We all crave a peaceful and happy life, but things don’t always turn out as planned. Sometimes changes to our personal circumstances mean we need professional advice to help resolve problems, even if we didn’t cause them.
At Stephens Scown, we are here to listen to you, and to help you build a better future for you and your family. We can guide you through all aspects of your personal affairs – even ones that appear troubling, tricky or stressful.
Our friendly, specialist team regularly provides no-nonsense advice on family issues, wills and inheritance, property, employment, immigration and dispute resolution. We pride ourselves on communicating clearly, working flexibly, understanding what you’re going through and supporting you in the best way we can. In fact, we’re consistently rated as the top family law firm in the Devon and Cornwall by independent legal guides Chambers and the Legal 500.
Because each client and set of circumstances is unique, we go the extra mile to secure you a brighter and more secure future.Get in touch
Independently ranked as the best solicitors for divorce, children law and family law in the region. Our family lawyers work across Devon and Cornwall from our Exeter, St Austell and Truro offices. “I personally could not imagine any improvement necessary: the team is thorough, informed and excellent.” Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession Family life can be rich and rewarding, and for most...Read More
Managing your money and planning your financial future is a complex task. Without the right advice, your hard-earned wealth could end up sparking a family fall-out or lining the taxman’s coffers, instead of your family or intended beneficiaries. Is your money working as hard for you as it could? Have you invested it wisely? Protected it soundly? Instead of lying...Read More
Trying to resolve your immigration status can be a trying time, especially if your family is involved, or even faces being split up. You may be concerned about whether or not you can safely work in the UK. And with good reason – the penalties for getting it wrong can be steep, anything from a fine to deportation. But don’t...Read More
We all know buying or selling a house is one of the most stressful occasions of your life – but you don’t have to face it alone. Our residential property team have been helping clients with all their conveyancing needs for decades, making sure their home moves go through with the minimum of fuss and the maximum attention to detail – and, of...Read More
Sometimes, life doesn’t always go to plan, and your working life is no different. There may be times when you need the support of a team of legal experts well-versed with employment law. You may feel you have been let go unfairly, in which case we will be happy to advise you on claims for unfair dismissal, or perhaps you...Read More
Few of us go through life without running into the occasional dispute. It might be about a product or service we’ve paid for, or something relating to work. On the other hand, it could be more related to our personal lives, such as a conflict with neighbours – or an issue that threatens to cause a serious rift within the...Read More
Independent legal guide, Chambers and Partners