Family Solicitors in Bury and Manchester

Family Department

The Butcher & Barlow LLP family department is based in our head office on Bank Street in Bury, in the town centre. Our department is home to a highly trained team of family solicitors that can help you with a range of private matters.

If you would like to hear more about how our lawyers can help you, please contact us by calling 0161 797 5650 or filling out the contact form on this page.

Trusted Divorce Lawyers

When it comes to private legal matters, trust is extremely important. We pride ourselves on being respectful of your personal circumstances and strive to always achieve the best outcome for all parties.

Butcher & Barlow LLP has been established for over 130 years and is a family-run business that has been passed down through generations. We have a long-standing history with many of our clients and owe this to the tailored, effective and caring approach we offer.

Our divorce lawyers are on hand to provide sound legal advice and support from the start of the proceedings until your divorce is finalised. We will help you through the proceedings efficiently, helping to reduce the strain that can be placed on you and your family during this time.

Professional Accreditations

Another important aspect of earning trust is through accreditations gained from respected industry bodies. Butcher & Barlow LLP are recognised by Resolution and The Law Society for various facets of family law, giving you complete peace of mind in your legal professional when you need it most.

Our Private Client Team

Our private client team are always on hand to work with our family department for matters such as succession planning and setting up a trust, something we help many clients with throughout Bury and Manchester.

Our expert team of wills and probate solicitors is headed up by Chris Hopkins who is a STEP qualified solicitor, which is ‘the global professional association for practitioners who specialise in family inheritance and succession planning’.

Family and Will Solicitors in Bury and Manchester

If you are looking for family solicitors in Bury and Manchester, contact Butcher & Barlow LLP today to find out how we can help. You can call us today on 0161 797 5650 or fill out our simple contact form and a member of our friendly team will get back to you within 24 hours.

Opening Times


Tuesday 8:30am-5pm
Wednesday 8:30am-5pm
Thursday 8:30am-5pm
Friday 8:30am-5pm


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