Meet our Mediation Specialists

Richard Hoare Partner
Richard is a Partner and Head of our family team and specialises in dealing with substantial financial claims on divorce or separation and complex cases involving children. Richard is an experienced mediator, having trained in 1997, and a member of Resolution. He is also a trained Collaborative lawyer.

Oliver Hall

Oliver is a Senior Solicitor and Mediator in our family department. Oliver is based in our York and Scarborough offices. His local knowledge of the Ryedale and North Yorkshire area means he is able to offer an exceptional insight into financial matters arising from family breakdown often involving farming partnerships and inherited assets. Oliver also mediates with couples in cases involving children. Oliver is a member of Resolution.

Stephanie Jewitt

Stephanie provides support to our mediation team, overseeing the day to day running of Family Solution and liaising with solicitors and clients. As administrator of our mediation service Stephanie will be your main point of contact for co-ordinating appointments and handling queries.

"Yesterday's meeting was informative and really helpful. I really appreciated your honest and sincere advice; it helped me to gain a sense of perspective and find a way forward. Thanks once again for your help... I really could not have asked for a better service."