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Testimonials

James Belderbos delivered an excellent professional service.
 
Great communication, understanding, explained everything clearly and kept me up to date with things. I was made to feel that my needs were of importance any correspondence and telephone calls were responded to very quickly – I would have no hesitation in recommending James.

Alison Wilson Leicestershire

James Belderbos represented me through a divorce. He was easy to talk to and explained anything I didn’t understand in simple terms.
 
Divorces can be very stressful and personal, but I always felt comfortable talking to James. I highly recommend him because without his knowledge I wouldn’t be where I am today.

Julia Lilley, Quorn, Leicestershire

Mr Belderbos represented me. I now have extensive contact with my children despite many difficult challenges – it has changed my life and that of my children for the better.
 
Obviously a talented and knowledgeable lawyer, just as importantly, James was patient, supportive and understanding – exactly the sort of person you need on your side in difficult times.

Ben Blackwell, Yorkshire

I approached James regarding my separation and getting my name removed from the deeds of the property I had shared with my ex-partner and where my 10 year old daughter was living.
 
It was never my intention to deal with this matter through the courts but if I was forced to I would have had done so. With James’s support and advice, we have managed to resolve the matter amicably with a very satisfactory outcome and without the courts. This has been less stressful. It took some time to reach this resolution but the delay was not from our side. We faced challenges including lack of communication and my ex-partner denying my claim until my daughter reached 18 years of age. Despite these difficult situations and with James’s gentle yet firm approach, we managed to overcome them and achieve the outcome I desired with my daughter remaining in the family home.
 
I would have no hesitation in recommending James, his style and approach which certainly worked for me. Thank you James.

Mr M Loughborough Leicestershire

I came across the BBM (Bird Belderbos & Mee) website in July 2015 whilst looking for a solicitor to handle my divorce.
 
Having met James Belderbos for the first time I found him to be professional, knowledgeable and also very understanding to the sensitive situation with regards to my ex wife and the current situation.
 
Throughout the whole process James Belderbos always gave sound advice and was always very approachable handling my calls personally which meant a great deal to me.
 
I would without doubt recommend James Belderbos to anyone requiring a Family Law Professional.

Mr D, Leicestershire

Having found some useful advice on the Bird Belderbos & Mee website I recently contacted James Belderbos for advice as my marriage was in a difficult position. We had a good chat and the advice and help he gave me was excellent. He did not tell me just to get a divorce but discussed whether I actually wanted one and how I might try and work things out with my partner which is what I’m going to do. Not everyone might have done this but James went the extra mile and I really appreciated his help.

Mr Q Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

When I started on the process of divorce after a long marriage I was given 2 bits of very valuable advice. The first was the importance of having a strong team of people around you including friends, family as well as the range of professionals that you also need. The second piece of advice was to go and see James Belderbos. James has provided me with excellent guidance, he listened to what I wanted and then gave me reasonable and realistic, sometimes hard to swallow but always well thought out and above all honest information and help. I truly believe that James cares about his clients and as a result I believe that I arrived at the best outcome for all parties.

Mr W, Leicestershire

Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tiptoe if you must, but take a step“.

Naeem Callaway.

For me in particular, this is true. It was necessary for me to end my marriage of 45 years which is the biggest step I have undertaken in my entire life but was absolutely right. At last, like some sort of chrysalis I am emerging to become the butterfly I always was. Throughout a difficult divorce James Belderbos offered both wise and succinct advice together with support. My gratitude is infinite. It is reassuring to know there are solicitors practicing who take their role seriously and professionally. James Belderbos is one.

JW of Mountsorrel

James was recommended to me when I was new to the area and looking for a good lawyer to help me with my divorce which can be a painful process to go through.

Not only was James extremely attentive to accuracy and detail, he showed compassion and kindness (a trait not often associated with lawyers!) and steered me towards reaching a satisfactory result with my divorce.

Nicole Brent, Nottinghamshire

James Belderbos has assisted me and my husband on a number of occasions with family matters and on each occasion, we have enjoyed working with him and feel totally secure and at ease, knowing that we are in the hands of someone with tremendous experience and knowledge. James always carefully considers all aspects and ramifications before providing opinion or solutions.

Without hesitation, I would recommend James to anyone who has a family matter requiring resolution or professional assistance.

Marie Callaghan, Oakham, Rutland

James has been acting for my sister with her divorce. I was present at the first meeting and was impressed and pleased with the way he got her to open up and talk to him in a way that I have seldom seen her do. James has been very firm and honest with my sister throughout the process, guiding her to make difficult decisions, and acting in an empathic and professional manner at all times. I would be very happy to recommend James to anyone going through a similar situation.

Orlene Palmer, Leicestershire