About us

Emma, Sally, Laura and Marie

 

We are a niche law firm based in Leeds City Centre specialising in Family LawEmployment Law and Mediation.

 

Our Name

 

We worked together as colleagues for a number of years before launching Consilia Legal. At Consilia Legal we share a common approach - we work with our clients to best achieve their goals. This led us to choose the name "Consilia" which means working together in Latin. We believe Consilia represents who we are and our relationship with our clients.

 

Our Directors

 

Our Employment director, Marie Walsh  advises a range of businesses, their directors and shareholders on all aspects of HR and employment law issues. Marie Walsh believes that "our loyal clients appreciate a down to earth and straight talking practical approach to the law and business strategy. My principal aim is to provide practical legal advice to suit the individual and commercial needs of my clients in a timely and efficient manner."

 

Our Family directors, Sally Clark and Laura Clapton advise individuals on relationship breakdown including divorce proceedingsproperty and finances and child related issues. They also advise on asset protection including pre & post nuptial agreements. Laura says "Our aim is always to achieve the best outcome for our clients but also to ensure that the process is as stress free and cost effective as possible in often difficult circumstances. We believe our clients feel completely safe and assured in our hands."

 

Sally and Laura are trained family mediators and offer an all issues family mediation service for both privately paying and legally aided clients. Sally is accredited under FMCA. She is also a direct child consultant and an experienced Professional Practice Consultant supervising other mediators locally.  As lawyers and mediators, Sally and Laura take a constructive and non-confrontational approach whilst also acting robustly as litigators.

 

At Consilia Legal we also offer workplace mediation for employment related disputes in order to avoid costly litigation.

 

To speak to one of our experienced solicitors for some straightforward, pragmatic advice contact us on 0113 322 9222 or at enquiries@consilialegal.co.uk

 

Latest articles

Increase in compensation limits

An update about forthcoming changes in legislation

What's your status?

Do you know your employees from your workers? Read on for more information
man and woman on sofa facing away from each other

Divorce and Separation: what to expect from that first appointment with a solicitor

Here is a guide to the common topics which I often discuss with a client who wishes to separate during that first meeting.
Couple arguing

Had your tinsel in a tangle? Is 2017 a year for change?

Family issues need resolving - options available

New Year, New Office. We're opening in Harrogate.

We open a specialist family mediation service in Harrogate from January 2017.

Contact Us

Text browser and screen reader users: The subject field must be blank for the contact form submission to succeed

Our Head Office

4 Park Place,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS1 2RU

0113 322 9222
enquiries@consilialegal.co.uk