Austin and Carnley handle every aspect of Family Law and have a wealth of experience in areas such as:

  • Divorce ( Marriage and Civil Partnership Breakdown )

  • Financial aspects of the breakdown of Marriage

  • Issues relating to Children on breakdown

  • Cohabitation breakdown

  • Prenuptial and Cohabitation Agreements

We do all we can to minimise the stress and anxiety of these life changing events and guide you through with compassion and expertise.



Simon Peacock

Simon qualified as a solicitor in 1986 and since then has built up 36 years of experience in Matrimonial Law, Employment and Dispute Resolution.

Simon handles all aspects of Family Law including Separation and Divorce, financial issues, disputes concerning children, and unmarried couples.


In the field of dispute resolution he deals with both commercial and domestic civil litigation and contentious employment matters.

Simon is very conscious of the pressure that clients may be under and throughout his long career he had an empathetic approach, but at the same time strives to achieve the best outcome for his clients.

In his spare time Simon enjoys badminton, walking and even occasionally some jogging. He also enjoys quality time with his wife and children.

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Legal Secretary

Linda Coleman

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