Your McKenzie Friend


Support and guidance to help you represent yourself in the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Family Courts


Click here for free initial telephone or email advice on your divorce or children law issue


Affordable legal help when you need it most

If your relationship breaks down, you may be at one of your lowest points; you may be worried about the future, feeling vulnerable and concerned about being able to afford a solicitor; but don’t worry, you don’t have to face court on your own.


We are aware that the costs of a solicitor are out of reach for most people. If you’ve decided to make your own application to the family court, we can give you expert guidence at an affordable price.


Our Directors, Carol Marsh and Helen Maltby have over 30 years combined experience of family law and have dealt with a wide range of family case.


Up to 75% cheaper than a solicitor


Your McKenzie Friend is your one-stop shop for all aspects of family law.


From helping you to see your children, to explaining the process when you’ve been served with divorce papers, we’re here to help you through it.


What we can help with


•Step-by-step explanation of the court process.

•Drafting and explaining lengthy court documents.

•Explanation of various legal terms and what to expect.

•Guidance and sign-posting to other organisations, including mediation.

•Preparation of documents to ‘court-standard’

•Attendance at court.

•Advice and assistance during your hearing.


Why choose Your McKenzie friend?


Our experience – We are a former solicitor and paralegal who want to help people who cannot afford a solicitor to access the justice system. We’ve helped 100’s of clients and have over 30 years combined experience in family law.


The cost – at only £45 an hour, we’re up to 75% cheaper than a solicitor.


Get it right first time – Helping you prepare documents to ‘court-ready’ standard, means getting the information you need before the court and presenting your case in the best possible way


There when you need us – We can be involved as much or as little as you need us to be; ensuring you’re always in control of your case and your costs.


We are insured - you may have seen media articles about uninsured McKenzie Friends. As a former solicitor and paralegal we believe it is important to be insured.



email: enquiries@yourmckenziefriend.org.uk

Tel: 07903590117 & 07903590125

Directors: Carol Marsh and Helen Maltby

Your Mckenzie Friend Ltd Company Registration No: 08692272

Registered office: The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield S1 4FW

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