Child Law

At MVLLP we offer expert advice and representation on all aspects of child law, dealing with a wide variety of issues that affect children and their families.

From ensuring that your children continue to live with you to parental responsibility, access and prohibited steps orders, we cover all areas of child law.

Expertise and understanding

You can be certain you’re in safe hands. Our team of child law solicitors are recognised specialists, with accreditation from the Law Society for their expertise.

As well as having an in-depth understanding of child law, the MVLLP team is highly experienced in providing the very best support and legal advice while minimising the emotional impact at what can be an emotional time.

High-quality advice at highly-competitive prices

You will find our fees competitive and good value; we always take into account your individual circumstances when meeting your legal needs.

Financial help may be available for those on lower incomes or receiving benefits in the form of Legal Aid.

Our child law team’s approach

MVLLP’s child Law team is renowned for its dedication, professionalism and sensitivity in helping achieve the best possible outcome for clients needing advice in child law issues.

From your initial appointment right through to court proceedings, your MVLLP solicitor will carefully guide you during the whole process in the most sensitive and respectful manner, taking into account the difficult circumstances you may face. They will help you understand the process, the choices you have and what is the right course of action to take.

We’ll act quickly if necessary

If the situation requires it, our child law solicitors will work swiftly with the social services and police to prevent a child from being put at risk due to the actions of another party.

We offer legal services in all areas of child law, including:

  • Disputes over child custody and access
  • Disputes over parental responsibility
  • Applying for prohibited steps orders
  • Domestic abuse in relation to children
  • Adoption and special guardianship
  • Representation in care proceedings

Language assistance

Language assistance is available if required, with a number of our solicitors being fluent in the main Indian languages of Punjabi, Hindu and Urdu.

Contact us for a discreet, friendly discussion

Get in touch for an informal discussion of your child law requirements with a member of our friendly team. Call us on 020 8597 5097, or email Davinder Sehmi,, Bill Matwala, and Waqqas Malik,