

We offer comprehensive advice and assistance in identifying the legal rights and entitlements of those who are married, parties within same sex relationships and those who are co-habiting.

We provide clear guidance and advice and we adopt a constructive and practical approach to help parties either experiencing difficulties or simply seeking clarification as to their position.

From the start we will map out a course of action for your case and we will explain all the steps involved and what we will be doing to help you at this time.

Our aim is firstly to try to achieve resolution using our skill and experience in negotiating. We adopt a non-confrontational approach and seek to quickly and actively engage with the other party’s advisers.

Where agreement is not possible then we aim to guide and represent our client’s best interests through any court processes which become necessary.

We can help you with the following :

  • Separation Agreements
  • Divorce
  • Judicial Separation
  • Nullity
  • Custody/Access
  • Maintenance
  • Inheritance & Pensions rights and entitlements
  • Property transfers and sales
  • Civil Partnership Agreements and disputes
  • Cohabitation issues including property rights
  • Hague Convention Issues
  • Mediation
  • Collaborative Law

If we can help you in relation to any aspect of the above please contact us at