Serving the State of New Hampshire Since 1908
Family Law

New Hampshire Family Law Attorneys

Divorce, Child Custody, Visitation & More

Going through a divorce can be a tumultuous and agonizing experience. Estranged couples can be hostile throughout the process and may even demand unfair terms on the division of properties. Determining child custody, child support, and alimony can also be contentious matters.

Parties looking to make their divorce in New Hampshire easier to resolve and cope with can enlist the legal services of Upton & Hatfield, LLC. Our New Hampshire family law attorneys will handle your divorce proceedings with professionalism and discretion so that you can move on with your life.

Our family law attorneys can assist with other family law matters as well, including prenups and postnup agreements.

Contact us now with your questions or concerns and we’ll discuss your case in detail during an initial consultation.

Why Trust Upton & Hatfield

Upton & Hatfield fully understands the complexities inherent in the divorce process. We will find ethical, sensible, and compassionate solutions to settle disputes while being fair to all parties involved.

We treat each of our clients with the utmost respect and promote compassion for both parents and children, having worked closely with many families in New Hampshire over the years.

Attorney Michael S. McGrath, our lead family law attorney, is prepared to provide legal counsel and guidance and will be with you every step of the way. Our combined knowledge, experience, and skill in litigation allow us to safeguard your rights in and out of court, and help you through what may be the most difficult time of your life.

Some of the family law matters that we handle include:

  • Dissolution of marriage
  • Parental Rights and Responsibilities
  • Child support
  • Child visitation
  • Fathers’ rights
  • Division of marital assets and liabilities
  • Alimony

We also handle:

  • Pre-nuptial agreements
  • Post-nuptial agreements

In every case —whether it is divorce or post-divorce restructuring of parenting time—we strive to exceed expectations of our clients and aggressively protect and fight for their rights. You can count on us for a timely, responsive, and innovative approach to handling your case.

Upton & Hatfield, LLP provides legal counsel and representation on divorce and family law matters in New Hampshire. We handle cases throughout the state, in areas including Portsmouth, Concord, and Manchester. Contact us now to set up your consultation.

Client Testimonials

We Built Our Reputation, Client by Client
  • “I was very fortunate to have Upton & Hatfield represent me. Could not of asked for a better experience. I highly recommend using Upton & Hatfield. A++”

    - Merrick C.
  • “Upton and Hatfield is A1. Very courteous and professional. They are very committed to their clients.”

    - Dori D.
  • “Having minimal experience with the legal system, I was grateful for the ease and timeliness of Upton and Hatfield’s response to my employment litigation request.”

    - Jackie D
  • “Heather Burns and her team (Brooke Lovett Shilo and Lauren Simon Irwin) were my Attorneys in my employment discrimination case. They were incredibly professional, super responsive to emails, phone calls and took the time to address any concerns I may have ”

    - Michelle I.
  • “The attorneys and staff at the Hillsborough office were very knowledgeable and helpful. I have also used them for estate planning and have recommended them to many of my friends and family.”

    - Amanda V.

Meet Our Attorneys

Diverse Experience, Personalized Attention

Why Hire Us?

Our Promise to Our Clients
  • A Reputation for Excellence

    We are known for our unwavering commitment to achieving the objectives of our clients.

  • A Legacy of Successful Results

    Our 100-year legacy is built on achieving successful results for our clients.

  • Committed to the Community

    We are proud to support a number of worthy non-profit organizations as a way to give back to our community.

  • Diverse Breadth of Experience

    We provide our clients with full-service legal representation across a variety of practice areas.

  • Client-Focused Solutions

    We pride ourselves on providing our clients with personalized legal representation that meets their unique needs.

  • Experience on Your Side

    Founded in 1908, we put more than 100 years of practice and experience to work for our clients.