Plymouth and South West firm Act Family Law offers you comprehensive options for resolving divorce, family law and relationship issues. We are committed to finding the most effective solutions for you, taking account of your individual circumstances, budget and needs.

What We Do . . .

Maintenance Payments For Children
There are also financial orders that a court can make against a parent for the maintenance and care of their children. These may include maintenance (income) orders and lump sum orders. In some circumstances a parent can be required to make provision to provide a child (and the parent caring for them) with accommodation until the child is adult. There are a range...

Latest News . . .

Act Family Law is merging with GA Solicitors
In 1997 Ian Downing created Act Family Law as the first specialist family law firm in Plymouth. As times change, we have adapted to enable us to...


Family Dispute Resolution Week starts 24th November!
Resolution's biggest public-facing campaign of the year, Family Dispute Resolution Week, launches today. The campaign has a number of different...



Act Family Law (SRA number 565485) is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

You can see the SRA Code of Conduct here: http://sra.org.uk/solicitors/handbook/code/

Downing, Ian