Jayne McKenzie Smith Limited specializes in Family Law and deals with all matters relating to relationship breakdown

Jayne's ethos is to approach matters in a sensible, constructive way, aiming to seek a fair solution at a reasonable cost.


About the practice

The Solicitors practice of Jayne McKenzie Smith was set up in 2002. It incorporated in 2007 to become Jayne McKenzie Smith Ltd. Jayne has been a qualified solicitor since 1993.

The practice operates from 95 High Street, Barnstaple and so is accessible to the whole of North Devon. The offices are easy to find and offer a pleasant, welcoming setting to discuss your problems.

The Practice consists of Jayne as sole director and principal practitioner supported by a strong team of secretaries and administration staff

The practice specialises in law that relates to all aspects of family breakdown. The aspects covered are:-

  •     - Issues arising as a result of a separation during a marriage or if you lived together
  •     - Divorce
  •     - Children problems ie residence and contact
  •     - Financial implications of a separation/divorce
  •     - Disputes about finance
  •     - Property disputes
  •     - Local authority intervention in relation to children
  •     - Care proceedings
  •     - Legal representation in court



Legal aid is available to those who meet the eligibility criteria.

Jayne has held a contract with the Legal Services Commission to provide legally aided services since 2003.


Jayne’s qualities are reflected in her accreditations being:-

• Resolution Specialist (since 1999) in:-

    o Private law children cases

    o Financial remedy cases

    o Domestic violence

• Law Society specialist panel member (since 2000)


'I have already recommended you to a family member! I felt very comfortable talking to you.'

  • Authorised & Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority: Practice Number 512696 Jayne McKenzie Smith Limited Company Number 6912657
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