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Marc Etherington Associate, Family Law

Experience Profile

Marc is a family and divorce solicitor at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Cambridge, who has been working in family law since 2009 and qualified as a solicitor in 2012.

Prior to joining Slater and Gordon, he worked for four years at a successful law firm in Hertfordshire across 3 offices heading the family department.

Marc has grown a reputation in exceeding his client's expectations by achieving agreements and settlements outside of the Court arena. When disputes do require court intervention, Marc is a strong advocate who will go the extra mile to provide his clients with the outcome they seek. This growing reputation has led him to receive instructions from clients across the UK and abroad.

Marc's expertise covers all areas of family law, including handling divorce cases, cohabitation disputes and drafting agreements before, during and at the breakdown of a relationship. Moreover, he handles financial matters surrounding these issues; some of which are complex and involve assets overseas.

Marc has a strong background in acting for clients in complex matters involving children. He has represented parents and grandparents on various disputed issues relating to a child's welfare. This has included relocation cases both domestically and internationally, education, change of surname, domestic violence, sexual abuse, drugs misuse, and decisions as to whom a child shall live with. 


Career history

  • Since 2016 - Slater and Gordon Lawyers
  • 2012 - 2016 - Braddon & Snow Solicitors
  • 2009 - 2012 - Milner Elledge Solicitors


  • Studied at the College of Law, London
  • University of Essex

Professional memberships

  • Member of Resolution Committee