Family Finance

Family Finance

Our expert Family Finance Barristers are ranked as “leaders in their field” by the Legal 500 and are ranked in the Chambers & Partners guide. We have extensive experience of all types of matters from complex high net worth case to those with more moderate assets and incomes.

 

Members are known for providing robust but sensible advice as well as being approachable. 

 

Our specialists are experts in cases involving Investments, Trusts, Business Assets, Pensions, Financial provision for Children and all other aspects of Financial Provision following the breakdown of a marriage or partnership.

Our areas of specialism include:

  • Foreign or complex assets
  • Inheritance Act Claims and Contested Probate matters
  • Interim application, including maintenance pending suit
  • Injunctions
  • Non-disclosure of assets
  • Schedule 1 Applications
  • TOLATA
  • Trusts and intervenors

This set comes recommended for its members' expertise in children and matrimonial finance matters. The children cases range across both public and private law work, and include those concerning non-accidental injury, sexual abuse and fabricated illness. On the financial side, the set's barristers demonstrate the ability to act in substantial financial remedies cases as well as Schedule 1 and TOLATA matters.

~ Chambers UK Bar Guide 2020

Specialising in matrimonial finance and children matters. Members appear in the regional courts as well as the High Court and the Court of Appeal. They often act in financial remedy proceedings relating to farms, companies, properties and other assets. In addition they are adept at dealing with serious child care allegations including physical abuse and death.

~ Chambers UK Bar Guide 2019

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