Janet Raeburn - Solicitor
Janet is a solicitor specialising in family law and has been a member of the Kerseys Family Department since she qualified in 2011. Prior to joining Kerseys, Janet completed her Law Degree and Legal Practice Course before moving on to train at a firm in Sussex. Janet became an Associate Solicitor at Kerseys in 2015, and was made a Partner in 2017.
Janet deals with all aspects of family law and undertakes much of her own advocacy, appearing regularly before local courts. Janet supports the Resolution Code of Practice which commits lawyers to dealing with matters in a constructive and non-confrontational way.
Janet understands that the breakdown of a relationship or a disagreement over children can be a distressing and worrying time, and her reassuring and practical approach is an essential attribute within this sensitive area of the law.
“It was an extremely difficult time for me and not only would it have been so much harder without your invaluable help and advice, but also your empathy and understanding.” Julie, Ipswich.
Janet Raeburn is ‘Extremely courteous, conscientious, kind and accessible ’. Legal 500, 2017
Janet advises on a whole spectrum of family law issues including:
- Agreements – Pre-nuptial, Cohabitation and Separation
- Care Proceedings
- Children Matters
- Cohabitation Matters
- Divorce/ Separation
- Financial issues arising from the breakdown of a relationship (marriage or cohabitation)
- Declarations of Trust (setting out interests in property)
Janet spends much of her time taking part in sport, enjoying horse-riding and walking. Janet also enjoys the theatre, live music and comedy.
Janet Raeburn is supported by:
Telephone: 01473 407 105