With a reputation built over many years, Thomas Horton LLP is widely regarded as a leading firm in Worcestershire and the West Midlands in family law.

Specialising in childcare and matrimonial law, our team are all members of the Law Society’s Children and Family panels.

In our matrimonial team, Yvonne Horan is a member of Resolution (a body that adopts a conciliatory approach to relationship breakdown) and a member of the Family Law Panel. Yvonne has previously undertaken Mediation training.


  • Divorce and separation
  • Financial matters
  • Domestic violence
  • Cohabitation agreements
  • Civil partnership agreements
  • Pre- and post-nuptial agreements
  • Change of name documentation
  • Children’s residence and contact arrangements

What our clients say about our Matrimonial Department:

‘I came on recommendation by a former client, the service I received from Yvonne was outstanding- she is a very understanding professional.’ – January 2017

‘Always pleasant and professional- I could always contact Yvonne or her secretary who was just as informative. Yvonne was very professional and approachable, but also understanding’ – November 2016

‘Yvonne Horan was very knowledgeable, experienced and good at explaining option and procedures. Her readiness to seek information from other on-site legal professionals was extremely helpful. Yvonne was unfailingly kind, patient and encouraging thought a lengthy and complex divorce negotiation.’

‘Excellent throughout- thank you to all involved for their support, professionalism and clarity – excellent services.’  – December 2016

‘Very professional and friendly. Although it was a stressful time, it was helped by good service’  – November 2016

‘Stephen was very professional and kind in his approach. Thank you for your support during this time’ – October 2016


Stephen Outhwaite LLB (Hons)

Head of Matrimonial Services - Associate Solicitor

DD: 01527 839423