Family Law Team

Clarkson Hirst Solicitors

Our family law team will see you for a free initial 30 minute interview at our Barrow and Kendal office and for a free initial interview at our Lancaster office.

Kerry Davies

Kerry Davies is a Director of the firm and head of our family law department. Kerry qualified as a solicitor on 1st July 2004. Kerry is a specialist family law practitioner having an accreditation with the law society on the Family Law Advanced Panel specialising in domestic violence and finances on divorce. If you would like a representative who will explain your case in plain language and fight your corner in court you should call Kerry straight away. Kerry can be contacted on 01524 387503 or at

Suzanne Willey

Suzanne Willey qualified as a solicitor on 1st September 2003. Suzanne is a Member of the Children Panel allowing her to act for both parents, other family members and chidlren via thier Guardians. She is also a Resolution accredited specialist with specialisms in domestic violence and private child law. Suzanne specialises in care proceedings and other children related matters. Suzanne has substantial experience of representing clients in the family Courts including complex and unusual cases. Please contact Suzanne on 01524 387503 or at

Leah Kirk

Leah Kirk is a paralegal working in our criminal defence and family law teams. Leah has recently completed her Law degree and is now undetaking her Legal Practice Course along side her full time employment.

Jordan Wallace

Jordan can assist you at any of our offices in all areas of family law including Divorce, Children Law and Care Law. Jordan works with Kerry to deliver you the best possible service at a reasonable charge rate. Jordan will assess if your eligible for legal aid free of charge.