Allan Layfield, Director, Solicitor & Collaborative Lawyer

Allan is an experienced Family Law specialist and is a director of Switalskis. He is based at our Huddersfield office.

Tel: 01484 825200

Department:
Family Law

Address:
Norwich Union House, High Street, Huddersfield, HD1 2LR

Email Address:
allan.layfield@switalskis.com

Profile

Allan is an experienced Family Law specialist and as a director of Switalskis he also has a number of management responsibilities across the business. Allan is a member of Resolution and is a trained collaborative lawyer and as such looks to take a constructive approach to divorce and family disputes to help find satisfactory solutions for everyone involved.

Experience

Allan is an experienced Family Law specialist and as a director of Switalskis he also has a number of management responsibilities across the business. Allan is a member of Resolution and is a trained collaborative lawyer and as such looks to take a constructive approach to divorce and family disputes to help find satisfactory solutions for everyone involved.

Allan has been involved in Family Law work since 2001 and he qualified as a solicitor in 2004. He then  joined Switalskis in 2012 as part of a merger with his previous employer and became a director in 2015.

More about Allan

Allan has expertise in all areas of family law and particular experience in:

  • Divorce and separation
  • Division of matrimonial assets
  • Civil partnerships
  • Co-habitation
  • Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act applications
  • Care proceedings
  • Emergency injunctions to protect victims of domestic abuse
  • Child residence and contact (sometimes called ‘custody’ and ‘access’)
  • Child abductions /specific issue applications / removal of a child from the jurisdiction
  • Arrangements for children

To speak to Allan or any member of the Family Law team, contact us through the website or call us on 0800 138 0458