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Graham Fletcher: McKenzie Friend

McKenzie friends support litigants in person to present their own case at family court hearings, when they cannot afford legal representation. They accompany the person at the court hearing to assist with out of court negotiations, note taking, providing emotional support and quietly advising on points of procedure.

Paid McKenzie friends provide a support and advisory service for parents involved in family court hearings, who cannot afford a solicitor. Initial consultation is free. Email a short summary of your situation beforehand to arrange.

Prior to the court hearing McKenzie friends can assist people with application forms, understanding how family courts work and the preparation and wording of their statements.

Graham works as a professional McKenzie friend, based near Reading with years of experience supporting parents in family courts across southern England. He has over 100 online reviews and testimonials from clients. He successfully presented his own case in his own divorce proceedings, without a solicitor and his two children live with both parents equally. He's passionate about sharing his knowledge of how family court really work with parents who decide to present their own case at court so they too can achieve positive outcomes. His child-centred approach is a result of 15 years experience of working with children and families. He is a qualified mentor. He assists people to remain calm and focused on the day of court and his many client testimonials show that you can put your trust in him as the right McKenzie friend for your family law hearing.

Type of service:

  • parenting support
  • advice for schools
  • advice for parents.

Who to contact

Graham Fletcher
McKenzie Friend
01635 869730
07906 956035 - Text only
McKenzie Friend

Other Details


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£80 per hour basic
£100 per hour Evenings
Half day court hearing £275 plus travel expenses


This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Slough Family Information Service website and Slough Borough Council cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations