ORJ Solicitors welcomes Mike Vale to the family law team.

Stafford based ORJ Solicitors has announced the appointment of Mike Vale who joins as a director of the company’s family law team. Mike, a former joint Head of the Family Law department for Irwin Mitchell in Birmingham, has over 40 years experience in all departments of family law and joins ORJ at a time of expansion.

Patrick Tedstone, Managing Partner at ORJ said, “I am delighted to welcome Mike to the team. He is without doubt one of the most experienced family law and matrimonial specialists in the Midlands and is highly regarded by his contemporaries.

“He is a member of Resolution (formerly known as The Solicitors Family Law Association) and adheres to the Resolution Code of Practice. Mike also has been rated by the Legal 500 as being “highly regarded” and “noted for his conciliatory approach.” He is very much an authority on matrimonial issues and, as such, has acted for a very broad spectrum of clients.

“Mike joins a well-established team here at ORJ and his strengths will complement our business. I am confident he will help us to build on our already strong reputation,” Patrick added.

Mike Vale commented, “This is a tremendously exciting opportunity to join a progressive and respected organisation. ORJ has been building an enviable reputation for the quality of their work and my expertise, particularly in the area of complex family financial disputes, will add yet another dimension to their high quality service offering.

“I always go the extra mile for all of my clients and pride myself on delivering exceptional client care and a high degree of personal service,” Mike concluded.

Outside of work, Mike is very much a family man, a lifelong supporter of Walsall F.C. and has a keen interest in soul music.

Mike can be contacted on 01785 223440. mike.vale@orj.co.uk