• Mary-Ellen Glasgow – McKenzie Friend

    McKenzie Friend's are people who can help those who are litigant in person

    I have supported many people over the past 25 years in Criminal, Civil and Family Matters in my role as an Independent Advocacy Specialist and also as a McKenzie Friend. Similar boundaries apply to both roles in that both require me to abide by a strict code of practice regarding confidentiality and to demonstrate high […]

  • Mary-Ellen Glasgow – McKenzie Friend

    McKenzie Friend's are people who can help those who are litigant in person

    I have supported many people over the past 25 years in Criminal, Civil and Family Matters in my role as an Independent Advocacy Specialist and also as a McKenzie Friend. Similar boundaries apply to both roles in that both require me to abide by a strict code of practice regarding confidentiality and to demonstrate high […]

  • Lynne James – McKenzie Friend

    Lynne James is a Mckenzie Friend

    I am a fully trained McKenzie Friend and have a huge passion for helping men and women through the challenges of divorce with practical, hands on guidance though the Court process, together with essential emotional support, saving thousands of pounds in legal costs.I offer support and guidance with confusing stuff like Court form filling and […]

  • Nicky Matheson-Durrant – Family Law Clinic

    Family Law Clinic Berkshire is a McKenzie Friend Service

    I’m the Director of the Family Law Clinic Ltd, the low cost alternative to divorce Solicitors. Having identified the need for an alternative to expensive Solicitors and Barristers, I founded the first lay, fee-charging, divorce and court support service, coining the phrase ‘Professional McKenzie Friend’. This term has become widely adopted throughout the UK. I […]

  • Divorce and Legal Advice

    divorce and legal advice

    For most people, when they walk down the aisle, divorce is the last thing on their mind. The wedding was tricky enough to plan, but the separation or divorce, well that’s even more complicated.  You may have had some stress when you tied the knot, but untying it, well that’s another story and one which […]

  • Jackie Smith – Your Choice Divorce Coaching

    Jackie Smith Divorce Coach and McKenzie Friend

    Hi, I’m Jackie Divorce lawyer turned divorce coach and McKenzie Friend. My service is tailor made for anyone thinking about or going through a separation. I take care of you and can do anything from helping you understand the law, preparing you for court or just being someone to talk to when it all feels […]

  • So you’re thinking about joining The Hug Directory?

    do you want to join the Hug Directory

    Thank you for your interest. We are delighted that you are considering being part of our exclusive community. So, what’s in it for you? Why should you advertise in The Hug Directory? The Group Hug’s “store front” is a whole host of blogs and information, bringing your potential clients “through the door” to www.thegrouphug.com and […]

  • Divorce and Dissolution

    divorce or dissolution we give you the facts

    You’ve arrived at the point where you need go through the process of dissolution or divorce. You may have been milling things over for months or even years. Alternatively, you may be in shock because something has happened to lead you to want to separate or divorce. This event could be discovering that your partner […]