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Kathryn Hulmes, Family Solicitor Joins Glaisyers

By September 9, 2015August 7th, 2018Firm news


Law firm Glaisyers has expanded and now has a family department with the appointment of Solicitor, Kathryn Hulmes.

Having qualified in August 2006, Kathryn spent seven years working as an Associate Solicitor for Rawlison Butler LLP, in Sussex, before returning to her northern roots and joining Gorvins Solicitors in Stockport.

She specialises in advising clients on divorce and civil partnership dissolution, financial implications of relationship breakdown, pre and post nuptial/civil partnership agreements, cohabitation disputes, disputes involving children (including paternity issues), financial settlements for children and domestic violence and emergency injunction proceedings. She has developed a particular niche in assisting individuals whose children have been abducted or taken abroad.

As a member of Resolution, Kathryn aims to deal with family disputes in an amicable, logical, constructive way and adhere to the Resolution Code of Practice, which advocates a non – confrontational approach when seeking to remedy family difficulties.

Having completed the Resolution Accreditation course, Kathryn is a Resolution Accredited specialist, with particular expertise in dealing with cases involving domestic violence and complex children matters.

Kathryn said: “‘I am delighted to be joining Glaisyers Solicitors and building the new family department. I consider this to be an exciting opportunity and relish the new challenge.”

“The Firm has an excellent reputation, with a particular understanding of clients and their needs. I look forward to being part of the Firm’s continued growth and progressive plans for the future.”

Glaisyers’ Joint Managing partner Nick Johnson said “After running a thriving business in the heart of Manchester we are delighted to be expanding with a new family department to add to our full service offering to business owners and their families.”

“Glaisyers are committed to delivering our clients professional, efficient and pro-active legal thinking across a breadth of services from domestic conveyancing to multi-million pound corporate transactions. Yet our size allows us to be nimble and adaptable, but most importantly remain rooted to our principles and have a personable approach to the way we do business.”
Glaisyers Joint Managing Partner Harvey Cohen said “Kathryn’s appointment enables us to provide valuable family law advice to our clients who find themselves in the unfortunate position of being in dispute with their spouse or partner over children matters and divorce, financial and property issues”

“Kathryn is a dedicated, experienced and extremely professional individual. Her role means she will be dealing with very sensitive issues during difficult times for our clients. I am confident Kathryn will quickly become a recognised name amongst the Family Law legal professionals in Manchester”

The press release has also featured in The Insider and The Business Desk

Telephone our Family Helpline in confidence on 0161 833 5686 to get urgent advice or send an email to [rot13 email=””] to book a free thirty minute appointment and find out how we can help.


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