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Our Family Department are here to Support You with a Range of Family Matters

Currently, the high profile court case of Amber Heard and Johnny Depp has gained an abundance of media attention. The lengthy Court Proceedings have mentioned numerous accusations of domestic violence and adultery, both of which are matters our expert family solicitors at Elliot Mather are able assist with. 

Our team at Elliot Mather understand that although this is a high profile case, such issues occur for many individuals on a daily basis. We appreciate that issues requiring a family solicitor are difficult and distressing for all concerned, however, we at Elliot Mather are able to offer expert guidance and sympathetic advice on a wide range of family matters.


Free initial telephone options appointment

Our expert Family Law team are here to take the worry off your hands. We provide a free initial telephone options appointment to see how we can assist in your circumstances. Please call your preferred office below for a no obligation, initial discussion or email and we will call you back.

  • Chesterfield: 01246 231288
  • Derby: 01332 372311
  • Mansfield: 01623 655666
  • Nottingham: 0115 7043388 

Our Services

We have an expert team who are experienced in a wide range of Family Law matters, such as:

  • Pre-nuptial or pre-Civil Partnership agreements
  • Cohabitation
  • Civil Partnerships
  • Separation and divorce
  • Children and Social Services
  • Domestic Violence


We can assist right across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and further afield. It is vital that you call us as soon as possible to arrange an appointment and we can discuss your individual circumstances.

Legal Aid 

Our team take the time to understand the distressing circumstances our clients are in, however, the worry of legal costs can be an added pressure. If you are eligible, Legal Aid makes it possible for you to access legal services, funded by the government, if you do not have sufficient financial means.

Elliot Mather is an approved legal aid firm and will be able to advise you according to your particular circumstances.

How we can help 

At Elliot Mather we understand that no client’s circumstances are alike. Our specialised family lawyers will be able to offer clear and straightforward advice on a variety of circumstances.

The level of help you would like from us is entirely up to you. We can advise and help you to come to a settlement that suits you and your needs, concerning maintenance, the family home, other assets and pensions. Please get in touch with us for more information.


Our Solicitors are able to provide expert advice across the country with a network of offices based in: Chesterfield, Nottingham, Mansfield, and Derby.

How to get in contact 

Our team are on hand to help you and can assist wherever you are based. Please call us for a no-obligation, initial discussion or email and we will call or email you back.

  • Chesterfield: 01246 231288
  • Derby: 01332 372311
  • Mansfield: 01623 655666
  • Nottingham: 0115 7043388

For further updates regarding the high profile case of Amber Heard and Johnny Depp, please follow the link: 

Andrew Yates

LLP Member and Head of Department

Andrew joined Elliot Mather LLP in 2000 as a Legal Executive and subsequently qualified as a Solicitor.  He has been an LLP Member since 2008 and is now head of the Residential Property Department.  

His vision, experience, knowledge and IT skills have been key to the development of the Residential Property Departments across the practice over the last 15 years.   Andrew has a wealth of experience of all types of property transactions and specialises in:-

  • Residential sales and services and purchases.
  • Rights to buy
  • Transfer of equity
  • Re-mortgage/bank security
  • Equity release
  • Deed of Easements
  • New Builds
  • Complex Legal Charges
  • Declaration of Trust
  • Property Developments
  • Complex Property Transactions.

Andrew has a friendly, no nonsense approach to work which is appreciated by clients, Estate Agents, Developers and his staff alike.




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