Partner and Head of Family Law
Cath is a Partner of the firm and Head of our Family team, she is responsible for the management and developing of the department.
Cath joined the firms Family team in 2013 after studying her Legal Executive course whilst employed as Legal Secretary. After qualifying in 2009 Cath was accepted as a Fellow member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 2011. Due to her tenacity and significant experience Cath was promoted to Head of the Family Department at Harold G Walker Solicitors. She has a wealth of knowledge in all aspects of Family law and specialises in:
- Financial Remedies
- Children Act Proceedings (Contact, Residence, Prohibited Steps and Specific Issue Orders)
- Parental Responsibility
- Cohabitation/Separation Agreements
- Prenuptial Agreements
Cath is committed to making sure all her clients resolve their matter as swiftly and amicably as possible only involving the Court process as a last resort. She has a friendly approach, not only to her clients, but to all her work colleagues and would prefer to pick up the telephone to discuss matters sensibly than get involved in writing unnecessary and inflammatory letters.
Cath’s Client Testimonials:
“Cath Porter is an approachable professional. I am extremely grateful of her help and support throughout the divorce process. Her guidance and support was invaluable. I would have found this so much harder without her professional guidance, which was given with warmth and understanding.”
“Dear Cath, not sure what words to use to show you how much I appreciate what you have done for me over the past months. You have been amazing and I would not have got through this without you”
“Cath is an asset to your business, would not hesitate to recommend 10/10